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Lana Borno

Assistant Professor of Pharmacy Practice, Full-time

Pharm.D., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Eshelman School of PharmacyPost Graduate Residency, Pharmacy Practice Residency, VA Ann Arbor Healthcare SystemPost Graduate Specialty Residency, Geriatrics Pharmacy Residency, Durham VA Medical Center in conjunction with Duke University Medical Center

Description

Lana T. Borno joined the faculty of LIU Pharmacy as an assistant professor of pharmacy practice in August 2008. She was born in Kuwait City, Kuwait, then raised in Charlotte, N.C. She received a Doctor of Pharmacy degree from UNC Chapel Hill, School of Pharmacy. She then completed 2 post-graduate residency programs. She completed a pharmacy practice residency at the VA Ann Arbor Healthcare System in Ann Arbor, Michigan, and a geriatrics specialty pharmacy residency at the Durham VA Medical Center in conjunction with Duke University Medical Center in Durham, N.C. She is currently providing ambulatory care services in the diabetes, anticoagulation, heart failure and lipid management clinics at Bellevue Hospital Center in Manhattan. In this practice setting, she serves as preceptor for sixth-year Pharm.D. candidates during their advanced ambulatory rotation. She is a member of the Pharmacy Practice department at LIU Pharmacy and teaches in the pharmacotherapeutics series on several disease states. She serves on several committees such as the faculty recruitment committee, the awards committee, and the scholastic committee just to name a few. She served as the Phi Lambda Sigma Betta Kappa Chapter faculty adviser for three years. She also serves as the faculty adviser for Lambda Kappa Sigma Pharmacy Fraternity. Her research interests include clinical management of chronic disease states. In her free time outside of pharmacy, she enjoys philanthropic activities in the community, running, taking advantage of all the arts that New York City has to offer and spending as much time as possible with friends and her large family.

Specialties

Ambulatory Care, Geriatrics

Publications

Co-author, "Severe Hypoglycemia from Patient Misuse of Insulin Glargine Pen," published in the Journal of Pharmacy Technology
Co-author, "Revising senior pharmacy grand rounds to incorporate longitudinal board review to prepare students for licensing exam," published in Currents of Pharmacy Teaching and Learning

Lectures and Presentations

Presenter, "Treatment of Rheumatoid Arthritis," LIU Pharmacy Continuing Education Programs (2011).
Presenter, "OTC Treatment of Common Ailments."" LIU Pharmacy Continuing Education Programs (2011)
Presenter, "What You Should Remember about Alzheimer"s Disease." LIU Pharmacy Continuing Education Program (2010)

Professional Affiliations

Member, American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy (AACP)
Member, American Pharmacist Association (APhA)
Member, American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP)
Member, Kappa Epsilon (KE) Professional Pharmacy Fraternity
Member, National Lipid Association (NLA)
Student Relations Board Member and LIU Student Liaison, New York Society of Health-Systems Pharmacist

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