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CURRICULUM VITAE

Rachel Kavanaugh PharmD
Assistant Professor
Department of School of Pharmacy Administration
Division of Administration

OFFICE ADDRESS:
Health Research Center
8701 Watertown Plank Rd
Milwaukee, WI 53226

EDUCATION:
08/2002 - 12/2006 B.S., University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI
08/2007 - 05/2011 PharmD, University of Iowa College of Pharmacy, Iowa City, IA
01/2011 - 05/2011 Future Pharmacy Faculty Teaching Certificate, Concordia University College of Pharmacy, Mequon, WI

POSTGRADUATE TRAINING AND FELLOWSHIP APPOINTMENTS:
06/12/2011 - 06/30/2012 PGY1 Community Pharmacy Resident, Froedtert Hospital, 9200 W. Wisconsin Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53226

FACULTY APPOINTMENTS:
12/2016 - Present Assistant Professor, School of Pharmacy, The Medical College of Wisconsin, 8701 Watertown Plank Rd, Milwaukee, WI 53226

EDUCATIONAL ADMINISTRATIVE APPOINTMENTS:
12/2016 - Present Co-Director of Professional Labs, School of Pharmacy, The Medical College of Wisconsin, 8701 Watertown Plank Rd, Milwaukee, WI 53226

HOSPITAL STAFF PRIVILEGES:
12/01/2016 - Present Ambulatory Clinical Pharmacist, Pharmacy, Froedtert Hospital, 9200 W Wisconsin Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53226

SPECIALTY BOARDS AND CERTIFICATION:
Board Certified
Issue DateExpiration
Board Certified Ambulatory Care Pharmacist
07/01/2017
07/01/2024
 
Certificates
Issued By Issue DateExpiration
BLS
American Heart Association
07/2007
10/2020
Pharmacy Based Immunization Delivery
APhA
12/2008
None
Future Pharmacy Faculty Teaching
Concordia University
06/2012
None
Pharmacy Based Immunization Delivery: Train the Trainer
APhA
06/22/2017
None
National Association of Chain Drug Stores Point of Care Testing: Train the Trainer
NACDS
06/2017
None
National Association of Chain Drug Stores Point of Care Testing
NACDS
06/2017
None
Physical Assessment
Pharmacy Society of Wisconsin
07/30/2017
None
The Pharmacist & Patient-Centered Diabetes Care
APhA
09/11/2017
None
The Pharmacist & Patient-Centered Diabetes Care: Train the Trainer
APhA
12/21/2017
None
 

Licensure
Number Issue DateExpiration
Wisconsin License
16442-40
07/25/2011
05/31/2020
 

AWARDS AND HONORS:
02/2007 - 08/2007 Leadership excellence recognition with Habitat for Humanity
08/2008 - 08/2009 University of Iowa College Tuition Scholarship for academic excellence
08/2009 - 08/2010 University of Iowa College Tuition Scholarship for academic excellence
08/2009 - 08/2010 Seymour Blaug Memorial Scholarship for academic excellence
08/2010 - 08/2011 Schlumberger Scholarship for academic excellence

MEMBERSHIPS IN HONORARY AND PROFESSIONAL SOCIETIES:
05/2007 - 05/2011 Johnson County Pharmacy Association (Student Coordinator)
08/2007 - 05/2011 American Pharmacists Association Academy of Student Pharmacists (Student Member)
08/2008 - Present American College of Clinical Pharmacists (Member)
08/2008 - 05/2010 University of Iowa Pharmacist Recovery Network (Student Member)
08/2008 - 01/2014 American Society of Health-Systems Pharmacists (Member)
04/2010 - Present Rho Chi Academic Honors Society, Delta Chapter
10/2011 - Present Pharmacy Society of Wisconsin (Member)
01/30/2017 - Present American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy (Member)
07/20/2017 - Present American Pharmacist Association (Program Coordinator)

EDITORSHIPS/EDITORIAL BOARDS/JOURNAL REVIEWS:
Journal Review
11/16/2017 - 11/22/2017 Review of article for inclusion as material for Ambulatory Care Pharmacist Board Certification course

LOCAL/REGIONAL APPOINTED LEADERSHIP AND COMMITTEE POSITIONS:
07/2011 - 10/2011 Coordinator, Pharmacy Week Committee, Froedtert Hospital
08/2011 - 01/2012 Member, Pharmacy, Nutrition and Therapeutics Sub-Committee: Medication Safety, Froedtert Hospital
01/2012 - 06/2012 Member, Pharmacy Nutrition, and Therapeutics Sub-Committee: Black Box Warnings, Froedtert Hospital
09/2013 - 09/2015 Member, Patient Satisfaction (Avatar) Committee, Froedtert Hospital Anticoagulation & Medication Therapy Clinic

NATIONAL ELECTED/APPOINTED LEADERSHIP AND COMMITTEE POSITIONS:
09/01/2017 - Present Member, Laboratory Special Interest Group, American Association Colleges of Pharmacy
09/01/2018 - Present Member, Research and Assessment Committee, American Association Colleges of Pharmacy

RESEARCH GRANTS/AWARDS/CONTRACTS/PROJECTS:
Active
Non-Peer Review
Title:
Emergency Preparedness Student Workshop
Source:
Learning Resource Grant
Role:
Collaborator
Dates:
03/23/2017 - 08/01/2017
 

INVITED LECTURES/WORKSHOPS/PRESENTATIONS:
Local
Rachel Kavanaugh, Ocular Disorders, Pharmacotherapy I: Self Care course for Concordia University School of Pharmacy, Mequon, 04/2012
Rachel Kavanaugh, Transplant Overview: The Immune System and Transplant Pharmacology, Support Group for Post Transplant Patients, Milwaukee, 05/2012
Rachel Kavanaugh, Post transplant prophylactic medications, Transplant Elective Course for Concordia University School of Pharmacy, Mequon, 10/2012 - 11/2013
Rachel Kavanaugh, Vitamins and other dietary supplements, Education Inservice for The Brewer Company, Menomonee Falls, 10/2012
Rachel Kavanaugh, Transplant Medications: Striking a Balance, Support Group for Post Transplant Lung Patients, Milwaukee, 07/2014
Rachel Kavanaugh, Audrey Kostrzewa, Ashley Lorenzen, Top 5 New Drugs For Primary Care, Winter Refresher Course for Family Medicine, Waukesha, 02/08/2016
 
Regional
Rachel Kavanaugh, Over-the-Counter Medication and Dietary Supplement Updates for Primary Care Providers, Wisconsin Academy of Physician Assistants, Elkhart Lake, 10/15/2015
Rachel Kavanaugh, Top New Medication for Primary Care in 2016, Wisconsin Academy of Physician Assistants, Wisconsin Dells, 03/17/2017
Rachel Kavanaugh, Michael Nagy, New practice defining drugs in primary care, Winter Refresher Course for Family Medicine, Waukesha, WI, 01/30/2019
 
National
Rachel Kavanaugh, Integration of community pharmacy residents into primary care clinics using medical home model tools, Midyear Clinical Conference, New Orleans, 12/2011
Rachel Kavanaugh, Abigale Matulewicz, Beth Diel, Thinking Outside the Lecture: Evaluating Critical Thinking Skills in Laboratory Courses, American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy Laboratory Special Interest Group Webinar, Online Webinar, 01/22/2019
 

COMMITTEE SERVICE:
Medical College
12/01/2016 - Present Member, Curriculum Committee, School of Pharmacy, Department of Pharmacy, Medical College of Wisconsin School of Pharmacy
01/04/2017 - 04/01/2018 Chair, Search Committee: Co-Director of Professional Labs and Coordinator, School of Pharmacy, Department of Pharmacy, Medical College of Wisconsin School of Pharmacy
01/12/2017 - 10/01/2017 Member, Integrated Sequences Committee, School of Pharmacy, Department of Pharmacy, Medical College of Wisconsin School of Pharmacy
01/23/2017 - Present Member, Faculty Assembly, School of Pharmacy, Department of Pharmacy, Medical College of Wisconsin School of Pharmacy
01/25/2017 - 09/01/2017 Member, Search Committee: Ambulatory Care Faculty, School of Pharmacy, Department of Pharmacy, Medical College of Wisconsin School of Pharmacy
02/01/2017 - Present Member, Teaching Certificate Program, School of Pharmacy, Pharmacy, Medical College of Wisconsin School of Pharmacy
02/06/2017 - Present Chair, Rubrics Subcommittee, School of Pharmacy, Department of Pharmacy, Medical College of Wisconsin School of Pharmacy
02/06/2017 - 08/01/2017 Member, IPE Steering Committee, Medical College of Wisconsin
02/07/2017 - 07/01/2017 Chair, Ad hoc: Faculty Development, School of Pharmacy, Department of Pharmacy, Medical College of Wisconsin School of Pharmacy
02/08/2017 - Present Member, Interprofessional Education Workgroup, School of Pharmacy, Department of Pharmacy, Medical College of Wisconsin School of Pharmacy
02/20/2017 - 06/01/2017 Member, Search Committee: IPE Program Manager, School of Pharmacy, Department of Pharmacy, Medical College of Wisconsin School of Pharmacy
08/09/2018 - Present Vice Chair, Curriculum Committee, School of Pharmacy, Pharmacy, Medical College of Wisconsin
11/01/2018 - Present Member, Innovations in Healthcare Education Conference, Medical College of Wisconsin
12/18/2018 - Present Workshop Committee Chair, Innovations in Healthcare Education Conference, Medical College of Wisconsin
 
Hospital
11/2014 - 11/2015 Member, MD Outreach Committee, Anticoagulation & Medication Therapy Clinic, Pharmacy Department, Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin
08/2015 - 12/2016 Member, Clinic Ops Committee, General Internal Medicine East, Primary Care, Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin
09/2015 - 12/2016 Member, Diabetes Development Committee, Ambulatory Clinical Pharmacists, Pharmacy Department, Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin
 

EXTRAMURAL TEACHING:
Resident and Fellow Education
07/27/2018 Medical College of Wisconsin School of Pharmacy, Patient Care Lab Overview for Teaching Certificate Program
 
Continuing Medical Education
01/10/2018 - 03/10/2018 Medical College of Wisconsin School of Pharmacy, American Pharmacist Association Pharmacy-Based Immunization Delivery Certificate Program
05/14/2018 Medical College of Wisconsin School of Pharmacy, National Association of Chain Drug Stores Point of Care Certificate Program
08/10/2018 Medical College of Wisconsin School of Pharmacy, American Pharmacist Association Pharmacy-Based Immunization Delivery Certificate Program
 
Pharmacy Student Education
08/08/2017 Medical College of Wisconsin School of Pharmacy, Student Orientation: Professionalism
07/10/2018 Medical College of Wisconsin School of Pharmacy, Student Orientation: Professionalism
 

PROGRAMMATIC DEVELOPMENTS:
Educational Programs
Faculty
12/01/2016 - 10/01/2016 Developed curriculum and assessments for Phar 532: Patient Care Laboratory III.
12/01/2016 - 10/01/2018 Developed curriculum and assessments for Phar 530: Patient Care Laboratory I.
12/01/2016 - 10/01/2018 Developed curriculum and assessments for Phar 531: Patient Care Laboratory II.
12/01/2016 - 10/01/2016 Developed curriculum and assessments for Phar 533: Patient Care Laboratory IV
12/01/2016 - Present Developed curriculum and assessments for Phar 561: Patient Care Laboratory VI
12/01/2016 - Present Developed curriculum and assessments for Phar 562: Patient Care Laboratory VII
12/01/2016 - Present Developed curriculum and assessments for Phar 563: Patient Care Laboratory VIII.
12/01/2016 - Present Developed curriculum and assessments for Phar 630: Patient Care Laboratory V.
 
 
Clinical Programs
04/2012 - 12/2016 Assisted with the incorporation of a pharmacist into a general internal medicine clinic, including responsibilities, scheduling, and cost justification.
04/2016 - 12/2016 Assisted with the design and development of the Ambulatory Diabetes Outreach Program for management of diabetes in ambulatory patients.
 
 

COMMUNITY SERVICE ACTIVITIES:
09/2011 - Present Yearly volunteer with Ironman Wisconsin
10/2018 - Present Out of the Darkness suicide awareness walker
 


BIBLIOGRAPHY
Non-Refereed Journal Publications/Original Papers
1. KAVANAUGH, R. Pharmacist Society of Wisconsin Journal. Popular over-the-counter supplements: A brief review. Aug 2015.
2. KAVANAUGH, R. Pharmacist Society of Wisconsin Journal. Novel anticoagulants for atrial fibrillation. Sept 2013.
 
Non-Peer Reviewed Educational Products
1. Korek S, MacKinnon K, Kavanaugh R, George S, El-Alfy A, Lamberton N, Krippendorf B, and MacKinnon G. Strategically Integrating the Biopharmaceutical and Clinical Sciences in the IPE3 Program at a New School of Pharmacy. Poster presented at American Association Colleges of Pharmacy Annual Meeting; July 2018; Boston, MA.
 

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