Justin Andrade, PharmD, BCIDP

Assistant Professor

Department of Pharmacy Practice

Touro College of Pharmacy

Areas of Expertise

Infectious Diseases

Biography

Dr. Andrade practices as an infectious diseases clinical pharmacist at The Brooklyn Hospital Center. His clinical interests include clinical translation of in vitro pharmacokinetic/pharmacodynamic findings to advance therapeutic drug monitoring practices, and evaluation of optimal antimicrobial regimens for multidrug-resistant infections.

Clinical Specialty

Infectious Diseases

Education

  • PGY2 Infectious Diseases Pharmacy Residency, The Brooklyn Hospital Center
  • PGY1 Pharmacy Residency, The Brooklyn Hospital Center
  • Precision Medicine/Infectious Diseases Fellowship, LIU Pharmacy (Arnold and Marie Schwartz College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences)
  • PharmD, Temple University School of Pharmacy, Pennsylvania, 2018

Honors and Awards

The Infectious Diseases Pharmacy Research Award: New York State Council of Health-system Pharmacists Research and Education Foundation, 03/2021
The Clinical Pharmacy Services Research Award: New York State Council of Health-system Pharmacists Research and Education Foundation, 03/2021
Resident of the Year, The Brooklyn Hospital Center, 06/2020
Resident Scholar of the Year, The Brooklyn Hospital Center, 06/2020
Scholar’s Day – First Place, The Brooklyn Hospital Center, 06/2020
The Leo G. Penn Memorial Award, Temple University School of Pharmacy, 05/2018

Research

Use of Eravacycline in a Community Teaching Hospital
Candida auris Comparative Mortality Study
Risk Factors for Mortality in COVID-19 Patients in a Community Teaching Hospital
Evaluating pharmacokinetic/pharmacodynamics (PK/PD) target attainment of Beta- lactam Antibiotics in critically ill patients
Real-World Experience with Eravacycline at Academic Hospital Systems
Outcomes of Daptomycin Dosing Strategies in Obese Patients
Pharmacist-led prospective culture follow-up program for critical microbiology results in an emergency department
Low SVR12 Rate in Treatment-Naïve, Non-Cirrhotic, Genotype 1 Hepatitis C Infected Patients Treated with 8-Weeks Ledipasvir/Sofosbuvir Regimen: Real-World Single Center Experience

Recent Publications

Andrade J, Slaby M, DeAngelis J, Connors J, Truong J, Ciaramella C, DiGregorio R. Implementation of a pharmacist-led COVID-19 vaccination clinic at a community teaching hospital. Am J Health Syst Pharm. 2021 Mar 27:zxab135. doi: 10.1093/ajhp/zxab135.
Andrade JA, Muzykovsky K, Truong J. Risk factors for mortality in COVID-19 patients in a community teaching hospital. J Med Virol. 2021 May;93(5):3184-3193. doi: 10.1002/jmv.26885
Alosaimy S, Molina KC, Claeys KC, Andrade J, Truong J, King MA, Pullinger BM, Huang G, Morrisette T, Lagnf AM, Davis SL, Rybak MJ. Early Experience With Eravacycline for Complicated Infections. Open Forum Infectious Diseases. Volume 7, Issue 5, May 2020, ofaa071.
Cheng AM, Andrade JA, Vyain A. Clinical Challenge: What Would You Do? Preventing Drug-Drug Interaction With HIV ART. Drug Topics. 13 July 2017.

Recent Presentations

“Risk Factors for Mortality in COVID-19 Patients in a Community Teaching Hospital” 10/2020, IDWeek, Virtual
“Pharmacist-led prospective culture follow-up program for critical microbiology results in an emergency department” 10/2019, ACCP Annual Meeting, New York, New York
“Outcomes of Daptomycin Dosing Strategies in Obese Patients” 12/2018, ASHP Midyear Clinical Meeting, Anaheim, CA
“Evaluation of the use and efficacy of elbasvir/grazoprevir for chronic hepatitis C infection” 12/2017, ASHP Midyear Clinical Meeting, Orlando, FL

Memberships and Affiliations

  • New York State Council of Health-System Pharmacists (NYSCHP)
  • American Society of Health-Systems Pharmacists (ASHP)
  • American College of Clinical Pharmacy (ACCP)

Hobbies

Running, cooking, watching sports events