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2022 Preceptor Orientation and Training Conference



2022 Preceptor Orientation & Training Conference

The University of Texas at Austin College of Pharamcy Experiential Education
Saturday, August 6, 2022
Join LIve In-Person in Austin or Live Online Broadcast

 

UT Austin Preceptors

This event is open ONLY to pharmacists who currently serve as, or are currently applying to become, UT Austin College of Pharmacy preceptor-faculty, and UT affiliated PGY1 & PGY2 residents.

The content of this program focuses on UT Austin Preceptors, and may not be useful for non-UT Austin preceptors.  For additional information regarding eligibility, please s.bendele@austin.utexas.edu.

 
 

Target Audience
This seminar is intended for pharmacists and pharmacy technicians who practice in hospital and other health-system settings.
 
TWO Ways to Attend
 
The 2022 Preceptor Conference will be offered both Live In-Person in Austin, Texas and via Live Virtual Broadcast.  In addition to the live lineup of presentations, there will also be additional on-demand content included with registration.  All live presentations will also be recorded and available for on-demand viewing throughout the next year.
 
 

Location 
UT Austin Pickle Research Campus
10100 Burnet Road, Bldg 137
Austin, TX 78758
Phone: 512-471-5898
 
Or ONLINE via a live broadcast! Choose your location when you register.

Access
Registrants will access all content on this page.  Be sure to bookmark this page for accessing session content, live-broadcast zoom feeds and on-demand sessions.  Log in required to access content, be sure to record log in email and password for easy access.

 Continuing Education Credit
The University of Texas at Austin College of Pharmacy is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education.  This activity has been approved for CE credit as outlined here.  UT Austin Continuing Pharmacy Education takes steps to ensure all CE programming is fair, balanced, and supports safe/effective patient care.  In doing so, UT Austin has ensured that all faculty presenters in this event have disclosed financial relationships and any/all relevant financial relationships have been mitigated prior to the start of the activity.

NON-UT Austin Preceptors
Non-UT Austin preceptors may take preceptor course listed on the home page.  Click here to view online preceptor programs available.

Date: Aug 6, 2022 08:00 AM - 05:00 PM

Fee

$0.00

CE Hours

10.75

CE Units

1.075

Registration closes on Sep 01, 2023 01:00 AM

Activity Type

  • Knowledge

 

 

   

New Preceptor Orientation Check-In & Continental Breakfast
 
 This is an optional session designed for new UT Austin Preceptors • All preceptors are welcome!
 
In-Person Attendees:
  • A continental breakfast is available in the Atrium from 8:00-8:30
  • All content presentations will take place in the Big'Tex Auditorium
  • Be sure to check in at the check-in desk to get your nametag

Date: 08/06/22
Time: 08:00 AM - 08:30 AM
   

   

New Preceptor Orientation 
 
 This is an optional session designed for new UT Austin Preceptors • All preceptors are welcome!
 
Learning Objectives 
  • List both preceptor and student requirements for participation in The University of Texas experiential program.
  • Design an intern orientation session that will foster a meaningful preceptor-intern relationship.
  • Describe guidelines for providing feedback and evaluation to pharmacist-interns.
  • Outline the steps to take when dealing with poorly performing students or students who are in danger of failing a rotation.

Faculty:
 
Linda S. Albrecht, MBA, RPh, FASHP
Regional Director
Dallas-Fort Worth Regional Experiential Programs
The University of Texas at Austin College of Pharmacy  
 
Bio:  Linda Albrecht received a BS degree in Pharmacy from Auburn University and an MBA from the University of Texas at Arlington. She completed a residency in pharmacy practice at Rhode Island Hospital. From 1984 to 1994, Linda was Education Coordinator for the Department of Pharmacy Services at Parkland Health and Hospital System. Currently, Linda serves Instructor and Internship Coordinator in the pharmacy technician training program at Richland College in Dallas, Texas and as a Regional Director of the Dallas/Fort Worth internship program for the University of Texas College of Pharmacy. She also works as a consultant pharmacist in ambulatory surgery centers.  Linda is Past President of the Metroplex Society of Health-System Pharmacists where she has also served as Secretary, Director and Annual Seminar Chairperson. Linda has served the Texas Society of Health-System Pharmacists as Secretary, Co-Chair for the 1992 and 1995 Annual Seminars, Membership Group Chair, and Awards Group Chair. Since 1998 she has served as Executive Secretary for Alcalde, The Southwest Leadership Conference for Pharmacy Residents, Fellows and Preceptors. Linda was the first recipient of the Pharmacist Recognition Award presented by the Technician Section of TSHP and received the Individual Educational Excellence Award presented by the Texas Pharmacy Association. In May of 2004, she received the NISOD Excellence Award given by the National Institute for Staff and Organizational Development Community College Leadership Program. Linda was inducted as a Fellow of the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists. Other memberships include the Pharmacy Technician Educators Council and the American Association of Pharmacy Technicians. Linda and her husband Jon, have been married for 25 years and have a 3 daughters, Natalie, Rosemary and Christy. In her spare time, Linda enjoys showing dogs, cross-stitching, walking and attending professional sporting events.
 
Disclosure: Linda Albrecht has no financial relationship(s) to disclose.

 
Date: 08/06/22
Time: 08:30 AM - 09:30 AM

CE Hours

1.00
   

   

Preceptor Training Conference Check-In & Continental Breakfast
 
Atrium - Check-In Table
 
 
In-Person Attendees:
  • A continental breakfast is available in the Atrium from 8:00 to 9:45 AM
  • All content presentations will take place in the Big'Tex Auditorium
  • Be sure to get your nametag at the check-in table in the Atrium

 
Date: 08/06/22
Time: 08:00 AM - 09:45 PM
   

   

Preceptor Training Confernece Welcome and Opening Remarks
 
Big'Tex Auditorium
 
 
Welcome:
 
Samuel M. Poloyac, PharmD, Ph.D.
Dean
James T. Doluisio Regents Chair
The University of Texas at Austin College of Pharmacy
 
Nathan D. Pope, PharmD, BCACP
Assistant Dean for Experiential Education
Clinical Associate Professor
The University of Texas at Austin College of Pharmacy
 

 
Date: 08/06/22
Time: 09:45 AM - 10:00 AM
   

   

Keynote Presentation:
The State of Experiential Education
 
Big'Tex Auditorium
 
 
Learning Objectives:
  • TBA
 
Faculty:
 
Craig Cox, PharmD, FCCP, BCPS
Associate Professor of Pharmacy Practice
Vice Chair of Experiential Programs
Texas Tech University J.H. Hodge School of Pharmacy
President-Elect of the American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy (AACP)
 
Bio: Dr. Craig Cox serves as the Vice Chair for Experiential Programs, based on our Lubbock campus. As Vice Chair, he supervises all of the roles within the Experiential Programs Office, including the Senior Director, Assistant Directors, Lead Specialists, Unit Coordinator, and Coordinator. Dr. Cox also serves as an Ex Officio member of the Curricular Affairs Committee and the Continuing Education, as well as Chair of the Preceptor Advisory Council. Through all of these roles he oversees the experiential curricular development strategies, the preceptor development strategies, the quality assurance strategies, and coordinates accreditation and assessment efforts as it relates to Experiential Programs and Continuing Education. Dr. Cox serves as the Jerry H. Hodge School of Pharmacy experiential representative at the local, state, regional, and national levels. He was selected as President-Elect of the American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy (AACP), and will take the office of President in late July 2022.
 
Disclosure: Dr Cox has no financial relationship(s) to disclose.
 

 
Date: 08/06/22
Time: 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

CE Hours

1.00
   

   

University, College and Experiential Education Program Updates
 
Big'Tex Auditorium
 
 
Learning Objectives:
  • TBA
 
Faculty:
 
Samuel M. Poloyac, PharmD, Ph.D.
Dean & James T. Doluisio Regents Chair
The University of Texas at Austin College of Pharmacy
 
Disclosure: Dean Poloyac has no financial relationship(s) to disclose.
 
W. Renee Acosta, MS, RPh.
Associate Dean for Academic Affairs an Clinical Professor
Abbott Endowed Fellowship in Pharmacy
The University of Texas at Austin College of Pharmacy
 
Disclosure: Dr Acosta has no financial relationship(s) to disclose.
 
Nathan D. Pope, PharmD, BCACP
Assistant Dean for Experiential Education
Clinical Associate Professor
The University of Texas at Austin College of Pharmacy
 
Disclosure: Dr Pope has no financial relationship(s) to disclose.
 

 
Date: 08/06/22
Time: 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

CE Hours

1.00
   

   

Lunch & Preceptor of the Year Awards
 
Enjoy Lunch in the Atrium
  • In-person: Food available in the lobby
  • Virtual: the next session begins at 1pm on the same Zoom webinar link

Preceptor of the Year Awards
  • In-Person attendees may join us in the Atrium for the presentation of the Preceptor of the Year Awards

 
Date: 08/06/22
Time: 12:00 PM - 01:00 PM
   

   

Minimizing Preceptor and Student Pharmacist Burnout
 
Big'Tex Auditorium
 
 
Learning Objectives:
  • Describe challenges impacting preceptor practice since the start of the pandemic
  • Discuss best practices when dealing with a difficulty preceptor experience
  • Describe engagement practices in supporting preceptors and processing burnout
 
Faculty:
 
M. Lynn Crismon, PharmD, FCCP, DABCP, BCPP
Behrens Inc. Centennial Professor of Pharmacy
The University of Texas at Austin College of Pharmacy
 
Bio: M. Lynn Crismon is the Behrens Centennial Professor of Pharmacy in the College of Pharmacy and Professor of Psychiatry in the Dell Medical School at The University of Texas at Austin. From 2007 until 2020 he served as Dean and James T. Doluisio Regents Chair of the College of Pharmacy. He received his BS in Pharmacy from The University of Oklahoma and his Doctor of Pharmacy degree from a joint degree program of UT Austin and UT Health San Antonio. He completed residencies in pharmacy practice at the USPHS Gallup Indian Medical Center and in psychiatric pharmacy at The University of Texas and San Antonio State Hospital. He is board certified in psychiatric pharmacy, and he is a Diplomate of the American Board of Clinical Pharmacology.  His research has focused on strategies to improve the pharmacotherapy and health outcomes of adults and children with severe mental disorders. He was one of the lead investigators in the Texas Medication Algorithm Project and the Children’s Medication Algorithm Project. Since 2004, he has helped lead the development and revision of psychotropic medication prescribing parameters for use in children and youth residing in Texas foster care with the 6th edition released in 2019 as the Psychotropic medication utilization parameters for children and youth in Texas Public Behavioral Health. He has published over 260 articles, chapters, or handbooks. He is past chair of the AACP Council of Deans and past AACP board member. He served as a member of the ACCP Board of Regents, the ACCP Research Institute Board of Trustees, and the NIPTE Board of Directors. He was the first chair of the BPS Specialty Council on Psychiatric Pharmacy, and he is currently chair of the ASHP Foundation Research Advisory Council. He served as a member of the National Academies of Science, Engineering, and Medicine Committee that developed the 2019 consensus report Taking Action Against Clinician Burnout: A Systems Approach to Professional Well-Being which received the 2021 James A. Hamilton Book Award from the American College of Healthcare Executives.
 
Disclosure: Dr Crismon has no financial relationship(s) to disclose.
 

 
Date: 08/06/22
Time: 01:00 PM - 02:00 PM

CE Hours

1.00
   

   

Date: 08/06/22
Time: 02:00 PM - 02:15 PM
   

   

Be Prepared: Navigating the Process of Failing a Student
 
Big'Tex Auditorium
 
 
Learning Objectives:
  • Identify reasons that warrant a learner to fail a learning experience or rotation.
  • Construct detailed and clear learner expectations at the start of a learning experience or rotation.
  • Discuss the steps necessary to document student failure throughout the rotation experience.
  • Effectively conduct difficult conversations about student failure.
 
Faculty:
 
Kelsey Bailey, PharmD 
Pharmacist
HEB
 
Bio:
 
Disclosure: Dr Bailey has no financial relationship(s) to disclose.
 
Justin Pedigo, Pharm.D., BCPS
Clinical Assistant Professor 
The University of Texas at Austin College of Pharmacy 
 
Bio: Justin Pedigo is a clinical assistant professor and Regional Internship Program Director for the San Antonio region at the University of Texas at Austin College of Pharmacy, and he completed his Doctor of Pharmacy training at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center (TTUHSC) Jerry H. Hodge School of Pharmacy in Abilene, Texas. Dr. Pedigo completed a two-year Pharmacotherapy Residency in Lubbock, Texas with TTUHSC, and afterwards he served as a drug information clinical practice specialist with the University of Texas Medical Branch Correctional Managed Care in Huntsville, Texas. Dr. Pedigo provides drug information consultant services to the Texas Department of Health and Human Services Vendor Drug Program and University Health Systems. As a drug information pharmacist, Dr. Pedigo has provided evidence-based population health services to the state offender population including writing evidence-based treatment guidelines and algorithms, and he has provided education to a wide array of healthcare professionals.
 
Disclosure: Dr Pedigo has no financial relationship(s) to disclose.
 
Nathan D. Pope, PharmD, BCACP
Assistant Dean for Experiential Education
Clinical Associate Professor
The University of Texas at Austin College of Pharmacy
 
Bio:
 
Disclosure: Dr Pope has no financial relationship(s) to disclose.
 

 
Date: 08/06/22
Time: 02:15 PM - 03:15 PM

CE Hours

1.00
   

   

Day One on Site: Student Welcome and Orientation
 
Big'Tex Auditorium
 
 
Learning Objectives:
  • TBA
 
Faculty:
 
Kristin Janzen, PharmD, BCPS
Clinical Assistant Professor
The University of Texas at Austin College of Pharmacy
 
Bio:  Kristin M. Janzen graduated from the University of Texas at Austin College of Pharmacy and completed a combined PGY1 & 2 Pharmacotherapy residency at Butler University and Indiana University Health in Indianapolis, IN. Currently, she is a Clinical Assistant Professor within the Division of Pharmacy Practice. Her teaching focuses on pharmacotherapeutics, clinical pharmacokinetics, and application of knowledge to pharmacy practice. She maintains an active practice at Dell Seton Medical Center at the University of Texas in Internal Medicine, where she precepts fourth year Pharm.D. students and residents on academic internal medicine rotations.  She has been recognized for excellence in both didactic and experiential teaching and was awarded the College of Pharmacy Educator of the Year, the Austin-Temple-Waco Region Preceptor of the Year, and Wm. Arlyn Koesel Preceptor of the Year Awards. Her research focuses on residency preparation, interprofessional education, and core internal medicine disease states.
 
Disclosure: Dr Janzen has no financial relationship(s) to disclose.
 
 
Dusten Rose, PharmD
Infection Diseases Clinical Pharmacist
Dell Seton Medical Center at The University of Texas at Austin  
 
Bio:
 
Disclosure: Dr Rose has no financial relationship(s) to disclose.
 

 
 
Date: 08/06/22
Time: 03:15 PM - 04:15 PM

CE Hours

1.00
   

   

Closing Remarks and Program Overall Evaluation
 
Please complete the overall evaluation
 
We value your opinion, and ask that you please complete this overall evaluation at the end of the live sessions and live broadcast. 
  • You comments and evaluations guide us in planning next year's event.
  • Both Live-Inperson and Live Broadcast attendees use this same evaluation.
  • Thank you for your time!
 
Date: 08/06/22
Time: 04:15 PM - 04:30 PM
   

   

Preceptor Reception and Celebration
 
Atrium - In-Person Attendees
 
Join us in the Atrium for a reception following the last session
 
Date: 08/06/22
Time: 04:30 PM - 06:00 PM
   

   

On-Demand Sessions Start Here - See List Below
 
 
On-Demand Sessions include video content, presentation slides.  The on-demand set up allows you to complete the content at your own time. 
 
 

   

   

Communication Skills in the Workplace
 
 
Learning Objectives 
  • Discuss common communication difficulties between preceptor and student as well as between pharmacy staff
  • Describe best practices in difficult conversations and critical feedback

Faculty 
Nathan D. Pope, PharmD, BCACP
Assistant Dean for Experiential Education / Clinical Associate Professor
The University of Texas at Austin College of Pharmacy
 
Disclosure: Dr. Pope has has no financial relationship(s) to disclose.
 
Glen E. Baumgart, PhD
Director for Continuing Professional Development
The University of Texas at Austin College of Pharmacy
 
Disclosure: Dr. Baumgart has no financial relationship(s) to disclose.

Activity Number

0067-0000-22-052-L04-P/T

Release Date: Aug 6, 2022
Credit Expiration Date: Jun 9, 2025

CE Hours

1.00
   

   

Trauma-Informed Practice: Evolving from "What's Wrong" to "What's Happened"

 
 
Learning Objectives 
  • Identify the types of trauma and the prevalence of trauma in the general population
  • Describe how trauma impacts individuals physiologically, psychologically, and emotionally
  • Recognize trauma response and indicators in patients, co-workers. And students in the healthcare setting
  • Demonstrate trauma-informed practice responses, reporting, and adaptions for accommodating trauma and trauma response
  • This activity may be counted as one hour of CPE for preceptor credit

Faculty 
K. Ashley Garling Pharm.D.
Clinical Assistant Professor of Pharmacy Practice
The University of Texas at Austin College of Pharmacy
President Capital Area Pharmacist Association
 
Disclosure: Dr. Garling has no financial relationship(s) to disclose.
 
Kaitlin Berns, MPH, RD
Program Coordinator, Center for Health Communications
The University of Texas at Austin Moody College of Communications
 
Disclosure: Ms. Berns has no financial relationship(s) to disclose.
 
 
Thea Woodruff, PhD
Project Coordinator, Well-being in Learning Environments
Counseling and Mental Health Center, University of Texas at Austin
 
Disclosure: Dr. Woodruff has no financial relationship(s) to disclose.

Activity Number

0067-0000-22-057-H04-P/T

Release Date: Jun 9, 2022
Credit Expiration Date: Jun 9, 2025

CE Hours

1.00
   

   

Pain Management: Pain Stewardship & the Hospital Pharmacist

 

This session meets the TSBP CPE requirement for Pain Management
 
Learning Objectives 
  • Describe the current state of the opioid overdose epidemic
  • Identify pain stewardship strategies that pharmacists can use to improve the quality of care that patients receive for both pain and substance use disorder.
  • Articulate how you as a practitioner can incorporate these strategies into your practice/heath system as a hospital pharmacist.  

Faculty 
Dan Arendt, Pharm.D., BCPS
Assistant Professor – Pain Stewardship
The James L. Winkle  College of Pharmacy
University of Cincinnati & UC Health
 
Dr. Daniel Arendt (he/him) is an Assistant Professor of Pharmacy Practice and Administrative Sciences with a focus in Pain Management and Opioid Stewardship at the University of Cincinnati James L. Winkle College of Pharmacy. Within the college of pharmacy, he teaches pain management within the Therapeutics IV course in the third pharmacy professional year. He additionally coordinates clinical skills labs focused on pain management and serves on the PharmD admissions committee and the faculty development and recognition committee. In addition to his roles within the college, Dr. Arendt serves as the pain stewardship clinical pharmacy specialist at University of Cincinnati Medical Center. As the pain stewardship pharmacist for UCMC, he serves as a chair of the pain stewardship committee for UC Health, where he works to develop a system-wide pain stewardship program to optimize the practice of pain management and reduce opioid-related adverse events within not only the UC health system, but the greater Cincinnati community.  Dr. Arendt, originally from Buffalo, NY, earned both his Bachelor of Science in Pharmaceutical Sciences and his Doctor of Pharmacy degree from The University of Toledo. While in pharmacy school, he served on the Board of Trustees for the University and was involved in hiring Dr. Sharon Gaber, the first ever female president of the University of Toledo. After graduating from pharmacy school, Dr. Arendt completed a PGY-1 Pharmacy Residency and a combined Internal Medicine / Academia PGY-2 Pharmacy Residency at University Hospitals Geauga Medical Center and Northeast Ohio Medical University.  Dr. Arendt continues to be involved within AACP, ASHP and ACCP nationally. He additionally serves as the director-elect of legislative affairs for the Ohio Society of Health System Pharmacists. Locally he is a member of the Hamilton County Addiction Response Coalition, where he works to integrate the communities and universities response to the opioid overdose epidemic. He hopes to develop and study comprehensive strategies to limit the negative impacts of opioid use and combat the stigma surrounding addiction and mental health, all the while ensuring that pain patients have access to the proper medical that they need and deserve.
 
Disclosure: Dr. Arendt has no relevant financial relationship(s), potential or perceived, with commercial or conflicts of interest to disclose.

Activity Number

0067-0000-22-055-H08-P/T

Release Date: Jun 9, 2022
Credit Expiration Date: Jun 9, 2025

CE Hours

1.25
   

   

Human Trafficking and the Pharmacy
 
 
Session meets TSBP human trafficking CPE requirement for pharmacists
 
Learning Objectives 
  • Describe different types of human trafficking and their local, statewide and international prevalence
  • Identify potential signs of human trafficking in victims who present for care in a medical setting
  • Discuss immediate healthcare needs of identified victims and develop ability for trauma-informed response
  • Describe available resources for victims service and aftercare

Faculty 
Kerri Taylor, M.S., ccc-slp
Executive Director at Unbound Houston

Kerri Taylor is the Executive Director of Unbound Houston, the local chapter of Unbound, an international anti-human trafficking organization which focuses on domestic minor sex trafficking with specific emphasis on prevention efforts with at-risk youth. Unbound works to activate the community to fight human trafficking. Their prevention education program Keeping Our Students Safe was awarded a grant by the Office of the Texas Governor’s Child Sex Trafficking Team. In the Bay Area of Houston, they are dedicated to public awareness, demand reduction efforts, professional training, and providing support to survivors. In January of 2020, Unbound Houston opened their advocacy center with 4 CSEY advocates serving minor and youth survivors of sex trafficking. They have added a 5th advocate and also serve adult survivors.  In addition to being a member of the Child Sex Trafficking Team’s Advisory Council for Harris County, Kerri serves on the board of the Brazoria County United Front Coalition to Fight Human Trafficking which brings educators, advocates, business people, medical professionals, and law enforcement together to cross-train, coordinate, collaborate and create a continuum of services for survivors of human trafficking in that community. She is also a member of the No Trafficking Zone advisory board for NRG established in 2020, and serves alongside other advocates in Galveston County as a coordinated response to human trafficking is developed through the Galveston County Crisis Response Team (GCCRT). Kerri earned her Bachelor’s Degree from Baylor University where she majored in Education with a specialization in speech pathology and audiology. She subsequently earned her Master’s degree in Speech Pathology and Audiology from the John A. Burns School of Medicine at the University of Hawaii. Throughout her career, Kerri specialized in serving the birth to three population, as well as adult rehab patients. She is a retired speech/language pathologist in private practice, where she specialized in adult neurogenic disorders. In 2019 she was named Galveston County’s woman of the year by the Galveston Regional Chamber of Commerce. Texas Nurse Practitioners recognized her as one of the nominees for the 2020 Texas Nurse Practitioner Visionary Award, stating she was a leader and valuable partner to the healthcare system.

Disclosure: Ms. Taylor has no financial relationship(s) to disclose.
 
Claire A. Latiolais, PharmD, M.S.
Clinical Assistant Professor for Pharmacy Practice
The University of Texas at Austin College of Pharmacy
 
Dr. Claire Latiolais graduated from Purdue University with a Doctor of Pharmacy degree in 2015. She went on to complete an ASHP accredited Health-System Pharmacy Administration residency in The Houston Program at Texas Children’s Hospital in Houston, TX. Along with this program, she completed her Master’s in Pharmacy Leadership and Administration from the University of Houston College of Pharmacy. She joined the faculty at The University of Texas at Austin College of Pharmacy (UTCOP) in 2018 and currently serves as a Clinical Assistant Professor in the department of Pharmacy Practice. Her role includes serving as the Course Coordinator for the Institutional Introductory Pharmacy Practice Experience (I-IPPE).  Additionally, her responsibilities include teaching Drug Information, Applied Pharmacy Management, Clinical Skills, Hospital Pharmacy, as well as serving as the Student Society of Health-System Pharmacists (SSHP) faculty advisor. Dr. Latiolais is a member of several professional organizations, including the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP) where she served on the 2019-2020 New Practitioners Forum Executive Committee, the Texas Society of Health-System Pharmacists (TSHP) where she serves on the Education Affairs Council, the Central Texas Society of Health-System Pharmacists (CTSHP) where she served as a Board Member, Phi Lambda Sigma, Phi Delta Chi, and Rho Chi. Her interests include experiential education, professional development of students, servant leadership, hospital operations, pharmacy management, and pediatrics.
 
Disclosure: Dr. Latoiais has no financial relationship(s) to disclose.
 
Sarah Kubes, Pharm.D., BCPPS
Clinical Assistant Professor of Pharmacotherapy
The University of Texas at Austin College of Pharmacy
 

Dr. Kubes was born and raised in Houston, Texas. She graduated from Texas A&M University in 2006 with a BS in Biomedical Sciences, then attended the University of Houston College of Pharmacy and graduated in 2011. Dr. Kubes continued her post graduate education as a PGY1 resident at Memorial Hermann Hospital in the Houston Medical Center and then a PGY2 pediatrics residency at Children’s Memorial Hermann Hospital. Following residency, she accepted a position as a Pediatric Critical Care Clinical Specialist at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital. In 2014, she re-located to San Antonio and took on the role as the Pediatric Infectious Diseases and Antimicrobial Stewardship Pharmacist at The Children’s Hospital of San Antonio. Dr. Kubes joined the UT group in 2018 as a Clinical Assistant Professor in the Pharmacotherapy Division of the College of Pharmacy at The University of Texas at Austin, as well as an Adjoint Assistant Professor in the School of Medicine and The Department of Pediatrics at the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio. In addition to her teaching and research responsibilities within the college, Dr. Kubes is also responsible for clinical pharmacy services and caring for pediatric patients within the University Health System in San Antonio. Dr. Kubes also sits on the CTSHP board as a senior board member, has been appointed by the Texas Attorney General’s office and the Texas Health and Human Services commission as a Texas Medicaid Drug Utilization Review Board Member, serves as the Chair for the UT affiliated Residency Programs and vice chair for the general pediatrics special interest group for the Pediatric Pharmacy Association national organization. Her primary areas of research include quality improvement in pediatrics, cystic fibrosis and infectious diseases. Her clinical interests include pediatrics, infectious diseases and maternal health. In her spare time she is a mom to 3 children, an avid gardener, baker, reader and chicken/turkey/pheasant/duck/quail/bunny/piggy tender.

Disclosure: Dr. Kubes has no financial relationship(s) to disclose.

Activity Number

0067-0000-22-052-L04-P/T

Release Date: Jun 9, 2022
Credit Expiration Date: Jun 9, 2025

CE Hours

1.50