Jon Ptachcinski, PharmD, BCPS, BCOP

Jon PtachcinskiJon Ptachcinski


Clinical Pharmacist Practitioner - Bone Marrow Transplant & Cellular Therapy

Residency Associated Title and Involvement

Preceptor - Oncology

Coordinator - PGY1 Pharmacy Ambulatory Care Track 


Undergraduate: University of Pittsburgh

School of Pharmacy:  Duquesne University Mylan School of Pharmacy

PGY1: Norton Healthcare 

PGY2: UNC Medical Center

Rotation Title

Inpatient Bone Marrow Transplant / Outpatient Bone Marrow Transplant Clinic

Rotation Description:

Learners on the BMT rotations will be immersed in the daily management of patients prior to, during, and after autologous and allogeneic stem cell transplants.  Learners will provide pre-admission counseling, daily management during hospitalization which includes all discharge medication counseling, and post-discharge counseling to all BMT patients.  We will cover topics such as infectious complications, acute & chronic graft-versus host disease, engraftment syndrome, VOD/SOS, and pulmonary complications of transplant.  Learners may also have the opportunity to work with patients enrolled on clinical trials as part of the BMT Cellular Therapy program. 

For more information contact:

Kamakshi Rao

Kamakshi Rao, PharmD, BCOP, CPP, FASHP
Assistant Director, Academic Enterprises and Research Programs