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Stephanie Y. Crawford

Executive Associate Dean for Faculty Affairs and Strategic Initiatives, Office of the Dean

Professor, Pharmacy Systems, Outcomes and Policy

Center Affiliate, Center for Pharmacoepidemiology and Pharmacoeconomic Research

Contact Information

833 S. Wood Street (871)
Room 258, College of Pharmacy
Chicago, IL 60612

Phone: (312) 413-1337

Fax: (312) 996-2954

Education

  • BS, Pharmacy, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
  • Hospital Pharmacy Residency, University of Maryland Hospital/Medical System, Baltimore, MD
  • MPH, Health Policy & Administration, University of Illinois at Chicago
  • MS, Institutional Pharmacy Programs, University of Maryland at Baltimore
  • Executive Certificate, Strategic Diversity & Inclusion Management, Georgetown University School of Continuing Studies, Washington, D.C.
  • PhD, Pharmacy (Major: Pharmaceutical Policy), University of Texas at Austin

Research Interests

Dr. Stephanie Crawford's research interests focus on social justice, access, and disparities reduction in the medication use process. This includes targeted research on rural and inner-city populations, low-income populations, underserved minority populations, and the elderly. Related scholarly interests address research and curricular assessments in serving diverse populations. In addition, her research areas include pharmacy systems evaluation (e.g., medication adherence, safe medication use, optimal use of technologies) and associated patient-centered medication outcomes.

Professional Organizations

  • Chair, Advisory Council for North America, DIA
  • Chair, Nomenclature and Labeling Expert Committee , United States Pharmacopeia (USP)
  • Member, Council of Experts, United States Pharmacopeia (USP)
  • Former Charter Member and present Consultant to FDA Drug Safety and Risk Management Advisory Committee, U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA)

Licenses and Certifications

  • North Carolina Board of Pharmacy, Pharmacist Licensure,

Awards and Honors

  • 2018, Distinguished Honoree, UIC Urban Health Program, 40th Anniversary Gala
  • 2018, FY2017 Group Award for Outstanding Contribution to the Standards, presented to Expert Panel to Review Surveillance and Screening Technologies for the Quality Assurance of Medicines, United States Pharmacopeia
  • 2017, Inaugural Best Poster Award, Social and Administrative Sciences section (co-recipient), American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy Annual Meeting, Pharmacy Education 2017
  • 2017, Faculty Trailblazer Award, UIC Chancellor's Committee on the Status of Blacks
  • 2015, Honorable Mention award (co-recipient), Journal of Service Research special issue on Transformative Service
  • 2014, AMCP Nexus − Gold Medal Abstract, Boston, MA, Academy of Managed Care Pharmacy
  • 2014, Award for Outstanding Contribution to the Standards-setting Process presented to USP Nomenclature, Safety, and Labeling Expert Committee (co-recipient), United States Pharmacopeia
  • 2014, Wiederholt Prize for Best Published Paper Award for Economic, Social and Administrative Sciences (co-recipient), American Pharmacists Association
  • 2009, P1 Teacher of the Semester, UIC College of Pharmacy
  • 2006, Honorable Mention (with Swu-Jane Lin), Innovations in Teaching Competition, American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy
  • 2006, Urban Health Program Distringuished Faculty Award, UIC College of Pharmacy
  • 2005, P1 Teacher of the Semester, UIC College of Pharmacy
  • 2004, Outstanding P1 Teacher of the Year, UIC College of Pharmacy
  • 2001, Most Outstanding Abstract Award (theme: access/disparities), Annual Meeting of the Academy for Health Services Research and Health Policy (now AcademyHealth), Atlanta, GA
  • 2001, Outstanding P1 Teacher of the Year, UIC College of Pharmacy
  • 1999, Teaching Recognition Program Award, UIC Council on Excellence in Teaching and Learning

Intellectual Contributions

Journal Article

  • Hedlund N, Isgor Z, Zwanziger J, Rondelli D, Crawford SY, Hynes D, Powell L. "Drug shortage impacts patient receipt of induction treatment". Health Services Research. in press.
  • Paolella GA, Boyd AD, Wirth SM, Cuellar S, Venepalli NK, Crawford SY. "Adherence to Oral Anticancer Medications: Evolving Interprofessional Roles and Pharmacist Workforce Considerations.". Pharmacy (Basel, Switzerland). 2018;6(1). doi:10.3390/pharmacy6010023.
  • Popovich NG, Okorie-Awé C, Crawford SY, Balcazar FE, Vellurattil RP, Moore T, Schriever AE. "Assessing Students' Impressions of the Cultural Awareness of Pharmacy Faculty and Students.". American journal of pharmaceutical education. 2018;82(1):6161. doi:10.5688/ajpe6161.
  • Hsu GI, Crawford SY, Paolella G, Cuellar S, Wirth SM, Venepalli NK, Wang E, Hughes D, Boyd AD. "Design of customized mobile application for patient adherence to oral anticancer medications utilizing user-centered design". The Journal of Biocommunication. 2017;41(1):5-15. doi:10.5210/jbc.v41i1.7499.
  • Shindhe S, Crawford SY. "The Science of Safety - an emerging concept in medication use and research". Innovations in Pharmacy. 2016;7(3):Article 2.
  • Awe C, Gaither CA, Crawford SY, Tieman J. "A comparative analysis of perceptions of pharmacy students’ stress and stressors across two multicampus universities". American Journal of Pharmaceutical Education. 2016;80(5):Article 82. doi:10.5688/ajpe80582.
  • Crawford SY, Okorie-Awe C, Tawk RH, Pickard AS. "A cross sectional and longitudinal study of pharmacy student perceptions of readiness to serve diverse populations". American Journal of Pharmaceutical Education. 2016;80(4):Article 62. doi:10.5688/ajpe80462 .
  • Spanjol J, Cui AS, Nakata C, Sharp LK, Crawford SY, Xiao Y, Watson-Manheim MB. "Service co-production of prolonged, complex, and negative services: an examination of medication adherence in chronically ill individuals". Journal of Service Research. 2015;18(3):284-302.
  • Svarstad BL, Kotchen JM, Shireman TI, Brown RL, Crawford SY, Mount JK, Palmer PA, Vivian EM, Wilson DA. "Improving refill adherence and hypertension control in black patients: Wisconsin TEAM trial.". Journal of the American Pharmacists Association. 2013;53(5):520-9. doi:10.1331/JAPhA.2013.12246.
  • Walton SM, Crawford SY, Donnelly AJ, Schumock GT. "Survey of pharmacy staffing levels and vacancy rates in small and rural hospitals in Illinois.". American journal of health-system pharmacy : AJHP : official journal of the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists. 2013;70(16):1392-6. doi:10.2146/ajhp120455.
  • Crawford SY, Schumock GT, Walton SM, Donnelly AJ. "Comparison of pharmacy services at critical access hospitals and other rural and small hospitals in Illinois.". American journal of health-system pharmacy : AJHP : official journal of the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists. 2013;70(15):1313-21. doi:10.2146/ajhp120442.
  • Schumock GT, Crawford SY, Walton SM, Donnelly AJ. "Pharmacy practice in small and rural hospitals in Illinois--2011.". American journal of health-system pharmacy : AJHP : official journal of the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists. 2013;70(13):1144-52. doi:10.2146/ajhp120437.
  • Crawford SY, Alhreish SK, Popovich NG. "Comparison of learning styles of pharmacy students and faculty members.". American journal of pharmaceutical education. 2012;76(10):192. doi:10.5688/ajpe7610192.
  • Crawford SY. "An innovative seminar course in business etiquette for pharmacy graduate students.". American Journal of Pharmaceutical Education. 2012;76(9):177. doi:10.5688/ajpe769177.
  • Yin H, Lin SJ, Kong SX, Benzeroual K, Crawford SY, Hedeker D, Lambert BL, Muramatsu N. "The association between physical functioning and self-rated general health in later life: the implications of social comparison". Applied Research in Quality of Life. 2011;6(1):1-19.
  • Liu FX, Alexander GC, Crawford SY, Pickard AS, Hedeker D, Walton SM. "The impact of Medicare Part D on out-of-pocket costs for prescription drugs, medication utilization, health resource utilization, and preference-based health utility.". Health services research. 2011;46(4):1104-23. doi:10.1111/j.1475-6773.2011.01273.x.
  • Lin HW, Pickard AS, Mahady GB, Karabatsos G, Crawford SY, Popovich NG. "An instrument to evaluate pharmacists' patient counseling on herbal and dietary supplements.". American journal of pharmaceutical education. 2010;74(10):192.
  • Bono JD, Crawford SY. "Impact of Medicare Part D on independent and chain community pharmacies in rural Illinois--A qualitative study.". Research in Social & Administrative Pharmacy. 2010;6(2):110-20. doi:10.1016/j.sapharm.2009.11.007.
  • Svarstad BL, Kotchen JM, Shireman TI, Crawford SY, Palmer PA, Vivian EM, Brown RL. "The Team Education and Adherence Monitoring (TEAM) trial: pharmacy interventions to improve hypertension control in blacks.". Circulation. Cardiovascular Quality and Outcomes. 2009;2(3):264-71. doi:10.1161/CIRCOUTCOMES.109.849992.
  • Johnson CL, Crawford SY, Lin SJ, Salmon JW, Smith MM. "Neighborhood geographical factors and the presence of advanced community pharmacy practice sites in Greater Chicago.". American Journal of Pharmaceutical Education. 2009;73(1):8.
  • Crawford SY, Manuel AM, Wood BD. "Pharmacists' considerations when serving Amish patients.". Journal of the American Pharmacists Association. 2009;49(1):86-94; quiz 95-7. doi:10.1331/JAPhA.2009.07160.
  • Lin SJ, Crawford SY. "An online debate series for first-year pharmacy students.". American Journal of Pharmaceutical Education. 2007;71(1):12.
  • Crawford SY, Leventis C. "Herbal product claims: boundaries of marketing and science". Journal of Consumer Marketing. 2005;22(7):432-436.
  • Crawford SY. "Pharmacists’ roles in health promotion and disease prevention". American Journal of Pharmaceutical Education. 2005;69(4):73.
  • Lin SJ, Crawford SY, Warren Salmon J. "Potential access and revealed access to pain management medications.". Social Science & Medicine. 2005;60(8):1881-91. doi:10.1016/j.socscimed.2004.08.025.
  • Lin SJ, Crawford SY, Lurvey PL. "Trend and area variation in amphetamine prescription usage among children and adolescents in Michigan.". Social Science & Medicine. 2005;60(3):617-26. doi:10.1016/j.socscimed.2004.06.002.
  • Lin SJ, Crawford SY, Salmon JW. "Internal and external influences on the adoption of the fentanyl patch: a bass model estimation". Journal of Pharmaceutical Marketing and Management . 2003;15(4):53-67.
  • Awe C, Crawford SY. "Perceptions of campus experiences by African American pharmacy students based on institutional type". American Journal of Pharmaceutical Education. 2003;67(1):13.
  • Crawford SY, Cohen MR, Tafesse E. "Systems factors in the reporting of serious medication errors in hospitals.". Journal of Medical Systems. 2003;27(6):543-51.
  • Lynx DH, Brockmiller HR, Connelly RT, Crawford SY. "Use of a PDA-based pharmacist intervention system.". AmericanJournal of Health-System Pharmacy. 2003;60(22):2341-4.
  • Schumock G, Walton S, Sarawate C, Crawford SY. "Pharmaceutical services in rural hospitals in Illinois--2001.". American Journal of Health-System Pharmacy. 2003;60(7):666-74.
  • Crawford SY. "Internet pharmacy: issues of access, quality, costs, and regulation.". Journal of Medical Systems. 2003;27(1):57-65.
  • Salmon JW, Lin SJ, Crawford SY. "Internal and external influences on the adoption of the fentanyl patch: a bass model estimation". Clinical Research and Regulatory Affairs. 2002;19:397-412.
  • Lam NP, Lê PD, Crawford SY, Patel S. "National survey of stress ulcer prophylaxis.". Critical Care Medicine. 1999;27(1):98-103.
  • Crawford SY, Grussing PG, Clark TG, Rice JA. "Staff attitudes about the use of robots in pharmacy before implementation of a robotic dispensing system.". AmericanJournal of Health-System Pharmacy. 1998;55(18):1907-14.
  • Hanson-Divers C, Jackson SE, Lue TF, Crawford SY, Rosen RC. "Health outcomes variables important to patients in the treatment of erectile dysfunction.". The Journal of Urology. 1998;159(5):1541-7. doi:10.1097/00005392-199805000-00037.
  • Cohen MR, Proulx SM, Crawford SY. "Survey of hospital systems and common serious medication errors.". Journal of Healthcare Risk Management . 1998;18(1):16-27. doi:10.1002/jhrm.5600180104.
  • Kong SX, Crawford SY, Gandhi SK, Seeger JD, Schumock GT, Lam NP, Stubbings J, Schoen MD. "Efficacy of 3-hydroxy-3-methylglutaryl coenzyme a reductase inhibitors in the treatment of patients with hypercholesterolemia: a meta-analysis of clinical trials.". Clinical Therapeutics. 1997;19(4):778-97.
  • Kong SX, Gandhi SK, Crawford SY, Seeger JD. "Pharmacoeconomic evaluation of HMG-CoA reductase inhibitors in the treatment of hypercholesterolemia". The American Journal of Managed Care. 1996;2:1055-1073.
  • Schumock GT, Raber SR, Crawford SY, Naderer OJ, Rodvold KA. "National survey of once-daily dosing of aminoglycoside antibiotics.". Pharmacotherapy. 1995;15(2):201-9.
  • Crawford SY, Santell JP. "ASHP national survey of pharmaceutical services in federal hospitals--1993.". American Journal of Hospital Pharmacy. 1994;51(19):2377-93.
  • Schumock GT, Crawford SY, Giusto DA, Hutchinson RA. "Evaluating the performance of clinical pharmacy faculty: putting the ACCP template to use.". Pharmacotherapy. 1993;13(6):668-72.
  • Crawford SY, Myers CE. "ASHP national survey of hospital-based pharmaceutical services--1992.". American Journal of Hospital Pharmacy. 1993;50(7):1371-404.
  • Crawford SY, King, Jr CM. "Professional paths chosen by past recipients of ASHP Foundation fellowships.". American Journal of Hospital Pharmacy. 1992;49(12):2948-53.
  • Crawford SY. "Changes in FDA drug classification and priority review policy.". American Journal of Hospital Pharmacy. 1992;49(10):2383, 2386.
  • Crawford SY. "Requirements for certifiers of biological safety cabinets". American Journal of Hospital Pharmacy. 1991;48:654, 662.
  • Crawford SY. "The ASHP national survey's definition of community hospitals". American Journal of Hospital Pharmacy. 1991;48:1668, 1670.
  • Crawford SY. "FDA's role in drug product recalls.". American Journal of Hospital Pharmacy. 1991;48(12):2595-6.
  • Crawford SY, Narducci WA, Augustine SC. "National survey of quality assurance activities for pharmacy-prepared sterile products in hospitals.". American Journal of Hospital Pharmacy. 1991;48(11):2398-413.
  • Crawford SY, Dombrowski SR. "Extemporaneous compounding activities and the associated informational needs of pharmacists.". American Journal of Hospital Pharmacy. 1991;48(6):1205-10.
  • Crawford S, Beardsley RS, Lamy PP, Mech AB, Proksch R. " Comparing fact sheets and lectures to provide investigational drug information". Journal of Nursing Staff Development. 1990;6(Jan/Feb):35-39.
  • Crawford SY. "Nonprescription drug products for expectorant use". American Journal of Hospital Pharmacy. 1990;47:997-998.
  • Crawford SY. "Response to the ASHP national survey of hospital pharmaceutical services". American Journal of Hospital Pharmacy. 1990;47:498.
  • Crawford SY. "ASHP national survey of hospital-based pharmaceutical services--1990.". American Journal of Hospital Pharmacy. 1990;47(12):2665-95.
  • Crawford SY. "Availability of pharmaceutical cocaine". American Journal of Hospital Pharmacy. 1989;46:1534.
  • Crawford SY. "Importation of unapproved drugs for personal use". American Journal of Hospital Pharmacy. 1989;46:470.
  • Crawford SY. "Reuse of multiple-dose ophthalmic preparations for different patients". American Journal of Hospital Pharmacy. 1989;46:1984.
  • Shepherd M, Crawford S. " An investigation of what factors are important to the elderly in selecting a pharmacy and purchasing drug products". Journal of Pharmaceutical Marketing and Management. 1987;2(Fall):63-82.

Conference Proceeding

  • Watson-Manheim MB, Crawford SY, Nakata CC, Xiao Y, Holly E, Sharp LK, Spanjol J, Cui AS ed. "Developing targeted text messages for enhancing medication adherence" Chicago, IL. Proceedings of the Nineteenth Americas Conference on Information Systems. August-16-2013.
  • Lin SJ, Crawford SY, Salmon JW ed. "Internal & external influences on the adoption of the fentanyl patch; a Bass model estimation" . Proceedings of the Business & Health Administration Association Annual Meeting. 2002.
  • Crawford SY ed. "Examining cultures of safety (session moderator)" Chicago, IL. National Patient Safety Foundation. 1999.
  • Crawford SY, Cohen MR, Tafesse E ed. "Systems factors in the reporting of serious medication errors" Chicago, IL. National Patient Safety Foundation. 1999.

Encyclopedia Entry

  • Crawford SY, Ying X. "Adverse drug events"In: Encyclopedia of Health Services Research Thousand Oaks, CA: SAGE Publications, Inc.. 2009: 32-36.
  • Crawford SY, Amboise KM. "Pharmacy"In: Encyclopedia of Health Services Research Thousand Oaks, CA: SAGE Publications, Inc.. 2009: 924-929.
  • Crawford SY. "The pharmaceutical industry"In: Encyclopedia of Health Services Research Thousand Oaks, CA: SAGE Publications, Inc.. 2009: 917-922.
  • Crawford SY. "The U.S. Food and Drug Administration"In: Encyclopedia of Health Services Research Thousand Oaks, CA: SAGE Publications, Inc.. 2009: 1159-1165.

Book Review

  • Crawford SY. "Introduction to Public Health in Pharmacy (edited by Bruce Lubotsky Levin, Peter D. Hurd, Ardis Hanson)". American Journal of Health-System Pharmacy; 2008.
  • Crawford SY. "In search of statistics books with relevance, not just significance". American Journal of Hospital Pharmacy; 1992.

Instructor's Manual

  • Kong SX, Crawford SY. "Expectations, Education, and Technology". Binghamton, NY: The Haworth Press; 1996.

Book Chapter

  • Kong SX, Crawford SY. "Expectations, Education, and Technology". Smith MC and Wertheimer AI. Social and Behavioral Aspects of Pharmaceutical Care. Binghamton, NY: The Haworth Press; 1996: 737-772
  • Shepherd MD, Crawford SY. "Shopping patterns among older adults". Marketing pharmaceutical services: patron loyalty, satisfaction, and preferences. Binghamton, NY: The Haworth Press; 1992: 111-130

Other

  • Crawford SY. (1994). "Comparison between respondents and nonrespondents in the ASHP national survey.". American Journal of Hospital Pharmacy. Vol. 51. Issue 21. Page(s) 2722, 2724.
  • Crawford SY. (1993). "Tap water should not be used.". American Journal of Hospital Pharmacy. Vol. 50. Issue 8. Page(s) 1579.
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