ASHP Student Poster Presentations


Several student pharmacists and their faculty mentors, pictured below, presented posters at the American Society of Health System Pharmacists (ASHP) Midyear Clinical Meeting on December 6, 2010 in Anaheim, California, including Gillian Bell, Dr. Rex Brown, Jonathan Jones, Jonathan Lee, Danny Marsh, Chris Moore, Danielle Yates, Amber Mynakha, and Erin Hudgens.

ASHP Student Poster Presentations
Bell G, Brown RO, Dickerson RN. Intravenous dextrose-free hypotonic saline administration for severe hypernatremia.

ASHP Student Poster Presentations
Lee J, Jones J, Airee A, Ray SM, Franks AS. Direct to consumer advertising and bisphosphonates.

ASHP Student Poster Presentations
Yates D, Moore C, Marsh D, Zingone MM, Franks AS. Patient-reported bisphosphonate tolerability and adherence.

ASHP Student Poster Presentations
Mynakha AJ, Hudgens EN, Apple AA, Broyles JE. Epoetin alpha usage in post-kidney transplant inpatients: a descriptive study.

On December 8, 2010 a number of Tennessee pharmacy residents also presented their work at the meeting:

Resident Institution Poster Title

Ollie Alimi

Baptist Memorial Hospital-Memphis

Determining accurate weight in weight based dosing of heparin

Andria Budwine

Baptist Memorial Hospital-Memphis

Comparison of direct thrombin inhibitors and fondaparinux in the treatment of heparin-induced thrombocytopenia

Jodie Connell

Baptist Memorial Hospital-Memphis

Incidence of bleeding complications with bivalirudin alone versus bivalirudin plus glycoprotein IIb/IIIa inhibitors in percutaneous coronary intervention

Courtney Young

Baptist Memorial Hospital-Memphis

Vancomycin dosing in obese patients with cellulitis

Chris Askins

Baptist Memorial Hospital-Memphis

Comparing therapeutically dosed vancomycin and linezolid in the treatment of hospitalized patients with nosocomial pneumonia

Natalie Osagie

Baptist Memorial Hospital-Memphis

Comparison of sargramostim and filgrastim regarding time to attain and maintain desired absolute neutrophil count in cancer patients treated for chemothearpy induced febrile neutropenia

Jessica Dana

Hospital Corporation of America (HCA)

Evaluation of order entry notifications from the patient safety improvement program (PSIP) database

Amanda Kelly

Hospital Corporation of America (HCA)

Evaluation of medication events involving long acting insulin in a multi-center healthcare-system

David Hill

Regional Medical Center at Memphis

Comparison of international normalized ratio response to warfarin in trauma patients with and without liver laceration

David Mulherin

Regional Medical Center at Memphis

Evaluating the impact of real-time order entry status updates on the frequency of medication overrides for users at automated storage and distribution devices

Megan Brockman

University of Tennessee
Medical Center

Nephrotoxicity associated with weight-based dosing of vancomycin

Sarah T. Eanes

University of Tennessee
Medical Center

Effect of a clinical pharmacist consultation service on outcomes of anticoagulation therapy in an outpatient Family Medicine clinic

Jessica Freshour

University of Tennessee
Medical Center

Evaluation of proton pump inhibitor dose and patient age as risk factors for nosocomial Clostridium difficile infection

Bobby Helmer

University of Tennessee
Medical Center

Descriptive analyses of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) knowledge, outcomes, and patient demographics

Tara Kelley
JC McMillen

University of Tennessee
Medical Center

Administration of short course dexmedetomidine to protocolized ventilator weaning in the intensive care unit

Cassey Peters

University of Tennessee
Medical Center

Impact of beta-blockers on incidence of exacerbations in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease

Danielle Tice

University of Tennessee
Medical Center

Comparison of epinephrine versus norepinephrine and phentolamine for postoperative hemodynamic support following coronary artery bypass graft (CABG) surgery

Morgan Weaver

University of Tennessee
Medical Center

Parenteral amino acid nutrition formulations and metabolic acidosis in premature infants

Douglas Wylie

University of Tennessee
Medical Center

Pharmacy student retention of knowledge after completing a simulation utilizing high-fidelity mannequins compared to a similar written patient case