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Jamie Rickards

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Assistant Professor - Clinical and Administrative Sciences, School of Pharmacy

Education:
PGY2 Geriatric Pharmacy Residency: UNC Hospitals and Clinics in Chapel Hill NC
PGY1 Pharmacy Practice Residency: WJB Dorn VA Medical Center in Columbia, SC
Doctor of Pharmacy: Campbell University College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences in Buies Creek, NC
Masters of Business Administration: Campbell University School of Business in Buies Creek, NC
                      

Research Interests:
Geriatric pharmacotherapy; Fall risk reduction; Transitions of care

Publications:
Rickards J, Burkhart J. JNC8 and older adults: A review of the evidence. Pharmacy Times: Health-System Edition. 2014; 80(7):H6-H8.

Poster Presentation:
Rickards J, Burkhart J, Stout S. Feasibility of establishing a Transitions of Care clinic serving geriatric patients, and the pearls and barriers to implementation. Poster presentation. NCAP Chronic Care Forum. Charlotte, North Carolina. March 2014. 

Rickards J, Pruskowski J, Brittain K, Walker T. Significance of simvastatin dose adjustments in a Veterans Affairs community. Poster presentation. ASHP Midyear Meeting. Las Vegas, Nevada. December 2012.

Presentations: 
Not just another UI drug: Overview of mirabegron. Continuing education. UNC Medical Center. Chapel Hill, North Carolina. February 2014. 

Myth or Fact: Use of antithrombotics in the elderly with atrial fibrillation debunked. NCAP Annual Conference. Raleigh, North Carolina. October 2013.

Significance of simvastatin dose adjustments in a Veterans Affairs community. Southeastern Residency Conference. Athens, Georgia. April 2013.

Get your guide to better breathing: A review of the updated GOLD guidelines, new therapies and devices for COPD management. Continuing education. WJB Dorn VA Medical Center. Columbia, South Carolina. April 2013.

Professional Affiliations & Memberships:
American Society of Consultant Pharmacists
American College of Clinical Pharmacy
American Society of Health-System Pharmacists
Rho Chi Honors Society
Kappa Psi Pharmaceutical Fraternity