Jonathan Thigpen

Jonathan Thigpen

Assistant Professor

Pharmacy (School of) Bunting Hall (BUN) 122 410-532-5064

Programs I teach...

School of Pharmacy


  • Academia and Research Fellowship - Duquesne University, Pittsburgh, PA, 2014
  • Pharmacoepidemiology Fellowship - University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL, 2013
  • Doctor of Pharmacy - Samford University, Birmingham, AL, 2011

Research Interests

  • Public Health
  • Health Disparities
  • Pharmacoepidemiology
  • Anticoagulation
  • Cardiology


  • Katelyn Smith Quartuccio, Ray Weber, Jonathan Thigpen, Min Kwon. The effect of various learning experiences on professional identity in first year pharmacy students. American Journal of Pharmaceutical Education 2017; 81 (5) Article S5 (abstract).
  • Darae Ko, Jonathan L. Thigpen, James A. Otis, Kristen Forster, Lori Henault, Emily Quinn, Yorghos Tripodis, Peter B. Berger, Nita Limdi, Elaine, M. Hylek. Influence of statin therapy at time of stroke onset on functional outcome among patients with atrial fibrillation. Int J Cardiol. 2017 Jan 15;227:808-12. doi: 10.1016/j.ijcard.2016.10.055.
  • Fritsch MA, Culver N, Culhane N, Thigpen J, Lin A. AdvoCaring: A Cocurricular Program to Provide Advocacy and Caring to Underserved Populations in Baltimore. Am J Pharm Educ. 2016 Sep 25;80(7):126. PubMed PMID: 27756934.
  • Aronis KN (co-first author), Thigpen JL (co-first author), Tripodis Y, Dillon C, Forster K, Henault L, Quinn EK, Berger PB, Limdi NA, Hylek EM. Paroxysmal atrial fibrillation and the hazards of under-treatment. Int J Cardiol. 2016 Jan 1;202:214-20. PubMed PMID: 26397414.
  • Nghia Nguyen, Sharon K. Park, Jonathan Thigpen, Insong Lee. Accessibility of insurance coverage policies for pharmacogenomics testing. ASHP Midyear 2015 (abstract).
  • Todd M. Brown, Aditi Shendre, Qi Yan, Jonathan Thigpen, Nianjun Liu, T. Mark Beasley, Charles E. Hill, Nita A. Limdi. Anticoagulation control, risk of overanticoagulation and major hemorrhage among warfarin users is influenced by race. Circulation. 2015; 132:A16445. AHA Scientific Sessions 2015 (abstract).
  • Limdi NA, Brown TM, Yan Q, Thigpen JL, Shendre A, Liu N, Hill CE, Arnett DK, Beasley TM. Race influences warfarin dose changes associated with genetic factors. Blood. 2015 May 29. PubMed PMID: 26024874.
  • Nita A. Limdi, Jonathan Thigpen, Darae Ko, Emily K Sisson, Georgios Tripodis, Lori E Henault, Peter B Berger, Elaine Hylek. Influence of Race on Presentation, Treatment, and Outcome among Patients with Atrial Fibrillation related Ischemic Stroke. Quality of Care and Outcomes Research 2015 (abstract).
  • Darae Ko, Jonathan Thigpen, Lori Henault, Emily Quinn, Yorghos Tripodis, Peter Berger, Nita Limdi, Elaine Hylek. Ischemic Stroke in Atrial Fibrillation: 30-day Outcomes and Factors Associated with Severity. Arteriosclerosis, Thrombosis, and Vascular Biology | Peripheral Vascular Disease Scientific Sessions 2015 (abstract).
  • Thigpen JL, Dillon C, Forster KB, Henault L, Quinn EK, Tripodis Y, Berger PB, Hylek EM, Limdi NA. Validity of International Classification of Disease Codes to Identify Ischemic Stroke and Intracranial Hemorrhage among Individuals with Associated Diagnosis of Atrial Fibrillation. Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes. 2015 Jan;8(1):8-14.
  • Jonathan L. Thigpen, Chrisly Dillon, Kristen Forster, Lori Henault, Emily K. Quinn, Georgios Tripodis, Peter B. Berger, Elaine M. Hylek, Nita A. Limdi.  Antithrombotic Use at Time of Incident Stroke among Individuals with Recent Atrial Fibrillation. AHA Scientific Sessions 2013 (abstract).
  • Thigpen JL, Limdi NA. Reversal of Oral Anticoagulation. Pharmacotherapy. 2013 Apr 18. PubMed PMID: 23606318; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3800206.
  • Jonathan L. Thigpen, Chrisly Dillon, Kristen Forster, Lori Henault, Emily Kate Quinn, Georgios Tripodis, Peter B. Berger, Elaine Hylek, Nita A. Limdi. Using International Classification of Diseases Ninth Revision Codes Overestimates the Frequency of True Stroke. ACC Annual Meeting 2013 (abstract).
  • Jonathan L. Thigpen, Pharm.D., Qi Yan M.S., Nianjun Liu Ph.D., Mark Beasley Ph.D., Nita A. Limdi, Pharm.D., Ph.D. Racial differences in anticoagulation control and risk of hemorrhage among warfarin users. ACCP Annual Meeting 2012 (abstract).

Professional Affiliations & Memberships

  • American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy
  • SNPhA (Chapter Advisor)
  • Rho Chi
  • MD Responds
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