Scott M Vouri

Scott M Vouri, Pharm.D.,Ph.D., BCGP

Assistant Professor

Department: MD-AGING / GERIATRIC RESEARCH
Business Phone: (352) 273-6299
Business Email: svouri@ufl.edu

About Scott M Vouri

Scott Martin Vouri, Pharm.D., Ph.D., BCGP, joined the department of pharmaceutical outcomes and policy as a clinical assistant professor in 2018 and was named an assistant professor in 2021. Vouri also serves as the assistant director of Pharmacy Services with the University of Florida Health Physicians. He received his Pharm.D. at Butler University, completed a post-graduate year, or PGY,-1 residency in ambulatory care at the Iowa City VA Medical Center, and completed a PGY-2 residency in geriatrics at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center in Dallas, Texas. He completed a Master of Science in Clinical Investigation at Washington University School of Medicine and Ph.D. in Epidemiology concentration at Saint Louis University College of Public Health and Social Justice. Vouri also received a KL2 Career Development Award through Washington University Institute of Clinical and Translational Sciences in 2015.

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Teaching Profile

Courses Taught
2020-2021
PHA5226C Pt Safety and Quality
2020-2023
PHA7979 Advanced Research
2020-2023
PHA6910 Supervised Research
2020-2021
PHA7980 Research for Doctoral Dissertation
2020-2021
PHA5165L Prof Skills Lab V
2019-2020
PHA6938 Research Seminar
2020-2021
PHA6971 Research for Master’s Thesis
2019,2021
PHA6940 Supervised Teaching
2021-2022
PHA6265 Introduction to Pharmaceutical Outcomes and Policy I
2021
PHA6937 Topics in Pharmaceutical Administration
2021
PHA6936 Advanced Topics in Pharmaceutical Sciences
2022-2023
PHA5223 P-Epidem Drug Safety

Board Certifications

  • Board Certified Geriatric Pharmacist
    ACCP

Research Profile

Pharmacoepidemiology, Pharmaceutical Health Service Research, Inappropriate Medication, Prescribing/ Deprescribing, Geriatric Medication Use, Medication Use following Bariatric Surgery and Urology

Open Researcher and Contributor ID (ORCID)

0000-0002-0411-2160

Publications

2022
Association between gabapentinoids and oedema treated with loop diuretics: A pooled sequence symmetry analysis from the USA and Denmark
British Journal of Clinical Pharmacology. 88(12):5269-5294 [DOI] 10.1111/bcp.15447.
2022
Changes in overactive bladder medication following bariatric surgery: segmented regression analysis
World Journal of Urology. 40(7):1777-1783 [DOI] 10.1007/s00345-022-04001-7.
2022
Changes in Prescribing by Provider Type Following a State Prescription Opioid Restriction Law
Journal of General Internal Medicine. 37(8):1838-1844 [DOI] 10.1007/s11606-021-06966-4. [PMID] 34236602.
2022
Co-utilization of opioids and nonbenzodiazepine hypnotic drugs in U.S. ambulatory care visits, 2006–2016
Journal of the American Pharmacists Association. 62(2):468-474.e2 [DOI] 10.1016/j.japh.2021.10.020.
2022
Continued potassium supplementation use following loop diuretic discontinuation in older adults: An evaluation of a prescribing cascade relic
Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. [DOI] 10.1111/jgs.18103.
2022
Economic Impact of Universal Hepatitis C Virus Testing for Middle-Aged Adults Who Inject Drugs
American Journal of Preventive Medicine. [DOI] 10.1016/j.amepre.2022.08.016.
2022
Evaluating the use of prescription sequence symmetry analysis as a pharmacovigilance tool: A scoping review
Research in Social and Administrative Pharmacy. 18(7):3079-3093 [DOI] 10.1016/j.sapharm.2021.08.003.
2022
Evaluation of a Beta-Blocker–Edema–Loop Diuretic Prescribing Cascade: A Prescription Sequence Symmetry Analysis
American Journal of Hypertension. 35(7):601-609 [DOI] 10.1093/ajh/hpac013.
2022
Evaluation of the key prescription sequence symmetry analysis assumption using the calcium channel blocker: Loop diuretic prescribing cascade
Pharmacoepidemiology and Drug Safety. 31(1):72-81 [DOI] 10.1002/pds.5362. [PMID] 34553438.
2022
Identifying Patients at Risk of Acute Kidney Injury Among Medicare Beneficiaries With Type 2 Diabetes Initiating SGLT2 Inhibitors: A Machine Learning Approach.
Frontiers in pharmacology. 13 [DOI] 10.3389/fphar.2022.834743. [PMID] 35359843.
2022
Loop diuretic use following fluid resuscitation in the critically ill.
American journal of health-system pharmacy : AJHP : official journal of the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists. 79(3):165-172 [DOI] 10.1093/ajhp/zxab372. [PMID] 34553749.
2022
Patient out-of-pocket and payer costs for pegfilgrastim originator vs biosimilars as primary prophylaxis of febrile neutropenia in the first cycle among a commercially insured population.
Journal of managed care & specialty pharmacy. 28(7):795-802 [DOI] 10.18553/jmcp.2022.28.7.795. [PMID] 35737859.
2022
Prescription Patterns of Adjuvant Pain Medications Following an Opioid Supply Restriction Law: An Interrupted Time Series Analysis.
Medical care. 60(6):432-436 [DOI] 10.1097/MLR.0000000000001719. [PMID] 35315375.
2022
Treatment initiation and utilization patterns of pharmacotherapies for early-onset idiopathic restless legs syndrome
Sleep Medicine. 96:70-78 [DOI] 10.1016/j.sleep.2022.05.003. [PMID] 35605349.
2021
An evaluation of co-use of chloroquine or hydroxychloroquine plus azithromycin on cardiac outcomes: A pharmacoepidemiological study to inform use during the COVID19 pandemic.
Research in social & administrative pharmacy : RSAP. 17(1):2012-2017 [DOI] 10.1016/j.sapharm.2020.04.031. [PMID] 32409150.
2021
Cascade of Hepatitis C Virus Care Among Patients With Substance Use Disorders.
American journal of preventive medicine. 61(4):576-584 [DOI] 10.1016/j.amepre.2021.04.013. [PMID] 34210584.
2021
Changes in Quantity of Opioids Dispensed following Florida’s Restriction Law for Acute Pain Prescriptions
Pain Medicine. [DOI] 10.1093/pm/pnab017. [PMID] 33502536.
2021
Changes in Schedule II oral opioid volume dispensed in a private health plan following Florida’s Acute Pain Opioid Restriction Law.
Journal of managed care & specialty pharmacy. 27(6):779-784 [DOI] 10.18553/jmcp.2021.27.6.779. [PMID] 34057389.
2021
Changes in utilization of immediate-release, extended-release, and liquid formulation medications relative to bariatric surgery: a segmented regression analysis.
Surgery for obesity and related diseases : official journal of the American Society for Bariatric Surgery. 17(6):1089-1094 [DOI] 10.1016/j.soard.2021.02.027. [PMID] 33795201.
2021
Chronic Opioid Therapy Utilization Following an Acute Pain Prescription Supply Restriction Law: An Interrupted Time Series Analysis.
Pain physician. 24(6):417-424 [PMID] 34554682.
2021
Chronic Opioid Therapy: A Scoping Literature Review on Evolving Clinical and Scientific Definitions
The Journal of Pain. 22(3):246-262 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jpain.2020.09.002.
2021
Comparing cardiovascular benefits between GLP-1 receptor agonists and SGLT2 inhibitors as an add-on to metformin among patients with type 2 diabetes: A retrospective cohort study.
Journal of diabetes and its complications. 35(9) [DOI] 10.1016/j.jdiacomp.2021.107972. [PMID] 34247911.
2021
Differences in Health-Related Quality of Life Among Adults with a Potential Dihydropyridine Calcium Channel Blocker–Loop Diuretic Prescribing Cascade
Drugs & Aging. 38(7):625-632 [DOI] 10.1007/s40266-021-00868-0.
2021
Effects of hydrocodone rescheduling on opioid use outcomes: A systematic review.
Journal of the American Pharmacists Association : JAPhA. 61(2):e20-e44 [DOI] 10.1016/j.japh.2020.09.013. [PMID] 33127312.
2021
Evaluation of statin discontinuation stratified by primary versus secondary prevention following bariatric surgery: a retrospective cohort study.
Surgery for obesity and related diseases : official journal of the American Society for Bariatric Surgery. 17(5):939-946 [DOI] 10.1016/j.soard.2021.01.025. [PMID] 33648887.
2021
Health care utilization and costs associated with direct-acting antivirals for patients with substance use disorders and chronic hepatitis C.
Journal of managed care & specialty pharmacy. 27(10):1388-1402 [DOI] 10.18553/jmcp.2021.27.10.1388. [PMID] 34595949.
2021
Lactic acidosis incidence with metformin in patients with type 2 diabetes and chronic kidney disease: A retrospective nested case‐control study
Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism. 4(1) [DOI] 10.1002/edm2.170. [PMID] 33532612.
2021
Order of discontinuation of glucose-lowering medications following bariatric surgery.
Diabetes research and clinical practice. 172 [DOI] 10.1016/j.diabres.2020.108580. [PMID] 33316313.
2021
Survey-reported medication changes among older adults during the SARS-CoV-2 (COVID-19) pandemic.
Research in social & administrative pharmacy : RSAP. 17(8):1478-1482 [DOI] 10.1016/j.sapharm.2020.11.005. [PMID] 33221267.
2021
The diminishing cost-effectiveness of the newer glucose-lowering drug classes in the United States: 2010-2018.
Current medical research and opinion. 37(11):1875-1880 [DOI] 10.1080/03007995.2021.1971181. [PMID] 34429001.
2021
Trends in Use of Granulocyte Colony-Stimulating Factor Following Introduction of Biosimilars Among Adults With Cancer and Commercial or Medicare Insurance From 2014 to 2019.
JAMA network open. 4(11) [DOI] 10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2021.33474. [PMID] 34812849.
2021
Trends in Use of Prescription Nonsteroidal Anti-inflammatory Medications Before vs After Implementation of a Florida Law Restricting Opioid Prescribing for Acute Pain.
JAMA network open. 4(6) [DOI] 10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2021.13383. [PMID] 34115125.
2021
Use of negative controls in a prescription sequence symmetry analysis to reduce time‐varying bias
Pharmacoepidemiology and Drug Safety. 30(9):1192-1199 [DOI] 10.1002/pds.5293.
2020
Changes in Opioid Use After Florida’s Restriction Law for Acute Pain Prescriptions.
JAMA network open. 3(2) [DOI] 10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2020.0234. [PMID] 32108887.
2020
Evaluation of a ceiling effect on the association of new resistance development to antipseudomonal beta-lactam exposure in the critically ill.
Infection control and hospital epidemiology. 41(4):484-485 [DOI] 10.1017/ice.2019.381. [PMID] 31983358.
2020
Evaluation of the Potential Acetylcholinesterase Inhibitor‐Induced Rhinorrhea Prescribing Cascade
Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. 68(2):440-441 [DOI] 10.1111/jgs.16224.
2020
Impact of Anticholinergic Medication Burden on Mobility and Falls in the Lifestyle Interventions for Elders (LIFE) Study
Journal of Clinical Medicine. 9(9) [DOI] 10.3390/jcm9092989. [PMID] 32947839.
2020
Rhinorrhea as a Result of Alzheimer’s Disease Treatment.
The Senior care pharmacist. 35(4):148-149 [DOI] 10.4140/TCP.n.2020.148. [PMID] 32192562.
2020
Student Pharmacists’ Ability to Organize Complex Medication Regimens According to the Universal Medication Schedule.
American journal of pharmaceutical education. 84(8) [DOI] 10.5688/ajpe7531. [PMID] 32934380.
2020
Twelve-year trends in pharmacologic treatment of type 2 diabetes among patients with heart failure in the United States.
Diabetes, obesity & metabolism. 22(4):705-710 [DOI] 10.1111/dom.13949. [PMID] 31903713.
2019
Antimuscarinic use and discontinuation in an older adult population
Archives of Gerontology and Geriatrics. 80:1-11 [DOI] 10.1016/j.archger.2018.09.005. [PMID] 30268971.
2019
Duration of Exposure to Antipseudomonal β-Lactam Antibiotics in the Critically Ill and Development of New Resistance.
Pharmacotherapy. 39(3):261-270 [DOI] 10.1002/phar.2201. [PMID] 30506852.
2019
Magnitude of and Characteristics Associated With the Treatment of Calcium Channel Blocker-Induced Lower-Extremity Edema With Loop Diuretics.
JAMA network open. 2(12) [DOI] 10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2019.18425. [PMID] 31880802.
2019
Relative Risk of Adverse Events and Treatment Discontinuations Between Older and Non-Older Adults Treated with Antimuscarinics for Overactive Bladder: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis
Drugs & Aging. 36(7):639-645 [DOI] 10.1007/s40266-019-00674-9.
2019
Scoring, Clinical Utility, and Psychometric Properties of the In-Home Medication Management Performance Evaluation (HOME-Rx).
The American journal of occupational therapy : official publication of the American Occupational Therapy Association. 73(2):7302205060p1-7302205060p8 [DOI] 10.5014/ajot.2019.029793. [PMID] 30915967.
2018
An evaluation of a potential calcium channel blocker-lower-extremity edema-loop diuretic prescribing cascade.
Journal of the American Pharmacists Association : JAPhA. 58(5):534-539.e4 [DOI] 10.1016/j.japh.2018.06.014. [PMID] 30033126.
2018
Antidiabetic medication de-escalation following bariatric surgery
Journal of Diabetes. 10(9):768-770 [DOI] 10.1111/1753-0407.12779.
2018
Antimuscarinic Use in Men Treated With Bladder Outlet Obstruction Medication Therapy
Urology. 122:76-82 [DOI] 10.1016/j.urology.2018.08.039. [PMID] 30205105.
2018
Differential Prescribing of Antimuscarinic Agents in Older Adults with Cognitive Impairment
Drugs & Aging. 35(4):321-331 [DOI] 10.1007/s40266-018-0531-9. [PMID] 29492862.
2018
Immunosuppressants and risk of Parkinson disease.
Annals of clinical and translational neurology. 5(7):870-875 [DOI] 10.1002/acn3.580. [PMID] 30009205.
2017
Adverse events and treatment discontinuations of antimuscarinics for the treatment of overactive bladder in older adults: A systematic review and meta-analysis.
Archives of gerontology and geriatrics. 69:77-96 [DOI] 10.1016/j.archger.2016.11.006. [PMID] 27889591.
2017
Faculty perception of team-based learning over multiple semesters.
Currents in pharmacy teaching & learning. 9(6):1010-1015 [DOI] 10.1016/j.cptl.2017.07.004. [PMID] 29233368.
2017
Impact of co-investigators on pharmacy resident research publication
Pharmacy Practice. 15(2):928-928 [DOI] 10.18549/pharmpract.2017.02.928.
2017
Impact of co-investigators on pharmacy resident research publication
Pharmacy Practice. 15(2):928-928 [DOI] 10.18549/pharmpract.2017.02.928.
2017
Successful intervention to mitigate an acetylcholinesterase inhibitor-induced rhinorrhea prescribing cascade: a case report
Journal of Clinical Pharmacy and Therapeutics. 42(3):370-371 [DOI] 10.1111/jcpt.12511. [PMID] 28251653.
2017
Treated-and-released urinary catheterization in the emergency department by sex
American Journal of Infection Control. 45(8):905-910 [DOI] 10.1016/j.ajic.2017.02.025. [PMID] 28410824.
2016
Impact of resident research publication on early-career publication success.
American journal of health-system pharmacy : AJHP : official journal of the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists. 73(12):895-900 [DOI] 10.2146/ajhp150567. [PMID] 27261240.
2015
Changes in Mood in New Enrollees at a Program of All-Inclusive Care for the Elderly.
The Consultant pharmacist : the journal of the American Society of Consultant Pharmacists. 30(8):463-71 [DOI] 10.4140/TCP.n.2015.463. [PMID] 26260643.
2015
Comments on: Validity and Reliability of a Systematic Database Search Strategy to Identify Publications Resulting From Pharmacy Residency Research Projects.
Journal of pharmacy practice. 28(6):497-8 [DOI] 10.1177/0897190015607343. [PMID] 26423922.
2015
Pharmacy resident publication success: factors of success based on abstracts from a regional meeting.
Currents in pharmacy teaching & learning. 7(6):780-786 [PMID] 26644798.
2015
The Importance of Research during Pharmacy Residency Training.
Currents in pharmacy teaching & learning. 7(6):892-898 [PMID] 26594260.
2014
Mirabegron: a Beta-3 agonist for overactive bladder.
The Consultant pharmacist : the journal of the American Society of Consultant Pharmacists. 29(12):823-37 [DOI] 10.4140/TCP.n.2014.823. [PMID] 25521658.
2014
Use of onabotulinumtoxinA for overactive bladder with concomitant warfarin.
The Consultant pharmacist : the journal of the American Society of Consultant Pharmacists. 29(7):480-6 [DOI] 10.4140/TCP.n.2014.480. [PMID] 25203108.
2013
A review of cardiovascular and renal function monitoring: a consideration of older adults with HIV.
HIV/AIDS (Auckland, N.Z.). 5:263-74 [DOI] 10.2147/HIV.S36311. [PMID] 24068878.
2013
Bisphosphonate use in patients undergoing dialysis.
The Consultant pharmacist : the journal of the American Society of Consultant Pharmacists. 28(11):738-41 [DOI] 10.4140/TCP.n.2013.738. [PMID] 24217193.
2013
Tadalafil: a phosphodiesterase-5 inhibitor for benign prostatic hyperplasia.
Pharmacotherapy. 33(6):639-49 [DOI] 10.1002/phar.1243. [PMID] 23529917.
2013
Use of a medication reconciliation tool in an outpatient geriatric clinic.
Journal of the American Pharmacists Association : JAPhA. 53(6):652-8 [DOI] 10.1331/JAPhA.2013.13084. [PMID] 24185492.
2012
Effects of oral bisphosphonate therapy on serum calcium in elderly veterans with poor kidney function.
The American journal of geriatric pharmacotherapy. 10(3):178-84 [DOI] 10.1016/j.amjopharm.2012.04.001. [PMID] 22542895.
2012
HIV: a growing concern in the elderly population.
The Consultant pharmacist : the journal of the American Society of Consultant Pharmacists. 27(5):358-64 [DOI] 10.4140/TCP.n.2012.358. [PMID] 22591980.
2012
The ins and outs of pharmacy services at a program of all-inclusive care for the elderly.
The Consultant pharmacist : the journal of the American Society of Consultant Pharmacists. 27(11):803-7 [DOI] 10.4140/TCP.n.2012.803. [PMID] 23168930.
2011
Prevalence of achievement of A1c, blood pressure, and cholesterol (ABC) goal in veterans with diabetes.
Journal of managed care pharmacy : JMCP. 17(4):304-12 [PMID] 21534641.

Grants

Aug 2022 ACTIVE
High-throughput screening for antihypertensive prescribing cascades
Role: Principal Investigator
Funding: NATL INST OF HLTH NHLBI
May 2021 – Oct 2022
Preventing the Calcium Channel Blocker Lower Extremity Edema Loop Diuretic Prescribing Cascade in Older Adults
Role: Principal Investigator
Funding: NATL INST OF HLTH NIA
Jun 2020 – Jun 2021
Razanne Oueini – Characterization of the concurrent prescribing of non-benzodiazepine hypnotics, opioids, and CNS-depressing medications
Role: Principal Investigator
Funding: AMER FOU FOR PHARM EDU

Education

Ph.D.
2018 · Saint Louis University
M.S.
2015 · Washington University in St. Louis
Pharm.D.
2009 · Butler University

Contact Details

Phones:
Business:
(352) 273-6299
Emails:
Business:
svouri@ufl.edu
Addresses:
Business Mailing:
PO Box 100496
GAINESVILLE MO 32610
Business Street:
HPNP 3324
HPNP 3324
GAINESVILLE FL 326110001

Recent news

Deprescribing CV medications may benefit elderly patients with evolving treatment goals

Dr. Scott Martin Vouri is quoted in Cardiology Today’s October cover story on deprescribing CV medications.

U.S. Deprescribing Research Network selects Dr. Scott Martin Vouri as 2020-21 junior investigator

Scott Martin Vouri, Pharm.D., Ph.D., an assistant professor in the department of pharmaceutical outcomes and policy, was recently selected to the U.S. Deprescribing Research Network, or USDeN, Junior Investigative Intensive…

UF study finds excess use of loop diuretics following initiation of dihydropyridine calcium channel blockers

The study published in JAMA Network Open found a substantial number of patients are being prescribed a loop diuretic for leg swelling induced by calcium channel blocker.

Dr. Scott M. Vouri selected to the JAGS Junior Reviewer Program

Vouri was one of 18 junior faculty members selected to serve the Journal of the American Geriatrics Society.