Michael Berger - Pharm.D., BCPS
Dr. Berger is the Clinical Training Coordinator for the Owensboro-Greater Daviess County Clinical Education Center (CEC) based at Owensboro Medical Health System (OMHS). The CEC represents a partnership between the UK College of Pharmacy and OMHS which offers students the ability to complete all of their Advanced Pharmacy Practice Experiences (APPE) in the CEC service area. Dr. Berger is responsible for oversight of the APPEs that are in the CEC. He additionally serves as a resource for preceptors and pharmacists in the CEC.
Dr. Berger currently serves as primary preceptor for the inpatient anticoagulation elective APPE and the Bluegrass Internal Medicine ambulatory APPE. He also serves as co-preceptor for the medication safety elective rotation at OMHS.
Dr. Berger assists with the anticoagulation section of the patient care lab for the third year pharmacy students at the College of Pharmacy campus in Lexington.
2011 - present Chair, Public Relations Committee, Kentucky Society of Health System Pharmacists (KSHP)
2011 - present, Member of House of Delegates, KSHP
"Management of a Patient with Intracerebral Hemorrhage Secondary to International Superwarfarin Ingestion," KSHP Fall Meeting, French Lick, IN, October 2010.
"Structuring an Effective Rotation Experience," Owensboro, KY, January 2009
"Structuring an Effective Rotation Experience," KSHP Fall Meeting, Lexington, KY, November 2008
Berger MC, Freeman PR. Possible Interaction between Warfarin and Leflunomide. Poster session presented at: American Society of Health System Pharmacists (ASHP); 2010 December, Anaheim, CA.
Miller CM, Berger MC, Allen P, Mills M, Hatton J, Perrier D, Roberts KB, Freeman PR. Clinical Education Centers: A model for Academic-Practice Partnerships. Poster session presented at: American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy (AACP); 2009 July; Boston, MA.
Dr. Berger leads a monthly forum open to the public entitled “Staying In Range: Information to Enhance Anticoagulation Therapy.” The forum helps educate the public about the safe and effective use of anticoagulant medications.