Department of Pharmacology & Toxicology

Norma C. Adragna, Ph.D., Interim Chair

Mary Jo Trout

 

Mary Jo Trout, Pharm.D., R.Ph., B.C.P.S.

Director, Therapeutics Curriculum
Assistant Professor, Pharmacology & Toxicology
Assistant Professor, Geriatrics



Campus address: Office of Academic Affairs, 290 White Hall
Phone: (937) 775-3820
Fax: (937) 775-2842
E-mail: mary.trout@wright.edu

 

 


Education and Certifications

Pharm.D.: Ohio Northern University, 2000
B.S.Ph.: Ohio Northern University, 1985

Certification

Board Certified Pharmacotherapy Specialist, 2004
Pharmacy License, Ohio State Board of Pharmacy, 1985

Professional Memberships and Activities

American College of Clinical Pharmacy, 2004-present
American Society of Health-System Pharmacists, 1985-present
Dayton Area Society of Health-System Pharmacists, 1993-present (President-elect, 2002-2004)
Ohio Society of Health-System Pharmacists, 1992- present
Society of Critical Care Medicine, 2003-present

Presentations

“Use of Modified Peer Instruction in an Introductory Pathobiology and Pharmacology Course,” March 2014. Presented at Central Group on Educational Affairs Spring Conference. Fellow Authors: Nicole Borges, Ph.D., Paul Koles, M.D. Discussed correlation of improved exam scores with attendance at modified Peer Instruction Sessions.

“Prescribing for the Older Patient,” February 2014. Grand Rounds presentation at Premier Health. Presented with Steve Swedlund, M.D., Discussed the physiological and pharmacokinetic changes in elderly and prescribing changes necessary.

“Enhance Care, Reduce Antipsychotic Medications,” November 2013. Presented at Alzheimer's Association, Dayton Chapter Professional Conference, with Kathy Ferriell, R.N., M.S., GNP, BC, WCC, CNS. Discussed reasons to limit antipsychotic medications and alternative ways to manage problem behaviors.

“Therapeutic Hypothermia,” October 2012.  Presented with Melody Campbell, R.N., M.S.N., CEN, CCRN, CCNS, at Annual ICU Symposium for Upper Valley Medical Center, Troy, Ohio.

“ICU Pearls,” June 2012.  Presented with Melody Campbell, R.N., M.S.N., CEN, CCRN, CCNS, at Annual ICU Summer Symposium for GSH nurses, Dayton.

“Bad Bugs and Big Drugs,” June 2011.  Presented with Melody Campbell, R.N., M.S.N., CEN, CCRN, CCNS at Annual ICU Summer Symposium for GSH nurses, Dayton.

“ACLS Update 2010: Pharmacotherapy Changes,” May 2011.  Presented to ACLS class held at Good Samaritan Hospital, Dayton.

“Heparin Induced Thrombocytopenia,” October 2010-May 2013.  Presented to nurses at the critical care class held quarterly at Good Samaritan Hospital, Dayton.

“Cooling Down and Warming Up — The Ins and Outs of Therapeutic Hypothermia,” September 2010.  Presented with Melody Campbell, R.N., M.S.N., CEN, CCRN, CCNS at Emergency Nurses Association Annual Conference in San Antonia, Texas.

“Resistant Hyperglycemia while on Evidence-Based Insulin Infusion,” September 2007.  Poster presented with Angela Hill, A.P.R.N., at VA Quality Improvement Seminar, Dayton.

“Glycemic Control in the Hospitalized Patient: An Advanced Practice Nurse Evidence Based Practice Project,” May 2007. Poster presentation with several advanced practice nurses at National Teaching Institute Annual Conference of the American Critical Care Nurses in Chicago.