Faculty and Staff Biography
Bachelor of Science in Pharmacy from St. Louis College of Pharmacy
Doctor of Pharmacy from St. Louis College of Pharmacy
Completed a Family Medicine Ambulatory Care Specialty Residency from Family Medicine of St. Louis and the St. Louis College of Pharmacy
Women's health, including obstetrics, medication usage during pregnancy, managing chronic medical conditions during pregnancy, gynecology, lactation, contraception, osteoporosis, postmenopausal hormones, and infertility. Practices at the SSM St Mary's Maternal-Fetal Care Clinic with a practice specialty of maternal-fetal medicine.
Impact of pharmacist education on asthma control and inhaler technique in obstetric patients, Impact of texting for Smoking cessation for obstetric patients, Improving vaccination rates in the Ob/Gyn population, use of low molecular weight heparin during pregnancy
Current Courses, Activities, and Scholarly Interest
Women's Health Topics in OTC/DI and Therapeutics 2
Fellow of the American College of Clinical Pharmacy
Board Certified in Pharmacotherapy and Ambulatory Care
2013 St Louis College of Pharmacy Alumni Association Distinguished Alumni for Community Service
2014 Residency Preceptor of the Year
Member of the Editorial Board for Annals of Pharmacotherapy, Women's Health Section
Highlighted publications include
-Pharmacotherapy Self-Assessment Program chapters on Chronic Diseases in Pregnancy (2013) and Osteoporosis (2013),
-Effects of nicotine replacement therapy during pregnancy. Ann Pharmacother 2010;44:1817-21.
-The use of galactogogues in the breastfeeding mother. Ann Pharmacother 2012;46:1392-404.
I love to do activities with my family, play golf, and cook.