Elizabeth A. Hall, PharmD

Elizabeth A. Hall, PharmD

  • Clinical Pharmacy Specialist
  • Assistant Professor, The University of Tennessee Health Sciences Center, Department of Clinical Pharmacy and Translational Science

Board Certification(s) 

  • BCPS
  • BCPPS

Education

  • PharmD – University of North Carolina Eshelman School of Pharmacy, Chapel Hill, North Carolina

Post-Graduate Training 

  • PGY1 Pharmacy Practice Residency - Le Bonheur Children’s Hospital and the University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, Tennessee
  • PGY2 Academia and Pediatric Pharmacotherapy Residency - Le Bonheur Children’s Hospital and the University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, Tennessee

Focused Area of Practice

  • Critical care of hematology/oncology patients

Research Interests

  • Pharmacokinetics in the critical care population
  • Parenteral nutrition and electrolyte management
  • Nephrology, including optimal medication dosing for various modes of hemodialysis and/or patients with acute kidney injury

St. Jude Committee Service

  • Harvey Team Committee
  • Critical Care Committee
  • Metabolic Infusion Support Services Subcommittee
  • Pharmaceutical Department Residency Committee

Pharmacy Organizations/Committee Service

  • Children’s Oncology Group
  • Tennessee Pharmacists Association
  • American College of Clinical Pharmacy
    • Pediatric Pharmacy Standard Setting Panel Member
  • Pediatric Pharmacy Advocacy Group
    • Education Committee
  • Kappa Epsilon
  • American Society of Health-System Pharmacists

Selected Publications

McDonough SK, Alford EL Finks SW, Parker RB, Chisholm-Burns MA, Phelps SJ. Student pharmacists’ perceptions of a composite examination in their first professional year. American Journal of Pharmaceutical Education. 2016; 80(1): Article 4.

Alford EL, Wheless JW, Phelps SJ. Treatment of generalized convulsive status epilepticus in pediatric patients. The Journal of Pediatric Pharmacology and Therapeutics. 2015;20(4):260-289.

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, 2013.

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: January 2018