Abbie Seeger

Abbie Seeger, PharmD

Director of Practice Experience

Assistant Professor

Department of Pharmacy Practice

Touro College of Pharmacy

Clinical Specialty

  • Pediatrics, Chemotherapy Practice, Pharmacy Operations

Education

  • Northeastern University School of Pharmacy; PharmD; 2008

Residencies: 

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

Biography

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.

Honors and Awards

  • Memorial Sloan Kettering Quality Improvement Award recipient, 2017

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

Recent Presentations

  • 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

Professional Service

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