Elizabeth Alford, PharmD

Elizabeth Alford, PharmD

Board Certification(s) 

  • BCPS


  • University of North Carolina Eshelman School of Pharmacy

Post-PharmD Training  

  • PGY1 Pharmacy Residency at Le Bonheur Children’s Hospital and the University of Tennessee Health Science Center
  • PGY2 Academia and Pediatric Pharmacotherapy Residency at The University of Tennessee Health Science Center and Le Bonheur Children’s Hospital

Pharmacy Organizations/Committee Service

  • APhA-ASP New Practitioner Mentor, UTHSC Chapter

Selected Publications

Shelton CM, Alford EL, Storgion S, Wheless J, Phelps SJ. Successful use of enteral topiramate in a pediatric patient with refractory status epilepticus: a case report and review of the literature. The Journal of Pediatric Pharmacology and Therapeutics Oct-Dec;19(4):317-24, 2014.

Alford EL, Shelton CM. Ciprofloxacin and imipenem for Chryseobacterium indologenes presumed meningitis in a preterm neonate. Pediatric Infectious Disease Jul-Sep;6(3):94-6, 2014.

Alford EL, Chhim RF, Crill CM, Hastings MC, Ault BH, Shelton CM. Glomerular filtration rate equations do not accurately predict vancomycin trough concentrations in pediatric patients. Annals of Pharmacotherapy 48(6):691-696, 2014.

Alford EL, Shrewsbury RP. Impact of required versus optional remake of a preparation on pharmacy students’ compounding accuracy. American Journal of Pharmaceutical Education 77(4): Article 73, 3013.

Persky AM, Alford EL, Kyle J. Not all hard work leads to learning. American Journal of Pharmaceutical Education. 77(5): Article 89, 2013.

Last update: December 2015