College of Pharmacy Faculty Member Awarded ASHP Foundation’s 2017 Drug Therapy Research Literature Award
Dima Qato, Assistant Professor in the Department of Pharmacy Systems, Outcomes and Policy (PSOP) and Center Affiliate of the Center for Pharmacoepidemiology and Pharmacoeconomic Research (CPR) will be the recipient of the ASHP Foundation’s 2017 Drug Therapy Research Literature Award for the article entitled, “Changes in Prescription and Over-the-Counter Medication and Dietary Supplement Use Among Older Adults in the United States, 2005 vs 2011” which was published in JAMA Intern Med. 2016 Apr;176(4):473-82. The award recognizes outstanding original contributions to the peer-reviewed, primary, biomedical literature that address the therapeutic uses of medications. The award will be presented on Wednesday December 6th at the ASHP Midyear Clinical Meeting in Orlando, FL. Co-authors include Jocelyn Wilder from UIC, G. Caleb Alexander from the Johns Hopkins School of Public Health and Phil Schumm from the University of Chicago.