Alyssa Hager, PharmD, BCPPS

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Alyssa Hager, PharmD, BCPPS, is a preceptor with the Pharmacy Residency Program and a clinical pharmacy specialist in Cardiology at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia.

Areas of Expertise: Cardiology, Critical Care
Locations: Main Hospital
Appointments and Referrals: 1-800-TRY-CHOP (1-800-879-2467)


Dr. Hager provides patient care to patients within the Cardiac Unit and serves on numerous multidisciplinary quality improvement committees within the department.

Education and Training


  • Pharmacy Practice (PGY-1) – Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
  • Pediatric Specialty (PGY-2) – Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia

Board Certification

Board Certified Pediatric Pharmacy Specialist (BCPPS)

Undergraduate Degree

BS in Biochemistry – Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA

Graduate Degree

Doctor of Pharmacy – Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA

Titles and Academic Titles

Clinical Pharmacy Specialist, Cardiac Center

Residency Preceptor, Pharmacy Residency Program

Departments and Services

Research Interests

  • Anticoagulation
  • Lymphatics
  • Medication Safety

Leadership and Memberships

  • Pediatric Pharmacy Association (PPA)
  • American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP)