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Rachel F. Schult, Pharm.D.

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Biography

Professional Background

Dr. Schult received her Doctor of Pharmacy degree from the University of Rhode Island and completed a Clinical Toxicology Fellowship at the Florida/USVI Poison Information Center – Jacksonville. She practices at the University of Rochester Medical Center in Rochester, NY as a Clinical Pharmacy Specialist in Toxicology and is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Emergency Medicine at URMC. Additionally, she serves as a Consultant Toxicologist for the Upstate New York Poison Center in Syracuse, NY. Her clinical practice includes working alongside the bedside toxicology consult service and as a clinical pharmacist in the emergency department where she provides toxicology and pharmacotherapy education to a variety of clinicians and trainees. Dr. Schult also serves as faculty for the medical and clinical toxicology fellowship programs at the Upstate New York Poison Center and coordinates the toxicology learning experience for the medical and pharmacy trainees at URMC. Recently she was co-Chairman of the ED Opioid Task Force and had an active role on the enterprise-wide Opioid Task Force. In 2017 she was honored with the New York State Chapter of the American College of Clinical Pharmacy Clinical Practitioner of the Year Award and in 2018 with an American Society of Health-System Pharmacists Best Practices Award in Health-System Pharmacy. She is active in the American Academy of Clinical Toxicology (AACT) and is credentialed and board certified by the American Board of Applied Toxicology (ABAT).

Credentials

Education

2011
Pharm.D. | University of Rhode Island
Pharmacy

Post-doctoral Training & Residency

2011 - 2013
Clinical Toxicology Fellowship | Florida/USVI Poison Information Center - Jacksonville

Awards

2019
Health Care Achievement Awards - Health Care Staff
Sponsor: Rochester Business Journal

2018
Lean Excellence Awards – Most Valuable Practitioner (ED opioid reduction)
Sponsor: University of Rochester Medical Center

2018
Best Practices Award in Health-System Pharmacy (ED opioid reduction)
Sponsor: American Society of Health-System Pharmacists

2017
Clinical Practitioner of the Year
Sponsor: New York State American College of Clinical Pharmacy

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Publications

Journal Articles

2/5/2021
Schult RF, Omar D, Wiegand TJ, Gordetsky RM, Acquisto NM. "Experience with lower dose flumazenil at an academic medical center." The American journal of emergency medicine.. 2021 Feb 5; Epub 2021 Feb 05.

12/16/2020
Lowy R, Bodkin RP, Schult R, McCann M, Jones CMC, Acquisto NM. "Emergency Medicine Intern Education for Best Practices in Opioid Prescribing." The western journal of emergency medicine.. 2020 Dec 16; 22(2):297-300. Epub 2020 Dec 16.

5/22/2020
Chee-How EL, Acquisto NM, Iuppa Melaragno J, Kokanovich K, Foster J, Schult RF. "Emergency department analgesia in patients with traumatic injuries on outpatient buprenorphine." The American journal of emergency medicine.. 2020 May 22; Epub 2020 May 22.

Books & Chapters

2020
Chapter Title: Toxicology of Cardiovascular Drugs.
Book Title: Cardiology Self-Assessment Program (CardSAP)
Author List: Schult RF, Acquisto NM
Published By: American College of Clinical Pharmacy 2020

2018
Chapter Title: Acetaminophen and Aspirin
Book Title: Critical Care Self-Assessment Program (CCSAP)
Author List: Schult RF, Acquisto NM
Published By: American College of Clinical Pharmacy 2018

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