Division of infectious disease

John A. Bosso, PharmD

John A. Bosso earned his Bachelor of Science in Pharmacy and Doctor of Pharmacy degrees from the State University of New York at Buffalo.  Since graduation, he has served on the faculties of the University of Utah Colleges of Pharmacy and Medicine, the University of Houston College of Pharmacy, and Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, Texas.  He is currently Professor, Department of Clinical Pharmacy & Outcomes Sciences, South Carolina College of Pharmacy, MUSC Campus and Professor of Medicine in the Division of Infectious Diseases at the Medical University of South Carolina in Charleston, South Carolina. Clinically, Dr. Bosso serves as a Clinical Specialist in Infectious Diseases and the program director of the Infectious Diseases Residency at MUSC.  He is board certified in Pharmacotherapy with added qualifications in Infectious Diseases. His research has focused on anti-infective pharmacokinetics, pharmacodynamics, and efficacy in both pediatric and adult patients as well as the nature of the antibiotic use – resistance development relationship.  He has published his work in professional and scientific journals such as Pharmacotherapy, Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy, The Journal of Infectious Diseases, The Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal, Diagnostic Microbiology and Infectious Disease, Clinical Infectious Diseases, The European Journal of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, and Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology.  He has written chapters for textbooks including Pharmacotherapy. A Pathophysiologic Approach, The Pharmacotherapy Self-Assessment Program, and The Textbook of Pediatric Infectious Diseases.  He is a member of the editorial boards of Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy, Pharmacotherapy, and The Journal of Pediatric Pharmacology and Therapeutics. Dr. Bosso has been active in a number of professional organizations.  He was a founding member and is a past-president of the Society of Infectious Diseases Pharmacists and is also a past president of the American College of Clinical Pharmacy. He is a Fellow of the American College of Clinical Pharmacy and the Infectious Diseases Society of America.

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