Christina E. DeRemer, Pharm.D., BCPS, FASHP

Christina E. DeRemer

Clinical Associate Professor

Pharmacotherapy and Translational Research

OFFICE: HPNP 3306

EMAIL: cderemer@ufl.edu

PHONE: 352-273-6224

CV: Link to CV

 

Education

  • Ambulatory Care Pharmacy Specialty Residency, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
  • Pharmacy Practice Residency, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
  • Doctor of Pharmacy, Philadelphia College of Pharmacy

Biographical Sketch

Christina DeRemer received her Doctor of Pharmacy degree from the University of the Sciences, Philadelphia College of Pharmacy, in Philadelphia. After graduation, she completed a Pharmacy Practice Residency and an Ambulatory Care Pharmacy Specialty Residency at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center. Following a year at Harbor Hospital in Baltimore, DeRemer began her career as a clinical specialist in primary care at the Augusta University Medical Center in Augusta, Georgia (formerly Medical College of Georgia Health Inc.) Her clinical practice responsibilities included the adult inpatient internal medicine/hospitalist services and the pharmacist-managed ambulatory care anticoagulation clinic, where she precepted both pharmacy residents and students. She served as the pharmacy supervisor for the medicine team and also held an appointment as adjunct clinical associate professor with the University of Georgia College of Pharmacy. She functioned as the educational site coordinator for IPPE/APPE pharmacy students, and precepted clinical experiences for internal medicine, institutional, precepting, and ambulatory for both students and pharmacy residents. She was recognized twice by the UGA College of Pharmacy as the Preceptor of the Year. In September 2017, she joined the University of Florida College of Pharmacy as a clinical associate professor within the department of pharmacotherapy and translational research and holds a practice at UF Health Family Medicine Clinic in Old Town.

Professional Affiliations

  • 2001 – present: American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP)
    • 2016-2017: Chair ASHP SICP: Educational Steering Committee
    • 2016: Recognized as Fellow of ASHP
    • 2015-2016: Vice Chair ASHP SICP Educational Steering Committee
    • 2013 – present: Section of Inpatient Care Practitioners – Educational Steering Committee.
  • 2006 – present: Georgia Society of Health-System Pharmacists (GSHP)
    • 2014-17: Co-Chair of Education Committee
    • 2007 – present: Education Committee
    • 2009-10: Public Relations Committee
  • 2015 – present: American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy (AACP)

Awards

  • 2017: Awarded Georgia Society of Health System Pharmacist Outstanding Committee Chair for Education Committee
  • 2016: Augusta University Department of Pharmacy: Employee of the Month – August
  • 2015: Awarded Outstanding Pharmacy Practitioner Award from the Georgia Society of Health-System Pharmacist
  • 2015: Awarded Georgia Society of Health System Pharmacist Outstanding Committee Chair for Education Committee
  • 2015: Awarded Golden Pen Award from Georgia Regents Health System
  • 2012-2013: Awarded Preceptor of the Year from the University of Georgia College of Pharmacy
  • 2011 Awarded MCG Health Team Work Award Ambulatory Pharmacy Services – Anticoagulation Clinic
  • 2011 Nominee for Patient Family Center Care: Family Choice Award, Ambulatory Pharmacy Services – Anticoagulation Clinic
  • 2009: Awarded Outstanding Pharmacy Practitioner Award from the Georgia Society of Health-System Pharmacist
  • 2007-08: Awarded Preceptor of the Year from the University of Georgia College of Pharmacy

Research Interests

  • Anticoagulation
  • Integration of student learners into practice

Select Publications

Lively SH, DeRemer CE, Carroll M, Maddox WR, Johnson MH, Berman AD. Electronic Medical Record (EMR)-derived Appropriate Inpatient Risk Stratification and Anticoagulant Treatment of Atrial Fibrillation at a Large Academic Medical Center: Opportunities for EMR-based Clinical Decision-making Support Tools. J Innov Cardiac Rhythm Manage. 2016;7(8):2446–2450.

DeRemer, CE., Bryant, JA., Merchen, L. Use of “PRN” medications at an academic medical facility: An observational analysis and case review. Kenkyu Journal of Pharmacy Practice & Health Care. 2015 Dec: Volume 1, Issue 1. KJPPHC-100106.1-6.

Stoudenmire LG, DeRemer CE, Elewa H. Telephone versus office-based management of warfarin: Impact on international normalized ratios and outcomes. International Journal of Hematology. August 2014, Volume 100(2); 119-124.

Hammond, D., DeRemer, CE., Killough, D., Berman, A. Intermediate-dose enoxaparin after cardiac ablation procedures.– Accepted May 2014: Journal of Hypertension and Cardiology: REF: JHC-13-31. ISSN NO: 2329-9487.

Elewa, HF., DeRemer, CE., Keller JK., Gujral, J., Joshua, TV. Patients Satisfaction with Warfarin and Willingness to Switch to Dabigatran: A Patient Survey. Journal of Thrombosis and Thrombolysis: Volume 38, Issue 1 (2014), Page 115-120.

Cribb J. O’Brien K. DeRemer CE. Rifaximin in combination with metronidazole and oral vancomycin for the treatment of an initial episode of Clostridium difficile associated diarrhea: case report and literature review. Hosp Pharm 2012;47(3):1-8.

DeRemer CE. Fleming V. Brown S. May R. Evaluation of Pain Management Documentation. Southern Medical Journal. 104(9):629-633, September 2011.

DeRemer CE. Gujral JS. Thornton JW. Sorrentino RA. Clinical Observation Letter: Falsely Elevated INR with Dabigatran. Submitted to The American Journal of Medicine. 2011 Jun 1. [Epub ahead of print] Vol. 124, Issue 9, Pages e5-e6.

DeRemer CE. Vanlandingham J. Carswell J. Killough D. Pharmacy Outreach Education Program in Local Community. [letter]. American Journal of Pharmaceutical Education 2008;72(4) Article 94:1.

Dauner DG. DeRemer CE. Haburchak DR. Clozapine-Induced Pericardial Effusion. Journal of Clinical Psychopharmacology. 2008 Aug;28(4):455.

DeRemer CE, Ford H, Lee Y. Lifestyle characteristics of medical center employees. Am J Health-Syst Pharm., 2007 Oct 1;64(19):2000-1.