Jeanette D. Trella, PharmD

Jeanette Trella, PharmD, is a Residency Preceptor with the Pharmacy Residency Program and the Managing Director of the Poison Control Center.

Locations: Main Campus
Appointments and Referrals: 1-800-TRY-CHOP

  • Education and Training

    Additional Training

    PharmD - University of Cincinnati College of Pharmacy, Cincinnati, OH

    Graduate Degree

    Pharmacy Resident - The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA

  • Titles and Academic Titles

    Managing Director

    Clinical Pharmacist

  • Centers and Programs
  • Research Interests

    Emergency care for victims of sexual offenses
    Extended-interval aminoglycoside administration in pediatric cystic fibrosis patients
    Appetite stimulants in pediatric patients
    Dietary supplement adverse reactions

  • Publications

    Posters and Presentations


    Nguyen L, Winston M, MSN,CPNP,AE-C, Trella J. Acetaminophen and Asthma In Children, Is There A Connection? J Asthma All Ed. 2013; 4(6):271.277. Read abstract

    D’Acenzo JD, Trella JD, Osterhoudt KO, Henretig F. Poster presentation presented at the North American Clinical Toxicology Conference. 2013 Sept 27-Oct 2. Atlanta, GA.


    Clower J, Henretig F, Trella J, et al. Carbon Monoxide Reported to Poison Centers and Related to Hurricane Sandy-Northeastern United States, 2012. Notes from the Field, Weekly MMWR. 2012; 61(44): 905-905. Read abstract

    Goldie Markowitz, MSN, CRNP, Amy Dean, RD, MA, Jeanette Trella, PharmD, Andrea Mattie, MS, Sherri Cohen, MD. Cyproheptadine as Adjunctive Therapy in Children With A Feeding Disorder: A Retrospective Chart Review
    Poster presented at American Society for Pediatric Gastroenterology Hepatology, and Nutrition (NASPGHAN) Annual Meeting. 2012 Oct 18-20. Salt Lake City, UT.

  • Awards and Honors

    2012, Employee of the Year Award, Presented by the Housestaff of the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia

  • Editorial and Academic Positions

    Editorial positions

    Reviewer for American Journal Health-System Pharmacy
    Reviewer for Journal of Pediatric Pharmacology and Therapeutics
    Reviewer for Journal for Asthma & Asthma Educators

    Academic positions

    2008-present, Adjunct Assistant Professor, Nesbitt School of Pharmacy at Wilkes University

    Academic and institutional committees

    2012- present, Formulary Review Committee
    2012- present, Therapeutics Standards Committee
    2012- present, Drug Utilization Evaluation Committee
    2012- present, Adverse Drug Reaction Committee
    2007-2012, Asthma Clinical Science and Research Group
    2007-2012, Quality and Safety Committees
    2007-2012, Asthma Care Committee
    2009-2012, Intestinal Rehabilitation Program Committee
    2010-2011, Maintenance IV Fluids Committee
    2010-2011, Bronchiolitis Committee

  • Leaderships

    Memberships in professional organizations

    American Association of Poison Control Centers (AAPCC)
    American Academy of Clinical Toxicology (AACT)
    American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP)
    American College of Clinical Pharmacy (ACCP)
    Pediatric Pharmacy Advocacy Group (PPAG)