Pramodini B. Kale-Pradhan Pharm.D.

Pramodini B. Kale-Pradhan Pharm.D.

Title

Professor (Clinical)

Department

Pharmacy Practice

Office Location

EACPHS, Room 4132

Phone

313-577-0824

Email

pkale@wayne.edu

Pramodini B. Kale-Pradhan Pharm.D.

Degrees and Certifications

Degrees

  • 1989 - Pharm.D, Philadelphia College of Pharmacy and Science
  • 1981 - B.S. Pharmacy, University of Wisconsin-Madision

Certifications

  • 1991 - Fellow in Infectious Diseases and Surgery, The University of Illinois at Chicago-College of Pharmacy
  • 1990 - Advanced Resident in Infectious Diseases and Surgery, The University of Illinois at Chicago-College of Pharmacy

Positions and Employment

  • 2011-present - Professor (Clinical), Department of Pharmacy Practice
  • 2007-present - Clinical Specialist, Infectious Diseases, St. John Hospital and Medical Center, Detroit, MI
  • 2000-2010 - Associate Professor (Clinical), Department of Pharmacy Practice
  • 1991-2007 - Clinical Specialist, Surgical Intensive Care, St. John Hospital and Medical Center, Detroit, MI
  • 1991-2000 - Assistant Professor (Clinical), Department of Pharmacy Practice

Awards and Honors

  • 2014 - Faculty Mentor for Outstanding Student Poster Award in Clinical Sciences
  • 2013, 2010 - Preceptor of the Year St. John Hospital and Medical Center LAPP
  • 2001 - College of Pharmacy and Allied Health Professions Excellence in Teaching Award
  • 2001 - Externship Preceptor of the Year
  • 2000 - SMSHP Research Preceptor Award (For the combined Student/Preceptor Research Award)
  • 1998 - Externship Preceptor of the Year
  • 1993 - SMSHP Research Preceptor Award (For the combined Student/Preceptor Research Award)
  • 1989 - Member of Rho Chi
  • 1980 - Dean's List

Professional Memberships

  • 2014-present - American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy
  • 2010-present - Society of Infectious Diseases Pharmacists
  • 2007-present - Infectious Diseases Society of America
  • 2000-present - Society of Critical Care
  • 1991-present - Southeastern Michigan Society of Hospital Pharmacists
  • 1990-present - American Colleges of Clinical Pharmacy
  • 1982-present - American Society of Hospital Pharmacists

Areas of Expertise

  • Gastroenterology
  • Infectious diseases

Recent Publications

  • Kale-Pradhan PB and Wilhelm SM. Prebiotics and Probiotics. In Handbook of Non-Prescription Drugs – An Interactive Approach to Self Care 20th Ed., (Invited Chapter) 2020 (In Press)
  • Kale-Pradhan PB, Giuliano CA, Jongekrijg A and Rybak MA. Combination of Vancomycin or Daptomycin and Beta-lactam Antibiotics – A Meta-analysis (Submitted to Pharmacotherapy 2020)
  • McConachie S, Kale-Pradhan P, Wilhelm S. Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease. Pharmacy Library’s Pharmacotherapy First: A Multimedia Learning Resource. Washington, DC: American Pharmacists Association; 2019.
  • Kale-Pradhan P, Wilhelm S, McConachie S. Nausea and Vomiting. Pharmacy Library’s Pharmacotherapy First: A Multimedia Learning Resource. Washington, DC: American Pharmacists Association; 2019.
  • Wilhelm S, McConachie S, Kale-Pradhan P. Diarrhea, Constipation, and Irritable Bowel Syndrome. Pharmacy Library’s Pharmacotherapy First: A Multimedia Learning Resource. Washington, DC: American Pharmacists Association; 2019.
  • Kale-Pradhan PB and Wilhelm SM. Drug Induced Pancreatitis. In Drug Induced Diseases. James Tisdale and Douglas Miller (eds) 3nd Edition. 2018 American Society of Health System Pharmacists, Bethesda, MD, p 877-904. Major revisions made.
  • Kale-Pradhan PB and Wilhelm SM. Prebiotics and Probiotics. In Handbook of Non-Prescription Drugs – An Interactive Approach to Self Care 19th Ed., (Invited Chapter) 2017 Chapter 20.
  • McConachie S, Caputo R, Wilhelm SM and Kale-Pradhan PB. Efficacy of Capsaicin for the Treatment of Cannabinoid Hyperemesis Syndrome: A Systematic Review. (In Press 2019).
  • Kale-Pradhan PB, McConachie S and Wilhelm SM. Doxycycline for the Eradication of Helicobacter pylori: A Meta- analysis Experts Review Clinical Pharmacology (In Press 2019).
  • Giuliano CA, Patel C, Kale-Pradhan PB A Guide to Bacterial Culture Identification and Result Interpretation. P & T: A Peer-Reviewed Journal for Formulary Management 2019;44(4):192-200.
  • Sharma, M., Braekevelt, K., Kale-Pradhan, P., Szpunar, S., & Khatib, R. Are Blacks at Higher Risk for Vancomycin-Related Acute Kidney Injury? Journal of Pharmacy Practice. 2019 Jan 22:1-6.
  • McConachie SM, Wilhelm SM, Bhargava A, Kale-Pradhan PB. Biologic-Induced Infections in Inflammatory Bowel Disease: The TNF-α Antagonists. Ann Pharmacother. 2018 Jan 1:1060028018754896.
  • Lipari M, Smith AL, Wilhelm SM and Kale-Pradhan PB. Adherence to GOLD Guidelines in the Inpatient COPD Population. J Pharm Pract. 2018 Feb;31(1):29-33. doi: 10.1177/0897190017696949. Epub 2017 Mar 6.
  • Giuliano CA, Binienda J, Kale-Pradhan PB and Fakih M. "I Never Would Have Caught That Before": Pharmacist Perceptions of Using Clinical Decision Support for Antimicrobial Stewardship in the United States. Qual Health Res. 2018 Jan 1:1049732317750863. 
  • Nickerson M, Bhargava A, Kale-Pradhan PB. Daptomycin-associated eosinophilic pneumonia with rechallenge: a case report. Int J Clin Pharmacol Ther. 2017 Apr 13.
  • McConachie S, Wilhelm SM, Kale-Pradhan PB. Biosimilars in Inflammatory Bowel Disease - Accumulating Clinical Evidence. Expert Rev Clin Pharmacol. 2017;10(4):391-400. PMID: 28095262.
  • Giuliano CA, Patel CR, Kale-Pradhan PB. Is the Combination of Piperacillin-Tazobactam and Vancomycin Associated with Development of Acute Kidney Injury? A Meta-analysis. Pharmacotherapy. 2016 Dec;36(12):1217-1228. 
  • McConachie SM, Wilhelm SM, Kale-Pradhan PB. New direct-acting antivirals in hepatitis C therapy: a review of sofosbuvir, ledipasvir, daclatasvir, simeprevir, paritaprevir, ombitasvir and dasabuvir. Expert Rev Clin Pharmacol. 2016 Feb;9(2):287-302. Epub 2016 Jan 8.
  • Kale-Pradhan PB, Mihaescu A, Wilhelm SM. Fluoroquinolone Sequential Therapy for Helicobacter pylori: A Meta-analysis. Pharmacotherapy. 2015;35(8):719-730.
  • Lipari M and Kale-Pradhan PB. Vulnerable COPD patients with comorbidities: The role of rofumilast Therapeutics and Clinical Risk Management. 2014;10:969-976.
  • Wilhelm SM, Kale-Pradhan PB. Effects of proton pump inhibitors on vitamin B12. Maturitas. 2014 79:1-2. 
  • Wilhelm SM, Young J, and Kale-Pradhan PB. The Effect of Bariatric Surgery on Hypertension – A Meta Analysis. Ann Pharmacother 2014;(Volume TBD):1-9
  • Lipari M, Benipal H, Kale-Pradhan PB. Roflumilast in the management of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. Am J Health Syst Pharm. 2013 Dec 1;70(23):2087-95.
  • Wilhelm SM, Rjater RG and Kale-Pradhan PB. Perils and Pitfalls of Long-Term Effects of Proton Pump Inhibitors. Expert Rev Clin Pharmacol. 2013 Jul;6(4):443-51.
  • Kale-Pradhan PB, Zhao JJ, Palmer JR, Wilhelm SM. The role of antimicrobials in Crohn’s disease. Expert Rev. Gastroenterol. Hepatol. 2013;7:281–8.
  • George J, Kale-Pradhan PB, Johnson LB. Impact of Antibiotic Duration on Clinical Outcomes Following Positive Procalcitonin Levels. Poster Presented at Eugene Applebaum College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences, Wayne State University Research Day October 2018.
  • McConachie SM, Kale-Pradhan PB, Kulesza J, Wilhelm SM. TNF Alpha Antagonist-Associated Infections in Inflammatory Bowel Diseases: A Case Series Analysis Poster Presented at Eugene Applebaum College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences, Wayne State University Research Day October 2018.
  • Vendittelli B, Kale-Pradhan PB, and Johnson LB. Lower rates of antibiotic treatment of vancomycin resistant compared to vancomycin susceptible enterococcal bacteriuria. Open Forum Infect Dis. 2018 Fall Volume 5, Issue suppl_1, 26 November 2018, Pages S726, https://doi.org/10.1093/ofid/ofy210.2081 (Abstract #69625).
  • Kale-Pradhan PB, Nguyen P, and Johnson LB. Effectiveness of Daptomycin in Patients with Persistent Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus Bacteremia Despite Vancomycin. Open Forum Infect Dis. 2017 Fall; 4 (Suppl 1): S284. doi: 10.1093/ofid/ofx163.638 (Abstract #62891).
  • Lipari M, Wilhelm S and Kale-Pradhan PB. Triple versus Dual Therapy in COPD: A Meta-analysis. Abstract # 43540. Poster Presented at American Colleges of Clinical Pharmacy – Annual Meeting Phoenix, AZ (October 2017).
  • Lipari M, Wilhelm S and Kale-Pradhan PB. Triple versus Mono Therapy in COPD: A Meta-analysis. Abstract # 43557. Poster Presented at American Colleges of Clinical Pharmacy – Annual Meeting Phoenix, AZ (October 2017).
  • Paxton R, Kale-Pradhan PB, and Abu Seir H. Customized Order Entry Forms and Overutilization of Proton Pump Inhibitors. Critical Care Medicine 2016;44(12) Suppl 1092. Poster Presented at Society of Critical Care Medicine Annual Meeting, Honolulu, HI (January 2017).
  • Sharma M, Braekevelt KR, Kale-Pradhan PB, Khatib R, Abbas MM and Szpunar S. Vancomycin-Related Renal Insufficiency: Does Race Play a Role? Poster Presented at ID Week – Annual Meeting New Orleans, LA (October 2016).
  • Lipari M, Smith AL, Kale-Pradhan PB, and Wilhelm SM. Adherence to GOLD Guidelines in the Inpatient COPD Population. Poster Presented at American Colleges of Clinical Pharmacy – Annual Meeting Hollywood, FL (October 2016).
  • Kale-Pradhan PB, French N, Phung R, Szpunar S, and Johnson LB. Prescribing patterns of antimicrobials in UTIs pre- and post-intervention. Poster Presented at American Colleges of Clinical Pharmacy – Annual Meeting Hollywood, FL (October 2016).
  • Kale-Pradhan PB, Patel C, and Giuliano CA. Is the Combination of Piperacillin/tazobactam and Vancomycin Associated with Nephrotoxicity – A Meta-Analysis. Poster Presented at American Colleges of Clinical Pharmacy – Annual Meeting Hollywood, FL (October 2016).
  • Kale-Pradhan PB, Ismail R, Patel C, and Wilhelm SM. Doxycycline for the eradication of Helicobacter pylori: A Meta-Analysis. Poster Presented at American Colleges of Clinical Pharmacy – Annual Meeting Hollywood, FL (October 2016).
  • Ismail R, Kale-Pradhan PB, Patel C, and Wilhelm SM. Doxycycline for the eradication of Helicobacter pylori: A Meta-Analysis. Poster Presented at Eugene Applebaum College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences, Wayne State University Research Day October 2016.
  • Patel C, Kale-Pradhan PB, and Giuliano CA. Is the Combination of Piperacillin/tazobactam and Vancomycin Associated with Nephrotoxicity – A Meta-Analysis? Poster Presented at Eugene Applebaum College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences, Wayne State University Research Day October 2016.
  • Vendittelli B., Patel CR., Ismail R, Kale-Pradhan PB, Johnson LB and Szpunar S. Assessing Vancomycin Loading Dose In Achieving Target Trough Concentrations Poster Presented at Eugene Applebaum College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences, Detroit MI (October 2016).
  • French N, Phung R, Kale-Pradhan PB, Pharm.D. Szpunar S, Ph.D, and Johnson LB, M.D. Prescribing Patterns of Antimicrobials in UTIs Pre- and Post-Intervention. Poster Presented at Eugene Applebaum College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences (November 2015).
  • Abbas M, B.S., Braekevelt K, B.S., Kale-Pradhan PB, PharmD, Sharma M, MD; Szpunar S, PhD, and Khatib R, MD. Vancomycin-Related Renal Insufficiency: Does Race Play a Role? Poster Presented at Eugene Applebaum College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences (November 2015).
  • Wilhelm SM, Mihaescu A and Kale-Pradhan PB. Fluoroquinolone Sequential Therapy for Helicobacter pylori. Poster Presented at American Colleges of Clinical Pharmacy – Annual Meeting Austin, TX (October 2014).