Asim Abu-Baker, PharmD

Asim Abu-Baker, PharmD

Clinical Professor for Pharmacy Practice, Associate Dean for Clinical and Professional Affairs

Interim Department Head of Pharmacy Practice

Texas A&M Rangel College of Pharmacy
1010 W. Ave. B
Kingsville, TX   78363

Phone: 361-221-0660
Fax: 361-221-0794

Education and Training

Albany College of Pharmacy and The Endocrine Group LLP,
Ambulatory Care/Adult Medicine/Endocrinology Residency, Albany, New York, 2003-2004

Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Science,
Albany, New York, PharmD, 2003

Research Interests

  • Disease State Management in the Ambulatory Care Setting
  • Curricular Design and Methodology
  • Incorporating Interprofessional Education into the Curriculum

Teaching Interests

  • Endocrine Disorders
  • Ambulatory Care Practice
  • Professional Communication
  • Interprofessional Education
  • Introductory Pharmacy Practice Experiences (IPPE)

Selected Publications

  • Abu-Baker A, Lavigne JE. Developing Population Based Health Literacy and Pain Management Quality Improvement through Community-Based Data Collection in Sequential Community Experiential Education Rotations and a Required Population Based Healthcare Course: Tools and Pilot Outcomes. Peer-reviewed workshop. International Social Pharmacy Workshop. Boston, MA. August 2014. Research and Social & Administrative Pharmacy. Sept-Oct 2014. Vol 10:5:E73-E74.
  • O’Brocta R, Abu-Baker A, Budukh P, Gandhi M, Lavigne J, Birnie C. “Exposing Pharmacy Students to a Continuous Professional Development (CPD) Process”.  Am J Pharm Educ 2012;76(2):Article 29.
  • Sukkari SR, Sasich LD, Tuttle DA, Abu-Baker AM, Howell H. “Implementation and assessment of a required patient safety course in the Doctor of Pharmacy curriculum”. American Journal of Pharmaceutical Education. 2008; 72 (3) Article 65.
  • Stroup J, Kane M, Abu-Baker A. “Teriparatide in the treatment of osteoporosis”. Am J Health-Syst Pharm. 2008 Mar 15; 65 (6):532-9.

Specialty Training & Board Certification

  • AHRQ TeamSTEPPS Master Trainer Certificate (2016)
  • APhA Medication Therapy Management Train-the-Trainer Certificate (2016)
  • American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy Academic Leadership Fellows Program (2014)
  • Anticoagulation Practice Based Certificate Program (2010)