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Laney Owings, PharmD, BCPS, BCPP

Laney Owings, PharmD


Psychiatric Pharmacy Clinical Specialist

Residency Associated Title and Involvement

Preceptor - Behavioral Health Emergency Medicine


Undergraduate: University of Mississippi - BS Pharmaceutical Sciences (2012)

School of Pharmacy: University of Mississippi - Doctor of Pharmacy (2015)

PGY1: Vidant Medical Center - Pharmacy Practice

PGY2: University of North Carolina Medical Center - Psychiatry

Rotation Title

Behavioral Health Emergency Medicine

Rotation Description:

This acute care rotation on the Psychiatric Emergency Services (PES) team provides a clinical setting appropriate for the resident to participate in management of the mentally ill who are actively withdrawing from substances, acutely agitated, suicidal and/or homicidal.  Residents learn how to triage, reconcile home medications, de-escalate in the setting of acute agitation, and manage forced medications per North Carolina General Statutes.

For more information contact:

Kamakshi Rao

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