CPNP members Kelly Lee, PharmD, BCPP and Troy Moore, PharmD, MS, BCPP have been reappointed to second terms as specialist members to the BPS Psychiatric Pharmacy Specialty Council. Joshua Cabellero, PharmD, BCPP has been reappointed to the Nuclear Specialty Council as a non-specialist appointee.
Jeffrey R. Bishop, PharmD, MS, BCPP, co-authored an article in the October 2014 issue of Current Psychiatry. The article, "Sedative-Hypnotics for Sleepless Geriatric Patients" explains how age-related physiologic changes and risk of adverse effects guide prescribing.
Mark Schneiderhan, PharmD, recently published an article: Schneiderhan ME, Shuster S, Davey CS. “12-month prospective randomized study of pharmacists utilizing point-of-care screenings for metabolic syndrome and related conditions in subjects prescribed antipsychotics.” Prim Care Companion CNS Disord 2014;16(5): (http://www.psychiatrist.com/PCC/article/Pages/2014/v16n05/14m01669.aspx)
Vicki Ellingrod, PharmD, FCCP, has been a long-time editor for the Savvy Psychopharmacology series in Current Psychiatry. Due to its popularity, this series has been elevated to a department within Current Psychiatry and Dr. Elllingrod has been promoted to Department Editor.
The following CPNP members helped staff the CPNP Clinical Residency Showcase booth at the 2014 ASHP Midyear meeting on December 9: Cydreese Aebi, PhD, BCPP, Shari N. Allen, PharmD, BCPP, Gary Arenz, PharmD, Jennifer Bean, PharmD, BCPP, BCPS, Hillary E. Brown, PharmD, Amber N. Burke, PharmD, Jacquelyn Canning, PharmD, BCPP, Tammie lee Demler, PharmD, BCPP, MBA, Julie A. Dopheide, PharmD, BCPP, Patrick Finley, PharmD, BCPP, Kristen N. Gardner, PharmD, Robin N. Hieber, PharmD, BCPP, Karrie R. Jones, PharmD, BCPP, BCPS, Jonathan P. Lacro, PharmD, BCPP, BCPS, FASHP, Megan Maroney, PharmD, BCPP, Monica Mathys, PharmD, BCPP, Kimberly Mulcahy, Sandra Mullen, PharmD, BCPP, Megan M. Sarashinsky, PharmD, BCPP, Matthew M. Sherman, PharmD, Tawny L. Smith, PharmD, BCPP, Keumboh Tangu, PharmD, BCPP, MBA, Robin C. Wackernah, PharmD, BCPP.
Ericka Breden Crouse welcomed a baby boy on September 21.
Jennifer Zacher welcomed a baby boy on October 12.
Jill Kauer welcomed a baby girl, Rachel Nicole, on November 24.