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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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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

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, MR, Bisaccia, EK, Romantseva, L, Hovey, SW. (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, SW, Jacobson, JL, Welsh, KM, Vu, BN. (2022). Implementation of a Pharmacist-Driven Vancomycin and Aminoglycoside Dosing Service in a Pediatric Hospital. Journal of Pediatric Pharmacology and Therapeutics, 27, (4), 340-346. doi:10.5863/1551-6776-27.4.340.

Ruddock-Walker, Sara, Shaaban, Sarah, Jacobson, Jessica L, Meltzer, Laura, Minutti, Carla Z, Hovey, Sara W. (2021). Improving Timeliness of Insulin Administration by Using an Insulin Dose Calculator. Hospital Pediatrics, 11, (10), 1163-1173. doi:10.1542/hpeds.2020-003103.

Brown, SW, Oliveri, LM, Ohler, KH, Briars, L. (2019). Identification of errors in pediatric prescriptions and interventions to prevent errors: A survey of community pharmacists. Journal of Pediatric Pharmacology and Therapeutics, 24, (4), 304-311. doi:10.5863/1551-6776-24.4.304.

Brown, Sara, Hurren, Jeff, Sartori, Heidi. (2018). Poractant Alfa Versus Beractant for Neonatal Respiratory Distress Syndrome: A Retrospective Cost Analysis. The Journal of Pediatric Pharmacology and Therapeutics, 23, (5), 367-371. doi:10.5863/1551-6776-23.5.367.

Masse, J, Giuliano, CA, Brown, S, Paxton, RA. (2018). Association Between the Use of Long-Acting Insulin and Hypoglycemia in Nondiabetic Patients in the Surgical Intensive Care Unit. Journal of Intensive Care Medicine, 33, (5), 317-321. doi:10.1177/0885066616677030.

Brown, Sara, Lehr, Victoria Tutag, French, Nathan, Giuliano, Christopher Alan. (2017). Can a Short Video Improve Inhaler Use in Urban Youth?. The Journal of Pediatric Pharmacology and Therapeutics, 22, (4), 293-299. doi:10.5863/1551-6776-22.4.293.


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