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Roxane Took

Assistant Professor, Pharmacy Practice
Pharmacy Practice
314.446.8497
 

Education

Doctor of Pharmacy, Southern Illinois University Edwardsville School of Pharmacy

PGY1 Community Practice Residency, University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Pharmacy (Residency Site: Balls Food Stores)

Specialty

Clinical activities in the community pharmacy and ambulatory care settings: chronic care management, remote physiological management, medication therapy management, immunizations, transitions of care, and point-of-care testing.

Current Research

Current research:

Increasing Human Papilloma Virus Vaccination Rates

Quality Improvement on an OSCE Station

A Survey Exploring Knowledge, Perceptions, and Practices of Healthcare Providers Regarding Generic Drugs

Past published research:

Assessing Risk of Burnout and Mental Wellness in Missouri Community Pharmacists. (JAPhA 2020)
Evaluation of Community Pharmacists’ Ability to Identify and Address Mental Health Warning Signs in Patients. (JAPhA 2020)
Impact of Student Pharmacists on Patient Care During a 5-Week Community Pharmacy APPE Rotation. (AJPE 2019)
A Study to Identify Medication-Related Problems and Associated Cost Avoidance by Community Pharmacists during a Comprehensive Medication Review in Patients One Week Post Hospitalization. (MDPI 2019)

Vita Highlights

SCHOLARSHIP PRESENTATIONS

ORIGINAL RESEARCH, PEER-REVIEWED, POSTER AT A NATIONAL MEETING

Cain J, Karpman L, Kehl K, Took R, Steppleman A, Tennyson N. Assessing Risk of Burnout and Mental Wellness in Missouri Community Pharmacists. Poster presentation at the American Pharmacists Association Online Annual Meeting. May 2020.

Patterson L, Karpman L, Kehl K, Took R, Kojima P, Tennyson N. Evaluation of Community Pharmacists’ Ability to Identify and Address Mental Health Warning Signs in Patients. Poster presentation at the American Pharmacists Association Online Annual Meeting. May 2020.

Gattas NM, Jeon M, Took RL, Vineyard G. Impact of Student Pharmacists on Patient Care During a 5-week Community Pharmacy APPE Rotation. AACP Annual Meeting, Chicago, IL, July 2019.

Helm K, Took R, Brooks A, Karpman L, Badger K, Elam B, Kehl K, Smith L, Steppleman A, Tennyson N. Evaluation of the Duties of a Full-Time Medication Therapy Management Coordinating Pharmacist and Overcoming Pharmacists’ Barriers to Medication Therapy Management. Poster presentation at the American Pharmacists Association Annual Meeting, Seattle, Washington. March 2019.

NON-RESEARCH, PEER-REVIEWED, PRESENTATION AT INTERNATIONAL MEETING, INVITED

Took R. Tools for Providing Effective Patient Counseling and Other Roles of a Pharmacist. Beijing Pharmaceutical Association Annual Meeting, Beijing, China. December 2019.

NON-RESEARCH, PEER-REVIEWED, NATIONAL PRESENTATION

Took RL, Wooster J. Implementing Transitions of Care Services in the Outpatient Setting. American Pharmacists Association- Academy of Pharmacy Practice & Management Transitions of Care Special Interest Group. Webinar. June 2020.

AWARDS AND HONORS

2020 St. Louis College of Pharmacy Preceptor of the Year Award Finalist

2020 St. Louis College of Pharmacy Haberle Award Finalist

2019 Missouri Pharmacy Association’s Distinguished Young Pharmacist Award

2019 Missouri Pharmacy Association’s Young Pharmacist Leadership Retreat

2018 St. Louis College of Pharmacy Advisor of the Year

PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATIONS AND SERVICE

Academia-CPESN Transformation (ACT) Pharmacy Collaborative- Active

2019- Present

  • 2019- Present: ACT Champion for St. Louis College of Pharmacy

American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy (AACP)

2018- Present

American Pharmacists Association (APhA)

2009- Present

  • 2020: Expert Reviewer for Shared Clinical Decision Making and Pneumococcal Vaccine Project
  • Transitions of Care SIG
    • 2020- Present: Co-Chair, Transitions of Care Communication Committee SIG
    • 2019- 2020: Co-chair, Transitions of Care Practice Committee SIG
    • 2018- Present: Member, Transitions of Care Communication Committee SIG
    • 2017- Present: Member, Transitions of Care Practice Committee SIG
  • Medication Management SIG
    • 2019- Present: Member, Medication Management SIG Project 8 Workgroup
    • 2019: APhA-APPM Annual Meeting Poster Presentation Merit Award Judge

Illinois Pharmacist Association (IPhA)

2013- Present

  • 2020: MPA/IPhA Joint Meeting abstract reviewer
  • 2019: IPhA Annual Meeting CPE presentation reviewer
  • 2018: IPhA Annual Meeting CPE presentation reviewer
  • 2018: IPhA Annual Pain Pre-Conference Meeting CPE presentation reviewer

International Pharmaceutical Federation (FIP)

2019- Present

  • 2019- Present: Young Pharmacist Group (YPG) member
  • 2019- Present: Academic Pharmacy Section (AcPS) member

Missouri Pharmacist Association (MPA)

2013- Present

  • 2019- Present: Board of Directors, Member-at-Large
  • 2019- Present: Membership Committee Chair
  • 2019: MPA Annual Meeting CPE presentation reviewer
  • 2019- Present: Legislative Committee Member
  • 2019- Present: Professional Affairs Committee Member
  • 2019: Co-lead for Legislative Preparation Subcommittee
  • 2016, 2018, 2019, 2020: Continuing Education Committee Member
  • 2018: Volunteer for MPA Annual Membership Drive

Pharmacy Quality Alliance (PQA)

2017- Present

  • 2019- Present: St. Louis College of Pharmacy Academic Institution Representative
  • 2019- Present: Academic Affairs Committee
  • 2017: Hepatitis C Measure Update (ACC/PMT)

About

When I'm not visiting Kansas City, I love spending time with my husband, traveling, exploring new restaurants and keeping active (running, biking and yoga).

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