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 2017-2018 PT Rounds Schedule‌, including topic and application deadlines.

March:

TNF-alpha Inhibitors and Cardiovascular Disease: Is there a Link?
Thursday, March 1, 4:00-5:00 p.m.
Natalie Kokta, PharmD

Doubling Down or Double Trouble? Combination Versus Monotherapy in Pseudomonas Aeruginosa Infections
Thursday, March 8, 4:00-5:00 p.m.
Mallory Mouradjian, PharmD

Tick Talk; Lyme Disease is on the Rise
Thursday, March 15, 4:00-5:00 p.m.
Saba Mahdavi, PharmD


Anticonvulsants Anonymous: The Use of Anticonvulsant Agents for the Treatment of Acute Alcohol Withdrawal
Thursday, March 22, 4:00-5:00 p.m.
Tejas Patel, PharmD

April:

Stop! In the Name of Love (for your Patients): Clinical Decision Support and Alert Fatigue
Thursday, April 5, 4:00-5:00 p.m.
Lindsey Zeplin, PharmD

Tricks of the Trade with Betrixaban
Thursday, April 12, 4:00-5:00 p.m.
Rachel Dewberry, PharmD

Carbapenemase: A Versatile β-Lacatamase Requiring an Antibiotic Arms Race
Thursday, April 19, 4:00-5:00 p.m.
Michael Plazak, PharmD

Let’s Face It “We Have an Opioid Epidemic”
Thursday, April 26, 4:00-5:00 p.m.
Oluwabunmi Akintode, PharmD

May:

2017 Hypertension Guideline Update- Lower the Goal, Higher the Controversy
Thursday, May 10, 4:00-5:00 p.m.
Courtney Henry, PharmD

Type 1.5 Diabetes? An Overview of Latent Autoimmune Diabetes in Adults
Thursday, May 17, 4:00-5:00 p.m.
Damilola Omopariola, 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.