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Linda Spooner, PharmD, RPh, BCPS
Associate Professor of Pharmacy Practice

Department/Office
Pharmacy Practice - 507
School of Pharmacy
Contact
linda.spooner@mcphs.edu
(P)508.373.5696


Schools
School of Pharmacy - Worcester/Manchester

Programs
Pharmacy (PharmD)

Education
Doctor of Pharmacy, University of Oklahoma
BS Pharmacy, University of Connecticut


Professional Licensure/Certification

Board Certified Pharmacotherapy Specialist with Added Qualificatins in Infectious Diseases



Areas of Teaching
Infectious Diseases
Physical Assessment


Scholarly Interests
HIV Pharmacotherapy
Faculty Development
Drug Interactions
Infectious Diseases
Hepatitis C


Peer-Reviewed Articles & Book Chapters
Spooner LM, Olin JL, DeBellis RJ. High altitude illness. American Journal of Lifestyle Medicine, 2007; 1: 129-141.

Souney PF, Zimmermann AE, Spooner LM, DeBellis RJ. Infectious Diseases. In Shargel L, Mutnick AH, Souney PF, Swanson LN (Eds.): Comprehensive Pharmacy Review, Sixth Edition. Philadelphia, Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2007.

Kanaan AO, Spooner LM, Malloy MM. Performance-enhancing drugs: a review. Worcester Medicine, 2006; 71(1): 6-7.

Olin JL, Spooner LM. Amphotericin B-associated hyperbilirubinemia: case report and review of the literature. Pharmacotherapy, 2006; 26(7):1011-1017.

Olin JL, Spooner LM. Introduction: cardiovascular therapeutics. Journal of Pharmacy Practice 2009; 22: 133-4.

Spooner LM. The critical need for pharmacist involvement in the management of patients with hepatitis C. Journal of Managed Care Pharmacy. 2009; 15(2): 151-3.

Arshad S, Rothberg M, Rastegar DA, Spooner LM, Skiest D. Survey of physician knowledge regarding antiretroviral medications in hospitalized HIV-infected patients. Journal of the International AIDS Society 2009; 12(1): 1-10.

Kogut SJ, Spooner LM. Resistance to in-office dispensing of generic antibiotic samples. Journal of Managed Care Pharmacy 2009; 15(1): 62-65.

Sullivan KM, Spooner LM. Adverse-drug-reaction reporting by pharmacy students in a teaching hospital. Am J Health-Syst Pharm 2008; 65:1177-9.

Abraham GA, Finkelberg D. Spooner LM. Daptomycin-induced acute renal and hepatic toxicity without rhabdomyolysis. Ann Pharmacother 2008;42:719-21.


Honors
2004 Health-System Pharmacist of the Year Award, Pfizer and the New Jersey Society of Health-System Pharmacists.

2004 Pharmacist Practitioner Award, New Jersey Society of Health-System Pharmacists.

Blanche E. Sommers Award, University of Oklahoma College of Pharmacy Alumni Association, 2004.

2008-2009 Academic of the Year, Department of Pharmacy Practice, MCPHS School of Pharmacy Worcester/Manchester


Current Professional Memberships, Service & Leadership
American College of Clinical Pharmacy
American Society of Health-System Pharmacists, Member, Committee on Programming
American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy


Personal Interests
Running
Hiking
Travel
Cooking