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This podcast brings you interviews with journal authors providing insight on their recent publication in an official journal of the American College of Clinical Pharmacy. Pharmacotherapy publishes advances in human pharmacology and drug therapy and the Journal of the American College of Clinical Pharmacy publishes innovations in clinical pharmacy practice. (View past ACCP Journals podcasts on the ACCP Podcast on iTunes or Google Play.)
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Do pharmacy practice chairs engage in patient care? Episode 66


Newborn outcomes after prenatal exposure to individual antidepressants - Episode 67
Are newborn outcomes different with exposure to different antidepressants? Learn about this important research and how to get involved in research early in your career. Read the full manuscript at: 
November 29, 2021
Do pharmacy practice chairs engage in patient care? Episode 66
Dr. Douglas Slain explains the background and findings of his group's analysis of pharmacy practice chairs' likelihood of engaging in patient care.  Full text manuscript available at:
November 8, 2021
COVID-19 Vaccines - Episode 65
Dr. Joseph J. Carreno shares the early clinical trial data and real-world assessment of COVID-19 vaccines. Full text manuscript available at: The Society of Infectious Diseases Pharmacists (SIDP) Publications and Podcasts Committee developed the concept for the manuscript, identified expert authors, provided peer review throughout its composition, and approved its final form. The SIDP Board of Directors also reviewed and approved the manuscript at each stage in its development, including its final form.
October 14, 2021
Deprescribing: How to implement it into clinical practice - Episode 64
Dr. Jennifer Pruskowski provides a comprehensive overview of how to implement deprescribing into your clinical practice. The full manuscript is available at:
October 7, 2021
Risk of adverse effects with sedative hypnotics and skeletal muscle relaxants - Episode 63
Listen for the content on excess risks of fall-related injury and hospitalization associated with various combinations of CNS medications among older persistent opioid users and learn from the study methods employed in this case-time-control study conducted using administrative claims. Full text manuscript available at: 
September 14, 2021
Role of ID Pharmacists in OPAT & COpAT - Episode 62
Dr. Christina (Rivera) O'Connor summarizes the Society of Infectious Diseases Pharmacists perspective on the role of infectious diseases pharmacists in outpatient intravenous and complex oral antimicrobial therapy.  Full manuscript available at:
September 5, 2021
A Focus on Mitigation Strategies - Episode 61
Dr. Emma Tillman shares her team's experience with etoposide infusion-related reactions in children. Learn about the mitigation strategies that can prevent them and be applied to other ADRs. Full manuscript available at: 
August 20, 2021
Consistent & Efficient Comprehensive Medication Management through Telemedicine - Episode 60
Drs. Ashley Thomas & Kristen Lamb share their team's measure of the efficiency and quality of care provided through telehealth by clinical pharmacy specialists in the VA pre-COVID19 and during the COVID19 pandemic. Full manuscript available at:
August 2, 2021
Virtual OSCEs for Pharmacy Students - Episode 59
Drs. Stephanie Hsia and Crystal Zhou share their team's approach to the implementation and evaluation of a two-station virtual objective structured clinical examination (vOSCE) for first-year pharmacy students at UCSF School of Pharmacy. Full text manuscript available at: 
July 19, 2021
Smartphone ECG monitoring for QT prolongation - Episode 58
Learn about the potential for using smartphone ECG monitoring for QT interval measurement in patients taking maintenance methadone therapy. Full manuscript available at:
June 22, 2021
Health System Cyberattack - Episode 57
Dr. Krystal Haase shares her teams experiences and reflections from a health system cyberattack, including 5 key lessons. Full manuscript available at:
June 11, 2021
Enoxaparin vs. UFH for VTE Prophylaxis in Renally Impaired - Ep 56
Drs. Christopher Debiase, Renee Paxton, and Christopher Giuliano discuss the findings of their study on the risk of major bleeding with the use of enoxaparin and UFH for VTE prophylaxis in the renally impaired critically ill patient. The full manuscript can be downloaded at:
May 17, 2021
Forces driving change in pharmacy education - Episode 55
Drs. Denise Rhoney and Scott Singleton investigate the motivations and approaches to accelerate needed change in pharmacy education. They look at academic, social, technological, economic, and political forces driving the imperative change. Full manuscript available at: 
May 11, 2021
Drive-up INR testing in a rural anticoagulation clinic - Episode 54
Drs. Erin Carson and Bryan Zobeck share their experience with setting up drive-up INR testing during the COVID-19 pandemic. Full manuscript available at:
April 19, 2021
Psychiatric Medication Use by College Students - Episode 53
Trends in psychiatric medication use and utilization of psychiatric services over the past 10 years among college students; perspective from Dr. Marcia Morris, psychiatrist and director of Student Health Psychiatry at the University of Florida. Full manuscript available at:
April 13, 2021
Optimizing secondary stroke/TIA prophylaxis therapy - Episode 52
Drs. Traci Aladeen and Fran Gengo discuss how pharmacist interventions optimized secondary stroke/TIA prophylaxis therapy, decreased drug‐drug interactions, and increased adherence counseling. Full manuscript available at: 
March 19, 2021
Digoxin & Mortality - Episode 51
What are the effects of digoxin on mortality in patients with A. Fib? Answers from Drs. William Baker and Rob DiDomenico. Full manuscript available at:
March 18, 2021
Therapeutic Drug Monitoring of Beta-Lactam Antibiotics - Episode 50
Drs. Andrew Fratoni and Joe Kuti discuss the Who, What, Why, and How of beta-lactam TDM with Dr. Tom Lodise. Full manuscript available at:
March 4, 2021
Clinical Pharmacy Education & Training - Episode 49
Guest editors Drs. Stuart Haines and Amy Seybert provide insight into the February 2021 themed issue on clinical pharmacy education and training. The full themed issue is available at:
February 16, 2021
Competency-based clinical pharmacogenomic activities during an APPE - Episode 48
Dr. Emily Cicali describes the University of Florida Precision Medicine Program's APPE experience, and details how other institutions may take the same competency-based approach. Full manuscript available at:
February 5, 2021
Pharmacotherapy Issues in Solid Organ Transplantation
Guest editors, Drs. Bowman & Doligalski, discuss several pharmacotherapy topics addressed in the solid organ transplant themed issue publishing January 2021. 
January 6, 2021
Drug-induced Ototoxicity – Episode 46
An overview of the culprits, diagnosis, and treatment of ototoxicity with Dr. Habib Rizk Full manuscript available at:
December 18, 2020
History of Pharmacy Specialization in the US - Episode 45
An opportunity to listen in on a discussion about pharmacy specialization with those who were there when it all began, Drs. Bauman, Erstad, and Webb. Manuscript available at:
December 16, 2020
Prescribing Errors in Patients Discharged from the Emergency Department - Episode 44
Drs. Gregory and Weant discuss their experience with the incidence of anticoagulation medication prescribing errors in patients discharged from the emergency department. Full manuscript available at: 
November 16, 2020
Coagulopathy, Venous Thromboembolism, and Anticoagulation in Patients with COVID-19 - Part II, episode 43
Dr. Jim Tisdale discusses the treatment options for venous thromboembolism in patients with COVID-19 with authors Dr. Paul Dobesh and Dr. Jim Tisdale. Be sure to listen to part I to first hear about the pathophysiology and prophylaxis. Manuscript available at:
November 13, 2020
Coagulopathy, Venous Thromboembolism, and Anticoagulation in Patients with COVID-19 - Part I, episode 42
Dr. Jim Tisdale discusses the pathophysiology and prophylaxis of thrombotic events in patients with COVID-19 with authors Dr. Paul Dobesh and Dr. Jim Tisdale. Be sure to listen to part II to hear about treatment. Manuscript available at:  
November 13, 2020
Inappropriate medication combinations with opioids among older dental patients - Episode 41
Episode 41: Dr. John Gums discusses the important findings of Drs. Calip, Suda, and colleagues about the potentially inappropriate medication combinations with opioids among older dental patients. Full manuscript available at:
November 2, 2020
COVID‐19 pandemic: Challenges and solutions from the cardiology pharmacist's perspective
Drs. Danielle Blais and Kerry Pickworth share their large group or cardiology pharmacists' experience with caring for patients maintaining their practice during the COVID-19 pandemic. Manuscript free to download for a limited time at:
October 1, 2020
Treating patients with MDR Pseudomonas aeruginosa infections - Episode 39
Three perspectives on how to approach the treatment of patients with serious MDR Pseudomonas aeruginosa infections. Full manuscript available at:
September 14, 2020
The emerging role of pharmacists in Doctors Without Borders – Episode 38
Dr. Sharon Connor shares her experience improving equitable access to essential medications around the world through Doctors Without Borders. Full manuscript is available at:
September 3, 2020
U.S.‐Thai Consortium for the development of pharmacy education in Thailand - Episode 37
Drs. Lau and Nathisuwan discuss the history, progress, and impact of the US-Thai Consortium on the development of clinical pharmacy education and practice. Full manuscript available at:
August 28, 2020
Evolution and Innovation in Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation and Cellular Immunotherapy - Episode 36
Several critical updates in the therapeutics of hematopoietic cell transplantation and cellular immunotherapy featured in the August 2020 themed issue of Pharmacotherapy, guest edited by Dr. Janelle Perkins and Dr. Jim Koeller.
August 24, 2020
Baricitinib - Episode 35
Dr. Rybak discusses the pharmacology, safety, and emerging clinical evidence of Baricitinib in COVID19 with authors Drs. Sarah Jorgensen and Chris Tse. Full manuscript is available at:
July 31, 2020
Potential Implications of Gut Microbiota in Drug Pharmacokinetics and Bioavailability - Episode 34
Dr. Stephanie Flowers shares additional perspective on the potential implications of gut microbiota in drug pharmacokinetics and bioavailability. Manuscript available at:
July 15, 2020
Pharmacist Prescriptive Authority in the US - Episode 33
Dr. Gloria Sachdev provides a comprehensive overview of the current status of prescriptive authority by pharmacists in the US. Full manuscript available at:
July 1, 2020
Combining Antidepressants with β‐Blockers - Episode 32
Dr. Patrick Finley provides evidence of a clinically significant CYP2D6 drug interaction  when combining antidepressants with beta-blockers. Full manuscript available at:
July 1, 2020
Hydromorphone- vs. Fentanyl-based sedation in ECMO - Episode 31
Dr. Rivosecchi discusses his team's research that challenged the typical fentanyl-based sedation with hydromorphone-based sedation for ECMO patients - Episode 31. Full manuscript available at:
May 28, 2020
Delayed Initiation of Remdesivir in a COVID-19 Positive Patient - Episode 30
Drs. Belfer and Dumkow discuss their experience with compassionate use remdesivir initiated on day 13 of COVID-19 symptoms - Episode 30. Full case report available at:
April 13, 2020
Clinical Pharmacist Roles During COVID-19 – Episode 29
Drs. Alan Gross and Conan MacDougall discuss their evolving roles as infectious diseases clinical pharmacy specialists amidst the COVID-19 pandemic. Invited editorial available at: 
March 31, 2020
Transitions of Care - Episode 28
Drs. Paul Stranges and Alan Zillich discuss the role of clinical pharmacist and pharmacy support personnel in transitions of care. The ACCP White Paper on the topic can be found at:
March 19, 2020
Oseltamivir for All - Episode 27
Dr. Megan A. Rech discusses the risks and benefits of making Tamiflu available without a prescription. Manuscript:
March 3, 2020
Pharmacy-cardiology collaborative management of antiarrhythmic drugs - Episode 26
Drs. Franck and Lieth share their experience and outcomes after initiating an antiarrhythmic collaborative management program at the at North Florida/South Georgia Veterans Health System. Manuscript available at:
February 18, 2020
Bacteriophage Therapeutics: A Primer for Clinicians on Phage-Antibiotic Combinations - Episode 25
Drs. Taylor Morrisette and Michael Rybak share their review on the future of treating antibiotic resistant infections with viruses. Manuscript available at:
February 14, 2020
Timing of Oral Anticoagulation Initiation after Acute Ischemic Stroke in Patients with Atrial Fibrillation - Episode 24
Drs. Candice Garwood and Dennis Parker discuss their publication on optimal timing of oral anticoagulation initiation after acute ischemic stroke in patients with A. Fib with Dr. Jim Tisdale. Manuscript available at:
January 30, 2020
Parenteral Fosfomycin for the Treatment of MDR Bacterial Infections Part II- Episode 23
Clinical trial evidence of Parenteral Fosfomycin for the Treatment of MDR Bacterial Infections with Drs. Trang Trinh and Mike Rybak. Manuscript available at:
December 26, 2019
Parenteral Fosfomycin Part I - Episode 22
An overview of parenteral fosfomycin with Dr. Mike Rybak. Manuscript available at:
December 26, 2019
Safety and Efficacy of Weight Loss Pharmacotherapy in Persons Living with HIV – Episode 21
Drs. Fischetti and Sorbera share insight on the management of weight gain and obesity in persons on antiretroviral therapy. Manuscript available at:
December 17, 2019
Feasibility of Pharmacists Contributing to Multicenter Emergency Medicine Research - Episode 20
Drs. Patanwala and Bauman discuss this important first step to pursuing multicenter emergency medicine research. Manuscript available at:
December 11, 2019
Brexanolone for Postpartum Depression - Episode 19
Dr. Lauren Leader discusses the clinical evidence and practical considerations for treating postpartum depression with brexanolone. Manuscript available at: 
October 21, 2019
A social media primer for pharmacists. To tweet or not to tweet? - Episode 18
Drs. Reed and Dixon address the risks and benefits of incorporating social media use into clinical pharmacy practice. Manuscript available at:
October 11, 2019
High Dose Gabapentin for Alcohol Withdrawal Syndrome - Episode 17
Dr. Alexander Levine shares his research on the treatment of severe alcohol withdrawal syndrome with high dose gabapentin. Manuscript available at:
September 19, 2019
DOACs in the Management of HIT – Episode 16
Drs. Ashley Barlow and Brooke Barlow discuss the management of heparin-induced thrombocytopenia and the literature supporting a role for direct acting oral anticoagulants.
September 13, 2019
Clinical Pharmacy Practice in Community Settings – Episode 15
Dr. Melissa Somma McGivney provides an overview of clinical pharmacy practice in community settings, the theme of JACCP’s August 2019 issue.
August 19, 2019
Kratom Use and Toxicities in the US
   Learn more about kratom, it’s use and toxicities in the United States from this fascinating discussion with Dr. William Eggleston.  Episode 14 Manuscript available at:
July 9, 2019
Application of Precision Medicine Across Pharmacy Specialty Areas – Episode 13
 Dr. Kelly Caudle provides background and additional insight on the ACCP PRN Opinion Paper on how precision medicine impacts and is applied to the different specialty areas across pharmacy practice. 
June 27, 2019
Management of Self-Injurious Behaviors in Children with Neurodevelopmental Disorders
 Dr. Blackmer provides an overview of the pharmacotherapy and behavioral therapy of self-injurious behaviors in children.  
June 12, 2019
Norepinephrine and Vasopressin Discontinuation Order in the Recovery Phase of Septic Shock - Episode 11
   Drs. Hammond and DeVane discuss the effects of norepinephrine and vasopressin discontinuation order in the recovery phase of septic shock and the unique collaboration that led to this systematic review and meta-analysis.
May 2, 2019
PPIs and Risk of Acute and Chronic Kidney Disease - Episode 10
 Drs. Jacobs and Gums explore and discuss the risk of kidney disease in patients taking PPIs. Full-text manuscript:
April 15, 2019
GPA is an Inappropriate Measure of a Residency Candidate’s Knowledge and Skills - Episode 9
 Drs. Soric and Phillips explore the many aspects of using GPA when assessing residency candidates and discuss alternative ways to evaluate applicants. Full text manuscript:
April 11, 2019
Pharmacist Authorship on Clinical Practice Guidelines - Episode 8
Dr. Bookstaver sheds light on the current state of pharmacy authorship on clinical practice guidelines (CPGs) and offers ideas for positioning clinical pharmacists to serve as experts on CPGs. Full text manuscript:
April 8, 2019
Prevention Strategies in the Critically Ill - Episode 7
Guest editors Rob MacLaren and Gretchen Brophy created an entire issue focused on prevention strategies in the critically ill for the March 2019 issue of Pharmacotherapy.
March 21, 2019
Atypical Antipsychotics and the Gut Microbiome - Episode 6
Episode 6: Dr. Flowers takes us to the forefront of microbiome-directed therapy by sharing her research on the effect of atypical antipsychotics and starch supplementation on the gut microbiome.
March 4, 2019
Medication Adherence and Persistence - Episode 5
 Drs. Sharp and Touchette discuss the problem of medication adherence and opportunities for pharmacists to intervene. 
February 19, 2019
When Old Drugs Require New Guidelines - Episode 4
Pharmacotherapy Editor-in-Chief, Lindsay DeVane, provides perspective on when old drugs require new guidelines.
February 19, 2019
Comparing anticoagulation management services run by pharmacists vs. nurses - Episode 3
Dr. Candice Garwood discusses pharmacist-run anticoagulation management services with Drs. Nutescu and Tarasiuk; benefits, challenges, and opportunities for future research.
January 25, 2019
Antibiotic PK/PD with Dr. Tom Lodise, Part II - Episode 2
Dr. Lodise challenges the Cmax/MIC ratio as the primary pharmacokinetic/pharmacodynamic index of clinical efficacy for aminoglycosides.
January 14, 2019
Antibiotic PK/PD with Dr. Tom Lodise, Part I - Episode 1
Dr. Lodise explores the occurrence and management of suboptimal clinical response rates with newer antibiotics among patients wiht moderate renal impairment.
January 14, 2019