University of Illinois at Chicago College of Pharmacy Department of Pharmacy Systems, Outcomes & Policy
Christopher D. Saffore, PharmD is a PhD candidate and Research Assistant in the Department of Pharmacy Systems, Outcomes and Policy at the University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC). Dr. Saffore earned his PharmD from UIC. He has previously held the UIC-Takeda Health Economics and Outcomes Research Fellowship (2016-2018) and the Rho Chi Society Graduate (2016) and Clinical Research Fellowships (2017). Dr. Saffore’s research interests include pharmacoepidemiology, comparative-effectiveness and health outcomes research. Presently, he and colleagues from UIC are in collaboration with the state of Illinois Prescription Drug Monitoring Program on evaluation of activities under the Prevention for States funding program. Under the guidance of Drs. Todd A. Lee and A. Simon Pickard, he is the coordinating and managing implementation and evaluation of academic detailing in an urban setting aimed at improving appropriate prescribing of opioids.
Wednesday, April 24
7:15 AM – 8:30 AM