Tyler Maxwell, PharmD

Assistant Professor

Department of Pharmacy Practice

Touro College of Pharmacy

Areas of Expertise

Infectious Diseases

Biography

Dr. Maxwell was originally born in Merced, California and moved to Colorado to complete his undergraduate and pharmacy education. After graduating in 2019, he concluded his move across the United States and began residency in New York. He is excited to be a part of Touro College of Pharmacy and continue working at SUNY Downstate in Infectious Diseases. His interests include Microbiology, Medical Bacteriology, and Emerging Infectious Diseases.  

Clinical Specialty

Infectious Diseases

Education

  • PGY-2 Infectious Disease Pharmacy Practice Residency - SUNY Downstate Medical Center, NY, 2020-2021
  • PGY-1 Pharmacy Practice Residency - Stony Brook University Hospital, NY, 2019-2020
  • PharmD, Regis University, CO, 2019
  • Bachelor of Science – Microbiology, Colorado State University, CO, 2014

Research

  • Infection of Trisomy-21 and Disomy-21 cells and observed downstream effects.
  • Evaluation of the Effectiveness and Sustainability of a Pharmacist-prompted Antibiotic Time-out Program
  • Continuous infusion of Ketamine for Sedation in Mechanically Ventilated Patients Infected with SARS-CoV-2
  • Outcomes and Risk Factors for Fungal Coinfections in COVID-19 Patients

Recent Presentations

Selected Presentations:

  • A Tale of Two Disease States: Extrapulmonary Tuberculosis vs. Hemophagocytic Lymphohistiocytosis
  • Its Time to Break the Mold: Invasive Pulmonary Aspergillosis
  • Treatment for Gonococcal Infections: 2020 CDC Updates
  • Low Dose Intra-Catheter Antibiotics: “Locking out” the Bad Guys
  • Vancomycin Monitoring: AUC-ing the way into the future
  • Carbapenem-Resistant Klebsiella pneumoniae Infection
  • Tick-Borne Diseases of Long Island: Prevalence and Effective Therapies

Memberships and Affiliations

  • American College of Clinical Pharmacy
  • American Society of Health System Pharmacists
  • Society of Infectious Diseases Pharmacists
  • Infectious Diseases Society of America

Teaching Responsibilities

PHPN 835 – Seminars in Pharmacy Practice III
PHPN 722 – Comprehensive Patient Care Management
PHPN 683 – Pharmacotherapeutics III

Abstracts

ID Week 2021:

  • Maxwell T, Kanner E, Hernandez N, et al. Impact of the COVID-19 Pandemic on Diabetes Surrogate Markers in a Population of People Living with HIV. 2021.
  • Maxwell T, Orban J, Kufel WD, et al. Comparative Outcomes Among Patients Receiving Varying Daptomycin Dosing Regimens in Hemodialysis. 2021.

Hobbies

In his free time, Dr. Maxwell enjoys gardening, cooking, and taking care of his husky. He also enjoys scuba diving and skiing when the occasion presents itself.