William Olsufka, PharmD, BCPP

Assistant Professor, Pharmacy Practice

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  • Office: 2090 Adam Clayton Powell Jr. Blvd, 603G, New York, NY 10027
  • Campus:
    Touro College of Pharmacy
  • Email:
    william.olsufka@touro.edu

I was born and raised in Omaha, NE.  After completing pharmacy school at Creighton University I went to Miami and completed a PGY1 and PGY2 Psychiatric Residency Program at the Miami VA Healthcare System.  My clinical focus is psychiatry with an outpatient and inpatient background

Education

PharmD, Creighton University, NE; 2013

Clinical Specialty

Psychiatry

Teaching responsibilities

Schizophrenia, MDD, Anxiety, and Substance Use Disorder

Publications

Presentations:

South Florida Society Residency Symposium, “Implementation of an Antimicrobial Stewardship Program” April 2014

Medication Use Evaluation Comparison of Vancomycin and Piperacillin/Tazobactam Use May 2014

ASHP Midyear Conference “Pharmacy Tobacco Cessation Clinic at the Miami VA Healthcare System” December 2014

Florida Residency Conference “Implementation and Evaluation of the Treatment of Depression in the Pharmacy Mental Health Clinic at the Miami VA” May 2015

College of Psychiatric & Neurologic Pharmacists “Impact of Mental Health Pharmacist Interventions on Enhancing Quality of Prescribing Practices in Patients with Dementia” April 2016

Presentations: 

ASHP Midyear Conference “Revising Currently Employed Technologies Used in the Dispensing of Discharge Medications” December 2013

Dade-County Pharmacist Association “Congestive Heart Failure: Lab & Monitoring” January 2014      

FAMU (Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University) Lecture “Pharmacogenomics” April 2014

Dade-County Pharmacist Association “Treatment of Insomnia, Anxiety, and Aggression in the Elderly: How many benzodiazepines are too much?” January 2015

NOVA Southeastern University Teaching Certificate Program “Treatment-Resistant Depression: Evidence-Based Medicine vs. Real World Practice” March 2015

Miami VA Boot-Camp Program for PACT Pharmacists “PC-MHI: Depression Care Management” April 2015

Miami VA Healthcare System Project “Acute Cocaine Abuse Guidance to Treatment” April 2015

Interests/Hobbies/Life Outside of Work

Movies, television, running, golf, video games, travelling