Karen Bastianelli, PharmD

Director, Pharmaceutical Care Learning Center, and Associate Professor, Department of Pharmacy Practice and Pharmaceutical Sciences

Karen Bastianelli

Contact Info

bast0067@d.umn.edu

Office Phone 218-726-6026

Fax 218-726-6500

Office Address:
221 Life Science, Duluth

Mailing Address:
University of Minnesota
College of Pharmacy, Duluth
Department of Pharmacy Practice and Pharmaceutical Sciences
232 Life Science
1110 Kirby Drive
Duluth, MN 55812-3003

Administrative Assistant Name
Anna Foster

Administrative Phone
218-726-6011

Administrative Email
afoster@d.umn.edu

Director, Pharmaceutical Care Learning Center, and Associate Professor, Department of Pharmacy Practice and Pharmaceutical Sciences


Associate Professor


PharmD, University of Minnesota - College of Pharmacy

Bachelor of Pharmacy, University of Minnesota, 1990

Summary

Awards & Recognition

  • Distinguished Young Pharmacist- Minnesota
  • APhA/Smithkline Beecham Community Pharmacy Management Program

Professional Associations

  • American Pharmacists Association (APhA)
  • Minnesota Pharmacists Association (MPhA)

Research

Research Summary/Interests

  • Implementation of Patient Care Services in a Community Pharmacy
  • Initiatives to Improve Access to Healthcare in Rural and/or Underserved Populations

Publications

Karen Bastianelli presented "Advancing Pharmacists Roles at the University of Minnesota" to the Dipartimento di Scienze della Vita, Università degli Studi di Trieste, June 4, 2018, Trieste, Italy.

Karen Bastianelli gave two invited podium presentations at INspire 2018, the AACP INterim Meeting in Long Beach, California, February 24-27, 2018: "Using a Dual Level Study Abroad Course to Introduce Pharmacy to Undergraduate Health Science Students" and "NMA/NASPA Self-Care Challenge Update."

Weaver L, Palombi L, Bastianelli K. Naloxone administration for opioid overdose reversal in the prehospital setting: Implications for pharmacists. J Pharm Pract. 2018 Feb;31(1):91-98. doi: 10.1177/0897190017702304.

Okoro ON, Bastianelli KM, Wen Y-F, Bilden EF, Konowalchuk BK, Schneiderhan ME. Awareness of state legislation on naloxone accessibility associated with willingness to prescribe naloxone. Substance Abuse. 2017 Jul. doi: 10.1080/08897077.2017.1356787.

Teaching

Courses

Phar 6171: Pharmaceutical Lab 1, University of Minnesota Duluth Drugs and Aging: Gerontology Certificate Program, Continuing Education, University of Wisconsin-Superior Pharmacy Technician Training Program, Lake Superior College, Duluth, Minnesota

Clinical

Board Certifications

BCACP

Clinical Interests

1. Advance the role of Pharmacy and Patient Care Services through interprofessional, outreach, and service learning activities 2. Initiatives to Improve Access to Healthcare in Rural and/or Underserved Populations

Clinical Experience Statement

Clinic: Lake Superior Community Health Center, Duluth, MN Lake Superior Community Health Center is a federally funded health care facility that does not have a pharmacy. I developed an Advanced Pharmacy Practice Experience (APPE) in 2007. During each five week rotation, students complete readings highlighting underserved populations, prepare a case presentation, and conduct a professional presentation on a topic of provider interest, as well as interacting on a daily basis with an interprofessi