Megan   Roberts
Assistant Professor
McWhorter School of Pharmacy
Department of Pharmacy Practice
1431 CHS Building 1
mrober19@samford.edu
205-726-2986

Megan Roberts is grateful for the opportunity to be a part of the Samford community after completing her residency training at the Medical University of South Carolina. Roberts is honored to be able to enrich and inspire student learning and pursue interests in service and research. Roberts practices as a clinical pharmacy specialist at Grandview Medical Center where she works with an interdisciplinary internal medical rounding team, including fourth-year pharmacy students, to provide direct patient care to acutely-ill hospitalized adult patients.

Degrees and Certifications 

  • Pharm.D., Auburn University
  • B.S. Biomedical Sciences, Auburn University
  • PGY-2 Internal Medicine Residency, Medical University of South Carolina
  • PGY-1 Pharmacy Practice Residency, Medical University of South Carolina
  • Board Certified Pharmacotherapy Specialist 

Involvement

  • American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy
  • American College of Clinical Pharmacy

Awards

  • New Practitioner of the Year, Alabama Society of Health System Pharmacists, 2018

Publications

  • Roberts, MZ, Manis MM, Sebaaly JC, Tran E. Post‐graduate year 2 pharmacy residents’ perceptions of obtaining board certification during residency training. J Am Coll Clin Pharm. 2020;3(2):465‐472.
  • Skelley JW, Carter BS, Roberts MZ. Clinical potential of canagliflozin in cardiovascular risk reduction in patients with type 2 diabetes. Vascular Health and Risk Management. 2018;14:419‐428.
  • Covington EW, Roberts MZ, Dong J. Procalcitonin monitoring as a guide for antimicrobial therapy: a review of current literature. Pharmacotherapy. 2018;38(5):569‐581.
  • Roberts MZ, Gaskill GE, Kanter‐Washko J, Kyle TR, Jones BC, Bohm NM. Effectiveness and safety of oral anticoagulants in patients with sickle cell disease and venous thromboembolism: a retrospective cohort study. J Thromb Thrombolysis. 2018;45(4):512‐515.
  • Roberts MZ, Farley TM, Owens RE. Comparison of the Safety and Effectiveness of apixaban versus warfarin in patients with severe renal impairment: an alternative viewpoint. Pharmacotherapy. 2017;37(10):e107‐108.
  • Roberts MZ, McKinzie BP, Leon SM, Fann SA, Bohm NM. Prolonged coagulopathy following rattlesnake envenomation responsive to antivenom: a case report. Int Arch Clin Pharmacol. 2017;3(1).

Expertise 

  • Adult Inpatient Medicine