Rabies is a rare and fatal condition that is not commonly seen in developed countries, though numerous cases are reported annually. In this episode, we will discuss a patient case and evaluate the pathophysiology, clinical presentation, and disease management of rabies.
Norm Fenn, PharmD, BCPS, BCPPS is a Clinical Assistant Professor at Manchester University College of Pharmacy & Health Sciences and a Pediatric Clinical Pharmacist at Parkview Women's and Children's Hospital. He graduated with Honors from the University of Colorado Skaggs School of Pharmacy & Pharmaceutical Sciences. He completed his PGY-1 residency at Children’s National Medical Center and a two-year Academia & Ambulatory Care Fellowship at the Purdue University College of Pharmacy.
Michael Kallenberger, PharmD, BCPS, DPLA graduated from University of Missouri – Kansas City in 2008 and completed his PGY1 residency at Truman Medical Centers- Kansas City in 2009. Upon residency graduation, he started the antimicrobial stewardship program at Truman Medical Centers and continued as the antimicrobial stewardship pharmacist until 2015. Michael then came to North Kansas City Hospital in 2015 to be a clinical pharmacist and took over the PGY1 residency program director role in 2021.