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Scott T. Benken


Clinical Associate Professor, College of Pharmacy

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Critical Care I (PMPR 430), 1/10/2022 – 4/29/2022
Critical Care I (PMPR 430), 1/10/2022 – 4/29/2022
Undergrad Resrch Pharm Pract (PMPR 380), 1/10/2022 – 4/29/2022
Undergrad Resrch Pharm Pract (PMPR 380), 8/23/2021 – 12/3/2021
PhLAMES 4 (PHAR 468), 1/11/2021 – 4/30/2021
Undergrad Resrch Pharm Pract (PMPR 380), 8/24/2020 – 12/4/2020
Principles of Drug Action and Therapeutics (PHAR 510) (PHAR 510), 1/13/2020 – Present
Undergrad Resrch Pharm Pract (PMPR 380), 1/13/2020 – 5/1/2020
Spec Project in Pharm Pract (PMPR 390), 1/13/2020 – 5/1/2020

Selected Grants

CTA: PATIENT CONTROL GROUP ADDENDUM TO THE EVALUATION OF PATIENT OUTCOMES FROM THE KIDNEYCARE ON RENAL ALLOGRAFTS REGISTRY AGREEMENT, CareDX., 1/17/2022 - 1/17/2027, Obligated Amount: $56750; Anticipated Amount: $56750

Impact of Obesity on the Pharmacokinetics of Imipenem-Relebactam in ICU Patients, Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp., 1/6/2022 - 1/6/2025, No Obligated Amount Set; Anticipated Amount: $137232.72

Impact of Obesity on the Pharmacokinetics of Imipenem-Relebactam in ICU Patients, Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp., 1/6/2022 - 1/6/2025, No Obligated Amount Set; Anticipated Amount: $137232.72

B3166 : VIDAS� NEPHROCLEARTM CCL14 : Sample Stability Study, Reference number 423961, bioMerieux., 12/9/2021 - 9/30/2022, Obligated Amount: $26030; Anticipated Amount: $26030

CTA: AST-134 Urine Sample Processing Study: Analysis of Fresh versus Frozen Urine Samples from ICU Subjects, Astute Medical., 11/9/2021 - 6/9/2023, Obligated Amount: $58138; Anticipated Amount: $58138

Incidence and implications of relative hypoglycemia in hyperglycemic emergency management, PGY2 Residency Project., 7/1/2021 - 6/30/2022, No Obligated Amount Set; No Anticipated Amount Set

COVID19 Randomized, Embedded, Multifactorial Adaptive Platform trial for Community-Acquired Pneumonia (REMAP-CAP), Global Coalition for Adaptive Research., 6/16/2021 - 8/31/2023, Obligated Amount: $175284; Anticipated Amount: $175284

COVID19 Randomized, Embedded, Multifactorial Adaptive Platform trial for Community-Acquired Pneumonia (REMAP-CAP), Global Coalition for Adaptive Research., 6/16/2021 - 8/31/2023, Obligated Amount: $175284; Anticipated Amount: $175284

CTA: VDX 20-1001 Validation of genomic immune-phenotyping profiles in peripheral blood gene signatures to predict risk of kidney transplant rejection, Verici Dx., 5/4/2021 - 9/30/2024, Obligated Amount: $185844; Anticipated Amount: $185844

Selected Publications

Tesoro, Eljim, Benken, scott, Atchley, Evan. (2022). Hemodynamic effects of ketamine compared with propofol or dexmedetomidine as continuous ICU sedation. Annals of Pharmacotherapy, 56, (7), 764-772. doi:10.1177/10600280211051028.

Andrews, Lauren, Benken, Jamie, Benedetti, Enrico, Nishioka, Hokuto, Pierce, Dana, Dalton, Kaitlyn, Han, Justin, Shin, Bona, Benken, Scott. (2022). Effects of angiotensin II in the management of perioperative hypotension in kidney transplant recipients.. Clin Transplant, e14754. doi:10.1111/ctr.14754.

Benken, Jamie, Lichvar, Alicia, Benedetti, Enrico, Behnam, Jessica, Kaur, Arashpreet, Rahman, Syeda, Nishioka, Hokuto, Hubbard, Colin, Benken, Scott T. (2022). Perioperative Vasopressors are Associated with Delayed Graft Function in Kidney Transplant Recipients in a Primarily Black and Hispanic Cohort. Progress in Transplantation, 32, (2), 167-173. doi:10.1177/15269248221087433.

Andrews, Lauren, Benken, Jamie, Benedetti, Enrico, Nishioka, Hokuto, Dalton, Kaitlyn, Pierce, Dana, Han, Justin, Shin, Bona, Benken, Scott. (2021). 1327: ANGIOTENSIN II IN THE PERIOPERATIVE MANAGEMENT OF HYPOTENSION IN KIDNEY TRANSPLANT RECIPIENTS. Critical Care Medicine, 50, (1), 665-665. doi:10.1097/01.ccm.0000811632.85984.42.

Cucci, Michaelia, Cunningham, Brittany, Newey, Christopher, Benken, Scott, Mullen, Chanda. (2021). 1536: EVALUATION OF BLOOD PRESSURE VARIABILITY IN MODERATE TO SEVERE TRAUMATIC BRAIN INJURIES. Critical Care Medicine, 50, (1), 772-772. doi:10.1097/01.ccm.0000812468.82937.98.

Posen, Andrew, Benken, Scott, Kaluzna, Stephanie Dwyer, Sabouni, Murrah, Miglo, Jane, Cai, Jiaqi, Gimbar, Renee Petzel. (2021). Poor guideline adherence in a real-world evaluation of hypertensive emergency management. The American Journal of Emergency Medicine, 51, 46-52. doi:10.1016/j.ajem.2021.09.073.

Andrews, Lauren, Benken, Scott, Tan, Xing, Wenzler, Eric. (2021). Pharmacokinetics and dialytic clearance of apixaban during in vitro continuous renal replacement therapy. BMC Nephrology, 22, (1), 45. doi:10.1186/s12882-021-02248-7.

Durst, Melissa M, Eitzen, Elizabeth A, Benken, Scott T. (2020). Comparison of Vasopressor Duration in Septic Shock Patients With and Without Cirrhosis. Annals of Pharmacotherapy, 55, (8), 970-979. doi:10.1177/1060028020980727.

Dalton, Kaitlyn, Mucksavage, Jeffrey, Panlilio-Villanueva, Maria, Benken, Scott. (2020). 388: Comparison of End-Tidal CO2 Values in ICU Patients With and Without In-Hospital Cardiac Arrest. Critical Care Medicine, 49, (1), 183-183. doi:10.1097/01.ccm.0000727440.56731.48.

Professional Leadership

Critical Care PRN Programming Committee, American College of Clinical Pharmacy, 12/1/2020 - Present

Critical Care Prep Course Planning Committee, American College of Clinical Pharmacy, 7/1/2020 - Present

American College of Clinical Pharmacy - Clinical Research Challenge Reviewer, American College of Clinical Pharmacy, 2/1/2018 - Present

Chicagoland Critical Care Conference, University of Illinois at Chicago College of Pharm, 12/1/2015 - Present

SCCM - Clinical Pharmacy and Pharmacology Section Communications Committee, Society of Critical Care Medicine, 1/1/2015 - Present

Notable Honors

2021, Student Preceptor of the Year (Class of 2021),

Education

Degrees:
Pharm.D., University of Cincinnati, United States, 2008
Pharmacy Prerequisite Coursework, Wake Forest University, United States, 2004

Postgraduate Training:
ASHP-Accredited PGY2 Residency in Critical Care Pharmacy, University of Illinois Hospital & Health Sciences System, United States, 2010
ASHP-Accredited PGY1 Pharmacy Practice Residency, University of Illinois Hospital & Health Sciences System, United States, 2009

Licensures and Certifications

Added Qualifications (AQ) – Cardiology, American Pharmacists Association, 4/1/2015 - Present
Board-Certified Pharmacotherapy Specialist, American Pharmacists Association, 12/1/2011 - Present
Advanced Cardiac Life Support, American Heart Association, 1/1/2008 - Present
Basic Life Support, American Heart Association, 1/1/2008 - Present