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Pharmacy Practice & Science Dept.
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740 South Limestone Street
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859-218-3532
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elizabeth.autry@uky.edu

Dr. Elizabeth Autry is an adjunct assistant professor in the College of Pharmacy and board certified pediatric clinical pharmacist at Kentucky Children’s Hospital. She provides inpatient and ambulatory pharmacy support to the Pediatric Pulmonary, Allergy and Immunology team and precepts pharmacy residents and students on pediatric pulmonary and infectious diseases rotations. In addition, she serves as the Assistant Residency Program Director for the PGY2 in Pediatrics. Dr. Autry is active in a number of pharmacy organizations and has presented at regional and national conferences. Her research and publications encompass such topics as aminoglycoside pharmacokinetics and drug dosing in cystic fibrosis. Originally from North Carolina, she completed her PharmD from the University of North Carolina Eshelman School of Pharmacy followed by her PGY1 at Vidant Medical Center and PGY2 in Pediatrics at UK HealthCare.

PUBLICATIONS

Interests

  • Pharmacokinetics
  • Antimicrobials
  • Patient Medication Adherence and Outcomes
  • Pediatric Critical Care
  • Cystic Fibrosis

Expertise

  • Pharmacy Practice
  • Pediatric
  • Allergy and Immunology

We wish to remember and honor those who inhabited this Commonwealth before the arrival of the Europeans. Briefly occupying these lands were the Osage, Wyndott tribe, and Miami peoples. The Adena and Hopewell peoples, who are recognized by the naming of the time period in which they resided here, were here more permanently. Some of their mounds remain in the Lexington area, including at UK’s Adena Park.

In more recent years, the Cherokee occupied southeast Kentucky, the Yuchi southwest Kentucky, the Chickasaw extreme western Kentucky and the Shawnee central Kentucky including what is now the city of Lexington. The Shawnee left when colonization pushed through the Appalachian Mountains. Lower Shawnee Town ceremonial grounds are still visible in Greenup County.

We honor the first inhabitants who were here, respect their culture, and acknowledge the presence of their descendants who are here today in all walks of life including fellow pharmacists and healthcare professionals.