Department of Pharmacy Practice

College of Pharmacy

Nancy L. Shapiro

 Nancy L. Shapiro Nancy L. Shapiro, PharmD, FCCP, BCPS
Clinical Associate Professor
Ambulatory Care Pharmacy
Department of pahramacy Practice
Phone Office:312-996-6866 x6#; (clinic) 312-355-0117
Fax 312-996-0379
Office 320 CSB, MC886
US Mail 833 South Wood Street, RM164 MC886, Chicago, IL 60612

Research Interests
Dr. Shapiro's areas of interest include anticoagulation, hyperlipidemia, stroke prevention, and helping patients manage their chronic disease states.


1996 Primary Care Specialty Residency - ASHP Accredited The University of Illinois at Chicago
1995 Doctor of Pharmacy The University of Iowa
1993 Bachelor of Science in Pharmacy The University of Iowa

Current UIC Appointments
2005 to present Coordinator for Albertson's/UIC Community Pharmacy Residency

1999 to present Nutrition and Wellness Center: Antithrombosis Center and Lipid Management Services
1996 to present Clinical Pharmacist and Operations Manager, Antithrombosis Clinic
Clinical Associate Professor, Department of Pharmacy Practice
Director UIC Amulatory Care  Pharmacy residency

Representative Publications
  1. Nutescu EA, Shapiro NL, Ibrahim S, West P. "Warfarin and its interactions with foods, herbs and other dietary supplements." Expert Opin Drug Saf. 2006;5(3):433-451.
  2. Nutescu, EA, Shapiro NL Chevalier A. "New Anticoagulant Agents: Direct Thrombin Inhibitors" Invited paper. Clin Geriatr Med. 2006 Feb;22(1):33-56, viii. 
  3. Briggs AL, Jackson TR, Bruce S, Shapiro, NL. The development and performance validation of a tool to assess patient anticoagulation knowledge" Research in Social and Administrative Pharmacy. 2005;1:40-59.
  4. Nutescu EA, Shapiro NL, Chevalier A, Amin AN. A Pharmacologic Overview of Current and Emerging Anticoagulants. Cleve Clin J Med. 2005 Apr;72 Suppl 1:S2-6.
  5. Eckhoff CD, DiDomenico RJ, Shapiro NL. "Initiating Warfarin Therapy: 5 mg versus 10 mg" Ann Pharmacother 2004;38:2115-2121.

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