Pharmacist

Tom Martin

Tom Martin, DPharm
Gardner-Webb University
Faculty
Physician Assistant Studies
Gardner-Webb University
tmartin15@gardner-webb.edu


Education

  • Pharmacokinetics Residency
  • Doctor of Pharmacy
  • Bachelor of Science in Pharmacy
  • Certified Diabetic Educator
  • Diploma in Asthma Care
  • Basic and Advanced Life Support

Education Leadership (over 20 years)

  • Clinical Associate Professor of Pharmacy Practice, UNC at Chapel Hill
  • Adjunct Clinical Associate Professor of Pharmacy Practice, Wingate University
  • Adjunct Professor of Pharmacy Practice, Campbell University

Clinical Practice Experience

  • Clinical Specialist for Critical Care
  • Pharmaceutical Care Coordinator for Critical Care
  • Clinical Coordinator for Therapeutic Drug Monitoring
  • Retail Pharmacist

Professional Memberships

  • Board of Pharmaceutical Specialists
  • Physician Assistant Education Association

Presentations

  • Blood Transfusion Triggers: Pro-Con Debate
  • Levalbuterol: Pro-Con Debate
  • Basic Clinical Pharmacokinetics
  • Mayberry: Gateway to Angina
  • Principles of Antiobiotic Therapy
  • Compendium of Psychiatric Drugs
  • Pharmacotherapy of Angina Pectoris
  • Pharmacokinetics and Pharmacodynamics of Antibiotics
  • Implementation of a heparin Dosing Protocol
  • The end of Antiobiotics: Vancomycin-resistant Enterococci
  • Pharmacokinetics and Pharmacodynamics of Antibiotics
  • Vancomycin Drug Utilization Evaluation Results and Recommendations for Therapeutic Drug Monitoring
  • Cough and Cold Preparations
  • Basic Clinical Pharmacokinetics
  • Diabetes Medications: Answers to Commonly Asked Questions
  • Diabetes Update: Medications
  • Diabetes Medications: Answers to Commonly Asked Questions

Research

  • Encainide Disposition in Congestive Heart Failure
  • Milrinone and Amrinone use in Congestive Heart Failure
  • Efficacy of an Investigational Inhaled Corticosteroid: Fluticosone
  • Alterative Prophylactic Strategies for Group-B Streptococcal Infections in Newborns
  • Effect of Positive Airway Pressure on Glomerular Filtration Rate in Healthy Normovolemic
  • Volunteers as Measured by Tc-DTPA Clearance
  • Emerpic Antibiotic Therapy for Suspected Infections in Febrial Granulocytopenic Cancer Patients
  • The Relationship between Serum Vancomycin Concentrations and Laboratory Indices as a Predictor of Patient Outcome
  • Accuracy of Serum Aminoglycoside Concentrations Obtained from a Port-A-Cath Catheter
  • Isohexol Elimination as a Measure of Glomerular Filtration Rate in Renal Failure Patients
  • Development and Implementation of Nursing-Driven heparin Protocols
  • Evaluation of Antimicrobial use in a Level I Trauma Intensive Care Unit

Honors & Awards

  • 1986 Rho Chi Pharmaceutical Honor Society at UNC at Chapel Hill
  • 1996, 1997, and 1998 NCHSP Continuing Excellence Awards