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Tanya Ott Ezekiel

Tanya Ezekiel

Pharm.D., BCPS

Clinical Informatics Pharmacist

Palmetto Health

Columbia, South Carolina

Tanya’s Story

Dr. Ezekiel received her Pharm.D. from the Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC) and completed a PGY-1 Practice Residency at Palmetto Health Richland. She obtained board certification in pharmacotherapy in 2007. She has practice experience as a Critical Care Clinical Pharmacist in the areas of medicine, trauma/surgery and cardiovascular prior to transitioning to Pharmacy Informatics. Dr. Ezekiel is a member of ASHP Section of Pharmacy Informatics and Technology.

Dr. Ezekiel currently serves on the Clinical Applications Section Advisory Group.


Palmetto Health encompasses a three hospital system including Palmetto Health Richland, a 650-bed community academic medical center. 

Significant Projects

Dr. Ezekiel is integrally involved in the recent design of order sets and implementation of a glycemic control management system as a system wide clinical standardization initiative.

Advice for Someone New to Your Specialty Area

"The learning curve is fairly steep but evens out quickly. Don't be afraid to ask others with historical perspective for insight on processes. It is an ever changing area so just enjoy the challenges and success of each day."

Initial Involvement in ASHP

"I have been a member of ASHP since pharmacy school and enjoy the network and support provided by ASHP to all areas of pharmacy practice."

ASHP’s Value to Members

"ASHP has multiple resources available for a various areas of pharmacy practice. It is a great resource for the most up to date standards of care and pharmacy practice."

"ASHP supports many networking opportunities for pharmacists to collaborate and improve patient care."

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Section of Pharmacy Informatics and Technology

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