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Erika Felix-Getzik, PharmD
Associate Professor of Pharmacy Practice

Pharmacy Practice - White Hall, Pharmacy Practice Suite, #340


School of Pharmacy - Boston

Pharmacy (PharmD)


Doctor of Pharmacy, University of Pittsburgh, 2002
Pharmacy Practice Residency, Tufts-New England Medical Center, 2003
Cardiology Specialty Residency, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, 2004

Areas of Teaching

Co-coordinator of Therapeutics I and II (2009/2010 - )
Co-coordinator of the Physical Assessment Laboratory (2007/2008 - 2008/2009)
Co-coordinator of the Cardiology Module of the Disease State Management course (2004/2005 - 2008/2009)
Pharmacotherapy of Hypertension, Hypertensive Urgency/Emergency, Ischemic Heart Disease (Stable Angina, Unstable Angina, NSTEMI and STEMI), and Pulmonary Hypertension

Scholarly Interests

Acute Coronary Syndromes

Pharmacy Practice Teacher of the Year 2009-2010
Rho Chi Honors Fraternity 2009
Faculty Preceptor of the Year 2005-2006

Felix-Getzik E, Sylvia LM.  Prasugrel use in a patient allergic to clopidogrel: Effect of a drug shortage on selection of dual antiplatelet therapy.  J Health-Syst Pharm 2013; 70:511–3.

Getzik, E. (2012). Acute coronary syndrome. In J. Rippe (Ed.), Encyclopedia of lifestyle medicine & health. (pp. 1-5). Thousand Oaks, CA: SAGE Publications.

Felix-Getzik E, Kuvin J, Karas R. Non-optimal HDL-C Levels Are Highly Prevalent in Patients Presenting with ACS and Well-Controlled LDL-C Levels. J Clin Lipidology 2010;4(4):265-271.

Felix-Getzik EM, Sylvia L. Vancoymycin induced leukocytoclastic vasculitis. Pharmacotherapy 2009; 29:846 

Gange C, Madias C, Felix-Getzik EM, et al. Variant Angina Associated with Bitter Orange in a Dietary Supplement. Mayo Clin Proc. 2006;81(4):545-548.

Current Professional Memberships, Service & Leadership