Kalen B Manasco

Kalen B Manasco Pharm.D., BCPS, FCCP, FPPAG

Clinical Professor

Department: Pharmacotherapy & Translational Research
Business Phone: (352) 294-8749
Business Email: kmanasco@cop.ufl.edu

About Kalen B Manasco

Kalen Manasco received a B.S. degree in microbiology and a Pharm.D. degree from the University of Georgia. After graduation, she completed a pharmacy practice residency at Shands Hospital at the University of Florida in Gainesville, Florida, and a pediatric specialty residency at the Medical University of South Carolina in Charleston, South Carolina. She served as a clinical associate professor at the University of Georgia College of Pharmacy from 2007-2017, where she also served as the PGY2 pediatric pharmacy residency program director. From 2003-2007, she served as a clinical assistant professor in the department of clinical and administrative sciences at Mercer University College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences in Atlanta, Georgia. Manasco joined the University of Florida College of Pharmacy in March 2017, as a clinical professor in the department of pharmacotherapy and translational research. She is also a clinical pharmacist with UF Health Shands Children’s Hospital in the pediatric intensive care unit. Her research interests include pediatric infectious disease and pediatric pulmonology (cystic fibrosis and asthma). Manasco is a board certified pharmacotherapy specialist, chair of the ACCP Pediatric Practice and Research Network, and co-series editor for the pediatric pharmacotherapy self-assessment program.

Research Profile

Research Interests: Pediatric infectious disease, pediatric pulmonology (cystic fibrosis and asthma)

Grants

April 2019ACTIVE
Implementation of Outpatient Clinical Pharmacy Services: Award for A Pharmacist and/or Pharmacy Technician
CYSTIC FIBROSIS FOU · Project Manager
November 2016ACTIVE
Implementation of Outpatient Clinical Pharmacy Services
CYSTIC FIBROSIS FOU · Project Manager

Education

2002-2003
Pediatric Specialty Residency
Medical University of South Carolina
2001-2002
Pharmacy Practice Residency
Shands at the University of Florida
2001
Pharm.D.
University of Georgia
1993
B.S.
University of Georgia