Pharmacotherapy rounds are designed for pharmacy residents and fellows, residency and fellowship preceptors, faculty, and practicing pharmacists. Activities are offered free of charge to all participants.

All pharmacotherapy rounds are held in Pharmacy Hall (Room N211) at the University of Maryland School of Pharmacy, located at 20 N. Pine Street in Baltimore.

Also available is a printer-friendly 2019-2020 PT Rounds Schedule, including topic and application deadlines.



Wednesday, January 08, 12:30-1:30 p.m.

Back to Basics: Rethinking rather than reacting when using sodium bicarbonate in metabolic acidosis  - Quynh-Nhu Nguyen, PharmD

Wednesday, January 22, 12:30-1:30 p.m.

Two’s Company, Three’s a Crowd: Dual vs. Triple Therapy after Percutaneous Coronary Intervention in Patients with Atrial  - Maya Edmond, PharmD



Wednesday, February 05, 12:30-1:30 p.m.

VTE Prophylaxis: What is the Bloody Problem - Ashley Barlow, PharmD

Wednesday, February 12, 12:30-1:30 p.m.

Surviving the aPROCALypse: Initiation of Antibiotics Using Procalcitonin for Community-Acquired Pneumonia - Brigitta Zeender, PharmD

Wednesday, February 19, 12:30-1:30 p.m.

What a Sweet Deal: Cardiovascular Benefits in Anti-Diabetic Agents - Madalyn Rossi, PharmD

Wednesday, February 26, 12:30-1:30 p.m.

You Can't Stop the Beat: Atrial Fibrillation Prevention after Cardiac Surgery - Grace Hsu, PharmD



Wednesday, March 04, 12:30-1:30 p.m.

Without IVIG, What's Plan B-Z: Refractory Kawasaki Disease  - Shawnee Daniel, PharmD

Acetaminophen, is the prick worth the price? - Amy Kruger Howard, PharmD

Wednesday, March 11, 12:30-1:30 p.m.

Mystery Behind the Mood: KetaMIND for Depression? -Michelle Olivarez, PharmD

Inflammation…the Root of Depression? - Sierra Simpkins, PharmD

Wednesday, March 18, 12:30-1:30 p.m.

TBA  - Shannon Riggins, PharmD

TBA - Joshua Chou, PharmD



Wednesday, April 1, 12:30-1:30 p.m.

TBA  - Kerry Lambert, PharmD

Wednesday, April 8, 12:30-1:30 p.m.

TBA - Joanna DeAngelis, PharmD

Wednesday, April 15, 12:30-1:30 p.m.

TBA  - Tiffany Taliaferro, PharmD

Wednesday, April 22, 12:30-1:30 p.m.

TBA - Lila Portman, PharmD

Wednesday, April 29, 12:30-1:30 p.m.

TBA  - Ghania Naeem, PharmD



Wednesday, May 6, 12:30-1:30 p.m.

TBA  - Alex Ponce, PharmD

Wednesday, May 13, 12:30-1:30 p.m.

TBA - Lauren Wright, PharmD

Wednesday, May 20, 12:30-1:30 p.m.

TBA  - Seferina Kim, PharmD


Accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education The University of Maryland School of Pharmacy is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmaceutical education.  These programs (UAN listed above) meet the ACPE criteria for 1.0 Contact Hour (0.1 CEU).  Statements of credit will be mailed within three weeks of each program to participants who successfully complete the program.  Successful completion of the program requires your signature on the completed evaluation form and on the session sign in sheet and participation at the entire program for which you are seeking credit.  Evaluation forms must be completed and returned at the conclusion of the program.  This program is supported solely by the University of Maryland School of Pharmacy.
Accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education The Johns Hopkins Hospital Department of Pharmacy is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education.