Good Morning Everyone,

 

It is with great pleasure that I announce the following accomplishments.

PPAD Faculty had a strong presence at the California Society of Health-System Pharmacists Seminar 2021 as shown by the following activities:

 

Invited Presentations/Panels

Dr. Joelle Ayoub presented in Student Programming “Assembling a Valiant CV: A Curriculum Vitae Workshop”

 

Dr. Janice Hoffman co-presented 2 sessions with Aida Oganesyan (Class of 2013):

“Gender Disparities: An Update on Osteoporosis in Postmenopausal Women and the Prevention of Mechanical Falls”

and

“Treatment Options for Non-motor Symptoms of Parkinson’s Disease”

 

Dr. Mark Nguyen presented: “Are Corticosteroids a Marvel in Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome (ARDS)?”

 

Dr. Rachel Ryu presented “Thrombosis Prevention in Valvular Heart Disease: What is the Role of Direct-Acting Oral Anticoagulants?”

And was part of a panel discussion: “Career Transition Discussion” that was presented by the CSHP New Practitioner Executive Committee

 

Dr. Emmanuelle Schwartzman presented “Pearls for a Successful ASHP Residency Accreditation/Re-Accreditation”

 

Poster Presentations

 

Drs. Emmanuelle Schwartzman and Anandi Law, along with six P4 Rho Chi student pharmacists:

Rho Chi Poster: Ly T (CO 2022), Lee S (CO 2022), Low J (CO 2022), Nguyen H (CO 2022), Tabirara Y (CO 2022), Ton I (CO 2022), Schwartzman E, Law A. Student Pharmacist Knowledge, Opinion and Perception to Educate Patients about CBD. Poster to be Presented at CSHP Seminar, November 2-5, 2021

 

Drs. Hyma Gogineni, Rachel Ryu, Eunice Chung, Doreen Pon:

Gogineni HP, Ryu R, Chung EP, Pon D. Student Perceptions of a Virtual Interactive Academic Learning (VIAL) Model in an Integrated Doctor of Pharmacy Course. California Society of Health-System Pharmacists (CSHP) Seminar. November 2021.

 

Dr. Patrick Chan had 6 poster presentations, in which WesternU student pharmacists from 4 different classes (Classes of 2020, 2021, 2022 and 2023)  participated! The first poster was also co-authored by College of Pharmacy Faculty member, Dr. Shawn Smith.

  1. Ekmekciyan K (CO2023), Kono S (CO2023), Medina S (CO2023), Mendoza L (CO2023), Nguyen C (CO2023), Nguyen T (CO2023), Tran Y (CO2023), Vue P (CO2023), Chan P, Smith S. Prevalence of Burnout in California Pharmacy Students during the COVID-19 Pandemic. California Society of Health-Systems Pharmacists Seminar, November 2021, Anaheim, CA

 

  1. Liu J (CO2021), Varona J (CO2021), Jeong A (CO2020), Hsieh J (CO2020), Balady-Bouziane N, Chan P. Association of Discharging Patients with Bipolar Disorder with an Antipsychotic on Future Alcohol-related Readmissions in Patients with Depression. California Society of Health-Systems Pharmacists Seminar, November 2021, Anaheim, CA

 

  1. Varona J (CO2021), Liu J (CO2021), Moradi-Masihi A (CO2020), Kevani M (CO2020), Balady-Bouziane N, Chan P. Association of Discharging Patients with Depression Patients on an Antidepressant on Future Alcohol-Related Readmissions. California Society of Health-Systems Pharmacists Seminar, November 2021, Anaheim, CA

 

  1. Szczeblowski G (CO2022), Roman D (CO2022), Tran M (CO2023), Balady-Bouziane N, Chan P. Association of Discharging Patients with Bipolar Disorder with an Antipsychotic on Future Cocaine or Amphetamine-Related Readmissions. California Society of Health-Systems Pharmacists Seminar, November 2021, Anaheim, CA

 

  1. Tran M (CO2023), Szczeblowski G (CO2022), Roman D (CO2022), Balady-Bouziane N, Chan P. Association of Discharging Patients with Schizophrenia with an Antipsychotic on Future amphetamine/cocaine-related ER visits. California Society of Health-Systems Pharmacists Seminar, November 2021, Anaheim, CA

 

  1. Roman D (CO2022), Tran M (CO2023), Szczeblowski G (CO2022), Balady-Bouziane N, Chan P. Association of Discharging Patients with Bipolar Disorder with an Antipsychotic on Future amphetamine/cocaine-related ER visits. California Society of Health-Systems Pharmacists Seminar, November 2021, Anaheim, CA

 

Committee, Board and Other Participation

Dr. Janice Hoffman participated in the Geriatric Practice Care Council

 

Dr. Emmanuelle Schwartzman, along with the PGY1 residents and Program Directors participated in the Annual CSHP Residency Showcase

 

Dr. Mark Nguyen represented the CSHP BOD throughout Seminar and also judged the Clinical Skills and Quiz Bowl competitions.

 

Dr. Rachel Ryu represented the Inland Regional Chapter of CSHP (ISHP) as the Membership Committee Chair, and as a board member of the following committees: CSHP New Practitioner Executive Committee, CSHP Membership Committee, and CSHP Council on Professional Affairs.

 

Congratulations to everyone for their great work! #WesternUProud

 

Cynthia

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Cynthia Jackevicius

BScPhm, PharmD, MSc, APh, BCPS, BCCP, FCSHP, FAHA, FCCP, FCCS, FACC

Professor & Director, Cardiovascular Outcomes Research Fellowship

Interim Chair, Department of Pharmacy Practice & Administration

College of Pharmacy, Western University of Health Sciences