Pooja Shah, PharmD, BCPS

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Clinical Specialist - Medication Management and Optimization

Residency Associated Title and Involvement



Undergraduate: University of South Carolina

Pharmacy School: University of South Carolina

PGY1:  Prisma Health Upstate - Pharmacy

PGY2: UNC Medical Center - Health-System Medication-Use Management

Rotation Title

Drug Information

Rotation Description

The purpose of this rotation is to provide the learner with a strong foundation in evidence based-medicine, drug information, and drug policy. These objectives will be achieved through rotation projects, readings, topic discussions, and participation in multiple meetings throughout the month.

Rotation activities may include the following:

  • Attending System and Medical Center P&T Committee meetings and other relevant operations and clinical meetings
  • Answering drug information questions via the health-system Drug Information Center
  • Updating Department of Pharmacy or multi-disciplinary policies
  • Developing and/or conducting formulary management projects
  • Evaluating non-formulary requests for the Medical Center
  • Participating in topic discussions pertinent to evidence-based medicine, biostatics, clinical trial design, and drug policy

For more information contact:

Kamakshi Rao

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