Earlene Lipowski

Earlene Lipowski, Ph.D.

Professor Emeritus

Department: Pharmaceutical Outcomes & Policy
Business Phone: (352) 273-6256
Business Email: lipowski@cop.ufl.edu

About Earlene Lipowski

Lipowski teaches Intro to Pharmacists, Pharmaceuticals and the Health Care System in the PharmD program along with elective courses in Pharmaceutical Industry & Public Policy for student pharmacists and M.S. candidates in Pharmacy Regulation and Policy. She has contributed chapters to several texts and companion materials on these subjects. Her research interest is the decisions made by physicians, pharmacists and patients in the selection of pharmaceutical products and services. Her past research includes a number of evaluation studies for the Florida Medicaid Program and the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services.

Lipowski is a former AACP-AAAS Congressional Fellow and Past-President of the Academy of Pharmaceutical Research and Science of the American Pharmacists Association. She is a member of the Editorial Advisory Boards for the Journal of the American Pharmacists Association and Research in Social and Administrative Pharmacy.

In 2012 Dr. Lipowski received a Faculty Enhancement Opportunity Award from UF to support an international study trip for PharmD students to Thailand. She has made a number of trips to Thailand as a visiting faculty member and currently serves on the Steering Committee for the U.S. Thai Consortium for the Development of Pharmacy Education.

Affiliations American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS), 1997-present American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy (AACP), 1987-present American Institute of the History of Pharmacy (AIHP), 1985-present American Pharmacists Association (APhA), 1985-present, Fellow (2000) American Society of Consultant Pharmacists (ASCP), 1980-present American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP), 1972-present Academy Health, 1991-present Phi Lambda Sigma, 1994-present Rho Chi, 1970-present

Research Profile

Research Interests: Pharmaceutical policy and advocacy, pharmaceutical marketing/consumer behavior, practice-based research

Publications

2015
Causes and root causes of a multistate fungal meningitis outbreak.
Journal of the American Pharmacists Association : JAPhA. 55(2) [DOI] 10.1331/JAPhA.2015.14220. [PMID] 25616150.
2014
Considerations for embracing and expanding community engaged scholarship in academic pharmacy: Report of the 2013-2014 research and graduate affairs committee.
American journal of pharmaceutical education. 78(8) [DOI] 10.5688/ajpe788S8. [PMID] 25386028.
2013
Achieving recognition as patient-centered care providers: we are our own best advocates.
Journal of the American Pharmacists Association : JAPhA. 53(3):234, 236-8 [DOI] 10.1331/JAPhA.2013.13515. [PMID] 23699671.
2013
Evaluation of FDA safety-related drug label changes in 2010.
Pharmacoepidemiology and drug safety. 22(3):302-5 [DOI] 10.1002/pds.3395. [PMID] 23280652.
2013
Validity of laboratory-based surveillance for detection of respiratory syncytial virus seasons.
American journal of epidemiology. 177(8):841-51 [DOI] 10.1093/aje/kws304. [PMID] 23479344.
2013
Why Is Advocacy Important for Scientists and Professionals?
. 53:236-237
2011
Advancing pharmacy practice through policies: development, debate, and consensus in the APhA House of Delegates.
Journal of the American Pharmacists Association : JAPhA. 51(4):462-5 [DOI] 10.1331/JAPhA.2011.11526. [PMID] 21752766.
2008
APhA2008 House of Delegates: Advancing current practice, preserving pharmacy integrity for the future.
Journal of the American Pharmacists Association : JAPhA. 48(4):447-8, 451 [DOI] 10.1331/JAPhA.2008.08520. [PMID] 18653416.
2008
Developing great research questions.
American journal of health-system pharmacy : AJHP : official journal of the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists. 65(17):1667-70 [DOI] 10.2146/ajhp070276. [PMID] 18714115.
2008
Pharmacy practice-based research networks: why, what, who, and how.
Journal of the American Pharmacists Association : JAPhA. 48(2):142-152 [DOI] 10.1331/JAPhA.2008.08018. [PMID] 18359727.
2008
Report of the Aacp Educating Clinical Scientists Task Force Ii
American Journal of Pharmaceutical Education. 72
2007
Physicians’ intent to comply with the American Medical Association’s guidelines on gifts from the pharmaceutical industry.
Journal of medical ethics. 33(6):313-9 [PMID] 17526679.
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2005
Judging a book by its cover: the predicament with Canadian pharmacy advertisements and American consumers.
Journal of the American Pharmacists Association : JAPhA. 45(6):740-3 [PMID] 16381422.
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2005
Using social cognitive theory to explain consumers’ behavioral intentions in response to direct-to-consumer prescription drug advertising.
Research in social & administrative pharmacy : RSAP. 1(2):270-88 [PMID] 17138478.
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2004
Association between hospital size and quality improvement for pharmaceutical services.
American journal of health-system pharmacy : AJHP : official journal of the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists. 61(2):184-9 [PMID] 14750403.
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2004
Evaluation of drug utilization review programs.
JAMA. 291(2):185; author reply 185-6 [PMID] 14722143.
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2004
Grassroots lobbying: an important tool for pharmacy. Lobbying can lead to acknowledgment as health care providers.
Journal of the American Pharmacists Association : JAPhA. 44(1):6-7 [PMID] 15008167.
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2004
Predicting physician guideline compliance: an assessment of motivators and perceived barriers.
The American journal of managed care. 10(6):383-91 [PMID] 15209482.
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2003
Professionalism in pharmacy. Seeking the science angle in APhA policies.
Journal of the American Pharmacists Association : JAPhA. 43(4):454-5 [PMID] 14680019.
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2002
Time savings associated with dispensing unit-of-use packages.
Journal of the American Pharmaceutical Association (Washington, D.C. : 1996). 42(4):577-81 [PMID] 12150355.
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2000
Opinions on provider profiling: telephone survey of stakeholders.
American journal of health-system pharmacy : AJHP : official journal of the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists. 57(17):1585-91 [PMID] 10984809.
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2000
Patients’ perceptions of the benefits of pharmaceutical care.
Journal of the American Pharmaceutical Association (Washington, D.C. : 1996). 40(1):36-40 [PMID] 10665247.
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1997
What makes patients think that their pharmacists’ services are of value?
Journal of the American Pharmaceutical Association (Washington, D.C. : 1996). NS37(1):91-8; discussion 90 [PMID] 9040176.
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1996
Data linkages for research on outcomes of long-term care.
The Gerontologist. 36(4):441-7 [PMID] 8771971.
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1996
Evaluating the outcomes of pharmaceutical care.
Journal of the American Pharmaceutical Association (Washington, D.C. : 1996). NS36(12):726-34; quiz 734 [PMID] 8990758.
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1994
Evaluation of a DUR intervention: a case study of histamine antagonists.
Inquiry : a journal of medical care organization, provision and financing. 31(1):89-101 [PMID] 7909535.
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1993
How consumers choose a pharmacy.
American pharmacy. NS33(12 Suppl):S14-7 [PMID] 8109540.
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1993
Pharmacists’ reactions to the Wisconsin Medicaid drug-use review program.
American journal of hospital pharmacy. 50(9):1898-902 [PMID] 7907839.
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1992
Presentation of drug prescribing guidelines and physician response.
QRB. Quality review bulletin. 18(12):461-70 [PMID] 1287530.
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1988
An examination of histamine-2 receptor antagonist use by Medicaid recipients in Wisconsin long-term care facilities.
Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. 36(6):531-6 [PMID] 3131410.
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1986
Use of a Medicaid database to analyze pharmaceutical services in long-term-care facilities.
American journal of hospital pharmacy. 43(6):1467-72 [PMID] 3088992.
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Teaching Profile

Courses Taught
2010-2014
PHA6937 Topics in Pharmaceutical Administration
2010-2014
PHA5727 Intro Pharmacists/Sys
2010-2014
PHA6910 Supervised Research
2009-2014
PHA7979 Advanced Research
2010-2012,2014
PHA6935 Selected Topics in Pharmacy
2010-2014
PHA6936 Advanced Topics in Pharmaceutical Sciences
2010-2014
PHA7980 Research for Doctoral Dissertation
2014
PHA6938 Research Seminar
2009-2014
PHA6279 Pharmaceutical Outcomes and Policy Seminar
2013-2014
PHA6805 Applied Data Interpretation and Reporting of Findings in Pharmacy
2009,2011-2014
PHA6269 Pharmaceutical Products and Public Policy
2013-2014
PHA6266 Introduction to Pharmaceutical Outcomes and Policy II
2006-2014
PHA5263 Phar Indus Pub Policy
2013
PHA5009 Global Health Pharm
2013
PHA5901 Res Ph Outcome and Plcy
2013
PHA5267 Crit Appr Pharmacoeco
2010-2012
PHA6971 Masters Research
2011
PHA6940 Supervised Teaching
2006-2010
PHA5222 Pharmacy Management

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