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Megan Maroney, PharmD
Clinical Assistant Professor
Department of Pharmacy Practice and Administration
William Levine Hall, Rm 232
Phone: (848) 445 6392
Email: memaroney@barnabashealth.org

Specialty: Psychiatric Pharmacy
Practice site: Monmouth Medical Center

PharmD, Ernest Mario School of Pharmacy

Bio

Megan Maroney received her Doctor of Pharmacy degree from the Ernest Mario School of Pharmacy at Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey.  After graduation, she completed an ASHP accredited general practice residency with a focus in psychiatry at Saint Barnabas Behavioral Health Center in Toms River, New Jersey.  She currently practices as a clinical pharmacy specialist in the area of psychiatry at Monmouth Medical Center in Long Branch, NJ.  She works with adult and child/adolescent inpatient and outpatient psychiatry teams.  Dr. Maroney is a member of the College of Psychiatric and Neurologic Pharmacists and serves on their Residency and New Practitioner Committee.

Research

Dr. Maroneys’ research interests include long-acting injectable antipsychotic medications, pediatric psychiatry, and the impact of pharmacists in the care of patients with mental illness.

Representative Papers/Presentations

Maroney M.  Improving outcomes in bipolar disorder through community pharmacist interventions.  Pharmacy Times 2015 March;81(3).  

Liu MT, Maroney ME, Hermes-Desantis ER.  Levomilnacipran and Vortioxetine: review of new pharmacotherapies for major depressive disorder.  World Journal of Pharmacology 2015;4(1):17-30.  

Maroney M, Hunter S.  Implications for Multiple Sclerosis Outcomes in the Era of the ACA: A Clinical and Managed Care Perspective – Part I.  American Journal of Managed Care 2014;20(11):S220-227.

Maroney M
, Kim D.  Impact of paliperidone palmitate on hospital admissions: A 2-year mirror image study in an acute care setting [abstract].  Journal of Pharmacy Practice 2014;27(3):302.

Maroney M.  Serotonin and beyond: Optimizing management of major depressive disorder.  Pharmacy Times. 2014 Jan;80(1).

Certifications

Board Certification in Psychiatric Pharmacy (BCPP)