Department of Pharmacy Practice

College of Pharmacy

Joan M. Stachnik

 Joan StachnikStachnik Joan Joan M. Stachnik, PharmD, MEd, BCPS
Clinical Associate Professor
Department of Pharmacy Practice
Phone 312-413-7699
Fax 312-996-0448
Office 224 PHARM
US Mail 833 South Wood Street, RM164 MC886, Chicago, IL 60612

Research Interests
Clinical trial design, biostatistics, and literature evaluation
2011 Master of Education, University of Illinois at Chicago
1991 Doctor of Pharmacy, University of Illinois at Chicago
1987 Bachelor of Communication Arts, Columbia College, Chicago
1978 Bachelor of Pharmacy, University of Illinois at Chicago
Current UIC Appointments
Clinical Associate Professor
Clinical Pharmacist, Drug Information

Representative Publications

  1. Ogawa R, Stachnik JM, Echizen H. Clinical pharmacokinetics of drugs in patients with heart failure—an update (part 1, drugs administered intravenously). Clin Pharmacokinet. 2013;52(3):169-185.
  2. Stachnik J.  Contemporary management of hyponatremia.  Pharmacy Practice News. 2013;40:1-8. Available at:
  3. Stachnik J, Krueger C.  Infertility in women.  In: Murphy JE, Lee MW, eds.  Pharmacotherapy Self-Assessment Program, 2013 Book 2.  Special Populations.  Lenexa, KS: American College of Clinical Pharmacy, 2013:PP 61-79.
  4. Gabay MP, Thakkar JP, Stachnik JM, Woelich SK, Villano JL. Intra-CSF administration of chemotherapy medications. Cancer Chemother Pharmacol. 2012;70(1):1-15.
  5. Stachnik J, Gabay M.  Biologics in pediatrics.  In: Field M, Boat T, editors.  Safe and effective medicines for children: pediatric studies conducted under BPCA and PREA.  Institute of Medicine of the National Academies. Released February 29, 2012.  Available at:
  6. Segreti J, Garcia-Houchins S, Gorski L, Moureau N, Shomo J, Zack J, Stachnik J, Tanzi M, Moody ML. Consensus conference on prevention of central line-associated bloodstream infections: 2009. J Infus Nurs. 2011;34(2):126-133.
  7. Hong I, Stachnik J. Unlabeled uses of factor VIIa (recombinant) in pediatric patients. Am J Health Syst Pharm. 2010;67(22):1909-1919.
  8. 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.
  9. Leong H, Stachnik J, Bonk ME, Matuszweski KA. Unlabeled uses of intravenous immune globulin. Am J Health Syst Pharm. 2008;65(19):1815-1824.
  10. Stachnik J. Pharmacotherapy of hemoptysis: a pharmacologist perspective. Multidisciplinary Respir Med. 2008;3(4):314-318.
  11. Stachnik JM, Nunn-Thompson C. Use of atypical antipsychotics in the treatment of autistic disorder. Ann Pharmacother. 2007;41(4):626-634.
  12. Stachnik JM. Rituximab in the treatment of acquired hemophilia. Ann Pharmcotherapy. 2006;40(6):1151-1157.

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