Professional Bio

Education

  • Pharmacy Practice Residency, Chalmers P. Wylie VA Ambulatory Care Center, 2002
  • Doctor of Pharmacy, The Ohio State University, 2001
  • Bachelor of Science in Pharmacy, The Ohio State University, 1999

Professional Memberships

  • American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy (AACP)
  • American Society Of Health Systems Pharmacists (ASHP), Section of Clinical Specialists and Scientists Section Advisory Group on Preceptor Skills Development (2009-2012)
  • Colorado Pharmacists Society
  • American Association of Diabetes Educators, Evidence Review Team

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Expertise & Certifications

  • Board Certified Pharmacotherapy Specialist
  • Certified Diabetes Educator (CDE)

Research & Scholarship

Research Interests

Effect of innovative pharmacy services on patient outcomes
Impact of patient education on health outcomes
Chronic disease state management including diabetes and cardiovascular disease
Effects of active learning on students ability to provide Medication therapy management

Recent Publications

Thao, T., Ricchetti, C. (2013). Risk-Benefit of Continuing Therapeutic Warfarin versus Bridging Therapy. In Topics in Evidence-Based Pharmacy Practice. New York, NY: McGraw-Hill. Retrieved from http://accesspharmacy.mhmedical.com/updatesContent.aspx?bookid=533&Sectionid=45242507

Ricchetti, C., Shea, L. Target specific oral anticoagulants. US Pharm. 2014;39(4):69-74.

Buffet, L., Ricchetti C. Chronic kidney disease and hypertension: a dangerous combination.  US Pharm. 2012;37(6):26-29.

Ricchetti, C., Jun, A.  Strategies and resources for successful preceptor development. AJHP. 2011;68:1837-1842.

Recent Presentations

Irizarry W, Ricchetti C.  Improving anticoagulation outcomes in low income and underserved populations: an evaluation of interprofessional monitoring of warfarin therapy. Poster presentation. American Society of Health System Pharmacists Annual Midyear Clinical Meeting. Orlando, FL: December 2013.

Shea L, Ricchetti C. The “Self-Care Family”: Creating an advanced self-care elective around the care of a 3 generational family.  Abstract and presentation: Nonprescription Medicines Academy Annual Conference. Cincinnati, OH: September 2013.

Irizarry, W. (student) & Ricchetti, C.  Impact of an Interprofessional Group Clinic on Anticoagulation Outcomes”. Poster presentation of pre-implementation data. Regis University Celebration of Research, Scholarship, and Creative Excellence. Denver, CO. 2013.

Ricchetti, C., Fete, M., Knutsen, S., Lalama, J., Nelson, M., & Wachernah, R. Bringing Classes Together: Developing Integrated, Team-Taught TBL Modules. 2013 Team-Based Learning Collaborative - Annual Meeting. San Diego, CA. 2013.

Shea L, Ricchetti C. Cough/Cold Product Drug Cards for TBL Application: In-depth discussion and evaluation of the overwhelming selection of cough & cold products. Abstract and presentation. Nonprescription Medicines Academy Annual Conference. Cincinnati, OH: September 2012.

Ricchetti, C., Shea, L., Schumacker, M., Nash, J.D., & Haight, R.  Implementation of a Modified Team-Based Learning Medication Therapy Management Certificate Program. AACP Annual Meeting. Orlando, FL. 2012.

Gilbert, M., Jarrett S., Scherer, S., Pennington, K., Fuller, S., Riccheti, C., Gorman, I., & Amador, T.  Embracing Complexity by Advancing the Value of Faculty Practice through Interprofessional Collaboration among a College for Health Professions, an Alternative High School for Students with Special Circumstances, and a Community Based Care Agency for Underserved Populations, American Association of Colleges of Nursing Pre-Conference, Naples, FL. January 26, 2012.

Ricchetti, C., Brunner, J., Fete, M., Luckey, S., Nelson, M., Student Perceptions on the Value and Timing Readiness Assurance Tests, Team Based Learning Collaborative Annual Meeting, St. Petersburg, FL. March 2, 2011.

Brunner J, McCollum, Clapp P, Fete M, Sullivan P, Ricchetti C. "The Assessment of a Multi-method Peer Evaluation Tool". Poster Presentation: Team Based Learning Collaborative Annual Meeting. Las Vegas, NV. March 2011.

Fete M, Clapp P, Sullivan P, McCollum, Brunner J, Ricchetti C. "A New Tool for Peer Assessment in Team Based Learning." Poster Presentation: Team Based Learning Collaborative Annual Meeting. Las Vegas, NV. March 2011.

Awards & Recognition

Impact of an Interprofessional Group Clinic on Anticoagulation Outcomes, Regis University - University Research and Scholarship Council (URSC), $5,000, January 2013-May 2013