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Rachel Meyers, PharmD, BCPS
Clinical Assistant Professor
Department of Pharmacy Practice and Administration
Co-Chair, Faculty Search Committee
William Levine Hall, Rm 423
Phone:(848) 445 6827
Email: rachel.meyers@pharmacy.rutgers.edu

Specialty: Pediatrics
Practice site: Saint Barnabas Medical Center

PharmD, University of Connecticut

Bio
Dr. Meyers graduated from with a B.S. in Biology from the University of Mary Washington and then her PharmD from the University of Connecticut.  She completed her PGY1 residency at the University of Wisconsin Hospitals in Madison, Wisconsin and her PGY2 residency at the University of North Carolina Hospitals in Chapel Hill, North Carolina.
Dr. Meyers’ practice site is at Saint Barnabas Medical Center in Livingston, New Jersey, where she specializes in Pediatrics and Pediatric Critical Care.  She is a member of several professional organizations including the American Pharmacists Association, the American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy, the American College of Clinical Pharmacy, and the New Jersey Pharmacists Association.  Dr. Meyers is a member of the Pediatric Pharmacy Advocacy Group, and serves as the chair for the local chapter, the Garden State Pediatric Pharmacy Advocacy Group.


Research

Dr. Meyers’ research interests include pediatric infectious disease, pediatric hypertension, and outpatient pharmaceutical care of pediatric patients.

Representative Papers/Presentations

Meyers R, Costello-Curtin J.  Implementing a pediatric pharmacy educational program for hospital pharmacists.  Am J Pharm Educ.  2011;75(10):1-4.

Meyers R, Siu A.  Pharmacotherapy review of chronic pediatric hypertension.  Clin Ther.  2011;33(10):1331-1356.

Meyers RS.  Pediatric fluid and electrolyte therapy.  J Pediatr Pharmacol Ther.  2009;14:204-11.