Department of Pharmacy Practice

College of Pharmacy

Karen Sweiss

 Karen Sweiss Karen Sweiss, PharmD, BCOP
Clinical Pharmacist
Pharmacy Practice
Phone 312-996-0870
Fax 312-996-0379
Office 164 PHARM m/c 886
US Mail 833 South Wood Street, RM164 MC886, Chicago, IL 60612

Research Interests

2007 Oncology Pharmacy Residency, University of Illinois at Chicago
2006 Pharmacy Practice Resiency ,University of Illinois at Chicago
2005 Doctorate of Pharmacy, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, Illinois
2001 Pre-pharmacy, Saint Xavier University, Chicago, Illinois

Current UIC Appointments
2007 to present Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Pharmacy Practice
2007 to present Clinical Preceptor, Pharmacy Student Clerkship, University of Illinois Medical Center at Chicago

Representative Publications
  1. Sweiss KI, Cuellar S, Shord SS. Anti-Infective Therapy for Febrile Neutropenia. Federal Practitioner 2006;23(suppl 2):9-15.
  2. Sweiss KI, Beri R, Shord SS. Predictive factors for ifosfamide-induced encephalopathy in soft tissue sarcoma: a case-control study. Accepted for publication in Drug Safety.  

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