Hope Swanson, PharmD, BCPS

Hope Swanson, PharmD, BCPS

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

Board Certification

  • BCPS


  • PharmD – University of South Carolina College of Pharmacy, Columbia, South Carolina

Post-Graduate Training

  • PGY1 Pharmacy Practice Residency - Baptist Memorial Hospital-Memphis, Memphis, Tennessee
  • PGY2 Oncology Pharmacy Residency – St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, Memphis, Tennessee 

Focused Area of Practice

  • Leukemia/Lymphoma
  • Bone Marrow Transplant

St. Jude Committee Service

  • Ethics Committee
  • Antimicrobial Utilization and Improvement Committee
  • Metabolic Infusion Support Services Subcommittee
  • Pharmaceutical Department Residency Committee

Pharmacy Organizations/Committee Service

  • American College of Clinical Pharmacy
  • Hematology Oncology Pharmacy Association
  • Tennessee Pharmacist Association
  • American Society of Health System Pharmacists

Selected Publications

Scott JR, Zhou Y, Cheng C, Ward DA, Swanson HD, et al. Comparable efficacy with varying dosages of glucarpidase in pediatric oncology patients. Pediatric Blood and Cancer. 2015; 62:1518-1522.

Quinn M, Fannin JT, Sciasci J, Bragg A, Campbell PK, Carias D, Crews KR, Gregornik D, Jeha S, Maron G, Pauley JL, Swanson, HD. Wolf J, Greene W. Pentamidine for prophylaxis against Pneumocystis jirovecii pneumonia in pediatric oncology patients receiving immunosuppressive chemotherapy. Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 2018; 62: e00173-18.

Last update: November 2018