Clinical Assistant Professor
Assistant Dean of Student & Professional Affairs
Science & Research Bldg. 2
University of Houston College of Pharmacy
3455 Cullen Blvd., Room 122
Houston, TX 77204-5000
Master of Business Administration, University of Houston Bauer College of Business
B.S. in Pharmacy, University of Houston College of Pharmacy
- Hospital pharmacy practice and management
- Hospital pharmacy practice models
- Rho Chi
- Phi Lambda Sigma
- Omicron Delta Kappa
- Dean’s Award for Academic Excellence, Bauer College of Business 2003
- PHAR 5692 Advanced Hospital Pharmacy
Gorbach C, Blanton L, Lukawski B, Varkey AC, Pitman P, Garey KW. Benchmarking and medication error rates. Am J Health Syst Pharm. 2016 Jun 1;73(11):746. doi: 10.2146/ajhp150961. PMID: 27208057
Gorbach C, Blanton L, Lukawski BA, Varkey AC, Pitman EP, Garey KW. Frequency of and risk factors for medication errors by pharmacists during order verification in a tertiary care medical center. Am J Health Syst Pharm. 2015 Sep 1;72(17):1471-4. doi: 10.2146/ajhp140673. PMID: 26294240
Philip A, Gessner-Wharton M, Birney P, Blee J, Desai A, Gorbach C, Karralli R, Lorimer D, Munch K, Nweke G, Parekh S, Puebla M, Cox R, Pitman EP, Garey KW. Pharmacy Practice Model Initiative task force report: Improving participation in a survey on hospital pharmacy practices in Texas. Am J Health Syst Pharm. 2015 Jun 15;72(12):1053-7. doi: 10.2146/ajhp140471. PMID: 26025997
Maclean LG, Brazeau GA, Chesnut RJ, Erstad BL, Gant KO, Pitman EP, Johnson JK, Musselman T, Bradley-Baker LR. Report of the 2012-2013 professional affairs committee: tables of influence-is pharmacy hungry enough? Am J Pharm Educ. 2013 Dec 16;77(10):S21. doi: 10.5688/ajpe7710S21. PMID: 24371360
Haines LA, Putney KS, Varkey DA, Frost C, Pitman EP, Aparasu RR, Garey KW. Pilot of a patient-centered pharmacy practice model. Am J Health Syst Pharm. 2012 Nov 1;69(21):1860-1. doi: 10.2146/ajhp120132.
"Issues with Student Professionalism on Experiential Rotations." Texas Pharmacy Association 2013 Conference and Expo. Frisco, Texas
"Experiential Consortia: The Benefits and Challenges to Colleges and Schools of Pharmacy and Faculty Preceptors." American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy National Convention. Chicago, Illinois. July 2013
Pitman EP, Hatfield CL, Coyle EA, Ordonez, ND, Smith L, and Garey KW. "Determining Differences in Student Activities on Hospital Practice IPPEs and APPEs." Poster Presentation at American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy National Convention. Chicago, Illinois. July 2013.
Pitman EP, Hatfield CL, Coyle EA, Ordonez ND, Garey KW, and Bali V. “Student Interventions on Institution Based Clinical Advanced Pharmacy Practice Experiences.” Poster Presentation at Texas Society of Health-System Pharmacists 2013 Annual Seminar. Austin, Texas. April 2013.
"Issues with Student Professionalism on Experiential Rotations." Texas Society of Health-System Pharmacists 2013 Annual Seminar. Austin, Texas. April 2013.
Ho L, Pitman, P, Varkey D. Evaluation of Medication storage and its Relationship to Missing Doses in the Cardiovascular Recovery Unit in a Large Tertiary Teaching Hospital. Poster Presentation at TSHP Annual Seminar Poster Presentation. Galveston, Texas. April 2010.
Pitman P, Hirsh E, Palmer HR. Linezolid Utilization Evaluation, St. Luke’s Episcopal Hospital, Houston, Texas, February 2009.
“Clinical Pharmacy” University of Houston Pre-Pharmacy Association Meeting. Houston, Texas, February 2009.
“Update on Type 2 Diabetes and Hyperglycemia Management in the Hospitalized Patient” Tech Topics at St. Luke’s Episcopal Hospital. Houston, Texas, October 2008.
“Staff Development Clinical Coordinator” Student National Pharmacy Association Meeting at the University of Houston College of Pharmacy. Houston, Texas, October 2008.
“Accounting for Inventory and Cost of Goods Sold and Financial Statement Analysis for Pharmacy Students,” University of Houston College of Pharmacy Management II Students. Houston, Texas, September 2006.
“Preparing Financial Statements,” University of Houston College of Pharmacy Management II Students. Houston, Texas, August 2006.
“Introduction to Accounting and Financial Management for Pharmacists,” University of Houston College of Pharmacy Management II Students. Houston, Texas, August 2006
“Transitioning Students into the Graduate/Professional Program” Texas Association of Collegiate Registrars and Admissions Officers Annual Meeting. San Antonio, Texas, November 2004.
- American Society of Health System Pharmacists, 2007-present
- American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy, 1999-2000, 2010-present
- Conroe ISD Academy of Health Sciences Advisory Board, 2006-2008
- University of Houston Pharmacy Alumni Association Board of Directors, 1995-2000; President, 1999
- University of Houston College of Pharmacy Professional Studies Advisory Council, 1997-2000
- American Pharmacists Association, 1999-2002
- Harris County Pharmacy Association Board of Directors, 1995-96