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Dhiren Patel, PharmD, CDE, BC-ADM, BCACP
Associate Professor of Pharmacy Practice

Department/Office
Pharmacy Practice - W340

Contact
dhiren.patel1@mcphs.edu
(P)617.879.5965


Schools
School of Pharmacy - Boston

Programs
Pharmacy (PharmD)

Education
PharmD, Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences
Pharmacy Practice Residency with Emphasis in Ambulatory Care, Veterans Affairs Boston Healthcare System, MA


Affiliated Appointments
Adjunct Associate Professor, Alpert Medical School, Brown University

Professional Licensure/Certification
Registered Pharmacist (RPh)
Board Certified in Advanced Diabetes Management (BC-ADM)
Board Certified Ambulatory Care Pharmacist (BCACP)
Certified Diabetes Educator (CDE)
Certified in the Pharmacist & Patient-Centered Diabetes Care Training and Delivery
Certified in Pharmacy-Based Immunization Training and Delivery


Areas of Teaching
Diabetes
Obesity
Therapeutics
Pharmacotherapeutics Seminar
Physical Assessment


Scholarly Interests
Diabetes
Obesity
New Drug Approvals


Peer-Reviewed Articles & Book Chapters
Patel DK, Schnee DM, Goldman JD. Diabetes. Koda-Kimble and Young’s Applied Therapeutics Textbook: The Clinical Use of Drugs. 11th ed. Lippincott Williams & Wilkins. 2017

Patel DK, Dunican K. Obesity. Koda-Kimble and Young’s Applied Therapeutics Textbook: The Clinical Use of Drugs. 11th ed. Lippincott Williams & Wilkins. 2017

Patel DK, Charkoudian M, Goldman JD, Couris R. Focus on hypoglycemia: Patient education, disease management and prevention. Nutr Today. 2015;50(6):277-281.

Patel DK. Pharmacotherapy for the Management of Obesity. Metabolism: Clinical and Experimental. 08/2015; 64(11).

Aungst T, Wai Ming L, Patel DK. Digital Health and the Future of Diabetes Management. Journal of Diabetes and Metabolic Disordersl. 08/2015; 2(4).

Sparkes S., Patel DK, Goldman-Levine JD. Past, Present, and Future Research Avenues for Metformin. Journal of Pharmacy Technology August 2014, 30 (4).

Goldman-Levine JD, Patel DK, Schnee DM. Insulin degludec: A novel insulin analogue. Ann Pharmacother. 2013; 47(2): 269-277.


Honors
Pharmacist Focused on Diabetes Award, Novo Nordisk Pharmaceuticals
Mortar & Pestle Professionalism Award, American Pharmacists Association
Diabetes Influencer, OmniChannel Health Media
One-Year Service Award, MCPHS
2012 Preceptor of the Year, Experiential Education, MCPHS
Rho Chi Pharmacy Honor Society, PSI Chapter, MCPHS


Current Professional Memberships, Service & Leadership
American Pharmacists Association (APhA)
American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy (AACP)
New England Institute of Ambulatory Care Pharmacists (NEIAP)
American Society of Health System Pharmacists (ASHP)


Personal Interests
Travel
Sports