Abbie Seeger , PharmD

Director of Practice Experience, Assistant Professor , Pharmacy Practice

  • Office: 2090 Clayton Powell Jr. Blvd, Rm 508C, New York, NY 10027
  • Campus:
    Touro College of Pharmacy
  • Phone:
    212-851-1192 Ext: 42500
  • Email:
    abbie.seeger@touro.edu

Dr. Seeger joins the college with 10 years of clinical and operational experience at Memorial Sloan Kettering.  Her areas of interest include pediatrics, hospital administration, chemotherapy practice, and sterile and non-sterile compounding.

Education

Northeastern University School of Pharmacy; PharmD; 2008

Residencies: 
Post-Graduate Year 1(PGY1) Pharmacy Practice at Beth Israel Medical Center, 2008-2009

Clinical Specialty

Pediatrics, Chemotherapy Practice, Pharmacy Operations

Research

The impact of implementing anticoagulation policies and procedures on adverse drug reactions and medication errors at Beth Israel Medical Center, December 2008 to June 2009

Using the Cockcroft and Gault equation versus estimated GFR to determine renal function for dosing medications, August to September 2008

Academic and Professional Honors

Memorial Sloan Kettering Quality Improvement Award recipient, 2017

Professional Service

American Society of Health-system Pharmacists, Children’s Oncology Group

Publications

Professional Presentations and Posters

Seeger, A, Yan, Q, Lee-Teh, M, Mathew, S, del Corral, B, Klang, M. Improving patient safety through standardization of oral chemotherapy compounding for pediatric hematology/oncology patients. American Society of Health-system Pharmacists, Orlando, FL; December 2017

Reducing Same-Day Chemotherapy Processing Time. A Collaboration among Pharmacy, Nursing, Clinical Teams and Administration in the Pediatric Day Hospital. Memorial Sloan Kettering Quality Improvement Fair – First Place Judge’s Award, New York, NY; April 2017

The impact of implementing anticoagulation policies and procedures on adverse drug reactions and medication errors, Eastern States Conference for Pharmacy Residents and Preceptors; Hershey, PA; April 30, 2009

Medication Safety, An overview of hospital policies, procedures, and Joint Commission guidelines as they pertain to medication safety. Beth Israel Medical Center; Bi-monthly July 2008- June 2009

Pulmonary Medications, A general overview on pulmonary medications with a focus on appropriate technique, adherence, drug interactions, and smoking cessation. Pulmonary rehabilitation patients at their outpatient clinic visits .Beth Israel Medical Center, New York, NY; Bi-monthly July 2008-June 2009

 

Interests/Hobbies/Life Outside of Work

Spending time with family and friends, cooking, Central Park with my dog, yoga, and Pilates