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New Practitioner Pharmacist Leadership Development Grant

Congratulations to the 2020 New Practitioner Pharmacists Leadership Development Grant

Evaluating the Effects of A Mindfulness Mobile Application on Student Pharmacists’ Stress, Mindfulness and Burnout 
Primary Investigator: Angela Chu, Pharm.D., BCPS
Senior Investigator: Tyler M. Rose, BS, Ph.D.
Organization: Roseman University of Health Sciences
South Jordan, UT

Evaluation of Burnout Among Pharmacy Residents in the United States
Primary Investigator: Derek Gyori, Pharm.D., BCOP
Senior Investigator: Julie A. Murphy, Pharm.D., FASHP, FCCP, BCPS
Organization: University of Toledo College of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences
Toledo, OH

The Effect of Self-Leadership on Burnout among PGY-1 Pharmacy Practice Residents
Primary Investigator: Chiemena Ohanele, Pharm.D.
Senior Investigator: Mary Maneno, Ph.D.
Organization: Howard University College of Pharmacy
Washington, DC

The Effect of Grit on Burnout and Depression in Pharmacy Department Employees at Top Performing Hospitals in the United States
Primary Investigator: Stacy Pasciolla, Pharm.D., PGY2 Critical Care
Senior Investigator: James Hollands, Pharm.D.
Organization: University of the Sciences
Philadelphia, PA


Congratulations to the 2019 New Practitioner Leadership Development Research Grant Recipients.


Title: Systemization and Evaluation of the Impact of a Pharmacy Technician Ladder in a Multi-hospital System

Primary Investigator: Sunny Bhakta, Pharm.D., M.S., BCPS

Senior Investigator: Alex Varkey, Pharm.D., M.S.

Organization: Houston Methodist Hospital


Title: Burnout Response Among U.S. Hospital Pharmacy Directors and Departments

Primary Investigator: Matthew Bilhimer, Pharm.D.

Senior Investigator:  Nicole Acquisto, Pharm.D.

Organization: University of Rochester Medical Center


Title: Characterizing and Addressing Burnout Among Full-time Pharmacists Employed Within a Multi-hospital Health System

Primary Investigator: Tara Feller, Pharm.D, M.B.A., M.P.H., BCPS

Senior Investigator: Todd Nesbit, Pharm.D., M.B.A.

Organization: The Johns Hopkins Hospital


Title: Assessment of Turnover, Resilience, and Well-being of Pharmacy Department Employees at an Academic Medical Center

Primary Investigator: Elissa King, Pharm.D., PGY2 HSPA

Senior Investigator: Lindsey Amerine, Pharm.D., M.S., BCPS

Organization: University of North Carolina Hospital


Title: Evaluating Empathy and Burnout in Student Pharmacists

Primary Investigator: Mary Elizabeth O'Barr, Pharm.D., PGY1

Senior Investigator: Joshua Hollingsworth, Pharm.D., Ph.D.

Organization: Auburn University

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Essentials of Practice-Based Research for Pharmacists

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