Professional Bio

Education

  • Residency in Adult Internal Medicine, Medical University of South Carolina, 2000
  • Residentcy in Pharmacy Practice, Medical University of South Carolina, 1999
  • Pharm.D., The Albany College of Pharmacy, 1998
  • B.S., Pharmacy, The Albany College of Pharmacy, 1996

Expertise & Certifications

Expertise

  • Adult Internal Medicine
  • Gastroenterology
  • Hepatology

Clinical Certifications

  • Certified Immunizer, American Pharmacists Association, January 2008
  • Board Certified Pharmacotherapy Specialist #3014260, December 2001-Present
  • Licensed Pharmacist, State of Colorado, 2000-present, License # PHA-15909
  • Licensed Pharmacist, State of New York, 1996-present, License # 044477
  • Certified in Basic Life Support, 1998-present (License # CO-01352)

Research & Scholarship

Recent Publications

Hemstreet B, Kiser, J. Page RL. The Clinical and Economic Impact of Existing and Investigational Hepatitis C Therapies: Opportunities and Barriers. Colorado Pharmacists Society Annual Meeting. Denver, Colorado. August 2014.

Hemstreet, B. (2014). Crohn’s disease. In T. Schwinghammer & J. Koehler (Eds.), Pharmacotherapy Casebook: A Patient-Focused Approach (9th ed.). New York, NY: McGraw-Hill.

Hemstreet, B. (2014). Inflammatory Bowel Disease. In J. Diprio, R. Talbert, G. Yee, G. Matzke, B. Wells, & L. Posey (Eds.), Pharmacotherapy: A Pathophysiologic Approach (9th ed., pp. 497–516). New York, NY: McGraw-Hill.

Trujillo, J., Saseen, J., Linnebur, S., Borgelt, L., Hemstreet, B., Fish, D. Impact of student-directed versus instructor-directed case discussions on student performance in a pharmacotherapy capstone course. American Journal of Pharmaceutical Education Am J Pharm Ed 2014;78(3):1-8.

Dunn, B.L., Teusink, A.C., Taber, D.J., Hemstreet, B.A., Uber, L., Weimert, N.A. Management of Hypertension in Renal Transplant Patients: A Comprehensive Review of Non-Pharmacologic and Pharmacologic Treatment Strategies. Ann Pharmacother 2010;44:1259-1270.

Hemstreet. B.A., MacLaren, R. Introduction: Hepatitis. J Pharm Practice. 2009;22(4):357-8.

Hemstreet, B.A., MacLaren, R. Introduction: Hepatology. J Pharm Practice. 2009;22(3):277

Hemstreet, Brian A. "Intravenous Proton Pump Inhibitor Use in Acute Non-Variceal Upper Gastrointestinal Bleeding: More Evidence for Use in a Multiethnic Population" (Update). In: DiPiro JT, Talbert RL, Yee GC, Matzke G, Wells BG, Posey ML: Pharmacotherapy: A Pathophysiologic Approach, 7e: Published online June, 2009. http://www.accesspharmacy.com/updatesContent.aspx?aid=4000015.

Select Book Chapters

Hemstreet, B.A. Gastroesophageal reflux disease. In: Schwinghammer TL, Koehler JM, eds. Pharmacotherapy Casebook: A Patient-Focused Approach. 8th ed. New York: McGraw-Hill, 2014:79-81.

Hemstreet, BA. Inflammatory bowel disease. In: Chisholm-Burns MA, Wells BG, Schwinghammer TL, Malone PM, Kolesar JM, DiPiro JT, eds. Pharmacotherapy Principles & Practice. 3rd ed. New York: McGraw-Hill, 2013:359-374.

Hemstreet, BA. Hepatic and Pancreatic Disorders. In: Stuhan MA (ed) Understanding Pharmacology for Pharmacy Technicians. American Society of Health System Pharmacists. 2013:481-498.

Hemstreet, BA. Gastrointestinal Disorders. In: Dugan J, El-Ibirary S, Foote E.F. et al. Updates in Therapeutics: The Pharmacotherapy Preparatory Review and Recertification Course, 2012 Ed. Lenexa, KS: American College of Clinical Pharmacy, 2012:66-144.

Hemstreet, BA. Gastrointestinal Disorders: A Focus on Acid-Suppressive Agents. In: Cox SC. Development of Therapeutic Agents Handbook 1st ed. Indianapolis, John Wiley & Sons, 2011: 813-824.

Hemstreet, BA. Inflammatory Bowel Disease. In: Diprio JT, Talbert RL, Yee GC, Matzke GR, Wells BG, Posey LM, eds. Pharmacotherapy: A Pathophysiologic Approach 8th ed. New York. McGraw-Hill 2011:587-606.

Hemstreet, BA. Gastrointestinal Disorders. In: Dugan J, El-Ibirary S, Foote E.F. et al. Updates in Therapeutics: The Pharmacotherapy Preparatory Review and Recertification Course, 2011 Ed. Lenexa, KS: American College of Clinical Pharmacy, 2011(1):65-142.

Hemstreet, BA. Inflammatory Bowel Disease. In: Sutton SS, ed. McGraw Hill’s NAPLEX Review Guide, 1st ed. McGraw-Hill: New York, 2011:366-374.

Hemstreet, BA. Inflammatory bowel disease. In: Chisholm-Burns MA, Schwinghammer TL, Wells, BG, Malone PM, Kolesar, JM, DiPiro JT eds. Pharmacotherapy Principles & Practice. 2nd ed. New York: McGraw-Hill, 2010:341-356.

Hemstreet, BA, Rochester C. Gastrointestinal Disorders in Women’s Health. In: Borgelt LM O’Connell MB, Smith J, Calis K, eds. Women's Health Across the Lifespan: A Pharmacotherapeutic Approach: American Society of Health Systems Pharmacists, Inc., 2010:511-31.

Recent Presentations

International

Internal Medicine Cases: Putting it all Together. Being a Clinical Pharmacist: Applying Knowledge and
Skills to Team-Based Patient Care. Asian Conference on Clinical Pharmacy. Haiphong, Vietnam
September 2013. 

Internal Medicine Cases: Emphasis on Recommending Therapy. Being a Clinical Pharmacist: Applying
Knowledge and Skills to Team-Based Patient Care. Asian Conference on Clinical Pharmacy. Haiphong,
Vietnam 2013.

Internal Medicine Cases: Emphasis on Consultations. Being a Clinical Pharmacist: Applying Knowledge
and Skills to Team-Based Patient Care. Asian Conference on Clinical Pharmacy. Haiphong, Vietnam
September 2013.

Board of Pharmaceutical Specialties Examination Process: Tips for Preparing: American College of
Clinical Pharmacy Updates in Therapeutics: Pharmacotherapy Preparatory Course. Riyadh, Kingdom of
Saudi Arabia, March 2013.

HIV Pharmacotherapy. American College of Clinical Pharmacy Pharmacotherapy Review Program for
Advanced Clinical Pharmacy Practice. Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, March 2013.

Pulmonary Disorders. American College of Clinical Pharmacy Pharmacotherapy Review Program for
Advanced Clinical Pharmacy Practice. Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, March 2013.

Gastrointestinal Disorders. American College of Clinical Pharmacy Pharmacotherapy Review Program
for Advanced Clinical Pharmacy Practice. Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, March 2013.

Infectious Diseases in the Inpatient Setting. American College of Clinical Pharmacy Pharmacotherapy
Review Program for Advanced Clinical Pharmacy Practice. Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, March
2013.

Board of Pharmaceutical Specialties Examination Process: Tips for Preparing: American College of
Clinical Pharmacy Updates in Therapeutics: Pharmacotherapy Preparatory Course. Surabaya, Indonesia,
March 2013.

Pulmonary Disorders. American College of Clinical Pharmacy Pharmacotherapy Review Program for
Advanced Clinical Pharmacy Practice. Surabaya, Indonesia, March 2013.

Gastrointestinal Disorders. American College of Clinical Pharmacy Pharmacotherapy Review Program
for Advanced Clinical Pharmacy Practice. Surabaya, Indonesia, March 2013.

Infectious Diseases in the Inpatient Setting. American College of Clinical Pharmacy Pharmacotherapy
Review Program for Advanced Clinical Pharmacy Practice. Surabaya, Indonesia, March 2013.

Critical Care. American College of Clinical Pharmacy Pharmacotherapy Review Program for Advanced
Clinical Pharmacy Practice. Hong Kong, China. July 2012.

Gastrointestinal Disorders. American College of Clinical Pharmacy Pharmacotherapy Review Program
for Advanced Clinical Pharmacy Practice. Hong Kong, China. July 2012.

Infectious Diseases in the Inpatient Setting. American College of Clinical Pharmacy Pharmacotherapy
Review Program for Advanced Clinical Pharmacy Practice. Hong Kong, China. July 2012
Gastrointestinal Disorders. American College of Clinical Pharmacy Pharmacotherapy Review Program
for Advanced Clinical Pharmacy Practice. Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. March 2012.

Infectious Diseases in the Inpatient Setting. American College of Clinical Pharmacy Pharmacotherapy
Review Program for Advanced Clinical Pharmacy Practice. Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. March 2012.

Pulmonary Disorders. American College of Clinical Pharmacy Pharmacotherapy Review Program for
Advanced Clinical Pharmacy Practice. Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. March 2012.

Infectious Diseases in the Ambulatory Care Setting. American College of Clinical Pharmacy
Pharmacotherapy Review Program for Advanced Clinical Pharmacy Practice. Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
March 2012.

Update in the Treatment of HIV Infection. Pharmacy Practice Scientific Conference in conjunction with
the Malaysian Pharmaceutical Society. Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. March 2012.

Gastrointestinal Disorders. American College of Clinical Pharmacy Pharmacotherapy Review Program
for Advanced Clinical Pharmacy Practice. Hong Kong, China. September 2011. 

Infectious Diseases in the Inpatient Setting. American College of Clinical Pharmacy Pharmacotherapy
Review Program for Advanced Clinical Pharmacy Practice. Hong Kong, China. September 2011.

Pulmonary Disorders. American College of Clinical Pharmacy Pharmacotherapy Review Program for
Advanced Clinical Pharmacy Practice. Hong Kong, China. September 2011. 

National

Gastrointestinal Disorders. American College of Clinical Pharmacy Updates in Therapeutics:
Pharmacotherapy Preparatory Course. Chicago, Illinois, April 2014.

Navigating the P4 Year. Emerge from the Crowd: How to Become a Standout Residency Candidate program. American College of Clinical Pharmacy Spring Meeting. Chicago, IL. April 2014.

Updates to the Updates: Gastrointestinal Disorders. American College of Clinical Pharmacy
Pharmacotherapy and Ambulatory Care Exam Update Webinars. February 2014.

Non-tenure track faculty positions. American College of Clinical Pharmacy Career Path Roundtable
Discussion Session. Annual Meeting, Albuquerque, New Mexico. October 2013.

Gaining Valuable Professional Experience. American College of Clinical Pharmacy Emerge from the
Crowd program. Annual Meeting, Albuquerque, New Mexico. October 2013.

Gastrointestinal Disorders. American College of Clinical Pharmacy Last Chance Pharmacotherapy
Webinar Series. September 2013.

Use of Student Focus Groups in Assessment of Pharmacy School College Courses or Instructors.
Roundtable Discussion. American Associations of Colleges of Pharmacy. Annual Meeting Chicago, IL
July 2013.

Probiotics for Antibiotic Associated Diarrhea: An Overview Illustrating the Jigsaw Teaching Method.
American Pharmacists Association Self Care Institute. Washington, DC. June 2013.

Exam Writing. American Pharmacists Association Self Care Institute Mentoring Lunch. Washington, DC.
June 2013.

Gaining Valuable Work Experience. American College of Clinical Pharmacy Emerge from the Crowd
program. Reno, Nevada. April 2013.

Gastrointestinal Disorders. American College of Clinical Pharmacy Updates in Therapeutics:
Pharmacotherapy and Ambulatory Care Preparatory Courses. Reno, Nevada. April 2013.

Board of Pharmaceutical Specialties Examination Process: Tips for Preparing: American College of
Clinical Pharmacy Updates in Therapeutics: Pharmacotherapy Preparatory Course. Reno, Nevada. April
2013. 

Gastrointestinal Disorders. American College of Clinical Pharmacy Last Chance Pharmacotherapy
Webinar. September 2012.

Board of Pharmaceutical Specialties Examination Process: Tips for Preparing: American College of
Clinical Pharmacy Updates in Therapeutics: Pharmacotherapy Preparatory Course. Reno, Nevada. April
2012.

Gastrointestinal Disorders. American College of Clinical Pharmacy Updates in Therapeutics:
Pharmacotherapy Preparatory Course. Reno, Nevada. April 2012.

Risk of Clostridium difficle Infection with Use of Proton Pump Inhibitors. Prescribers Letter Live
Webinar presentation in conjunction with the Kentucky Osteopathic Medical Association. April 2012.

Updates in Colon Cancer Screening. Prescribers Letter Live Webinar. March, 2012. 

Where Do Probiotics Fit In? American Pharmacist’s Association Self Care Institute. Washington, DC,
June 2011.

Board of Pharmaceutical Specialties Examination Process: Tips for Preparing: Presented at the
American College of Clinical Pharmacy Updates in Therapeutics: Pharmacotherapy and Ambulatory Care
Preparatory Courses. Columbus, Ohio, April 2011.

Gastrointestinal Disorders. Presented at the American College of Clinical Pharmacy Updates in
Therapeutics: Pharmacotherapy Preparatory Course. Columbus, Ohio, April 2011.

Managing GI Issues in Children. ACPE Accredited Presentation. 2011 Iowa Pharmacy Association’s
Educational Expo. Des Moines, Iowa. January 2011. 

Treatment of Helicobacter pylori infection. Prescriber’s Letter live webinar discussion series. November
2010.

New Acetaminophen Dosing Recommendations: Necessary Changes or Fabricated Crisis? American
College of Clinical Pharmacy Annual meeting, Austin, Texas October 2010.

Late Breakers: Gastrointestinal Disorders. American College of Clinical Pharmacy Annual meeting,
Austin, Texas October 2010.

Gastrointestinal Disorders. American College of Clinical Pharmacy Pharmacotherapy Preparatory
Course Last Chance Webinar Series. September 2010.

Pancreatic Enzyme Replacement Therapy: Recent Updates for Community Pharmacists. ACPE Accredited Presentation. University of Tennessee College of Pharmacy continuing education programs. August, 2010.

Burning Issues in Self-Care: Proton Pump Inhibitors and Probiotics. American Pharmacist’s Association
Self Care Institute. Washington, DC, June 2010.

Gastrointestinal Disorders. American College of Clinical Pharmacy Updates in Therapeutics:
Pharmacotherapy Preparatory Course. Charlotte, North Carolina, April 2010.

Hard To Stomach: IBD, IBS, and Celiac Disease. ACPE Accredited Presentation, National Foundation for Celiac Awareness. American Pharmacist’s Association Annual Meeting.
Washington, DC, March 2010.

Gastrointestinal Disorders. American College of Clinical Pharmacy Pharmacotherapy Preparatory
Course Last Chance Webinar Series. September 2009.

Update in the Treatment of Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease and Peptic Ulcer Disease. ACPE
Accredited Presentation. American College of Clinical Pharmacy in conjunction with Express Scripts.
September 2009.

Skills Based Assessments in Pharmacy Education: Back to the Basics”. American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy Annual Meeting. Boston, July 2009.

Pancreatic Enzymes: FDA Mandated Change sand Challenges in Patients with Pancreatic Insufficiency. ACPE Accredited Presentation. New Mexico Pharmacists Association 80th Annual Convention. Albuquerque, New Mexico. June 2009

Hot Topics and Late Breaking Papers: Gastrointestinal Therapeutics. American College of Clinical Pharmacy International Congress Meeting, Orlando, Florida, April 2009.

Gastrointestinal Disorders. American College of Clinical Pharmacy Updates in Therapeutics: Pharmacotherapy Preparatory Course. Orlando, Florida, April 2009.

Local

Hemstreet B, Yamasaki K. Disease-Changing Therapies in Hepatitis C: Understanding and Applying the Evidence. Colorado Pharmacists Society Annual Meeting. Colorado Springs, Colorado. April 2012.

Clinical Update: Adverse Effects of Proton Pump Inhibitor Therapy. InnovAge Total Long Term Care. Denver, Colorado. February 2012.

Documenting in the Medical Record: An Overview of Effective Strategies and Implications for Pharmacists. University of Colorado Grand Rounds Series. Aurora, Colorado, April 2011.

New Drug Update: Highlights from 2010. ACPE Accredited Presentation. Advances in Pharmacy Practice 2010. Anschutz Medical Campus. Aurora, Colorado. February 2011.

New Drug Update: A Closer Look. ACPE Accredited Presentation. Colorado Pharmacist’s Society 18th Annual Winter Continuing Education Seminar. Avon, Colorado. January 2011.

New Drug Update: Highlights from 2009. ACPE Accredited Presentation. Advances in Pharmacy Practice 2010. Anschutz Medical Campus. Aurora, Colorado. February 2010.

New Drug Update: A Closer Look. ACPE Accredited Presentation. Colorado Pharmacist’s Society 18th Annual Winter Continuing Education Seminar. Avon, Colorado. January 2010.

New Drug Update: Highlights from 2009. ACPE Accredited Presentation. Colorado Pharmacist’s Society Annual Fall Meeting. Denver, Colorado. September 2009.

New Drug Update: Highlights from 2008-2009. ACPE Accredited Presentation. Advances in Pharmacy Practice 2009. Anschutz Medical Campus. Aurora, Colorado. February 2009.

Pancreatic Enzymes: FDA Mandated Change sand Challenges in Patients with Pancreatic Insufficiency. ACPE Accredited Presentation. Colorado Pharmacists Society 17th Annual Winter Seminar. Steamboat Springs, Colorado. January 2009

Helicobacter pylori Eradication Guidelines. ACPE Accredited Presentation. Colorado Pharmacists Society 17th Annual Winter Seminar. Steamboat Springs, Colorado. January 2009.

Clinical Guidelines for the Management of Ulcerative Colitis: A focus on Left Sided Ulcerative Colitis and Ulcerative Proctitis. ACPE Accredited Presentation. Colorado Pharmacists Society 17th Annual Winter Seminar. Steamboat Springs, Colorado. January 2009.

Awards & Recognition

  • Fellow, American College of Clinical Pharmacy, 2012
  • University of Colorado Chancellor’s Teaching Award, April 2010
  • University of Colorado School of Pharmacy P2 Excellence in Teaching Award, 2010