Joseph Fava Pharm.D.
Assistant Professor (Clinical)
EACPHS, Room 2128
Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Pharmacy Practice
Joseph Fava Pharm.D.
Degrees and Certifications
PharmD, Wayne State University, 2011
Pre-pharmacy undergraduate coursework, Wayne State University, 2005-2007
Wayne State University Post-Graduate Pharmacy Teaching Certificate Program, 2014
American Pharmacists Association (APhA) Pharmacy-Based Immunization Delivery Certificate Training, 2011, faculty 2015-present
APhA Delivering Medication Therapy Management, 2015, faculty 2016-present
National Association of Chain Drug Stores (NACDS) Community Pharmacy-based Point-of-Care Testing Certificate Training, 2015, faculty 2016-present
Positions and Employment
2015-present, Assistant Professor (Clinical), Wayne State University
2014-2015, PGY-2 Pharmacy Resident - Ambulatory Care, John D. Dingell Veterans Affairs Medical Center
2013-2014, PGY-1 Pharmacy Resident, Beaumont Health - Oakwood Campus
2011-2013, Pharmacy Manager, Walgreens
2016-present, Member, Alliance for Immunziation in Michigan (AIM)
2015-present, Member, American Pharmacists Association (APhA)
2015-present, Member, American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy (AACP)
2007-present, Member, Michigan Pharmacists Association (MPA)
Areas of Expertise
Community Pharmacy Practice Advancement; Ambulatory Care
Primary Research Interest
Community pharmacy-based clinical services
Fava JP, Stewart B, Dudzinski KM, et al. Emerging Topics in Vaccine Therapeutics for Adolescents and Adults: An Update for Immunizing Pharmacists. J Pharm Pract. 2018 Oct 23. doi: 10.1177/0897190018802937. [Epub ahead of print]
Fava JP, Starr KM, Ratz D, et al. Dosing challenges with direct oral anticoagulants in the elderly: a retrospective analysis. Ther Adv Drug Saf. 2018 May 17;9(8):405-414. doi: 10.1177/2042098618774498. eCollection 2018 Aug.
Fava JP, Colleran J, Bignasci F, et al. Adolescent human papillomavirus vaccination in the United States: Opportunities for integrating pharmacies into the immunization neighborhood. Hum Vaccin Immunother. 2017 Aug 3;13(8):1844-1855. doi: 10.1080/21645515.2017.1325980. Epub 2017 Jun 12.