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Courtney Jarvis, PharmD
Professor of Pharmacy Practice

Pharmacy Practice - 19 Foster Street, Suite 416
School of Pharmacy

School of Pharmacy - Worcester/Manchester

Pharmacy (Accelerated PharmD)

BS, Pharmacy, Albany College of Pharmacy
PharmD, Albany College of Pharmacy

Areas of Teaching
Diabetes mellitus
Women's health
Family medicine

Scholarly Interests
Teaching and learning
Emergency contraception
Women's health
Quality assurance
Post graduate education

Roche Preceptor of the Year, 2006-2007

Lynch AM, Morin AK, Jarvis CI. State of the Art Reviews: Non-pharmacologic approaches for the treatment of insomnia. Am J Lifestyle Medicine 2007;1 (4): 274-282.

Jarvis CI, Golding J. Pramipexole (Mirapex) for restless legs syndrome. Am Fam Phys. 2007; 75 (8): 1239.

Silva M, Matthews M, Jarvis C, Nolan N, Belliveau P, Malloy M, Gandhi P. Meta-analysis of drug induced adverse events associated with intensive statin therapy. Clinical Therapeutics 2007; 29(2):253-60.

Morin AK, Jarvis CI, Lynch AM. Therapeutic options for sleep-onset and sleep-maintenance insomnia. Pharmacotherapy 2007; 27(1):89-110.

Jarvis CI, Golding J. Lubiprostone (Amitizia) for chronic constipation. Am Fam Phys 2006; 74(8):1380.

Sullivan KM, Seed SM, Jarvis CI. Environmental impact of medicine disposal: Suggestions for the future. Pharm J NE 2005; 2(4):22-26.

Sullivan K, Seed S, Jarvis C. Consequences of the past, suggestions for the future: medication disposal recommendations. Today's Technician 2005; 5 (5):40-41.

Jarvis CI, Morin AK, Lynch AM. Bisphosphonates for osteoporosis prevention and treatment. Clin Rev Bone Min Metab 2005; 3 (1):3-18.

Morin AK, Jarvis CI, Lynch AM. Emergency contraception: what every pharmacist should know. Pharm J NE 2005; 2 (1):18-27.

Jarvis CI, Lynch AM. Resources for Information on Herbal Medicinals and Dietary Supplements: A review of Evidence-Based Herbal Medicine. J Herbal Pharmacoth 2003; 3(2):53-59.

Current Professional Memberships, Service & Leadership
American Society of Health System Pharmacists (ASHP)
American College of Clinical Pharmacy (ACCP)
American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy (AACP)
Rho Chi, Gamma Pi chapter
Phi Lamda Sigma
Co-director, Biogen Idec/MCPHS Fellowship in Regulatory Affairs/Drug Safety & Risk Management

Personal Interests
Spending time with family