Marie A. Chisholm-Burns, PharmD, PhD MPH, MBA, FCCP, FASHP, FAST, is Dean of the College of Pharmacy and UTHSC Distinguished Professor in the Colleges of Pharmacy and Medicine at the University of Tennessee Health Science Center. She received her BS and PharmD degrees from the University of Georgia, her PhD from the University of South Dakota, and completed a residency at Mercer University Southern School of Pharmacy and at Piedmont Hospital in Atlanta, Georgia. Dr. Chisholm-Burns is Founder and Director of the Medication Access Program which increases medication access to transplant recipients. She is a Commissioner on the State of Tennessee Education Recovery and Innovation Commission. She has also served as a member of the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education and in elected positions in numerous professional organizations, including a member of the American Society of Transplantation Board of Directors. Dr. Chisholm-Burns has more than 355 publications and approximately $17 million in external funding. Textbooks co-edited by Dr. Chisholm-Burns, Pharmacotherapy Principles & Practice and Pharmacy Management, Leadership, Marketing, and Finance, respectively, previously received the Medical Book Award from the American Medical Writers Association. She has also received numerous honors including the Distinguished Teaching Scholar Award and Robert K. Chalmers Distinguished Pharmacy Educator Award from the American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy, Russell R. Miller Award and Education Award from the American College of Clinical Pharmacy, Daniel B. Smith Practice Excellence Award and Research Achievement Award from the American Pharmacists Association, Nicholas Andrew Cummings Award from the National Academies of Practice, Award of Excellence from the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP), Pharmacy Practice Research Award (2011 and 2014) and Award for Sustained Contributions to the Literature from the ASHP Foundation, Inspiring Women in STEM Award from INSIGHT Into Diversity, and Rufus A. Lyman Award for most outstanding publication in the American Journal of Pharmaceutical Education (1996 and 2007). She lives in Memphis with her husband and son, John Fitzgerald Burns Jr. She enjoys writing, painting (the cover of this textbook is an original piece by Dr. Chisholm-Burns), and playing chess.
Terry L. Schwinghammer, PharmD, is Professor Emeritus at the West Virginia University (WVU) School of Pharmacy. From 2005 to 2018, he was Professor and Chair of the Department of Clinical Pharmacy, and from 2015 to 2018 he held the Arthur I. Jacknowitz Distinguished Chair in Clinical Pharmacy at WVU. He was previously Professor of Pharmaceutical Sciences at the University of Pittsburgh School of Pharmacy. Dr. Schwinghammer received his BS and PharmD degrees from Purdue University and completed a pharmacy residency at Indiana University Hospitals. He has maintained clinical pharmacy practices in adult inpatient and ambulatory care. Dr. Schwinghammer is a recipient of the American Pharmacists Association-APPM Distinguished Achievement Award in Clinical/Pharmacotherapeutic Practice and is a Distinguished Practitioner in the National Academies of Practice. He is a member of the Academy of Excellence in Teaching and Learning of the WVU Health Sciences Center. In addition to authoring over 100 research and other publications, he is the founding editor of The Pharmacotherapy Casebook and co-editor of The Pharmacotherapy Handbook and the textbook Pharmacotherapy Principles & Practice. Dr. Schwinghammer has served the American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy (AACP) as Chair of the Pharmacy Practice Section, Chair of the Council of Faculties, and member of the Board of Directors. He is a past president of the Pennsylvania Society of Health-System Pharmacists and received the Pharmacist of the Year, Community Service, and Sister M. Gonzales Duffy Awards from the organization. He has served as Chair of the Board of Pharmacy Specialties and elected member of the Board of Regents of the American College of Clinical Pharmacy (ACCP). He is a Fellow of ACCP, the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists, and the American Pharmacists Association and has been elected to membership in the Rho Chi Pharmacy Honor Society and the Phi Lambda Sigma Pharmacy Leadership Society. He was named a Distinguished Alumnus of Purdue University in 2004. In 2016, he was named the recipient of the AACP Robert K. Chalmers Distinguished Pharmacy Educator Award.
Patrick M. Malone, PharmD, FASHP, recently retired from being Professor and Associate Dean of Internal Affairs at the University of Findlay College of Pharmacy and now does drug information consulting. Dr. Malone received his BS in Pharmacy from Albany College of Pharmacy and PharmD from the University of Michigan. He completed a clinical pharmacy residency at the Buffalo General Hospital, Drug Information Fellowship at the University of Nebraska Medical Center, and US West Fellowship in Academic Development and Technology at Creighton University. His practice and teaching have centered on drug information, and he is the first author for all seven editions of Drug Information—A Guide for Pharmacists and has overseen the Innovations in Drug Information Practice and Research sessions at the ASHP Midyear Clinical Meetings for over 20 years. Dr. Malone was also the drug information pharmacist at the XIII Winter Olympics. He has approximately 120 publications and numerous presentations, and has held various offices in national organizations. He was the Director of the Web-Based Pharmacy Pathway at Creighton University Medical Center, from its initial establishment until after graduation of the first class. His hobby is building and flying radio-controlled aircraft.
Jill M. Kolesar, PharmD, MS, FCCP, BCPS, is a University Research Professor of Pharmacy and Medicine at the University of Kentucky and holds administrative positions at the Markey Cancer Center including the Co-Leader of the Translational Oncology Research Program. Dr. Kolesar received her Doctor of Pharmacy degree at the University of Texas Health Science Center in San Antonio, where she also completed a specialty practice residency in oncology/hematology and a fellowship in molecular oncology pharmacotherapy. She received an MS in Epidemiology from the University of Wisconsin-Madison in 2016. Dr. Kolesar contributes professional service to both the National Cancer Institute (NCI) and several pharmacy organizations. She is serving on the Cancer Prevention Central IRB (CIRB), multiple NCI study sections, and the Cancer Therapy and Evaluation Program (CTEP) Investigational Drug Steering Committee. She is also a past President of ACCP. Dr. Kolesar’s research focuses on the drug development of anticancer agents with an emphasis on targeted therapies and biomarkers. She has authored more than 400 abstracts, research articles, and book chapters, and as a principal investigator she has received more than $15.0 million in research funding from the NCI, American Cancer Society, and other sources. She has received teaching and research awards from local, national, and international organizations including the Innovations in Teaching Award from the American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy. Other books she co-edits are the Top 300 Pharmacy Drug Cards, the Top 200 Injectable Drug Cards, Top 125 Drug Card Case Quiz, and the Top 100 Nonprescription Drug Cards. Dr. Kolesar loves to read, run, ski, scuba dive, and travel with her husband and five children. She has completed two marathons and 17 half-marathons.
Kelly C. Lee, PharmD, MAS, FCCP, BCPP, is Professor of Clinical Pharmacy and Associate Dean for Assessment and Accreditation at the University of California, San Diego (UCSD) Skaggs School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences. She is also the Director of the PGY2 Psychiatric Pharmacy Residency at UCSD. Dr. Lee received her BS in Biology from UCLA, her PharmD from UCSF, and Master of Advanced Studies in Clinical Research at UCSD. She completed a PGY1 Residency in Pharmacy Practice and a 2-year fellowship in Behavioral Health Sciences at UCSF. She is a Fellow of American College of Clinical Pharmacy and has been elected to membership in the Rho Chi Pharmacy Honor Society and the Phi Lambda Sigma Pharmacy Leadership Society. She has published over 90 peer-reviewed journal articles and book chapters and consults for large health systems to optimize psychotropic drug utilization and establish innovative psychiatric pharmacy care models. She has received the Dorfman Journal Paper Award from the Academy of Psychosomatic Medicine and Collaborative Research Awards from the American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy Assessment SIG. Dr. Lee loves to play tennis, travel, and spend time with her husband Douglas and son, Travis.
P. Brandon Bookstaver, PharmD, FCCP, FIDSA, is Associate Professor and Director of Residency and Fellowship Training in the Department of Clinical Pharmacy and Outcomes Sciences at the University of South (UofSC) Carolina College of Pharmacy (COP) in Columbia, South Carolina. He also serves as Infectious Diseases Pharmacist at Prisma Health Richland. Following graduation from the UofSC COP in 2004, he completed a Pharmacy Practice residency and Infectious Diseases specialty residency at Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center. Brandon is heavily involved in pharmacy residency training, serving as the Infectious Diseases PGY2 Residency Director and Clinical Fellowship Director at Prisma Health/UofSC COP and the PGY1 Residency Director at Tandem Health/UofSC COP. He has over 125 peer-reviewed publications in the areas of infectious diseases and teaching and learning, and serves as co-director of the research network, SERGE-45. Outside of work, he enjoys spending time with his wife Nicole, son Aaron, and daughter Maddie; traveling; and Gamecock athletics.