Neil Patel, PharmD, BCOP

Neil Patel, PharmD, BCOP

Neil Patel, PharmD, BCOP, is a Clinical Pharmacy Specialist in Pediatric Oncology and Stem Cell Transplant with the Department of Pharmacy Services at CHOP.

Background

Prior to his residency training Dr. Patel was an intern at CHOP for three years. Dr. Patel participates in multi-disciplinary quality improvement and chemotherapy safety committees in the CHOP Cancer Center. He also holds a faculty appointment at Wilkes University.

Areas of Interest

Pediatric hematology/oncology
Stem cell transplantation
Immunosuppressant pharmacotherapy
Infectious diseases

Education and Training

Residency

Pharmacy Practice (PGY1) - The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA
Pediatric Specialty (PGY2) - The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA

Graduate Degree

Doctor of Pharmacy - Ernest P. Mario School of Pharmacy at Rutgers University, Piscataway Township, NJ

Titles and Academic Titles

Clinical Pharmacy Specialist in Pediatric Oncology and Stem Cell Transplant

Departments and Services

Research Interests

Tacrolimus dose titrations in pediatric liver or renal transplant recipients
Vancomycin dosing requirements in pediatric patients with ventricular CSF shunts

Leadership and Memberships

Memberships in professional organizations

American College of Clinical Pharmacy (ACCP)
American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP)
Children's Oncology Group (COG)
Pediatric Pharmacy Advocacy Group (PPAG)