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Robin                          DiFrancesco

Robin DiFrancesco MT ASCP, MBA

Department of Pharmacy Practice

TPRC Scientific Manager and Research Assistant Professor

 

Education and Training:
  • MBA, The State University of New York at Buffalo, School of Management (1986)
  • BS, D'Youville College (1980)
Employment:
  • Instructor, Pharmacy Practice, The State Univserity of New York at Buffalo (1997-present)
  • Quality Assurance and Laboratory Manager, Pharmacy Practice, The State University of New York at Buffalo (1993-present)
  • Laboratory Coordinator, Pharmacy Practice, The State University of New York at Buffalo (1981–1996)
Awards and Honors:
  • UB SOPPS Research Staff Recognition Award (2009)
  • D’Youville College, Department of Mathematics and Sciences Student Award (1980)


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Professional Memberships:
  • The Society For Quality Assurance
  • American Society of Clinical Pharmacists; Medical Technologist
Presentations:
  • "Translational Pharmacology Research Core: An Interdisciplinary Drug Development Initiative" Academic Drug Discovery Conference (ADDC) (2013)
  • "Complex Pharmacology Samples" ACTG Annual Meeting (2013)
  • "Clinical Pharmacology Quality Assurance and Quality Control Program" ACTG Annual Meeting (2012)
  • "Comparison of Modeled and Non-modeled Clearance Values for Efavirenz" Translational Science 2012 (2012)
  • "Novel Translational Approach to HIV Medication Management Utilizing Task Shifting and Healthcare Informatics" Translational Science 2012 (2012)
  • "Novel Translational Approach to HIV Medication Management Utilizing Task Shifting and Healthcare Informatics" Unite For Sight 9th Annual Global Health & Innovation Conference, Yale University (2012)
  • "Using Quality-Driven Phased Assessments to Build Pharmacology Laboratory Capacity for HIV Clinical Research in Resource Limited Countries" 28th SQA Annual Meeting & Quality College (2012)
  • "Establishing an International Network for Using Health Information Technology in HIV/TB Medication Management Research" 2011 AMIA Summit on Clinical Research Informatics (CRI) (2011)
  • "Interindividual Variability of ABCB1 Expression in Peripheral Blood Mononuclear Cells from HIV-Infected Patients" 2010 Interscience Conference on Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy (ICAAC) (2010)
  • "Pharmacology Study Conduct in ACTG Protocols" IDS Clinical Trials Group (ACTG) Annual Meeting (2010)
  • "National HIV Drug Interaction and Antiretroviral Therapeutic Drug Monitoring Registry." American Society of Health System Pharmacists, Midyear Clinical Meeting (2005)
  • "Biological Matrix Suppression Concerns in LC-tandem MS Analytical Methods" FAll 2005 Meeting NERCDG (2005)
  • "National HIV Drug Interaction and Antiretroviral (ARV) Therapeutic Drug Monitoring (TDM) Registry" 6th International Workshop on Clinical Pharmacology of HIV Therapy. (2005)
  • "From Traditional Ultraviolet or Fluorescence Detection to state-of-the-art Mass Spectrometry: Early Experiences at The University at Buffalo LCMS Facility" NERCDG Annual Meeting (2001)
  • "Pharmacology Labs for Dummies" AACTG Annual Meeting (2001)
  • "From Traditional Ultraviolet or Fluorescence Detection to state-of-the-art Mass Spectrometry: Early Experiences at The University at Buffalo LCMS Facility" NERCDG Annual Meeting (2000)
  • "Pharmacology Labs for Dummies" AACTG Annual Meeting (1999)
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Contact Information

Center of Excellence
Buffalo, NY 14260
Phone: (716)881-7465
Email: rda@buffalo.edu


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