Jacob T. Brown, PharmD, MS

Gene-Based Dose Optimization in Children


December 6, 2019 | 2:00 to 3:00 p.m. | 5-125 Moos Tower (TC); 302 Heller Hall (Duluth)

Dr. Jacob Brown’s expertise lies primarily within pediatric pharmacotherapy, pharmacogenetics, pharmacogenomics, and pharmacokinetics. He completed his undergraduate coursework and doctor of pharmacy at Creighton University. Upon graduation, he completed a post-graduate Year 1 Pharmacy Residency at Children’s Mercy Kansas City, followed by a T32-funded fellowship in Pediatric Clinical Pharmacology. During his fellowship, he also completed a Master of Science in Clinical Research through the University of Kansas School of Medicine. Dr. Brown joined the faculty of the University of Minnesota College of Pharmacy on its Duluth campus in 2014. He is one of the investigators on the University’s Grand Challenge Research Initiative working towards statewide PGx implementation.


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In support of improving patient care, University of Minnesota Interprofessional Continuing Education is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) to provide continuing education for the healthcare team. 


American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) — This activity is awarded up to 1 ANCC contact hour. Nurses should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

American Medical Association (AMA) — The University of Minnesota Interprofessional Continuing Education designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education — The Universal Activity Number is JA0000810-0000-20-030-H04-P. This knowledge-based activity has been approved for 1 contact hour.

Other Health Professionals — It is the responsibility of each participant to determine if the program meets the criteria for re-licensure or re-certification for their discipline.