Faculty Member – Kaci Thiessen

Kaci Thiessen, PharmD

Assistant Professor

Department of Pharmacy Practice
Phone: (501) 526-7789
Fax: (501) 296-1168
Office: EDII Building, Room 6/110B
Email: KThiessen@uams.edu

Education & Training

Doctor of Pharmacy from University of Missouri-Kansas City; 2014
PGY1 Pharmacy Practice Residency at Via Christi Hospitals in Wichita, KS; 2014-15
University of Kansas Pharmacy Resident Teaching and Learning Curriculum Program; 2014-15
PGY2 Ambulatory Care Residency at University of Oklahoma-Tulsa in Tulsa, OK; 2015-16
University of Oklahoma Advanced Teaching Skills Program; 2015-16

Teaching Responsibilities

PHPR 7302 Therapeutics II
Drug Use in Pregnancy, Hormonal Contraception, Hormone Replacement Therapy

PHPR 7412, 7413 Advanced Pharmacy Practice Experience
Direct Patient Care- Ambulatory Care, Elective

Clinical Practice

Clinical Pharmacist at UAMS Family Medical Center; Little Rock, AR

Research & Scholarly Interests

Advancing population health; improving patient adherence through shared decision-making and patient empowerment; enhancing medication reconciliation and transition of care

Honors & Awards

Summa Cum Laude
University of Missouri- Kansas City, Class of 2014

Rho Chi Pharmacy Honor Society
University of Missouri- Kansas City, Alpha Omega Chapter

Memberships

  • American College of Clinical Pharmacy
  • American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy
  • Rho Chi Pharmacy Honor Society
  • Kappa Epsilon Pharmaceutical Fraternity

Publications

  • Thiessen K. Putting it all together: an example of a residency research project. American Society of Health-System Pharmacists Webinar Series: Essential Research Skills for Residents. August 2016.
  • Thiessen K. Baseline monograph update: irritable bowel syndrome. Natural Standard; Boston, MA. June 2013.
  • Thiessen K. Baseline monograph update: fluoride. Natural Standard; Boston, MA. June 2013.

Curriculum Vitae