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Navaneeth Narayanan Faculty Profile



Navaneeth Narayanan, PharmD, BCPS
Clinical Assistant Professor
Department of Pharmacy Practice and Administration
William Levine Hall, Rm 410

Phone: (848) 445 6815

Specialty: Infectious Diseases
Practice site: Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital

PharmD, Ernest Mario School of Pharmacy, Rutgers




Dr. Narayanan is a Clinical Assistant Professor in the Department of Pharmacy Practice and Administration at the Ernest Mario School of Pharmacy (EMSOP), Rutgers University.  He received his Doctor of Pharmacy (PharmD) from EMSOP, Rutgers University in 2006.  He then went on to pursue a PGY-1 Pharmacy Practice Residency at Hunterdon Medical Center in Flemington, NJ.  From there he completed a PGY-2 Specialized Residency in Infectious Diseases at the University of California, San Francisco (USCF) in 2014.  Also during his residency at UCSF, Dr. Narayanan completed the Global Health Clinical Scholars Program through UCSF Global Health Sciences.   He is currently a Board Certified Pharmacotherapy Specialist.  At Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital, Dr. Narayanan works as the Infectious Diseases Clinical Pharmacist and Pharmacist Director/Co-Chair of the Antimicrobial Stewardship Advisory Committee.  Dr. Narayanan also has a joint appointment at Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Division of Infectious Diseases as an Adjunct Assistant Professor. 

Research Interests

Dr. Narayanan’s research interests include clinical infectious diseases, antimicrobial use/stewardship, and global health.

Representative Paper/Presentations

Narayanan N, Stoffella S, Roy-Burman A, Lynch M, Ifland L, Brock T. Evaluation of Barriers to Sustainable Medication Access in a Public Hospital in Roatan, Honduras. Am J Health Syst Pharm. (in press)

Narayanan N, Johnson L, MacDougall C. Beyond Susceptible and Resistant, Part III: Treatment of Infections due to Gram-negative Organisms Producing Carbapenemases. J Pediatr Pharmacol Ther. (in press)

Narayanan N, Gross K, Pintens M, Fee C, MacDougall C. Effect of an Electronic Medical Record Alert for Severe Sepsis among Emergency Department Patients. Am J Emerg Med 2016;34:185-8. [Epub 2015 Oct 14]

Dixit D, Bridgeman MB, Andrews LB, Narayanan N, Radbel J, Parikh A, Sunderram J. Acute Exacerbations of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease: Diagnosis, Management, and Prevention in Critically Ill Patients. Pharmacotherapy 2015;35(6):631-48.

Narayanan N, Bhowmick T, Jackson R, Lough J, Weinstein M. Clinical Outcomes of Patients with Bacteremia due to ESBL-Producing Enterobacteriaceae Treated with Carbapenem, Standard Intermittent Piperacillin-Tazobactam or Extended Infusion Piperacillin-Tazobactam. IDWeek 2015, Infectious Diseases Society of America, Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America, HIV Medicine Association, Pediatric Infectious Diseases Society. 2015 Oct 7-11; San Diego, California.

Awards &  Honors

2014 Distinguished Service Award
         Ernest Mario School of Pharmacy, Rutgers University