Louis D. Barone, B.S., Pharm.D., R.Ph., FASHP
Associate Dean, Clinical and Strategic Partnerships
Associate Professor of Pharmacy Practice
Northeast Ohio Medical University
College of Pharmacy
4209 St. Rt. 44, PO Box 95
Rootstown, Ohio 44272-0095
Louis Barone is the Associate Dean for Clinical and Strategic Partnerships and Associate Professor in the Department of Pharmacy Practice at Northeast Ohio Medical University. His responsibilities are to identify and monitor practice sites for shared faculty in the department, and work with the Director of Pharmacy Experiential Education to identify rotation sites for pharmacy students and address concerns related to patient care, practice management and experiential rotations. The Vice Chair for Practice Site Resource Management is the front line resource for Department of Pharmacy Practice faculty in all aspects of experiential education, practice management, and patient care. Dr. Barone's expertise is in pharmacy practice management, medication safety and application of informatics and automation in medication use systems. He is active in local, state and national pharmacy organizations and is currently serving as president of the Ohio Society of Health-System Pharmacists.
1994 Pharm.D., Nova Southeastern University, N. Miami, Fla.
1982 B.S. Pharmacy, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, Ohio
September 2013 Associate Dean, Clinical and Strategic Partnerships at Northeast Ohio Medical University
July 2012 Associate Professor of Pharmacy Practice at Northeast Ohio Medical University
July 2007 Vice Chair for Practice Site Resource Management at Northeast Ohio Medical University
July 2007 Assistant Professor of Pharmacy Practice at Northeast Ohio Medical University
1995-2007 Director, Medication Use Systems, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio
1990-1995 Clinical Instructor of Pharmacy Practice, Southeastern University, North Miami, Fla.
1988-1995 Clinical Instructor of Pharmacy Practice, University of Florida, Gainesville, Fla.
1987-1995 Director of Pharmaceutical Services, JFK Medical Center, West Palm Beach, Fla.
1984-1987 Clinical Pharmacist / Supervisor, Southwest Florida Regional Medical Center, Ft. Myers, Fla.
1982-1984 Staff Pharmacist, St. Francis / St. George Hospital, Cincinnati, Ohio
Pharmacy Informatics and Automation; Electronic Health Records; Medication Safety; Practice Management.
Gallegos PJ, Kokinova M, Parmelee DX, Barone LD, Mistry B.Pharmacy Students’ Perception Changes with First Exposure to Team-Based Learning TM in a Medication Use Systems Course. Poster at American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy Annual Meeting, July 11, 2010
Gallegos PJ, Mistry B, Barone LD, Parmelee DX, Kokinova M. Quality of Team Performance Evaluation Using Team-Based Learning™ in Second Year Pharmacy Students. Poster at American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy Annual Meeting, July 11, 2010
Barone LD, Wisneski SS, Bruce SP, McGory RW, Allen DD. Development and implementation of a preceptor training program for IPPEs at Northeastern Ohio Universities College of Pharmacy. Poster at American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy Annual Meeting, Boston, MA, July 18, 2009.
Wisneski SS, Barone LD, Bruce SP, McGory RW, Allen DD. Development and implementation of a theme based introductory pharmacy practice experience (IPPE) program. Poster at American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy Annual Meeting, Boston, MA, July 18, 2009.
Dikun JA, Barone LD, Krinsky D, Kasmer RJ, Allen DD. Dean's Advisory Council Hosts National Opinion Leaders in Panel Discussion on Visions of Pharmacy Practice. Poster at American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy Annual Meeting, Boston, MA, July 19, 2009.
Barone LD, and Allen DD. Chapter Editors (2009) Partnerships with Schools. In: Preceptor's Handbook for Pharmacists, 2nd Edition. Co-Authors and Co-Editors, Cuellar LM and Ginsburg DB, American Society of Health-System Pharmacists, Bethesda, MD. In press.
Barone LD, Groves, JF. Book Chapter: Case Study on Measuring and Improving the Medication Use System. In "Medication Use: A Systems Approach to Reducing Errors,2nd Edition." Porche', RA, ed. 2007:91-102.
Barone LD, Atkins P.M. Book Chapter: Case Study on Measuring and Improving the Medication Use System. In “Medication Use: A Systems Approach to Reducing Errors.” Cousins D.D., ed. 1998:117-130.
Barone LD, & Szekely BC. Case Study: Implementing Point-of-Use Automation, Platform presentation at the 1996 ASHP Annual Meeting, San Diego, CA.
Barone LD, Pharmacy Services: A New Model of Care, Synergism Vol 4: No.2: 17-18 Fall 1996
Barone LD, & Szekely BC. Impact of Point-of-Use Automation on Pharmacists and Technicians, Platform presentation at the 1996 OSHP Annual Meeting, Toledo, OH.
Barone LD, Issues in Pharmacy Practice: Charging Patients for Clinical Pharmacy Services, Florida Society of Hospital Pharmacists Digest Vol 2: No.2, Fall 1989
Nesbit TW, Shermock KM, Barone, LD, et.al. Implementation and Pharmacoeconomic Analysis of a Clinical Staff Pharmacist Practice Model, Am J Health-Syst Pharm. 2001; 58:784-90.
Award by the ASHP Research and Education Foundation for Achievement in the Professional Practice of Pharmacy in Health Systems 2002, “Implementation and Pharmacoeconomic Analysis of a Clinical Staff Pharmacist Practice Model,” Am J Health-Syst Pharm.
Fellowship status (FASHP) in the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists awarded by the ASHP Board of Directors, June 2011.
Phi Lambda Sigma – Honorary Pharmacy Leadership Society. May 2011.