Faculty Member – Lois Coulter

Lois Coulter, PharmD, BCPSPicture of Lois E. Coulter
Associate Professor, Pharmacy Practice

Phone: 479.713.8402
Fax: 479.713.8440
Office: UAMS NW Family Medical Center A16
Email: lecoulter@uams.edu

Education & Training

  • Graduated from the University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Pharmacy in Omaha, Nebraska with my Pharm.D. degree in 1990.
  • Completed an Ambulatory Care Specialty Residency at the William S. Middleton VA Hospital and Clinics and University of Wisconsin School of Pharmacy in Madison, Wisconsin in 1991.
  • Board Certified Pharmacotherapy Specialist since 1996

Teaching Responsibilities

5635 Therapeutics II – Anticoagulation/Antiplatelets, Heparin-Induced Thrombocytopenia, Heart Valves, and Stroke

Serve as APPE Preceptor for Ambulatory Care rotation

Faculty Preceptor for North Street Student Clinic

Residency Program Director for UAMS Northwest PGY1 Pharmacy Residency

Faculty member of UAMS Northwest Family Medicine Residency

Clinical Practice

Practice in Family Medicine Residency Center under a Collaborative Practice Agreement managing various chronic diseases including asthma, COPD, diabetes, heart failure, hypertension, hyperlipidemia, anticoagulation as well as see patients for medication reconciliation, polypharmacy, and Medicare Wellness visits

Scholarly Interest

Asthma, diabetes, anticoagulation, pharmacist’s role on the interprofessional team

Honors & Awards

One of Two Faculty nominated for Wolfe Faculty Excellence Award 2014
Family Practice Resident Teaching Award 1997
Family Practice Resident Teaching Award 1995
Doctor of Pharmacy with High Distinction 1990
Eli Lilly Achievement Award 1990
Hoechst-Roussel Clinical Pharmacy Award 1990
Rho Chi Honor Society 1989


American College of Clinical Pharmacy
Arkansas College of Clinical Pharmacy
American Society of Health-Systems Pharmacists
Arkansas Pharmacy Association
Arkansas Society of Health Systems Pharmacists


Bradley C, Coulter L, Hudson J, Vaughn. Does the use of N-acetylcysteine decrease the risk of contrast-induced nephropathy? Evidence-Based Practice July 2018 E2 21(7)

Owoyemi K, Coulter L, Hudson J, Vaughn B. Non-opiate Pain Medications for Chronic Pancreatitis. Evidence-Based Practice April 2018;21(4)E2

Sam G, Coulter L, Hudson J, Judkins H. Should we identify and treat hyperlipidemia in elderly patients? Evidence-Based Practice April 2018; 21(4):9-10

Duncan T, Hudson J, Coulter L, Macechko M. Are anticonvulsants effective for treating alcohol dependence? Evidence-Based Practice April 2018; 21(4):12-13

Hays W, Coulter L, Hudson J, Sherwood D. Do antihistamines relieve the symptoms of upper respiratory infections? Evidence-Based Practice March 2018; 21(3): E14

Curriculum Vitae