Vanessa Millisor

Vanessa Millisor

Assistant Professor (Clinical)



Office location

EACPHS, Room 4125


Pharmacy Practice


Assistant Professor (Clinical), Pharmacy Practice

Degrees and Certifications

  • South Carolina College of Pharmacy, Doctor of Pharmacy, 2012
  • University of South Carolina, Pre-Pharmacy, 2006-2008
  • ASHP Accredited PGY-2 Pediatric Oncology Pharmacy Residency, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, July 2013-July 2014
  • ASHP Accredited PGY-1 Pharmacy Practice Residency, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, July 2012-June 2013

Positions and Employment

  • Assistant Professor, Wayne State University, August 2014-present
  • Adjunct Clinical Instructor, University of Tennessee College of Pharmacy, July 2013-July 2014
  • Adjunct Clinical Instructor, University of Pittsburgh School of Pharmacy, July 2012-June 2013

Awards and Honors

  • George A. Sample, Sr. Scholarship
  • Plough Scholarship
  • Robert E. Padgett, Jr. and Mozelle Mathis Padgett Scholarship
  • Teva Pharmaceuticals USA Outstanding Student Award

Professional Memberships

  • American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy
  • American College of Clinical Pharmacy
  • American Society of Health-System Pharmacists
  • Hematology/Oncology Pharmacy Association
  • International Society of Oncology Pharmacy Practitioners

Areas of Expertise

  • Oncology
  • Oral Oncolytics
  • Infectious Disease
  • Pharmacy Education

Recent Publications

Selected Publications

Book Chapters

  1. Millisor VE and Wilhelm SM. Nausea and vomiting. In Katz, Matthias, and Chisholm-Burns, eds. Pharmacotherapy Principles and Practice Study Guide: A Case-Based Care Plan Approach. 3rd ed. New York City: McGraw-Hill [Anticipated Publication Date: 2016]

Refereed Journals

  1. Evans R, Quidley AM, Bookstaver PB, Stafkey-Mailey D, Blake EW, Maxwell WD, Millisor VE. Pharmacy Resident Research Publication Rates: A National and Regional Comparison. Currents in Pharmacy Teaching and Learning. [Accepted for publication: 2015]
  2. Bookstaver PB, Ashmed Y, Millisor VE, Siddiqui W., Albrecht H. Clostridium Difficile: Case Report and Concise Review of Fecal Microbiota Transplantation. Journal of the South Carolina Medical Association. 2013 Jun;109(2):62-66.
  3. Rokas KE, Bookstaver PB, Shamroe CL, Sutton SS, Millisor VE, Bryant JE, Weissman SB. Role of raltegravir in HIV-1 management. Ann Pharmacother. 2012 Apr;46(4):578-89.

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