Kroon, Stebbins, and Clark offer guidance on hospital care

Three experienced pharmacists in the Department of Clinical Pharmacy at the UCSF School of Pharmacy were interviewed for The Hospitalist, a publication of the Society of Hospital Medicine. Lisa Kroon, PharmD; Marilyn Stebbins, PharmD; and Mackenzie Clark, PharmD, are quoted in the story.

They offer guidance and suggest areas for improvement in the care of hospitalized patients—from better communications to extra vigilance to high-risk decisions.

Read the full story in The Hospitalist: “12 things pharmacists want hospitalists to know.”

Susan Merrell

Lisa Kroon, PharmD, is chair of the Department of Clinical Pharmacy.

Eric Davila

Marilyn Stebbins, PharmD, is vice chair of clinical innovation for the Department of Clinical Pharmacy.


Mackenzie Clark, PharmD, is a program pharmacist in the Department of Clinical Pharmacy.


Department of Clinical Pharmacy

About the School: The UCSF School of Pharmacy aims to solve the most pressing health care problems and strives to ensure that each patient receives the safest, most effective treatments. Our discoveries seed the development of novel therapies, and our researchers consistently lead the nation in NIH funding. The School’s doctor of pharmacy (PharmD) degree program, with its unique emphasis on scientific thinking, prepares students to be critical thinkers and leaders in their field.