The Johns Hopkins Health System Pharmacy Residency Program Pharmacotherapy Rounds Schedule (2020-2021)

Date Presenter Topic
September 9, 2020 Emily Diseroad - JHH GLP-1 receptor agonists for weight loss in pediatric obesity
Danielle Pennock - JHHCG Oriahnn®: A New Treatment for Uterine Fibroids. Is it Worth the Risk? 
September 16, 2020 John Lee - JHH A New Generation: The Emergence of BTK Inhibitors for the Treatment of CLL
Eleni Kalivas - JHH A New Frontier for Controlled Substance Diversion Monitoring
September 23, 2020 Cambree Fillis - JHH Is something always better than nothing? The impact of minimal residual disease on the management of acute myeloid leukemia.
Ryan Tarpey - JHH Demonstrating Pharmacy’s Value
September 30, 2020 Rachel Cartus - JHH Preventing Cardiac Allograft Vasculopathy after Heart Transplant: Are mTOR Inhibitors the Answer?
Kristen Zofchak - JHH Let’s FOCUS on Post-Stroke Management: The Role of Fluoxetine
October 7, 2020 Scott Myers - JHH The Rise of the Telemedicine Clinic:
Necessity Breeding Innovation in the Era of COVID
Michelle Yu - JHH Operation Warp Speed: The Race for a SARSCoV-2 Vaccine
October 14, 2020 Garrett Matthews - JHH More pressing matters: Evaluating the role and dosing strategies of vasopressin in shock states
Vivian Nguyen - JHH The Growth of Brain Metastases Therapy in HER2-Positive Breast Cancer
October 21, 2020 Amirah Assabahi - Sibley Keeping Up with Ketamine 
Melody Fakhrzadeh - Sibley TBD
October 28, 2020 Victoria Blake - JHHCG Use of hydrochlorothiazide vs chlorthalidone for management of hypertension
Mary Komandt - JHHCG Treating Opioid Use Disorder during pregnancy, postpartum, and breastfeeding
November 4, 2020 Kierra Caparon - JHH Therapeutic Options for Heart Failure with Mid-range Ejection Fraction
Jose Tinajero - JHH Rechallenging Immunotherapy Following an Immune Related Adverse Event 
November 11, 2020 Liam Callejas - JHH Antithrombotic Use Following Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement
Donald Singh - JHH Dying for Alerts: Inactive Ingredient Allergies
November 18, 2020 Nick Paulson - JHH Responding to a National Emergency: Medication Access in the COVID-19 Pandemic
Caitlin Soto - JHH Addition of Intravenous Metronidazole to Oral Vancomycin for Clostridioides difficile Infection
November 25, 2020 No Rounds - Thanksgiving Eve N/A
December 2, 2020 Tim Dang - JHH Emicizumab for Bleeding Prophylaxis in Patients with Hemophilia A
Christina Marengo - JHH A DREAMM-2 Take Therapy  by STORM: Emergence of Selinexor and Belantamab for Treatment of Multiple Myeloma
December 9, 2020 No Rounds - Midyear clinical meeting N/A
December 16, 2020 John Boulos - JHH Remdesivir for COVID
Karissa Chow - JHH A PIVOTAL Change in Therapy: Iron Repletion in Chronic Kidney Disease
December 23, 2020 No Rounds - Winter holidays N/A
December 30, 2020 No Rounds - New Year's Day N/A
January 6, 2021 Andrew Lee - JHH Primary VTE Prophylaxis for Cancer Patients in the Ambulatory Care Setting
Derek Peiffer - JHH Tenecteplase vs. Alteplase for the Treatment of Acute Ischemic Stroke
January 13, 2021 Gabrielle Do - JHH Colchicine for Coronary Disease: Not Just About Gout?
Michael DiCesare - JHH PPI vs H2RA in critically ill adults
January 20, 2021 Carolyne Ma - JHH Neurostimulants in patients with brain injury
Brielle Scutt - JHH When guidelines are ‘skin-deep’: Evaluating the treatment of skin and soft tissue infections in the emergency department
January 27, 2021 Amy Chwa - JHH Bempedoic acid: a new and novel lipid lowering therapy
Tayler Jackson - JHH Use of Direct Oral Anticoagulants in End Stage Renal Disease
March 3, 2021 Courtney Cameron - BMC A pharmacist's primer to continuous glucose monitoring: the expanded role for patients with type 2 diabetes
Vicky Zhu - Sibley TBD
March 10, 2021 Brandon Kasberg - JHH Methadone as a Coanalgesic: Are two opioids better than one? 
Francesca Romeo - JHHCG COVID-19 vaccines available through the EUA
March 17, 2021 Olivia Berger - JHH Buprenorphine Microdosing: A New Solution for an Old Problem
Mafie Claire Vickers - HCGH 21 Days to Break an Antiplatelet Habit: Duration of Dual Antiplatelet Therapy Following Acute Ischemic Stroke and Transient Ischemic Attack
March 24, 2021 Josh Borris - BMC Low-Dose Naltrexone for Fibromyalgia: Can an Opioid Antagonist Relieve Pain?
Giae Derisse - BMC Rollin’ on the RIVER: DOACs in Bioprosthetic valves