Informatics Institute

[121-L04] Prioritizing Patients for Pharmacist Intervention: Development and Implementation of Automated Electronic Health Record (EHR)-Based Prediction Models for Adverse Drug Events

Tuesday, June 5
3:45 PM - 5:00 PM
Room: 405, Level 2 (Street Level)

Planned in cooperation with the ASHP Research & Education Foundation
ACPE Activity #0204-0000-18-121-L04-P
1.25 Contact Hours | Application-based

This program is approved for up to 1.25 continuing education (CE) hours for use in fulfilling the continuing education requirements of the Certified Professional in Healthcare Information & Management Systems (CPHIMS) or the Certified Associate in Healthcare Information and Management Systems (CAHIMS).

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Cynthia Von Heeringen, Pharm.D., R.Ph.

Director, Educational Programs II
Bethesda, MD

I will be your ASHP point of contact as you plan your session. Please do not hesitate to contact me with any questions or concerns. I look forward to working with you.


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Barbara B. Nussbaum, R.Ph., B.S.Pharm., Ph.D.

Vice President
ASHP Foundation
Bethesda, MD

Barbara Nussbaum joined the ASHP Foundation as the Vice President in April 2015 after over 4 years in the ASHP Educational Services Division (ESD) as Director, Adult Learning and Educational Programs. Her role at the Foundation is to provide professional leadership and management, together with the Foundation program team, over the array of programs, including awards, grants, and unique educational offerings. She continues to work closely with ASHP members, content matter experts, and ASHP staff to identify and plan activities and resources to advance pharmacy practice.

Barbara has a range of experiences in the healthcare, including, working as a clinical pharmacist at University Medical Center and community hospital, conducting assessments and redesigning training materials for the Department of Pharmacy at the National Institutes of Health, and managing the billing and human resource services for a small medical practice.

While working as a clinical pharmacist in a community hospital, Barbara completed a Master of Science in Education, Adult and Continuing Education. Several years later she returned to Virginia Tech to complete a PhD in Adult Learning and Human Resources Development.


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Almut G. Winterstein, B.S.Pharm., Ph.D., Ph.D.

Professor and Chair
University of Florida
Gainesville, FL

Almut Winterstein received her pharmacy degree from Friedrich Wilhelm University in Bonn, Germany and her PhD in Pharmacoepidemiology from the Charité Humboldt University in Berlin, Germany. She holds the position of Professor and Chair in the Department of Pharmaceutical Outcomes and Policy at the College of Pharmacy, and an affiliate appointment in the Department of Epidemiology at the Colleges of Medicine and Public Health and Health Professions, both at the University of Florida. In 2017, she was named the Dr. Robert and Barbara Crisafi Chair in recognition of her research on evaluating drug safety and effectiveness in real-world populations and on devising ways to improve medication use.

Dr. Winterstein has served as principal investigator on more than 25 extramurally funded grants and contracts and published more than 300 manuscripts and conference abstracts. Her research interests have centered on the post-marketing evaluation of drugs in pediatrics and perinatal care, infectious disease and psychiatry and the evaluation and improvement of quality surrounding medication use using real-world data. Her presentation will focus on recently completed work involving the development of prediction models for preventable adverse drug events. As expert in drug safety, she chairs the Food and Drug Administration's Drug Safety and Risk Management Advisory Committee. Recognizing her contributions in pharmacoepidemiology, Dr. Winterstein was inducted as a fellow of the International Society of Pharmacoepidemiology.


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    Ben Staley, Ph.D., Pharm.D.

    Clinical Specialist, Quality Improvement and Clinical Analytics
    UF Health – Shands Hospital
    Gainesville, FL

    Ben Staley, Pharm.D., BCPS is currently a clinical pharmacy specialist in Quality Improvement and Clinical Analytics at UF Health - Shands Hospital and Clinical Assistant Professor at the University of Florida College of Pharmacy. He received his Doctor of Pharmacy degree in 2002 from the University of Florida College of Pharmacy, followed by PGY-1 residency at the University of Colorado Hospital and a PGY-2 specialty residency in Infectious Diseases at UF Health - Shands Hospital. He obtained Board Certification in Pharmacotherapy in 2010. His research and practice interests include Clinical Decision Support, Quality Improvement, defining process and outcome based measures for pharmacy activities, and predictive models. He is a member of North Central Florida Society of Health-System Pharmacists (NCFSHP), FSHP, and ASHP.


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