This podcast will discuss results from a recently completed pragmatic, prospective, randomized controlled study evaluating a patient-tailored intervention to improve specialty medication adherence. Listeners will learn how this rigorous study design was executed and the significant impact it had on patient outcomes.
Amanda Kibbons, PharmD, is a clinical pharmacist at Vanderbilt University Medical Center’s specialty pharmacy. She graduated from the University of Tennessee Health Science Center in 2007. She gained experience in both retail and inpatient pharmacy before joining Vanderbilt in 2018. She currently works in a multitude of specialty clinics assisting in medication management and patient access to specialty medications. In addition to her clinical work, she participates in outcomes research with a focus in medication adherence.
Autumn Zuckerman, PharmD, BCPS, AAHIVP, CSP is the director of health outcomes and research at Vanderbilt Specialty Pharmacy, and an affiliate professor at University of Tennessee College of Health Sciences, Lipscomb University College of Pharmacy, and Belmont University College of Pharmacy. Dr. Zuckerman received her Doctor of Pharmacy from Samford University McWhorter School of Pharmacy, then completed two years of residency training at the Tennessee Valley Healthcare System VA, specializing in ambulatory care.