Pamela A. Foral, PharmD, BCPS

Pamela A. Foral, PharmD, BCPS

Pamela A. Foral, PharmD, BCPS

Professor
School of Pharmacy and Health Professions, Omaha Campus

Expertise/Specializations

  • FCCP

Academic Appointments

Department

  • Pharmacy Practice

Position

  • Professor

Secondary Appointment

  • Infectious Disease

Teaching Activity

  • Instructor of Record PHA 434 Introductory of Pharmacy Practice Experience IV (IPPE)
  • Instructor of Record PHA 563 Infectious Disease Clerkship
  • Lecturer PHA 415 Pharmacotherapeutics III
  • PHA 312 Professional Development and Experience I (IPPE)
  • PHA 314 Professional Development and Experience II (IPPE)
  • PHA 414 Interprofessional Education (IPE) 001
  • PHA 433 Professional Development and Experience III (IPPE)

Publications and Presentations

Books

Articles

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  • , 65, 1347-1357
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Publications

  • , (Fall 2015) 2 (suppl 1), S166
  • , 34, e194
  • , 33, 194
  • , 46(DEC), 3-157

Editing and Reviews

Presentations

Research and Scholarship

Research and Scholarship Interests

  • Infectious Diseases and Antimicrobial Stewardship

Current Research Projects

    • Introductory Professional Practice Experience (IPPE 4) Research Project. Creighton University SPAHP, November 2019 – present.
       
    • Veterans Affairs national multi-site medication use evaluation: A medication utilization evaluation            (MUE) of associations between diagnostic criteria and antibiotic treatment of urinary tract infections (UTIs) in the outpatient setting. PBM VAMedSAFE and VA ASTF. Veterans Affairs           Nebraska-Western Iowa Health Care System, November 2019 - present.
    • Veterans Affairs national multi-site medication use evaluation: Evaluation of the
      appropriateness of initiation and de-escalation of anit-MRSA therapy with vancomycin in          hospitalized patients with suspected community-onset infections. PBM VAMedSAFE and VA ASTF. Veterans Affairs Nebraska-Western Iowa Health Care System, October 2018 - present.
    • A fluoroquinolone pilot audit and feedback program in an inpatient setting. VA’s Practice Based Research Network funded by the CDC. Veterans Affairs Nebraska-Western Iowa Health Care System, September 2018 - 2020.
       

Grant Funding Received

  • Veterans Affairs national multi-site medication use evaluation: Evaluation of management of skin and soft tissue infection for veterans in the inpatient setting. PBM VAMedSAFE and VAASTF. Veterans Affairs Nebraska-Western Iowa Health Care System, October 2017 – January 2020. 100% participation as principal investigator for my site in this national multi-site project. 100% collected and submitted the data. 5% manuscript review prior to submission, publication in peer-reviewed journal.
  • Veterans Affairs national multi-site medication use evaluation: Evaluation of management of urinary tract infections for veterans in the inpatient setting. Veterans Affairs Nebraska-Western Iowa Health Care System, May 2015 – 2017. 100% participation as principal investigator for my site in this national multi-site project. 100% collected and submitted the data, 5% manuscript review prior to submission, publication in peer-reviewed journal
  • Incorporating interprofessional practice education and motivational interviewing techniques in antimicrobial stewardship programs at two academic medical centers. Creighton University School of Pharmacy and Health Professions, Creighton University School of Medicine, Veterans Affairs Nebraska-Western Iowa Health Care System, and CHI Health Creighton University Medical Center, May 2015 – 2016. 80% participation as principal investigator. Lead in project development, collected and analyzed data, submitted and presented results at a national poster presentation and subsequent invited publication in peer reviewed journal.

Awards and Honors

  • Fellow of the American College of Clinical Pharmacy, Induction, American College of Clinical Pharmacy, 2019
  • Invited Focus Group Participation, 2013