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Sara W. Hovey

Clinical Assistant Professor, Pharmacy Practice

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Research Interests:
Pediatric Education, Transitions of Care, Pediatric Therapeutic Drug Monitoring

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Pediatric Therapeutics (PMPR 378), 8/21/2023 – 12/1/2023
Pediatric Therapeutics (PMPR 378), 8/21/2023 – 12/1/2023
PhLAMES 3 (PHAR 467), 8/21/2023 – 12/1/2023
Pharmacy Practice (PMPR) 430: Critical Care (PMPR 430), 4/17/2023 – 4/17/2023
Foundations of Interprofessional Practice, 4/14/2023 – 4/14/2023
Pathophysiology, Drug Action, & Therapeutics (PDAT) 510: Advanced Disease Management (PDAT 510), 3/13/2023 – 4/7/2023
Pharmacy Practice (PMPR) 362: Clinical Aspects of Diabetes (PMPR 362), 8/24/2022 – 11/30/2022
Pharmacy Practice (PMPR) 378: Pediatric Therapeutics (PMPR 378), 8/24/2022 – 11/30/2022

Selected Publications

Young, McKenzie R, Hovey, Sara W, Hollis, Taemyn K, Simpson, Mindy L, Bak, Erica, Kalinowski, Valerie, Jacobson, Jessica L. (2024). Outcomes of a Vial-Sparing Antithrombin III Protocol in Pediatric Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation. ASAIO Journal, 70, (2), 159-165. doi:10.1097/mat.0000000000002073.

Kulawiak, Jessica, Hovey, Sara, Ohler, Kirsten. (2023). Comment on “Evaluation of pharmacy residency recruitment and interview processes during the COVID‐19 pandemic”. JACCP JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN COLLEGE OF CLINICAL PHARMACY, 6, (6), 654-654. doi:10.1002/jac5.1825.

Hovey, Sara W, Cho, Hae Jin, Kain, Courtney, Sauer, Hannah E, Smith, Christina J, Thomas, Christopher A. (2023). Pharmacist-Led Discharge Transitions of Care Interventions for Pediatric Patients: A Narrative Review.. The Journal of Pediatric Pharmacology and Therapeutics, 28, (3), 180-191. doi:10.5863/1551-6776-28.3.180.

Kulawiak, Jessica, Miller, Joette Amundaray, Hovey, Sara W. (2023). Incidence of Medication-Related Problems Following Pediatric Epilepsy Admissions. Pediatric Neurology, 142, 10-15. doi:10.1016/j.pediatrneurol.2023.01.015.

Hovey, Sara W, Misic, Milica, Jacobson, Jessica L, Click, Kristen W. (2023). Effect of a Pharmacist-Led Discharge Counseling Service at a Children’s Hospital.. The Journal of Pediatric Pharmacology and Therapeutics, 28, (2), 116-122. doi:10.5863/1551-6776-28.2.116.

Hovey, Sara W, Click, Kristen W, Jacobson, Jessica L. (2023). Effect of a Pharmacist Admission Medication Reconciliation Service at a Children’s Hospital.. The Journal of Pediatric Pharmacology and Therapeutics, 28, (1), 36-40. doi:10.5863/1551-6776-28.1.36.

Beckman, Elizabeth J, Hovey, Sara, Bondi, Deborah S, Patel, Gourang, Parrish, Richard H. (2022). Pediatric Perioperative Clinical Pharmacy Practice: Clinical Considerations and Management: An Opinion of the Pediatrics and Perioperative Care Practice and Research Networks of the American College of Clinical Pharmacy.. The Journal of Pediatric Pharmacology and Therapeutics, 27, (6), 490-505. doi:10.5863/1551-6776-27.6.490.

Young, McKenzie R, Bisaccia, Elizabeth K, Romantseva, Lubov, Hovey, Sara W. (2022). Valproic Acid Serum Concentration and Incidence of Toxicity in Pediatric Patients. Journal of Child Neurology, 37, (6), 461-470. doi:10.1177/08830738221083480.

Hovey, Sara W, Jacobson, Jessica L, Welsh, Kristen M, Vu, Betty N. (2022). Implementation of a Pharmacist-Driven Vancomycin and Aminoglycoside Dosing Service in a Pediatric Hospital.. The Journal of Pediatric Pharmacology and Therapeutics, 27, (4), 340-346. doi:10.5863/1551-6776-27.4.340.

Professional Leadership

DEIA Committee, 8/1/2023 - Present

SIG Coordinator Elect, 5/1/2023 - Present


Doctor of Pharmacy, University of Michigan–Ann Arbor, United States, 2015

Postgraduate Training:
PGY1 Pharmacy Practice, St. John Hospital & Medical Center, United States, 2016
PGY2 Pediatrics, University of Illinois at Chicago, United States, 2017

Licensures and Certifications

Board Certified Pediatric Pharmacy Specialist (BCPPS), Board of Pharmacy Specialties, 1/15/2018 - Present