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Profile: Elizabeth Coyle

Elizabeth Coyle
Elizabeth A. Coyle, Pharm.D., BCPS, FCCM
Associate Dean for Academic Affairs
Clinical Professor
Department of Pharmacy Practice and Translational Research
University of Houston College of Pharmacy
Health and Biomedical Sciences Building 2, Room NA
4849 Calhoun
College of Pharmacy
Houston, TX 77204-5000
Phone: 713-743-1214
Fax: 713-743-1259
ecoyle@uh.edu

Education

Pharm.D., University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Pharmacy. Omaha, NE

ASHP Accredited Pharmacy Practice Residency, University of Nebraska, Medical Center, Omaha, NE

ASHP Accredited Critical Care Specialty Residency, University of Kentucky, Medical Center, Lexington, KY

Research Fellow, Infectious Diseases Pharmacotherapy, Wayne State, University College of Pharmacy & Allied Health, Detroit, MI

Pre-Pharmacy Curriculum, University of Nebraska Lincoln, Lincoln, NE

Research & Academic Grants

Coyle EA, and Smesny A. 2013 Target Leadership Grant. ($3000)

Coyle EA, Kuper K, and Garey K.  Wyeth PGY2 Infectious Diseases Residency Grant.  Society of Infectious Diseases Pharmacists (SIDP) ($40,000)

Coyle EA, Lewis RE, Rolston KV, and Prince RA.  Influence of Daptomycin Compared to that of Penicillin, Clindamycin and Linezolid on Streptococcal Pyrogenic Exotoxin A & B (SPE A & B) Release and Antibacterial Activity.  Cubist Pharmaceuticals ($20,969)

Coyle EA, Lewis RE, Rolston KV, and Prince RA.  Influence of Linezolid Compared to Clindamycin and Vancomycin on Staphylococcal Toxic Shock Toxin-1 (TSST-1) Release.  Pharmacia grant ($30,288)

Lewis RE, Coyle EA, Prince RA.  Antibacterial activity and biofilm-resistance of Staphylococcus spp. after treatment with linezolid or vancomycin in an in vitro model of catheter-related bloodstream infection.  Pharmacia grant ($37,432)

Lewis RE, Coyle EA, Prince RA.  Pharmacodynamics of varying doses of Levofloxacin against Pseudomonas aeruginosa.  Ortho-McNeil Pharmaceuticals ($25,000)

Coyle EA, Hershberger E, Zervos M.  A 10 year multi-center evaluation of quinolone usage and susceptibility trends. Pfizer educational grant ($10,000)

Coyle EA. The Effect of Growth Media on the Determination of Vancomycin Mean Inhibitory Concentrations (MICs) against Glycopeptide-Intermediate Staphylococcus aureus (GISA). University of Houston New Faculty Grant 2001. ($6000)

Awards and Honors

  • AACP Academic Leadership Fellows Program 2015 - 2016
  • Society of Critical Care Medicine Presidential Citation 2015
  • Society of Critical Care Medicine Presidential Citation 2014
  • University of Houston Rho Chi Teaching Recognition 2013
  • Fellow College of Critical Care Medicine (FCCM), January 2010
  • Fellow, College of Critical Care Medicine, 2009
  • University of Houston Faculty Teaching Excellence Award Finalist, 2009
  • University of Houston College of Pharmacy Faculty Teaching Excellence Award, 2008
  • Society of Critical Care Medicine Presidential Citation, 2007
  • Society of Critical Care Medicine Presidential Citation, 2006
  • PLS Outstanding Faculty Leadership Award, 2004-05
  • University of Houston College of Pharmacy Faculty Preceptor of the Year, 2003

Selected Publications

Boerma M, Coyle EA, Dietrich MA, Dintzer MR, Drayton SJ, Early JL, Edginton AN, Horlen CK, Kirkwood CK, Lin AYF, Rager ML, Shah BM, Welch AC, Williams NT. Outstanding Leaders are Born not Made. (Accepted to Am J Pharm Educ as of January 2017)

Wanat MA, Tucker AM, and Coyle EA. A Critical Care Hybrid Online Elective Course for Third-Year Pharmacy Students. Am J Pharm Ed. 2017 80 (9): Article 154.

Coyle EA, Jenkins TL, and Hatfield CL. Utilizing the PCOA as a High Stake Exam in Assessing Pre-APPE Readiness; The University of Houston College of Pharmacy Experience. (Submitted to Am J Pharm Educ, Oct 2015)

Collins RD, Tverdek FP, Bruno JJ, Coyle EA.Probable Nonconvulsive Status Epilepticus With the Use of High-Dose Continuous Infusion Ceftazidime. J Pharm Pract. 2015 Oct 16. pii: 0897190015608503.[Epub ahead of print] PMID: 26475124

Rolston KVI, Wang W, Nesher L, Coyle EA, Shelburne S, and Prince RA. In vitro activity of televancin compared with vancomycin and linezolid against Gram-positive organisms isolated from cancer patients. The Journal of Antibiotics. 2014; 67 (7): 505 – 509.

Rolston KV, Kapadia M, Tarrand J, Coyle E, Prince RA. Spectrum of gram-positive bacteraemia and in vitro activities of daptomycin, linezolid and vancomycin against organisms isolated from cancer patients. Int J Antimicrob Agents. 2013 Jun;41(6):516-20. doi: 10.1016/j.ijantimicag.2013.01.014. Epub 2013 Mar 6. 

Hatfield CL, Coyle EA. Factors that influence student completion of course and faculty evaluations. Am J Pharm Educ. 2013 Mar 12;77(2):27. doi: 10.5688/ajpe77227. 

Kuper KM, Coyle EA, Wanger A. Antifungal susceptibility testing: a primer for clinicians. Pharmacotherapy. 2012 Dec;32(12):1112-22. doi: 10.1002/phar.1146. Epub 2012 Nov 16. Review.

Hogan HL, Hachem RY, Neuhauser M, Raad II, Coyle E. Clinical experience of linezolid in bone marrow transplantation patients. J Pharm Pract. 2010 Aug;23(4):352-7.

Mihu CN, Rhomberg PR, Jones RN, Coyle E, Prince RA, Rolston KV. Escherichia coli resistance to quinolones at a comprehensive cancer center. Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis. 2010 Jul;67(3):266-9.

Coyle EA. Invasive candidiasis and the utility of antifungal susceptibility testing in the ICU. J Pharm Pract. 2010 Feb;23(1):33-7.

Birtcher KK, Corbett SM, Pass SE, Coyle EA, Yeh RF, Tipton J, Garey KW; Academic Pharmacy Symposium. Symposium on roles of and cooperation between academic- and practice-based pharmacy clinicians. Am J Health Syst Pharm. 2010 Feb 1;67(3):231-8.

Yeh RF, Kuper KM, Coyle EA, Garey KW, Ikwuagwu JO, Maclayton DO, Mohr JF, Musick WL, Pass SE, Rios E, Tam VH; Houston Infectious Disease Network. Significant publications on infectious diseases pharmacotherapy in 2007. Am J Health Syst Pharm. 2008 Nov 15;65(22):e72-9.

Tam VH, Kabbara S, Vo G, Schilling AN, Coyle EA. Comparative pharmacodynamics of gentamicin against Staphylococcus aureus and Pseudomonas aeruginosa. Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 2006 Aug;50(8):2626-31.

Tam VH, Schilling AN, Neshat S, Poole K, Melnick DA, Coyle EA. Optimization of meropenem minimum concentration/MIC ratio to suppress in vitro resistance of Pseudomonas aeruginosa. Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 2005 Dec;49(12):4920-7.

Tam VH, Schilling AN, Melnick DA, Coyle EA. Comparison of beta-lactams in counter-selecting resistance of Pseudomonas aeruginosa. Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis. 2005 Jun;52(2):145-51.

Wiederhold NP, Coyle EA, Raad II, Prince RA, Lewis RE. Antibacterial activity of linezolid and vancomycin in an in vitro pharmacodynamic model of gram-positive catheter-related bacteraemia. J Antimicrob Chemother. 2005 May;55(5):792-5.

Book Chapters

Coyle EA and Prince RA. Urinary Tract Infections and Prostatitis. Pharmacotherapy, A Pathophysiologic Approach, Tenth Edition. 2016.

Coyle EA. Pyelonephritis Case. Pharmacotherapy Casebook: A Patient-Focused Approach. 2016.

Coyle EA. Infectious Diseases. Updates in Therapeutics: The Ambulatory Care Pharmacy Preparatory Course. American Colleges of Clinical Pharmacy. 2015.

Coyle EA. Infectious Diseases. Updates in Therapeutics: The Ambulatory Care Pharmacy Preparatory Course. American Colleges of Clinical Pharmacy. 2014.

Coyle EA and Prince RA. Urinary Tract Infections and Prostatitis. Pharmacotherapy, A Pathophysiologic Approach, Ninth Edition, 2014.

Coyle EA. Pyelonephritis Case. Pharmacotherapy Casebook: A Patient-Focused Approach. 2014.

Coyle EA. Infectious Diseases. Updates in Therapeutics: The Ambulatory Care Pharmacy Preparatory Course. American Colleges of Clinical Pharmacy. 2013.

Coyle EA and Tucker AM. Chapter 21. PGY-2 – Medicine Specialty Residency in the first addition of Roadmap to Postgraduate Training in Pharmacy, McGraw-Hill.2012.

Coyle EA. Infectious Diseases. Updates in Therapeutics: The Ambulatory Care Pharmacy Preparatory Course. American Colleges of Clinical Pharmacy. 2012.

Coyle EA. Job Description Task Force for SCCM, Update of the 2nd Edition of Job Descriptions in the ICU. My Chapter is the Role of Critical Care Pharmacist

Coyle EA. Pyelonephritis Case. Pharmacotherapy Casebook: A Patient-Focused Approach. 2012.

Coyle EA. Contributor to Chapters 37(Antibiotics) & 40 (Anti-Tuberculosis Agents) Clinical Case and Clinical Implications. Foye’s Medicinal Chemistry. 2012.

Coyle EA. Infectious Diseases. Updates in Therapeutics: The Ambulatory Care Pharmacy Preparatory Course. American Colleges of Clinical Pharmacy. 2011.

Coyle EA and Prince RA.  Urinary Tract Infections and Prostatitis.  Pharmacotherapy, A Pathophysiologic Approach, Eighth Edition, 2011

Coyle EA.  Pyelonephritis Case. Pharmacotherapy Casebook: A Patient-Focused Approach. Publication in Progress

Coyle EA and Prince RA.  Urinary Tract Infections and Prostatitis.  Pharmacotherapy, A Pathophysiologic Approach, Seventh Edition, 2008

Coyle EA and Prince RA. Urinary Tract Infections and Prostatitis. Chapter 44. Primary Care Textbook, First Edition, 2008

Contributor, The SCCM Injectable Drug Reference. Second Edition, 2006

Coyle EA and Akins RA.  Clindamycin.  Antimicrobials and Vaccinations, Volume II, 2005

Coyle EA and Prince RA.  Urinary Tract Infections and Prostatitis.  Pharmacotherapy, A Pathophysiologic Approach, Sixth Edition, 2005

Abstracts

Coyle EA, Jenkins TL, and Hatfield CL. Utilizing the PCOA as a High Stake Exam in Assessing Pre-APPE Readiness UHCOP School Poster (July 2015) American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy Annual Meeting, Pharmacy Education. Washington DC

Wanat MA, Tucker AM, and Coyle EA. A Critical Care Hybrid Online Elective Course for Third-Year Pharmacy Students: Comparison to Traditional Didactic Teaching Methods (July 2015) American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy Annual Meeting, Pharmacy Education. Washington DC

Coyle EA, Hatfield CL, Cottreau JM, Brown G, Smesny A. Correlation of Capstone Examination Performance of Cumulative GPAs. (July 2013) American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy Annual Meeting, Pharmacy Education. Chicago, IL

Hatfield CL, Choi S, Hatfield MD, Coyle EA. Characteristics of Fourth Year Pharmacy Students who Apply to Residencies. (July 2013) American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy Annual Meeting, Pharmacy Education. Chicago, IL

Ordonez ND, Hatfield CL, Coyle EA. Introductory Pharmacy Practice Experiences (IPPE) Students Identifying Drug Related Problems in Long-term Care Settings. (July 2013) American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy Annual Meeting, Pharmacy Education. Chicago, IL

Pitman EP, Hatfield CL, Ordonez ND, Garey KE, Coyle EA. Student Interventions on Institution Based Clinical Advanced Pharmacy Practice Experiences. (July 2013) American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy Annual Meeting, Pharmacy Education. Chicago, IL

Pitman EP, Coyle EA, Hatfield CL, Asias B, Ordonez ND, Masilimani S, Garey KE. Knowledge, Skills, Attitudes and Values in Student Performance on Advanced Pharmacy Practice Experiences (APPEs) (July 2012) American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy Annual Meeting, Pharmacy Education. Orlando, FL

Coyle EA, Simpson L, Hatfield CL. Utilizing Fourth Year Pharmacy Students for the Assessment Second Year Peers in Objective, Structured Clinical Exams (OSCEs). (February 2012) Texas A&M Annual Assessment Conference, College Station, TX.

Hatfield CL and Coyle EA. The Relationship Between Student Grades and Completion of Course Evaluations in a Professional Pharmacy Program. (February 2012) Texas A&M Annual Assessment Conference, College Station, TX.

Coyle EA and Halton K. Daptomycin Compared to Penicillin and Clindamycin against Virulent Group A Streptococcus Associated with Necrotizing Faciitis. (January 2011) The 40th SCCM Critical Care Congress. San Diego, CA. Abstract # 3607.

Coyle EA, Johnson TN, Riccobono D, et. al.  Evaluation of Appropriate Empiric Antibiotic Selection for Bloodstream Infections in a Cancer Center. The 37th SCCM Critical Care Conference. Honolulu, Hawaii. February 2008. Abstract #961.

Johnson TN, Coyle EA, Riccobono D, et. al.  Timing of Empiric Antibiotics in Bacteremic Patients Admitted to a Cancer Hospital Emergency Center. The 37th SCCM Critical Care Conference. Honolulu, Hawaii. February 2008. Abstract #962. 

Riccobono D, Coyle EA, Johnson TN, et al.  Stratification of Infecting Organisms, Susceptibilities, and Antibiotic Selection Based on Admitting Service in a Cancer Center. The ACCP Annual Conference, San Francisco, CA. October 2007. Abstract #324.

Kapadia M, Coyle EA, Prince RA, and Rolston KVI. Declining In Vitro Activity of Vancomycin against Staphylococcus aureus Isolates from Cancer Patients. The 45th Interscience Conference on Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy, Washington, D.C., December 2005. Abstract # E-807.

Kapadia M, Coyle EA,Rolston KVI, et. al. In Vitro Activity of Daptomycin Compared to Vancomycin and Linezolid against Staphylococcus aureus Isolates in a Cancer Center. The 45th Interscience Conference on Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy, Washington, D.C., December 2005. Abstract # E-1745.

Tam VH, Kabbara S, Schilling AN, et. al. (#5).  Pharmacodynamics of Gentamicin against Staphylococcus aureus and Pseudomonas aeruginosa. (December 2005) The 45th Interscience Conference on Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy, Washington, D.C., Abstract # A-1825.

Professional Affiliations

  • Society of Critical Care Medicine
  • Society of Infectious Disease Pharmacists
  • American Society of Microbiology
  • American College of Clinical Pharmacy
    • ACCP Critical Care Practice Network
    • ACCP Infectious Disease Practice Network
  • American Society of Health-System Pharmacists
  • American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy
  • Texas Society of Health-System Pharmacists
  • Texas Chapter of Society of Critical Care Medicine

Editorial Service

  • Journal Reviewer: Antimicrobrial Agents and Chemotherapy, 2009 - present
  • Journal Reviewer: Pharmacotherapy, 2001 - present
  • Journal Reviewer: Annals of Pharmacotherapy, 2000 - present
  • Journal Reviewer: Journal of Pharmacy Practice