Catherine Liu, PharmD, BCPS
Assistant Professor, Pharmacy Practice
Dr. Catherine Liu practices as a geriatric clinical pharmacist at Kingsbrook Jewish Medical Center in Brooklyn, NY. Her clinical interests include polypharmacy, long-term care, home-based primary care, dementia, diabetes, hypertension, and transitions of care.
PharmD, University of Rhode Island College of Pharmacy; 2016
Post-Graduate Year 1 (PGY-1) Pharmacy Practice Residency; VA Connecticut Healthcare System
Post-Graduate Year 2 (PGY-2) Geriatric Pharmacy Residency; VA Connecticut Healthcare System
Geriatrics, Ambulatory Care
Management of urinary tract infections and asymptomatic bacteriuria at Four Veterans Affairs Community Living Centers
Anticholinergic medications in veterans with dementia
Outpatient management of acute respiratory infections
Academic and Professional Honors
2016 University of Rhode Island Phi Lambda Sigma Student Leadership Award; 2015 Brian P Russell Pharmacy Endowment; 2013-2015 Norman A. and Mary Campbell Scholarship Fund; 2012 Association of California Recycling Industries Scholarship 2013; 2012 University of Rhode Island College of Pharmacy Scholarship Endowment
American Society of Consultant Pharmacists
American Society of Health-System Pharmacists
PHRN 834 Grand Rounds II
PHPN 784 Pharmacotherapeutics IV
PHPN 722 Comprehensive Patient Care Management
PHPN 682 Pharmacotherapeutics II
Liu C, Balcom S, Carrigan S, Malloy M, Mammba V, Clark P. Gerontology Across the Professions and the Atlantic: Students’ reflective views and voices. Gerontol Geriatr Educ. 2017 Apr-Jun;38(2):158-170.
Liu C, Hume AL. Fish oil supplements for rheumatoid arthritis: Some beneficial effects. American Pharmacists Association. Pharmacy Today. March 2015
Liu C, Chmielewska A, Lin L, Kulis-Robitaille C, Cioffi S. Medication use evaluation of diclofenac gel at the Veterans Affairs Connecticut Healthcare System. ASHP Midyear Clinical Meeting, Las Vegas, NV. December 2016.
Interests/Hobbies/Life Outside of Work
Yoga, running, hiking, and traveling