“ Proton Pump Inhibitor
(PPI): How to Digest the News?"
Jessica Farrell, PharmD
Patient Educational Forum, Albany NY
Sept. 10, 2016
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About Dr.. Farrell:
Dr. Farrell received her Doctor of
Pharmacy Degree at Albany College of Pharmacy and Health
Sciences in Albany, NY. Subsequent to this, she completed an ASHP-
Accredited Pharmacy Practice Residency at Englewood Hospital
and Medical Center in Englewood, NJ. Following her residency, she
was employed by Englewood Hospital and Medical Center as an
Inpatient Clinical Pharmacist.
Dr. Farrell is currently employed as an Associate Professor in the
Department of Pharmacy Practice at Albany College of Pharmacy
and Health Sciences. Her clinical practice site is The Center
for Rheumatology in Albany, NY where she works as a clinical
pharmacy specialist. She also serves as the co-director of the
Steffens Scleroderma Center. Dr. Farrell presents on numerous
rheumatic conditions including rheumatoid arthritis, osteoarthritis,
scleroderma and systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE). She is
affiliated with several professional organizations including the
American College of Rheumatology/Association of Rheumatology
Health Professionals (ACR/ARHP), American Society of Health-
System Pharmacists (ASHP), and currently serving as the New
York State Council of Health-System Pharmacists (NYSCHP)-Northeastern Chapter Secretary.