Kelsey Cook

Kelsey Cook, Pharm.D., BCPS

Clinical Assistant Professor

Department: Pharmacotherapy & Translational Research
Business Phone: (904) 244-9876
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About Kelsey Cook

Kelsey Cook, Pharm.D., received her B.S. from the University of Maryland and her Pharm.D. from the University of North Carolina. She completed a PGY1 Pharmacy Practice Residency at Dell Seton Medical Center in Austin, Texas and a PGY2 Clinical Pharmacogenomics Residency at the University of Florida in Gainesville, Florida. Dr. Cook joined the University of Florida College of Pharmacy, Jacksonville campus as a Clinical Assistant Professor in the Department of Pharmacotherapy and Translational Research in 2019. In her role, she supports the implementation of pharmacogenomics at Nemours Children’s Health. Dr. Cook is a board-certified pharmacotherapy specialist. Her research interests include clinical implementation of pharmacogenomics and pharmacogenomics in pediatrics. ​

Board Certifications

  • Board Certified Pharmacotherapy Specialist (BCPS)
    Board of Pharmacy Specialties

Research Profile

Open Researcher and Contributor ID (ORCID)


Areas of Interest
  • Pharmacogenomics


Competency-Based Clinical Pharmacogenomics Activities During an Advanced Pharmacy Practice Experience (APPE)
Journal of the American College of Clinical Pharmacy. 4:60-70 [DOI] 10.1002/jac5.1363.
How to Integrate CYP2D6 Phenoconversion Into Clinical Pharmacogenetics: A Tutorial.
Clinical pharmacology and therapeutics. 110(3):677-687 [DOI] 10.1002/cpt.2354. [PMID] 34231197.
Impact of the CYP2C19*17 Allele on Outcomes in Patients Receiving Genotype-Guided Antiplatelet Therapy After Percutaneous Coronary Intervention.
Clinical pharmacology and therapeutics. 109(3):705-715 [DOI] 10.1002/cpt.2039. [PMID] 32897581.
Key Considerations for Selecting a Genomic Decision Support Platform for Implementing Pharmacogenomics.
Clinical pharmacology and therapeutics. 110(3):555-558 [DOI] 10.1002/cpt.2328. [PMID] 34254671.
Design and Early Implementation Successes and Challenges of a Pharmacogenetics Consult Clinic.
Journal of clinical medicine. 9(7) [DOI] 10.3390/jcm9072274. [PMID] 32708920.
Development of Customizable Implementation Guides to Support Clinical Adoption of Pharmacogenomics: Experiences of the Implementing GeNomics In pracTicE (IGNITE) Network.
Pharmacogenomics and personalized medicine. 13:217-226 [DOI] 10.2147/PGPM.S241599. [PMID] 32765043.
How to Transition from Single-Gene Pharmacogenetic Testing to Preemptive Panel-Based Testing: A Tutorial.
Clinical pharmacology and therapeutics. 108(3):557-565 [DOI] 10.1002/cpt.1912. [PMID] 32460360.
Implementation of Pharmacogenomics Across Practice Settings
Pharmacogenomics: Foundations, Competencies, and the Pharmacists' Patient Care Process.


PGY2 Clinical Pharmacogenomics Residency
2019 · University of Florida College of Pharmacy, Gainesville, FL
PGY1 Pharmacy Practice Residency
2018 · Dell Seton Medical Center at The University of Texas, Austin, TX
2017 · University of North Carolina Eshelman School of Pharmacy, Chapel Hill, NC
B.S. Biology
2012 · University of Maryland, College Park, MD

Teaching Profile

Courses Taught
PHA5163L Prac Skills Lab III
PHA6935 Selected Topics in Pharmacy
PHA5164L Prof Skills Lab Iv
PHA5166L Prof Skills Lab Vi

Contact Details

(904) 244-9876