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|Robert D. Beckett, Pharm.D., BCPS
Assistant Professor of Pharmacy Practice (drug information)
Interim Director of the Drug Information Center
Dr. Robert D. Beckett joined the College of Pharmacy in August 2011 after completing his second formal residency program specializing in drug information. In addition to his core faculty responsibilities, he is responsible for designing and managing the College of Pharmacy’s Drug Information Center. Dr. Beckett earned his Doctor of Pharmacy from Purdue University.
Classes Taught at Manchester
PHRM 322: Drug Information
PHRM 420: Drug Literature Evaluation
Areas of interest/Recent projects
My current scholarly interests include examining relationships among journal impact factor and other clinical trial evaluation tools, assessing drug information available on social media, and scholarship of teaching and learning focusing on teaching evidence-based medicine concepts.
My current service activities include maintaining the American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy (AACP) Core Journals List, medication safety outreach to the elderly, and serving as the Fort Wayne district representative to the Indiana Pharmacists Alliance (IPA).
Manchester University College of Pharmacy Teacher of the Year, 2013
Board Certified Pharmacotherapy Specialist, 2011
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