Pooja Patel

Pooja Patel, Pharm.D.

Assistant Professor, Department of Pharmacotherapeutics & Clinical Research

Assistant Professor, Department of Family Medicine

Assistant Professor, Cop Dept of Pharmacy Practice

Contact Info 12901 Bruce B. Downs Blvd., MDC 30
Tampa FL 33612

Academic Email: poojapatel2@health.usf.edu

Academic Phone:(813) 974-0269


  • PGY, PGY-1 Adv. Community Pharmacy Residency, Walgreens/MCPHS University, 2014
  • PharmD, Pharmacy, Mcphs University, 2013

Research Interests

  • Diabetes
  • Hypertension
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Anticoagulation
  • Self-Care/Non-Prescription Medicine
  • Medication Adherence
  • Patient Education/MTM
  • Interprofessional education/collaboration


  • American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy (Member, 2014 - Present)
  • The Rho Chi Society (Member, 2011 - Present)
  • American Pharmacists Association (Member, 2010 - Present)
  • American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (Member, 2012 - 2014)

Recent Publications

  • Patel P, Machado M, Mistry A. Expanding role of the Community Pharmacist through an Over-the-Counter Point-of-Care service J Am Pharm Assoc. 55: e113-e263, 2015.
  • Patel P, Machado M, Mistry A. Assessing the role of a pharmacist on the selection and knowledge of nonprescription medications provided to patients through point-of-care consultations. J Am Pharm Assoc. 54: e76-e219, 2014.