Pharmacoepidemiology Work

Our faculty are national experts in pharmacoepidemiology and conduct research to enable prescribers to make safe, informed decisions for their patients.  A sample of funded ongoing projects is below.

Patient and System-Level Determinants of Oral Anticoagulation Use in Atrial Fibrillation
PI: Inmaculada Hernandez, PharmD, PhD
Funding Source: NIH/NHLBI
Improved outcomes for patients with cardiovascular diseases is the focus of this K01 grant, awarded to Dr. Inma Hernandez.  Dr. Hernandez will apply advanced methods to describe current trends in use of oral anticoagulation therapy among patients with atrial fibrillation in order to provide guidance for interventions targeting optimal oral anticoagulation use.

Data-mining claims to predict adverse events of antidementia drugs
PI: Inmaculada Hernandez, PharmD, PhD
Funding Source: Alzheimer's Association
This study examines factors that increases side effects from anti-dementia drugs. It also compares safety of anti-dementia drugs.

Recently published work in pharmacoepidemiology