At the American Association Colleges of Pharmacy 2008 Annual Meeting the following faculty members made research presentations:
Gayle Brazeau: “Implementation and Assessment of a Formal Junior Faculty Review Process for Enhancing Professional Development.” Brazeau G, Fan-Havard P, Bednarczyk EM.
Linda Catanzaro: “Development and Implementation of Web-based HIV Pharmaceutical Care Continuing Education and Certificate Programs.” Catanzaro L, Nelson M, Warrick J, Lliguicota F.
Karl Fiebelkorn and Peter Brody: “Pharmacy’s Roll in Poison Prevention Outreach Activities in Elementary School Age Children.” Fiebelkorn K, Brody Jr PM, Brazeau G, Bednarczyk EM.
Pat Grace: “Method of Note-taking in Lecture and Effects on Achievement in College Students.” Grace P, Reiman AT, Nelson M.
Karl Fiebelkorn received the National Community Pharmacists Association Foundation’s Faculty Liaison Excellence Award. Karl will receive an engraved trophy, registration and accommodations to the NCPA Annual Convention and a $1,000 philanthropic contribution.
Scott Monte published Monte SV, Paolini NM, Slazak EM, Schentag JJ, Paladino JA. Costs of treating lower respiratory tract infections. American Journal of Managed Care 2008;14:190-196. Refereed journal.
Gene Morse published Hare CB, Mellors J, Krambrink A, Su Z, Skiest D, Margolis DM, Patel SS, Barnas D, Frenkel L, Coombs RW, Aweeka F, Morse GD, Haas DW, Boltz V, Palmer S, Coffin J, Havlir DV. Detection of nonnucleoside reverse-transcriptase inhibitor-resistant HIV-1 after discontinuation of virologically suppressive antiretroviral therapy. Clin Infect Dis. 2008 Aug 1;47(3):421-4.
Joseph Paladino published the following articles: Carswell CI, Paladino JA. Editorial Commentary: Meandering down the road to transparency. PharmacoEconomic. 2008;26:181-183.
McKinnon PS, Paladino JA, Schentag JJ. Evaluation of area under the inhibitory curve (AUIC) and time above the minimum inhibitory concentration (T>MIC) as predictors of outcome for cefepime and ceftazidime in serious bacterial infections. International Journal of Antimicrobial Agents 2008;31:345-351.
Paladino JA, Gilliland-Johnson KK, Adelman MH, Cohn SM. Pharmacoeconomics of ciprofloxacin plus metronidazole versus piperacillin/tazobactam for complicated intra-abdominal infections. Surgical Infections 2008;9:325-333.
Paladino JA, Schentag JJ. Editorial Commentary: The economics of Clostridium difficile associated diarrhea to providers and payers. Clinical Infectious Diseases 2008;46:505.
Paladino JA, Sunderlin JL, Singer ME, Adelman MH, Schentag JJ. Influence of extended-spectrum ï�¢-lactams on gram-negative bacterial resistance. American Journal of Health-Systems Pharmacy 2008;65:1154-1159.
Paladino also presented “Economic Aspects of MRSA in the Community” at the 4th International Symposium on Resistant Gram-Positive Infections. Buffalo. July 9, 2008.
Murali Ramanathan was named director of graduate studies for the Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences. Murali also published an e-book, The Pharmacy Calculations Workbook, 2008, Pinnacle, Summit and Zenith Publishing Company. Educators can receive a free copy by contacting Murali at firstname.lastname@example.org
Kathleen Tornatore was elected a Fellow of the American College of Clinical Pharmacy.