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Faculty Profile

Briget MartinezBriget R. Martinez

Clinical Assistant Professor
Director, DHR Health/UHCOP PGY1 Pharmacy Residency Program, Edinburg, TX
Department of Pharmacy Practice and Translational Research/
Rio Grande Valley Pharm.D. Satellite Program
Pediatrics Clinical Pharmacist, DHR Health, Edinburg, TX

University of Houston College of Pharmacy
Health 2, Room 3041
4349 Martin Luther King Boulevard
Houston, TX 77204-5039

Contact: - Office: 956-362-5337

Research/Academic Interests:

  • Residency Program Director (RPD) at DHR Health: PGY1 Pharmacy with Ambulatory Care Focus Residency
  • Pediatric Intensive Care (PICU), Neonatal Intensive Care (NICU), and General Pediatrics
    • Transitions of care in the pediatric population
    • Improving Pediatric Care and Health Outcomes through clinical pharmacy services
  • Health Informatics and Technology
  • Preceptor and Professional Development
  • Health Informatics Certificate, University of Illinois, Chicago, Ill.
  • Doctor of Pharmacy, University of Houston College of Pharmacy, Houston, Texas
  • Bachelor of Science in Biology, Southwestern University, Georgetown, Texas


  • Almeda, A., Martinez, B., & Ozuna, R. (2018). High dose vitamin C and thiamine as adjunct therapy for septic shock in the pediatric ICU: A case report. International Journal of Pharmacovigilance, 3(2), 1-5.


  • Oliveira KV, Martinez, B. Medication Use Evaluation of Lung Surfactant in the NICU: Beractant & Poractant Alfa. Texas Society of Health-System Pharmacists 2021 Annual Seminar (virtual), April 9-11, 2021. *Honorable Mention in Research Poster Competition-Student Category. Poster, Abstract

Awards, Honors and Achievements

  • Board Certified Pediatric Clinical Pharmacist (BCPPS), 2021
  • Honorable Mention (co-author), Research Poster Competition-Student Category, Texas Society of Health-System Pharmacists 2021 Annual Seminar (virtual), April 9-11, 2021
  • Active Member in National Hispanic Pharmacist Association, 2020-present
  • 2022 Masters of Applied Science in Population Health Management Candidate (MaSPH)
  • Faith in Practice Medical Mission Trips (Annual), Antigua, Guatemala, Clinical Pharmacists, 2015-present
  • Paul Ambrose Health Promotion Student Leadership Symposium, Washington, DC. Project D.A.M.P. (Ongoing Community Wellness Event), 2006
  • National Institute for Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS), T35: National Research Service Award, Short-Term Institutional Research Training Grant 2004, Oregon State University, Molecular Pharmacology, Corvallis, Oregon, 2004