Dr. Jeffery Talbert
Dr. Jeffery Talbert


Jeffery Talbert Ph.D. is Professor in the Department of Pharmacy Practice and Science, UK College of Pharmacy, Director of the Institute for Pharmaceutical Outcomes and Policy, Associate Director of the UK Center for Clinical and Translational Science. He received B.S., M.A., and Ph.D. degrees from Texas A& M University. Professor Talbert has research interests in pharmaceutical policy, Medicaid policy, and public health informatics.


  • Pharmaceutical Policy, Health Policy, Medicaid Policy, Biomedical Informatics

Recent Publications

  • Brown J D, Shewale A R, Dherange P, Talbert Jeffery C. (2016). A Comparison of Oral Anticoagulant Use for Atrial Fibrillation in the Pre- and Post-DOAC Eras. Drugs & aging, 33(6), 427-36.
  • Pauly N J, Talbert Jeffery C., Brown J. (2016). Low-Cost Generic Program Use by Medicare Beneficiaries: Implications for Medication Exposure Misclassification in Administrative Claims Data. Journal of managed care & specialty pharmacy, 22(6), 741-51.
  • Brown J D, Doshi P A, Talbert J C. (2016). Utilization of free medication samples in the United States in a nationally representative sample: 2009-2013. Research in social & administrative pharmacy : RSAP,
  • Marton J, Yelowitz A, Shores M, Talbert J C. (2015). Does Medicaid Managed Care Help Equalize Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Utilization?. Health services research,
  • Rippetoe Freeman Patricia E., Blumenschein Karen M., Goodin Amie J., Higgins G, Talbert Jeffery C., Vito G, Wixson S. (2015). Optimizing Prescription Drug Monitoring Programs to Support Law Enforcement Activities. National Criminal Justice Reference Service 249186, www.ncjrs.gov/pdffiles1/nij/grants/249186.pdf
  • Sohn M., Moga Daniela Claudia, Talbert Jeffery C. (2015). Mental disorder comorbidity and in-hospital mortality among patients with acute myocardial infarction. Geriatric Mental Health Care, 7-11.
  • Rippetoe Freeman Patricia E., Troske Su, Goodin Amie J., Talbert Jeffery C. (2015). Impact of Kentucky House Bill 1 on Drug Abuse and Diversion. Kentucky Cabinet for Health and Family Services, www.chfs.ky.gov/os/oig/kasperstudiessurveys
  • Wixson S., Blumenschein Karen M., Goodin Amie J., Talbert Jeffery C., Rippetoe Freeman Patricia E. (2015). Prescription drug monitoring program utilization in Kentucky community pharmacies. Pharmacy Practice, 13(2), 540.
  • Sohn M, Talbert Jeffery C., Blumenschein Karen M., Moga Daniela Claudi. (2015). Atypical antipsychotic initiation and the risk of type II diabetes in children and adolescents. Pharmacoepidemiology and drug safety, 24(6), 583-91.
  • Perry Brea Louise, Talbert Jeffery C., Rippetoe Freeman Patricia E., Martel Michelle Marie, Oser Carrie Beth. (2015). Can Social Network Analysis Be Used to Identify Doctor Shoppers?. Value in Health, The Official Journal Of The International Society For Pharmacoeconomics And Outcomes Research, 18(3),