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Jon Nickelson
Clinical Assistant Professor
Clinical Sciences
PHAR 107
318-342-3172
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Jon L Nickelson, PharmD
Clinical Assistant Professor, Pharmacy

Education

PharmD

1997,
University of Arkansas Medical Sciences

BS

1992, Pharmacy
Northeast Louisiana Univeristy

Biographical Sketch

I am currently an assistant professor of clinical pharmacy practice. My practice site is a 26 bed inpatient psychiatric hospital serving the Monroe and surrounding areas. My area of expertise is antipsychotics and the management of persons suffering from schizophrenia, bipolar disorder and major depression. I also serve as an instructor for the Crisis Intervention Training (CIT) course for area law enforcement officers in how to approach and manage persons suffering from serious mental illness. Previously, I worked as a certified Poison Information Specialist with the Louisiana Poison Control Center and as a clinical pharmacist in a geriatric inpatient psychiatrist hospital with a Geriatric Pharmacist certification. 

Research Interests

Areas of interest include use of antipsychotics and the management of schizophrenia and bipolar disorder. 

Licensure & Certification

Duly Licensed Pharmacist
Louisiana Board of Pharmacy

Awards & Honors

May 2002 ULM College of Pharmacy Outstanding Teacher of the Year.

May 2001 College of Pharmacy Outstanding Teacher of the Year.

Courses Taught

NURS 5008ADVANCED PHARMACOLOGY, 1 course(s)

PHAR 3085Patient Coun/Commun, 1 course(s)

PHAR 4026Aging/Drug Use In Elderl, 1 course(s)

PHAR 4046Non-Prescrip Meds, 2 course(s)

PHAR 5063Selected Psych & Sad Topics, 4 course(s)

PHAR 5088Disease Pathogen & Pharm Iv, 5 course(s)

PHAR 6038Advanced Specialty Pharmacy Practice, 1 course(s)

PHAR 6039Advanced Pharmacy Practice Elective, 1 course(s)

PHRD 4058NEUROLOGY & PSYCHIATRY MODULE, 6 course(s)

PHRD 4079SELF CARE/PATIENT ASSESS I MOD, 4 course(s)

PHRD 5025PHARMACOECONOMICS & OUTCOMES, 3 course(s)

PHRD 5051AGING DRUG USE IN ELDERLY, 5 course(s)

PHRD 5059PSYCH SUB ABUSE DISORDER TOP, 6 course(s)