Sign in

Medical Pharmacy

Garland, Texas, United States
October 01, 2016

Contact this candidate


O’Rita Marie Siddall, B.A., Pharm.D.

PO BOX *****2

Dallas, TX 75227


v Education

Southern Methodist University, Dallas, TX

B.A., Major Biology; Minor History 1995

Xavier University College of Pharmacy

New Orleans, LA

Pharm.D., Major Pharmacy 1999

v Residency Training

PGY1 Residency: Pharmacy Practice 07/2001-06/2002

Southwest Texas Methodist Hospital

San Antonio, TX

Basic Life Support (BLS)

Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) Certification

Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) Certification


Sterile Pharmaceutical Compounding

Dallas, TX

TRINU Corporation 2003

Kriger Research Center, Inc. (CRO)

Clinical Research Professional Development Program

Certification 2005

National Institute for Pharmacist Care Outcomes-Certificate Program Diabetes 2009

v Professional Experience

Staff Pharmacist/ Pharmacy Manager 06/2009-Current

CrossRoads Pharmacy, Mesquite, TX


Worked primarily with elderly patients

Processed and dispensed prescriptions

Resolved Medicare Part D billing issues

Verified prescriptions blistered in SureMed weekly pill packs and prescription bottles

Called doctors to verify narcotic prescriptions and to obtain refills

Took verbal orders for new prescriptions

Performed patient counseling on new prescriptions, over the counter medications (OTCs), and general patient questions

Helped facilitate delivery of prescriptions and OTCs

Performed Drug Utilization of Review for each prescription verified

Ensured Training of Pharmacy and Medical Staff

Updated and maintained required documentation for Board of Pharmacy and DEA, HIPPA compliance

Global Medical Information Associate 08/2006-05/2009

Eli Lilly and Company, Indianapolis, IN


Worked with the Global Diabetes and Endocrine Platform Team, provided coverage for Humalog Products, Humatrope, Byetta, Actos, and Humulin Cross–Coverage, and Investigational AIR Inhaled Insulin Product

Responded to affiliate request escalations in a timely, accurate, and balanced manner

Supported Global Brand Development teams by answering medical questions, creating presentations, reviewing materials, performing literature searches, etc

Reviewed and inform internal business partners of important published information on Lilly products as well as competitor products via weekly distribution of current awareness newsletter

Partnered with internal Clinical Research Physicians, statisticians, and other team members to create scientifically-based and balanced Global Response Documents(GRDs) or Global Medical Letters

Maintained a knowledge base relating to the information and data used in responding to customer inquiries

Drug Information Specialist 06/2004-01/2006

Xavier University/Tulane University Hospital and Clinic New Orleans, LA


Provided high-quality, balanced and timely medical and scientific information upon the request of health care professionals

Responded to inquiries by researching and critically evaluating medical literature and compiling scientific data from clinical trials

Prepared verbal and written responses to drug information inquiries and provided drug therapy recommendations based on medical literature and clinical practice guidelines

Assisted in the preparation of materials regarding the activities of the Drug Information Center such as drug monographs and pharmacy newsletters

Taught Drug Information Services to the students in the professional experiences clerkship and Pharm.D. program

Assisted in the activities of the Pharmacy and Therapeutics Committee

Pharmacist 08/2002-04/2004

Pharmstatt Dallas, TX


Provided relief pharmacy services in hospital, mail-order and retail pharmacy settings

Processed and dispensed medications

Compounded IV medications

Provided patient counseling

Provided drug information to patients and healthcare professionals

Attended patient rounds

PGY1 Residency: Pharmacy Practice 07/2001-06/2002

Southwest Texas Methodist Hospital

San Antonio, TX


Rotated through various areas of hospital pharmacy to gain general exposure to clinical and dispensing services ( Pharmacokinetics, Drug Information, Solid Organ Transplant, Nutrition, Administration, Geriatrics, Pediatrics, Oncology, Critical Care, Psychiatry, Texas Diabetes Institute, Advantage Home Infusion)

Rounded with physicians, monitored patient medication therapy, and attended monthly patient care meetings

Actively involved with Pharmacy and Therapeutics Committee activities, formulary management, and education of pharmacy staff

Pharmacy Manager 08/2000-06/2001

Dallas Metrocare

Dallas, TX


Coordinated all pharmacy operations for the psychiatric clinic

Worked with a variety of patient populations, including bipolar, schizophrenia, and chemical dependency for children and adults

Conducted and oversaw the preparation and dispensing of medications

Provided patient counseling

Advised physicians on issues concerning drug therapy, the inherent toxicity of drugs and their side effects, as well as assisted in the prescribing of appropriate doses

Provided education and mentoring for pharmacy personnel

Pharmacist 06/1999-07/2000

Eckerd Drugs

Dallas, TX


Processed and dispensed medications

Provided patient counseling

Processed prescription transfers

Processed doctor calls

Provided drug information to patients and healthcare professionals

Pharmacy Intern 07/1997-6/1999

Children’s Medical Center of Dallas

Dallas, TX


Worked in decentralized units, central pharmacy and outpatient pharmacy

Compounded IV and unit dose medications

Attended patient rounds with Clinical Pharmacist and Medical Residents

Patient counseling

v Licensure

Texas State Board of Pharmacy

Contact this candidate