Brian Alldredge, PharmD

Vice Provost-Academic Affairs
Office of the Executive Vice Chancellor & Provost
Susan Merrell
Phone: +1 415 514-0421
Fax: +1 415 514-0200
513 Parnassus Ave, MSB, Rm 101A
UCSF Box 0401
San Francisco, CA 94143
United States

Joint appointments

UCSF centers, institutes, and research programs

What I do

My clinical practice and research focus on the drug treatment of epilepsy and the genetic, behavioral, and environmental factors that influence drug response.

Departmental research area

My research expertise

personalized medicine, pharmacogenomics, evidence-based health care, medication safety, pharmacokinetics, pharmacodynamics

Clinical expertise

neurology, epilepsy, pharmacogenetics


PharmD, University of California, San Francisco, 1984
BS, Chemistry, University of California, Los Angeles, 1980


Brian Alldredge is a clinician-educator-researcher with research and clinical interests in epilepsy, seizure emergencies, pharmacogenomics, and pharmacy education. He serves as Vice Provost-Academic Affairs for the UCSF campus and he holds joint appointments as a professor of clinical pharmacy in the School of Pharmacy and a clinical professor in the Department of Neurology in the School of Medicine.

Research keywords

  • Phytotherapy
  • Organizational Culture
  • Central Nervous System Infections
  • Antimanic Agents
  • Safety Management
  • epilepsy
  • Medical Errors
  • United States Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality
  • pharmacists
  • Professional Role
  • Status Epilepticus
  • Anticonvulsants
  • Hydroxymethylglutaryl-CoA Reductase Inhibitors
  • Drugs, Generic
  • pharmacy

Licensure and certifications

Licentiate in Pharmacy, State Board of Pharmacy, 1984