Department of Pharmacy Practice

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Lara Ellinger

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Lara Ellinger, PharmD, BCPS
Clinical Assistant Professor
Department of Pharmacy Practice
Email lellin2@uic.edu
Phone 312-413-3804
Fax 312-996-0448
Office College of Pharmacy Building, Suite B16
US Mail 833 South Wood Street, RM164 MC886, Chicago, IL 60612

Research Interests
Dr. Ellinger's areas of interest include literature evaluation, medical writing, pharmacy education and oncology.


Education
2012 PGY2 Drug Information Pharmacy Residency, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, Illinois
2011 PGY1 Pharmacy Practice Residency, Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Chicago, Illinois
2010
Doctor of Pharmacy, University of Illinois at Chicago College of Pharmacy, Chicago, Illinois
2005
Bachelor of Science, Denison University in Granville, OH.

Current UIC Appointments
2012 to present Clinical Assistant Professor, Drug Information Clinical Pharmacist
University of Illinois at Chicago College of Pharmacy

Representative Publications

  1. Ellinger LK, Trapskin PJ, Black R, Kotis D, Alexander E.  Leadership and effective succession planning in health-system pharmacy departments.  Hosp Pharm. 2014;49(4):369-375.
  2. Ellinger, LK. New guidelines for treatment of osteoarthritis of the knee (update). In: Talbert RL, DiPiro JT, Matzke GR, Posey LM, Wells BG, Yee GC, eds. Pharmacotherapy: A Pathophysiologic Approach. 8th ed. New York: McGraw-Hill; 2013.
  3. Rodriguez R, Ellinger LK. Rheumatoid arthritis treatment guidelines updated (update). In: Talbert RL, DiPiro JT, Matzke GR, Posey LM, Wells BG, Yee GC, eds. Pharmacotherapy: A Pathophysiologic Approach. 8th ed. New York: McGraw-Hill; 2013.
  4. Field MJ, Ellinger LK, Boat TF. IOM Review of FDA-approved biologics labeled or studied for pediatric use. Pediatrics. 2013;131(2):328-335.
  5. Ellinger, LK, Brake H, Gleason K. Obtaining, validating, and documenting medication lists during medication reconciliation: preventing garbage in = garbage out. Illinois Council of Health-System Pharmacists KeePosted. 2012;38(6):9-10.
  6. Ellinger LK, Ipema HJ, Stachnik JM. Efficacy of metformin and topiramate in prevention and treatment of antipsychotic-induced weight gain. Ann Pharmacother. 2010;44(4):668-679

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