Dr. Yardlee Kauffman Named Assistant Professor of Clinical Pharmacy

Written by Lauren Whetzel-Siburkis
Published on October 8, 2015

Bringing with her a unique background in pharmacy and public health, Yardlee Kauffman, PharmD, MPH, has been named assistant professor of clinical pharmacy at University of the Sciences in Philadelphia. She comes to the University having completed a two-year outcomes research fellowship at Kaiser Permanente Colorado.

Yardlee Kauffman

Dr. Kauffman’s research interests include the safety and effectiveness of antipsychotic drug use in pediatrics, international normalized ratio monitoring adherence, nontraditional risk factors associated with cardiovascular events, as well as adherence and retention in Human Immunodeficiency Virus care.

At USciences, she will teach courses in drug information and literature evaluation in the University’s Department of Pharmacy Practice and Pharmacy Administration.

Dr. Kauffman received her doctor of pharmacy and master of public health degrees from the University of Pittsburgh. During her time in Pittsburgh, Dr. Kauffman completed a community practice residency at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, followed by a residency in ambulatory care, with an emphasis in underserved care and global health, at the University of Pittsburgh School of Pharmacy. She is also board-certified in both ambulatory care pharmacy and public health. In her spare time, she enjoys reading, traveling abroad, hiking, running, and listening to music.


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