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Division of Geriatric Medicine

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photo Jennifer A. Pruskowski, PharmD, MS, BCPS, BCGP

Geriatrics

Director of Geriatric Research and Education

Associate Director for Education and Evaluation, Pittsburgh Geriatric Research Education and Clinical Center (GRECC), Pittsburgh Veterans Affairs Healthcare System

Email: jpruskow@pitt.edu

Phone: 412-692-2360

Contact
Office: Kaufmann Medical Building, Suite 500
3471 Fifth Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
 
Phone: 412-692-2360
Fax: 412-648-6399
E-mail: jpruskow@pitt.edu
Education and Training
Education
Doctor of Pharmacy, Wilkes University
Master of Science in Clinical Research, University of Pittsburgh, Institute for Clinical Research Education
Training
Post-Graduate Year One Pharmacy Practice Residency, Williams Jennings Bryan Dorn Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Columbia SC
Post-Graduate Year Two Geriatric Pharmacy Practice Residency, Williams Jennings Bryan Dorn Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Columbia SC
Interprofessional Palliative Care Fellowship, James J Peters Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Bronx NY
Research Interest
Deprescribing
Refractory Pharmacological Management of Symptoms and Comorbidities
Role of Geriatric and Palliative Care Pharmacist
Educational Interest
Inteprofessional Education
Notable Achievements
American College of Clinical Pharmacy New Clinical Practitioner Award, 2018
University of Pittsburgh School of Pharmacy Faculty Advanced Pharmacy Practice Experience Preceptor of the Year, 2020