Megan Herink

Associate Professor (Clinical)

Office: 503-494-1187

Board Certified Pharmacotherapy Specialist, 2010
PGY1 Residency, Alegent Health Bergan Mercy Medical Center, Omaha NE; 2009
Pharm.D., Creighton University, Omaha NE 2008
Master of Business Administration; Creighton University, Omaha NE 2011

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Affiliated with: 
Pharmacy Professnl Instr
Portland - OHSU
Faculty Type: 
Pharmacy Practice
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Megan Herink practices in adult family medicine.  Her research interests include improving medication management in the primary care setting, chronic disease management, and transition of care from the hospital to the community.  She also works with the Drug Use Research and Management program, providing evidence based reviews to guide drug policy decisions in the Oregon Medicaid program.

Selected Publications

Herink M, Ito MK.  Medication Induced Changes in lipids and Lipoproteins.  In: De Groot LJ, Beck-Peccoz P, Chrousos G, Dungan K, Grossman A, Hershman JM, Koch C, McLachlan R, New M, Rebar R, Singer F, Vinik A, Weickert MO, editors. Endotext [Internet]. South Dartmouth (MA):, Inc.; July 2015

Meeker A, Herink M, Haxby D, Hartung D.  The Safety and Efficacy of Vortioxetine for Acute Treatment of Major Depressive Disorder: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis.  Systematic Reviews. (2015) 4:21

Rackham D, Herink M, Stevens I, Cardoza N, Singh H.  Evidence behind FDA Alerts for Drugs with Adverse Cardiovascular Effects: Implications for Clinical Practice.  Pharmacotherapy. April 2014;34(4):358-372. 

Packard K, Herink M, Lenz T.  Comparison of Traditional Versus Evidence-Based Journal Club Formats.  Innovations in Pharmacy. 2011;2:1-14

Packard K, Herink M, Kuhlman P.  Pharmacist’s Role in an Interdisciplinary Cardiac Rehabilitation Team.  J Allied Health. 2012 Fall;41(3):113-7