Kaitlin M Alexander

Kaitlin M Alexander,

Clinical Associate Professor

Department: Pharmacotherapy & Translational Research
Business Phone: (352) 294-5276

About Kaitlin M Alexander

Kaitlin Alexander, Pharm.D. is a Clinical Associate Professor in the Department of Pharmacotherapy and Translational Research. Dr. Alexander joined the University of Florida faculty in May 2021 and maintains a clinical practice in the trauma intensive care unit at UF Health Shands Hospital in Gainesville, Florida.

Dr. Alexander graduated from the University of Florida with her Doctor of Pharmacy degree in 2012. She then completed a PGY-1 Pharmacy Practice Residency at West Virginia University Healthcare, followed by a PGY-2 Residency specializing in critical care at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center. Prior to her appointment at the University of Florida, she was an Associate Clinical Professor at the Auburn University Harrison School of Pharmacy from 2014-2021.

Dr. Alexander is an active member of the Society of Critical Care Medicine (SCCM), the American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy, and the American College of Clinical Pharmacy (ACCP). Her professional interests, include: the management of pain, agitation and delirium in the ICU, infectious diseases, and trauma & acute care surgery critical care management.

Accomplishments

Presidential Citation
2021 · Society of Critical Care Medicine
Preceptor of Excellence
2020 · Auburn University Harrison School of Pharmacy
Presidential Citation
2019 · Society of Critical Care Medicine

Research Profile

Open Researcher and Contributor ID (ORCID)

0000-0003-4709-4019

Areas of Interest
  • Critical Care Management
  • Infectious diseases
  • Pain Management

Publications

2021
Delineating the Role of Serum Immunoglobulin Titers in Burn Patients at High Risk for Herpes Simplex Virus Infection.
Journal of burn care & research : official publication of the American Burn Association. [DOI] 10.1093/jbcr/irz197. [PMID] 33861351.
2021
Oral Administration of Injectable Ketamine During Burn Wound Dressing Changes.
Journal of pharmacy practice. 34(3):423-427 [DOI] 10.1177/0897190019876497. [PMID] 31537149.
2020
An Adjusted Ideal Body Weight Index Formula With Fresh Frozen Plasma (FFP) Rescue Decreases Fluid Creep During Burn Resuscitation.
Annals of burns and fire disasters. 33(3):216-223 [PMID] 33304212.
View on: PubMed
2020
Intraoperative liposomal bupivacaine for skin graft donor site analgesia: A retrospective cohort study.
Burns : journal of the International Society for Burn Injuries. [DOI] 10.1016/j.burns.2020.06.011. [PMID] 34034954.
2020
Neuroleptic Malignant Syndrome: A Potential Etiology of Multisystem Organ Failure in a Burn Patient.
The American surgeon. [DOI] 10.1177/0003134820945245. [PMID] 32988244.
2020
Vibrio vulnificus Soft Tissue Infections in the Southern Gulf Coast Region.
The American surgeon. [DOI] 10.1177/0003134820951500. [PMID] 33125281.
2019
Intravenous Ketamine as an Adjunct to Procedural Sedation During Burn Wound Care and Dressing Changes.
Journal of burn care & research : official publication of the American Burn Association. 40(2):246-250 [DOI] 10.1093/jbcr/iry044. [PMID] 30189001.
2019
Nebulized Heparin With N-Acetylcysteine and Albuterol Reduces Duration of Mechanical Ventilation in Patients With Inhalation Injury.
Journal of pharmacy practice. 32(2):163-166 [DOI] 10.1177/0897190017747143. [PMID] 29233052.
2019
Professional Benefits of a Web-based Journal Club for Critical Care Residents and Their Mentors.
American journal of pharmaceutical education. 83(7) [DOI] 10.5688/ajpe6907. [PMID] 31619814.
2018
Elimination of Routine Benzodiazepine Administration for Nonprocedural Sedation in a Trauma Intensive Care Unit Is Feasible.
The American surgeon. 84(6):947-951 [PMID] 29981629.
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2016
A Comparison of Inhaled Nitric Oxide Versus Inhaled Epoprostenol for Acute Pulmonary Hypertension Following Cardiac Surgery.
The Annals of pharmacotherapy. 50(1):22-6 [DOI] 10.1177/1060028015608865. [PMID] 26438636.
2016
Use of Ketamine in Barbiturate Coma for Status Epilepticus.
Clinical neuropharmacology. 39(1):62-5 [DOI] 10.1097/WNF.0000000000000128. [PMID] 26757317.
2015
Low-Dose Systemic Alteplase (tPA) for the Treatment of Pulmonary Embolism.
The Annals of pharmacotherapy. 49(7):818-24 [DOI] 10.1177/1060028015579988. [PMID] 25857308.

Education

PGY2 Critical Care Pharmacy Residency
2013-2014 · Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center
PGY1 Pharmacy Practice Residency
2012-2013 · West Virginia University Heatlhcare
Doctor of Pharmacy
2008-2012 · University of Florida College of Pharmacy

Contact Details

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