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

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

Ricchetti C. "Is Low Dose Warfarin Therapy Safe for Pregnant Women after Valve Replacement Surgery?" (update). In: Linn WD, Al-Qadheeb N, Havrda D, Al-Qadheeb N, Havrda D, eds. Topics in Evidence-Based Pharmacy Practice. New York: McGraw-Hill; 2012. http://www.accesspharmacy.com/content.aspx?aID=4000161.

Ricchetti C. "Is Lifestyle Modification Futile in Adolescents with Type 2 Diabetes?" (update). In: Linn WD, Al-Qadheeb N, Havrda D, Al-Qadheeb N, Havrda D, eds. Topics in Evidence-Based Pharmacy Practice. New York: McGraw-Hill; 2012. http://www.accesspharmacy.com/content.aspx?aID=4000217

Low K, Ricchetti C. "Is Aspirin Sufficient for Preventing the Recurrence of Venous Thromboembolism?" (update). In: Linn WD, Al-Qadheeb N, Havrda D, Al-Qadheeb N, Havrda D, eds. Topics in Evidence-Based Pharmacy Practice. New York: McGraw-Hill; 2012. http://www.accesspharmacy.com/content.aspx?aID=4000212.

Buffet, L., & Ricchetti, C. (2012). Chronic Kidney Disease and Hypertension: A Destructive Combination-Most CKD patients have high blood pressure, with each disease exacerbating the other. US Pharmacist, 37(6), 26.

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

Recent Presentations

Irizarry, W. (student) & Ricchetti, C. (2013). 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.

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

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

Gilbert, M., Jarrett S., Scherer, S., Pennington, K., Fuller, S., Riccheti, C., Gorman, I., & Amador, T. (January 26, 2012) 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 Undeserved Populations, American Association of Colleges of Nursing Pre-Conference, Naples, FL.

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

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: Mar 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: Mar 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