Kylee Funk, PharmD, BCPS

Assistant Professor, Department of Pharmaceutical Care & Health Systems

Kylee Funk

Contact Info

kafunk@umn.edu

Office Phone 612-301-8316

Office Address:
7-176 Weaver-Densford Hall

Mailing Address:
College of Pharmacy
Room 5-130 WDH
1332A
308 Harvard St SE
Minneapolis, MN 55455

Assistant Professor, Department of Pharmaceutical Care & Health Systems


Clinical Pharmacist


PGY1 in pharmacy practice, University of Michigan Health System

PGY2 in ambulatory care, University of Michigan Health System

Doctor of Pharmacy, University of Michigan College of Pharmacy

Bachelor of Chemistry, University of Missouri

Summary

Dr. Funk graduated from the University of Michigan College of Pharmacy and went on to complete two years of pharmacy residency at the University of Michigan Health System where she specialized in ambulatory care. She joined the University of Minnesota faculty in 2014 as clinical faculty.

Research

Research Summary/Interests

  • Diabetes
  • Medication adherence
  • Innovative patient education techniques
  • Outcomes from pharmacist involvement in transitions of care

Publications

PubMed

  • Funk KA, Paffrath A, Anderson JK. Pharmacist and nurse practitioner collaboration in nurse-managed health clinic. JNP. 2017; 13(6):e273-6.
  • Marini BL, Funk K, Kraft MD, Fong JM, Naanos R, Stout SM, Wagner D. The effects of an informational video on patient knowledge, satisfaction and compliance with venous thromboembolism prophylaxis: a pilot study. Patient Educ Couns. 2014;96(2):264-7
  • Funk KA, Bostwick JR. A comparison of the risk of QT prolongation among SSRIs. Ann Pharmacother. 2013; 47(10): 1330-41.
  • Funk KA, Bostwick JR. Paliperidone Palmitate Injection Site. Issues Ment Health Nurs. 2013;34(10):779-82
  • Hutton D, Kaakeh R, Funk K, Gatwood J, Chan B, Salah-Ud-Din M. Cost-Effectiveness of 3 Statin Sample Policies in Post-Myocardial Infarction Patients. Am J Pharm Benefits. 2013;5(2):e36-e45

Teaching

Academic Interests and Focus

Care for patients with diabetes and metabolic syndrome

Courses

Phar 6754: Diabetes and Metabolic Syndrome

Clinical

Clinics

University of Minnesota Health Nurse Practitioners Clinic

Board Certifications

BCPS

Clinical Interests

Diabetes management, assisting with medication adherence, team-based care

Clinical Experience Statement

I work to provide a comprehensive review of medications. I find that patients have varying perspectives on medication use. I enjoy using a holistic view when I work with a patient and find satisfaction in helping the patient to meet their individual goals. PRACTICE TIMELINE: The clinic opened in April 2015 and pharmacist services were incorporated in July 2015. PHARMACY ROLE: Pharmacists provide comprehensive medication management. Pharmacists see patients independently and also through co-v