Glen T. Schumock, PharmD, MBA, PhD

Professor of Pharmacy Practice and Pharmacy Administration

Glen Schumock is Professor in the Department of Pharmacy Practice and in the Department of Pharmacy Administration. He has been Director of the Center for Pharmacoepidemiology and Pharmacoeconomic Research since it was founded in 2002. Dr. Schumock received a Bachelor in Pharmacy from Washington State University, a PharmD degree from the University of Washington, and an MBA and PhD (epidemiology) from UIC. He is currently PI of the Chicago-Area DEcIDE Center funded by AHRQ. Dr. Schumock has authored and edited over 100 articles and books, and he serves on the several journal editorial boards.

Research Interests

Dr. Schumock's research interests include clinical and economic outcomes evaluations of pharmaceuticals, evaluation of progressive pharmacy services, and assessment of medical use policy in large provider groups and integrated delivery networks.

Recent and Noteworthy Publications

Hoffman JM, Li E, Doloresco F, Matusiak L, Hunkler RJ, Shah ND, Vermeulen LC, Schumock GT. Projecting future drug expenditures--2012. Am J Health Syst Pharm. 2012 Mar 1;69(5):405-21.

Stein BD, Bautista A, Schumock GT, Lee TA, Charbeneau JT, Lauderdale DS, Naureckas ET, Meltzer DO, Krishnan JA. The validity of international classification of diseases, ninth revision, clinical modification diagnosis codes for identifying patients hospitalized for COPD exacerbations. Chest. 2012 Jan;141(1):87-93.

Nutescu EA, Bathija S, Sharp LK, Gerber BS, Schumock GT, Fitzgibbon ML. Anticoagulation patient self-monitoring in the United States: considerations for clinical practice adoption. Pharmacotherapy. 2011 Dec;31(12):1161-74. [See abstract.]

Schumock GT, Walton SM, Lee TA, Marx SE, Audhya P, Andress DL. Comparative Effectiveness of Paricalcitol versus Cinacalcet for Secondary Hyperparathyroidism (SHPT) in Patients Receiving Hemodialysis. Nephron Clin Pract. 2011 Aug;117:151-159.

Meltzer D, Chung J, Khalili P, Marlow E, Arora V, Schumock G, Burt R. Exploring the use of social network methods in designing healthcare quality improvement teams. Soc Sci Med. 2010 Sep;71(6):1119-30. Epub 2010 May 25.

Walton SM, Schumock GT, McLain DA. Cost analysis of flavocoxid compared to naproxen for management of mild to moderate OA. Curr Med Res Opin. 2010 Sep;26(9):2253-61.

Hoffman JM, Doloresco F, Vermeulen LC, Shah ND, Matusiak L, Hunkler RJ, Schumock GT.  Projecting future drug expenditures. Am J Health Syst Pharm. 2010 Jun 1;67(11):919-28.

Stein BD, Charbeneau JT, Lee TA, Schumock GT, Lindenauer PK, Bautista A, Lauderdale DS, Naureckas ET, Krishnan JA. Hospitalizations for acute exacerbations of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: How you count matters. COPD 2010 Jun;7(3):164-71.

Yang Y, McBride MV, Rodvold KA, Tverdek F, Trese AM, Hennenfent J, Schiff G, Lambert BL, Schumock GT. Hospital policies and practices on prevention and treatment of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus infections. Am J Health Syst Pharm. 2010 Jun 15;67(12):1017-24.

Walton SM, Schumock GT, Alexander GC, Meltzer D, Stafford RS. Importance of distinguishing supported and unsupported off-label drug Use. Archives Int Med. 2010;170(7):657-658.

Schumock GT, Shields KL, Walton SM, Barnum DT. Data envelopment analysis: a method for comparing hospital pharmacy productivity. Am J Health Syst Pharm. 2009 Sep 15;66(18):1660-5.

Lee TA, Schumock GT, Bartle B, Pickard AS. Mortality risk in patients receiving drug regimens with theophylline for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. Pharmacotherapy. 2009;29(9): 1039-1053.

Carter BL, Blouin RA, Chewning BA, Goode JVR, Lipowski EE, Nelson AA, Schumock GT, Sleath BL, Miller KW. Report of the AACP Educating Clinical Scientists Task Force II. Am J Pharm Educ. 2008;72(Supp):Article S10 1-13.

Honors and Awards

Best Practices in Health-System Pharmacy Management Award, American Society of Health-System Pharmacists, 2000
Fellow, American College of Clinical Pharmacy
Foundation Award for Literature Achievement in the Professional Practice of Pharmacy, American Society of Health-System Pharmacists Research and Education Foundation, 1997, for the publication of: Schumock GT, Meek PD, Ploetz PA, Vermeulen LC. Economic evaluations of clinical pharmacy services--1988-1995. The Publications Committee of the American College of Clinical Pharmacy. 1996;16(6):1188-208.