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Stephanie Iyer, PharmD


Title

Clinical Pharmacist, UNC Neurology Clinic

Residency Associated Title and Involvement

Preceptor

Education

Undergraduate: University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill

School of Pharmacy: UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy

PGY1:  Carolinas Health Care System - PGY1 in the Ambulatory Care Setting

PGY2:  

Rotation Title

Ambulatory Care, Neurology Clinic

Rotation Description:

The UNC Hospitals Neurology Clinic provides specialized care to patients with neuroimmunologic disease, neuromuscular disease, and stroke. The pharmacist-run clinic provides disease state management and coordination of specialty pharmacy medication needs. Pharmacist services are provided 4 to 5 days per week via a protocol-driven Clinical Pharmacist Practitioner agreement. At the conclusion of the rotation, residents are expected to demonstrate the ability to conduct an ambulatory care patient interview, assess safety and efficacy of disease modifying therapies (DMTs), assess and recommend safety monitoring, and perform specialty pharmacy activities. Residents will provide direct patient care during clinic visits, advise physicians and other providers regarding optimal medication therapy, and deliver educational resources to patients and providers. 

For more information contact:

Kamakshi Rao

Kamakshi Rao, PharmD, BCOP, CPP, FASHP
Clinical Manager in Education, Research, and Practice Training
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