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PhD Community Member



Members:

Joseph T. Hanlon, PharmD, MS, PhD

Professor, Geriatric
3471 Fifth Ave.
Kaufmann Building, Suite 500
Pittsburgh, PA 15213

Email: jth14@pitt.edu



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THE THREE MOST SIGNIFICANT QUESTIONS THAT DEFINE YOUR RESEARCH PROGRAM:
Are there racial differences in medication use among older adults?
Do certain medications increase the risk of geriatric syndromes?
What types of interventions can reduce medication errors and adverse drug events in older adults?

FIVE KEYWORDS THAT DESCRIBE YOUR AREAS OF INTEREST:
Aged, drug utilization, Pharmacoepidemiology, clinical trials, polypharmacy

TECHNIQUES, MODELS, METHODS, ANALYTIC APPROACHES, ETC:

Medication Appropriateness Index (MAI)
Assessment of Underutilization (AOU)
Therapeutic Failure Questionnaire (TFQ)
Summated Standardized Daily Dosage (SSDD)