Topic: Developing a Scholarship Plan for Pharmacy Practice Faculty Members – How to Get StartedDate: May 28, 2014 at 12 noon (EST) / 11 am (CST)
To provide guidance to pharmacy practice faculty members about different methods to establish and maintain their research and scholarly efforts towards promotion.Presenters:
Valerie A. Coppenrath, Pharm.D., BCPSAssistant Professor, Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences
Michael W. Neville, PharmD, BCPS, FASHPClinical Associate Professor, University of Georgia College of Pharmacy
Steven C. Stoner, Pharm.D., BCPPChair and Clinical Professor, University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Pharmacy
Russell B. Melchert, Ph.D., R.Ph.Dean and Professor, University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Pharmacy
Dr. Coppenrath is an assistant professor at MCPHS University. She has been a member of AACP since 2009 and has served on the Scholarship/Research Development Committee and Programming Committee for the Pharmacy Practice Section.
Dr. Neville is the Director for the Skills Laboratory at the University of Georgia. He has been a member of AACP since 2008 and has served on the Programming Committee for the Pharmacy Practice Section, chair of the Faculty Development Committee for the Pharmacy Practice Section, and chair of the Laboratory Instructors SIG. He was in the 2010 – 2011 cohort of the Academic Leadership Fellows Program.
Dr. Stoner has served since 2008 as the Chair of the Division of Pharmacy Practice and Administration at the UMKC School of Pharmacy in Kansas City, Missouri. He is Board Certified in Psychiatric Pharmacy, is a past president of the College of Psychiatric and Neurologic Pharmacists, a past secretary of the AACP Council of Sections, Chair of the Pharmacy Practice Section Programming Committee, and the Chair-Elect of the Pharmacy Practice Section. He was in the 2005-2006 cohort of the Academic Leadership Fellows Program.
Dr. Melchert has served since 2010 as the Dean of the UMKC School of Pharmacy in Kansas City, Missouri. Prior to that, Dr. Melchert served as the Chair of the Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences in Little Rock, Arkansas. Dr. Melchert is an active member of AACP and he was in the 2005-2006 cohort of the Academic Leadership Fellows Program.
Topic: Pharmacy Practice Innovations: Best Practices in Care Transitions
Document: Best Practices in Care Transitions Date: June 27, 2013 (Thursday) Time: 4 p.m. Eastern Time
To provide examples of innovative, pharmacy services aligned to transitions of care and medication therapy management.Presenters:
Michelle Cudnik, Pharm.D.Michelle Cudnik is an associate professor in the department of pharmacy practice at Northeast Ohio Medical University (NEOMED) College of Pharmacy with a joint appointment in the department of Internal Medicine in the College of Medicine. Her main teaching responsibilities focus on Diabetes Mellitus, Women’s Health and Evidence Based Medicine. She is the clinical lead pharmacist in the Internal Medicine Center at Summa Health System in Akron, Ohio and former manager of the Summa Anticoagulation Management Service. She has a collaborative practice agreement with the Internal Medicine Faculty and focuses on the management of diabetes, hypertension and anticoagulation therapy within a certified patient-centered medical home. She has been instrumental in developing the PCMH model and enhancing the model for transitions of care within this predominately, indigent clinic in Akron, Ohio. Her research interests include diabetes management, medication reconciliation, adherence/affordability of medications for patients and transitional care models.
John Moorman, Pharm.D., BCPSJohn Moorman is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Pharmacy Practice at the Northeast Ohio Medical University (NEOMED) College of Pharmacy, and is a Pharmacotherapy Specialist in Endocrinology at Akron General Medical Center in Akron, Ohio. His responsibilities include direct patient care in both inpatient and outpatient care settings, as well as transitional care services in diabetes management. In addition to his clinical services, he provides learning opportunities for pharmacists, pharmacy residents and pharmacy students at Akron General Medical Center. His academic responsibilities include didactic lectures throughout the Pharmacotherapy Sequence at NEOMED, specifically in the areas of diabetes mellitus, adrenal/pituitary disorders, and osteoporosis. Dr. Moorman is currently President-Elect of the Akron-Area Society of Health-System Pharmacists, and is a member of the Ohio and American Societies of Health-System Pharmacists, and the American and Ohio Colleges of Clinical Pharmacy. Moderator: Charles Taylor, Pharm.DDean and Professor of Pharmacy PracticeNortheast Ohio Medical University (NEOMED) College of Pharmacy