Nicole M. Acquisto, PharmD, BCPS
Clinical Specialist, Emergency Medicine
PGY-1 and PGY-2, Emergency Medicine
Education: PharmD, State University of New York at Buffalo.
Residency Training: ASHP Accredited PGY-1 Pharmacy Practice Residency at Kaleida Health, Buffalo General Hospital, 2006;ASHP Accredited PGY-2 Emergency Medicine/Critical Care Specialty Residency at the University of Rochester Medical Center, 2008.
Certifications: Board Certified Pharmacotherapy Specialist 2009-present; Advanced Cardiac Life Support and Advanced Cardiac Life Support Instructor 2007-present; Pediatric Advanced Life Support 2008, Pharmacist Based Immunization Delivery 2009, Antimicrobial Stewardship Certificate 2011, .
Faculty Appointment: Preceptor, Emergency Medicine, Department of Pharmacy; Assistant Professor, Department of Emergency Medicine.
Practice Area: Emergency Medicine. http://www.urmc.rochester.edu/emergency-medicine/
Professional Affiliations: Current member: American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP), American College of Clinical Pharmacy (ACCP), New York State Chapter of the American College of Clinical Pharmacy (NYS-ACCP), Rochester Area Society of Health System Pharmacists. Reviewer:ASHP Foundation Pharmacy Resident Practice Based Research Grants,ASHP Midyear Clinical Meeting Program. Member:ASHP Section of Clinical Specialists and Scientists, Section Advisory Group on Emergency Care (selected for a one year term) 2013,ACCP Practice-Based Research Network,ACCP Emergency Medicine Practice and Research Network (PRN),ACCP Emergency Medicine PRN Collaborative Organization for Development of Emergency Medicine Pharmacists Program Committee,ACCP Emergency Medicine PRN Programming Committee,ACCP Critical Care PRN,ACCP Critical Care PRN Research Award Committee,ACCP Critical Care PRN Travel Award Committee,ACCP Critical Care PRN Nominations Committee,NYS-ACCP Nominations Committee,NYS-ACCP Programming Committee. Chair: Emergency Medicine PRN 2012-2013(Chair-Elect 2011-2013 and Secretary/Treasurer 2009-2010),ACCP Emergency Medicine PRN Programming Committee 2011-2012,ACCP Emergency Medicine PRN Nominations Committee 2012-2013,ACCP Emergency Medicine PRN Travel Award Committee 2012-present.
Publications and Book Chapters: Thomas MC,Acquisto NM,Patanwala AE,Weant KA, Baker SN. Key articles and guidelines for the emergency medicine pharmacist. Pharmacotherapy 2011;31(12):454e-491e.;Patanwala AE,Acquisto NM,Erstad B. Aprothrombin complex concentrate for critical bleeding. Annals of Pharmacotherapy 2011;45:990-9.;Acquisto NM,Gelbard WB. Medication use during pregnancy. Emergency Medicine Reports 2011;32:1-15.;Acquisto NM, Baker SN. Antimicrobial stewardship in the emergency department. Journal of Pharmacy Practice 2011;24:196-202.; Morse B,DiCenzo R,Baciewicz G,Tessena M,Acquisto NM, et al.Monocarboxylate transporter inhibition with osmoticdiuresis increases gamma-hydroxybutyrate renal elimination in humans: a proof-of-concept study. J ClinicToxicol 2011;1:2 (http://dx.doi.org/10.4172/2161-0494.1000105).;Acquisto NM, Hays DP, Fairbanks RJ, et al. The outcomes of emergency pharmacist participation during acute myocardial infarction. JEmerg Med2012;42(4):371-378.; Baker S,Acquisto NM,Dodds Ashley E. Evaluation of emergency pharmacist services on antimicrobial stewardship for ambulatory patients discharged from the emergency department. JPharmPract 2012;25(2):190-194.;Patanwala AE, Sanders AB, Thomas MC,Acquisto NM, et al. A prospective multicenter study of the methods of medication error interception by emergency department pharmacists. AnnEmerg Med 2013;59:369-373.;Kamali MF, Wilson AC,Acquisto NM, et al. Acute encephalopathy with concurrent respiratory and metabolic disturbances in first knownparenteral human administration offlunixinmeglumine andacepromazine maleate. JEmerg Med 2013;pii: S0736-4679(12)01620-4. (doi: 10.1016/j.emermed.2012.11.088).; Bodkin RP,Acquisto NM,Gunyan H,Wiegand T. Subcutaneousphentolamine injections for the treatment of accidental injection of epinephrine into a digit. Case Reports in Emergency Medicine (accepted for publication).; Bodkin RB,Acquisto NM. Medical Treatment During Pregnancy. Hardwood-Nuss' Clinical Practice of Emergency Medicine, 6th edition. Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (accepted 2013).; Bodkin RB,Acquisto NM. Rapid Sequence Intubation. Encyclopedia of Trauma Care. Springer publishing, Heidelberg, Germany (accepted 2013).;Nobay F,Acquisto NM, editors. Chapter 696: Barbiturates, Long and Short Acting. Encyclopedia of Toxicology, 3rd edition. Elsevier publications,Oxford, UK (accepted 2013).;Groth C,Acquisto NM. Histamine-1 blockers. Encyclopedia of Toxicology, 3rd edition. Elsevier publications, Oxford, UK (accepted 2013).;Acquisto NM, editor. Chapter 733: Heparin. Encyclopedia of Toxicology, 3rd edition.Elseview publications, Oxford UK (accepted 2013).;Acquisto NM, editor. Chapter 740: Isoniazid. Encyclopedia of Toxicology, 3rd edition. Elsevier publications, Oxford, UK (accepted 2013).
Awards & Honors: American Society of Health-System Pharmacists Best Practices Award in Health-System Pharmacy 2008; Pharmacy Practice Model Initiative Summit Voting Participant 2010; Researcher of the Year, New York Chapter of the American College of Clinical Pharmacy 2011; Preceptor of the Year, University of Rochester Medical Center Department of Pharmacy 2013.Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
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Summary of Residency Program
Starting Date: July 1
Type/Duration: 12 month/full-time
Application Deadline: January 10
Interview Required: Yes
Presentation Required: Yes
Curriculum Vitae Required: Yes
College Transcripts Required: Yes
Letters of Recommendation: Three