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Scott T. Benken


Clinical Associate Professor, College of Pharmacy

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Colloquium Lecture Series (PSCI 425), 8/22/2022 – 12/2/2022
Colloquium Lecture Series (PSCI 425), 8/22/2022 – 12/2/2022
Undergrad Resrch Pharm Pract (PMPR 380), 8/22/2022 – 12/2/2022
Spec Project in Pharm Pract (PMPR 390), 8/22/2022 – 12/2/2022
Spec Project in Pharm Pract (PMPR 390), 5/16/2022 – 7/21/2022
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

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 - 2/28/2023, 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

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

CTA: COVID19 M20-404 Randomized, Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled, Phase 1 Study to Evaluate Safety, Pharmacokinetics, & Pharmacodynamics of Single Ascending Doses of ABBV-47D11 in Adults..., AbbVie, Inc.., 4/12/2021 - 12/1/2021, Obligated Amount: $460435; Anticipated Amount: $460435

Selected Publications

Thomas, Riya, Benken, Jamie, Belcher, Rachel, Palmer, Mary, Benedetti, Enrico, Benken, Scott. (2023). 185: VASOPRESSOR EXPOSURE IS ASSOCIATED WITH POOR ALLOGRAFT FUNCTION IN LIVING DONOR RENAL TRANSPLANTS. Critical Care Medicine, 51, (1), 76-76. doi:10.1097/01.ccm.0000906476.38212.f1.

Mashhad, Sara, Belcher, Rachel, Palmer, Mary, Dahlquist, Ashley, Wenzler, Eric, Benedetti, Enrico, Benken, Jamie, Benken, Scott. (2023). 816: EXTENDED-USE STABILITY DATA OF ANGIOTENSIN II INFUSIONS. Critical Care Medicine, 51, (1), 399-399. doi:10.1097/01.ccm.0000908992.67209.a7.

Dabbas, Walaa, Kumar, Prerna, Naik, Ruchi, Pierce, Dana, Heagler, Kristin, Valdepenas, Benito, Benken, Scott, Tang, Ignatius. (2022). 314.7: Outcomes of SARS -Cov-2 in Hospitalized Solid Organ Transplant Recipients During the Omicron Wave in the United States. Transplantation, 106, (9S), s226-s226. doi:10.1097/01.tp.0000886532.02082.97.

Andrews, L, Benken, J, Benedetti, E, Nishioka, H, Pierce, D, Dalton, K, Han, J, Shin, B, Benken, S. (2022). Effects of angiotensin II in the management of perioperative hypotension in kidney transplant recipients. Clinical Transplantation, 36, (9). doi:10.1111/ctr.14754.

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.

Benken, J, Lichvar, A, Benedetti, E, Behnam, J, Kaur, A, Rahman, S, Nishioka, H, Hubbard, C, Benken, ST. (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.

Micheletto, J, Belvitch, P, Benken, S. (2022). Vasopressor Starting Dose and Association with Hemodynamic Goals, Renal Replacement Therapy, and Mortality. Journal of Critical and Intensive Care, 13, (3), 90-96. doi:10.37678/dcybd.2022.3132.

Andrews, Lauren, Benken, Jamie, Benedetti, Enrico, Nishioka, Hokuto, Dalton, Kaitlyn, Pierce, Dana, Han, Justin, Shin, Bona, Benken, Scott. (2022). 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. (2022). 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.

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