Jennifer Hewlett, PharmD

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Jennifer Hewlett, PharmD, is a residency preceptor with the Pharmacy Residency Program and clinical pharmacy specialist in Nephrology and Solid Organ Transplantation.

Areas of Expertise: Medication adherence and immunosuppression in pediatric solid organ transplant patients
Locations: Main Hospital
Phone: 215-590-2449

Education and Training


Pharmacy Practice (PGY1) - Palmetto Health Richland, Richland, PA
Pediatric Specialty (PGY2) – Texas Children’s Hospital, Houston, TX

Board Certification

Basic Life Support (BLS)
Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS)

Undergraduate Degree

BA in Psychology - LaSalle University, Philadelphia, PA

Graduate Degree

Doctor of Pharmacy - University of Maryland School of Pharmacy, Baltimore, MD

Titles and Academic Titles

Residency Preceptor, Pharmacy Residency Program

Clinical Pharmacy Specialist in Solid Organ Transplant and Nephrology

Departments and Services

Research Interests

Transplant immunology
Infectious disease complications following transplant
BK following kidney transplant
Medication adherence




Hewlett JL. (2020 in press).  Renal dysfunction and replacement therapies in the cardiac patient. PedSAP 2020 Book 2: Cardiology and nephrology. The American College of Clinical Pharmacy

Polsky TG, Salmon E, Welsh SS,  Lim D, Feng S, Ballester L, Ehlayel AM, Hewlett JL, Denburg MR, Boyer DL, Beier UH. Vecuronium- and esmolol-I\induced pseudohypernatremia due to drug interference with ion-selective electrodes. Crit Care Explor. 2020;2(1):e0073. Published 2020 Jan 29. PMID: 32166293


Snyder KJG, Amaral S, Kessler S, Lefkowitz D, Levy, TJ. Hewlett J, Levin S, Feudtner C. Pediatric Hand Transplantation: A Decision Analysis [published online ahead of print, 2019 Dec 17]. Hand (N Y). 2019. PMID: 31847578


Nichols B, Kubis S, Hewlett J, Yehya N, Srinivasan V, Hydrocortisone therapy in catecholamine-resistant pediatric septic shock: a pragmatic analysis of clinician practice and association with outcomes. Pediatr Crit Care Med. 2017 Sep;18(9):e406-e414.


Williams RP, Banwell B, Berg RA, Dlugos DJ, Donnelly M, Ichord R, Kessler SK, Lavelle J, Massey SL, Hewlett J, Parker A, Topjian AA, Abend NS.  Impact of ICU EEG monitoring pathway on the timeliness of therapeutic intervention and electrographic seizure termination Epilepsia. 2016 May;57(5): 786-96.

McDade EJ, Hewlett JL, Moonnumakal SP, Baker CJ. Evaluation of Vancomycin Dosing in Pediatric Cystic Fibrosis Patients J Pediatr Pharmacol Ther 2016;21(2):155-161.