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Kajua B. Lor PharmD

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Chair, Associate Professor

Institution: Medical College of Wisconsin
Department: School of Pharmacy Administration
Division: Administration
Program: Program Development

Member of the Cancer Center


I am willing to collaborate on research projects.


Research Experience

  • Asian Americans
  • Community-Based Participatory Research
  • Complementary Therapies
  • Cultural Competency
  • Cultural Diversity
  • Culturally Competent Care
  • Health Behavior
  • Health Equity
  • Herbal Medicine
  • Hispanic Americans
  • Medication Therapy Management
  • Minority Health
  • Patient-Centered Care
  • Plants, Medicinal
  • Self Medication
  • Clinical Expertise

  • Ambulatory Care
  • Evidence-Based Medicine
  • Health Literacy
  • Medication Adherence
  • Medication Therapy Management
  • Methodologies and Techniques

  • Community
  • Leadership Positions

  • Founding Chair
  • Co-Director of the Primary Care Fellowship - Pharmacy
  • Educational Expertise

  • Cultural Competency
  • Cultural Diversity
  • Empathy
  • Health Equity
  • Community Partnerships

  • United Hmong of Wisconsin Outreach
  • Milwaukee Consortium for Hmong Health
  • Wisconsin United Coalition of Mutual Assistance Association (WUCMAA)
  • DryHootch
  • Hmong Institute
  • NyobZoo Milwaukee TV
  • Hmong Wisconsin Chamber of Commerce
  • Publications (14)

  • Addressing Opioid Misuse Among Veterans: A Peer-Delivered Opioid Prevention Curriculum (Pazdera, M., Lor, K. B., Winstead Jr., O., Hamberger, L. K., Curry, B., Franco, Z., O’Connor, S., Gollin-Graves, M., Hurley, R., Gray, T., & Ahmed, S. M.) International Journal of Research on Service-Learning and Community Engagement Pazdera, M., Lor, K. B., Winstead Jr., O., Hamberger, L. K., Curry, B., Franco, Z., O’Connor, S., Gollin-Graves, M., Hurley, R., Gray, T., & Ahmed, S. M. (2021). Addressing opioid misuse among veterans: A peerdelivered opioid prevention curriculum. International Journal of Research on Service-Learning and Community Engagement, 9(1). Article 7. https://doi.org/10.37333/001c.31319 12/30/2021    
  • Building Implementation Science Capacity in Academic Pharmacy: Report of the 2020-2021 AACP Research and Graduate Affairs Committee. (Garza KB, Abebe E, Bacci JL, Kunda NK, Lor KB, Rickles N, Shankar N, Farrell D) Am J Pharm Educ 2021 11;85(10):8718 PMID: 34301581 PMCID: PMC8715976 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85122327358 07/25/2021       1 Citation
  • Growing Up As a Hmong American In Wisconsin (Lor KB) Transformational Times Newsletter Lor KB. (2021). Growing Up As a Hmong American In Wisconsin. The Transformational Times Blog, 7/6/2021. 07/06/2021    
  • Invisible Identities: Educating Healthcare Providers on Hmong LGBTQ+ Experiences (Wong B, Mingqian Lin, M1; Gao Zangzee Yang, M1; Na Xiong, M1; Payeng Lor, PY1; Tatiana Perry, M2; and Mathew Letizia, PharmD; Lor KB*) Transformational Times Newsletter 04/30/2021    
  • Gout prevalence in the Hmong: a prime example of health disparity and the role of community-based genetic research. (Roman YM, Lor K, Xiong T, Culhane-Pera K, Straka RJ) Per Med 2021 05;18(3):311-327 PMID: 33787318 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85104685672 04/01/2021       5 Citations
  • Toolkit for Prevention of Opioid Misuse through Peer Training. (Ahmed, S, Hamberger L K, Lor, K, Hurley, R, Pazdera, M, Franco, Z.) clinicalscholarsnli.org 12/01/2020    
  • Opioids: Pharmacology and Epidemiology Farmacología y Epidemiología de Opioides (J. Cardoso-Ortiz(1), M. A. López-Luna(1), K. B. Lor(2), M. R. Cuevas-Flores(3), J. A. Flores de la Torre(4), S. A. Covarrubias(5) ) Revista Bio Ciencias Cardoso-Ortiz, J., López-Luna, M. A., Lor, K. B., CuevasFlores, M. R, Flores de la Torre, J. A., Covarrubias, S. A. (2020). Opioids: Pharmacology and epidemiology. Revista Bio Ciencias 7, e955. doi: https://doi.org/10.15741/revbio.07.e955 09/12/2020    
  • Impact of the Act FAST stroke campaign delivered by student pharmacists on the primary prevention of stroke. (Phan Vo L, Souksavong JH, Tran A, Chang J, Lor KB) J Am Pharm Assoc (2003) 2017 May - Jun;57(3):326-332.e6 PMID: 28411014 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85019120405 04/16/2017       1 Citation
  • Medication Regimen Complexity and A1C Goal Attainment in Underserved Adults With Type 2 Diabetes. (Yeh A, Shah-Manek B, Lor KB) Ann Pharmacother 2017 Feb;51(2):111-117 PMID: 28042735 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85008498884 01/04/2017       13 Citations
  • Evaluation of asthma medication adherence rates and strategies to improve adherence in the underserved population at a Federally Qualified Health Center. (Bidwal M, Lor K, Yu J, Ip E) Res Social Adm Pharm 2017 Jul - Aug;13(4):759-766 PMID: 27595427 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-84996931840 09/07/2016       30 Citations
  • Medication regimen complexity and readmissions after hospitalization for heart failure, acute myocardial infarction, pneumonia, and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. (Abou-Karam N, Bradford C, Lor KB, Barnett M, Ha M, Rizos A) SAGE Open Med 2016;4:2050312116632426 PMID: 26985392 PMCID: PMC4778087 03/18/2016    
  • A randomized prospective study on outcomes of an empathy intervention among second-year student pharmacists. (Lor KB, Truong JT, Ip EJ, Barnett MJ) Am J Pharm Educ 2015 Mar 25;79(2):18 PMID: 25861099 PMCID: PMC4386739 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-84926169323 04/11/2015       34 Citations
  • Frequency and Perceptions of Herbal Medicine use Among Hmong Americans: a Cross Sectional Survey. (Lor KB, Moua S, Ip EJ) J Immigr Minor Health 2016 Apr;18(2):397-401 PMID: 25784143 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-84925064750 03/19/2015       6 Citations
  • Getting in: a practical guide to pharmacy school admission. (Ault A, Lor KB. ) 2010. Next Generation Books. Madison, WI. 03/31/2010    
  • Last update: 09/27/2022