Insaf Mohammad Pharm.D., BCACP

Insaf Mohammad Pharm.D., BCACP

Title

Assistant Professor (Clinical)

Department

Pharmacy Practice

Office Location

EACPHS, Room 4125

Phone

313-577-8502

Email

insaf@wayne.edu

Insaf Mohammad Pharm.D., BCACP

Degrees and Certifications

Degrees
  • 2015 - Pharm.D., Wayne State University
  • 2014 - B.S. of Health Science, Wayne State University

Certification

  • 2017-present - Board Certified Ambulatory Care Pharmacist

Positions and Employment

  • 2019-present - Director of Ambulatory Quality and Scholarship - Internal Medicine Residency Program, Beaumont Hospital, Dearborn 
  • 2019-present - Adjunct Faculty - Internal Medicine Residency Program, Beaumont Hospital, Dearborn
  • 2017-present - Clinical Assistant Professor - Department of Pharmacy Practice, Wayne State University
  • 2017-present - Ambulatory Care Pharmacy Specialist, Beaumont Hospital, Dearborn
  • 2016-2017 - PGY-2 Ambulatory Care Pharmacy Resident, Harper University Hospital - Detroit Medical Center
  • 2015-2016 - PGY-1 Pharmacy Practice Resident, Harper University Hospital - Detroit Medical Center

Awards and Honors

  • 2020 - Roland T. Lakey Award, Wayne County Pharmacists Association
  • 2019 - Innovative Practice Award, Southeastern Michigan Society of Health-System Pharmacists
  • 2019 - Patient & Family-Centered Culture Clinician Award, Beaumont Health
  • 2017 - Thomas J. Schaut Presidential Service Award, Wayne County Pharmacists Association 
  • 2016 - Resident of the Year, Southeastern Michigan Society of Health-System Pharmacists
  • 2016 - Gordon F. Goyette, Jr. Humanitarian Award, Wayne County Pharmacists Association

Professional Memberships

  • 2017-present - American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy
  • 2015-present - Southeastern Michigan Society of Health-Systems Pharmacists
  • 2015-present - The Phi Lambda Sigma National Leadership Society - Gamma Chi Chapter
  • 2014-present - American College of Clinical Pharmacy
  • 2013-present - The Rho Chi National Pharmacy Honor Society -Alpha Chi Chapter
  • 2012-present - Wayne County Pharmacists Association
  • 2012-present - Michigan Pharmacists Association

Areas of Expertise

  • Opioid management, monitoring, and risk mitigation
  • Interprofessional quality improvement initiatives 
  • Chronic disease state management, emphasis on diabetes
  • Ambulatory care service implementation

Primary Research Interest

  • May 2020-2021: Evaluation of an Outreach Initiative for Patients with Uncontrolled Hypertension in Primary Care
  • Sep 2019-present: Improving Naloxone Co-Prescription for Patients on Opioids in a Primary Care Clinic
  • May 2019-2020: Impact of Interprofessional Quality Improvement Efforts on Tapering Controlled Substances in Primary Care
  • May 2019-2020: A Retrospective Evaluation of The Impact Of Interprofessional Efforts With an Ambulatory Pharmacy Team on Hemoglobin A1c in an Internal Medicine Clinic
  • Oct 2018-2019: Improving Glycemic Control Using Shared Decision-Making Tools & Interprofessional Visits (Funded)
  • Jul 2018-Apr 2019: Improving Safety On Long-Term Controlled Substances Via Urine Drug Screening: An Interprofessional Approach
  • Oct 2017-2019: Improving Adherence to a Controlled Substance Agreement Policy: An Interprofessional Approach
  • Oct 2017-2018: Impact of Efforts to Improve Medication Reconciliation for Geriatric Patients in a Resident-Run Internal Medicine Clinic
  • Jul 2016-17: Outcomes of Chronic Care Management in Primary Care Practice

Recent Publications

Peer-Reviewed Publications
 
1. Mohammad I*, Lobkovich A, Nardolillo J, Wilhelm S. Pharmacy student satisfaction and perceptions following a virtual sterile compounding experience. Int J Pharm Compd 2021. [Accepted for publication].

2. Mohammad I*, Berri D, Tutag Lehr V. Pharmacists and opioid use disorder care during COVID-19: call for action. J Am Coll Clin Pharm 2021. [Accepted for publication].

3. Mohammad I, Berlie HD, Lipari M, Martirosov AL, Doung AA, Faraj M, Bacon O, Garwood CL. Mohammad et al Reply to Tran and Fox. J Am Coll Clin Pharm 2020;3: 1391-92. https://doi.org/10.1002/jac5.1323.

4. Mohammad I, Berlie HD, Lipari M, Martirosov AL, Doung AA, Faraj M, Bacon O, Garwood CL. Ambulatory Care Practice in the COVID-19 Era: Redesigning Clinical Services and Experiential Learning. J Am Coll Clin Pharm 2020;3(6):1129-1137. https://doi.org/10.1002/jac5.1276.

5. McConachie S, Giuliano C, Mohammad I, Kale-Pradhan PB. Adverse drug reactions in drug information databases: does presentation affect interpretation?. J Med Libr Assoc 2020; 108(1):76-83.

6. Lui VC, Mohammad I, Deol BD, Balarezo A, Deng L, Garwood CL. Post-discharge medication reconciliation: reduction in readmissions in a geriatric primary care clinic. Journal of Aging and Health 2019; 31(10):1790-1805.

7. Mohammad I*, Korkis B, Garwood CL. Incorporating comprehensive management of direct oral anticoagulants into anticoagulation clinics. Pharmacotherapy 2017; 37(10):1284-1297.

8. Mohammad I*, Shuster J, Petrovitch E, Garwood CL. Implementation of a direct oral anticoagulant discharge service. Am J Health Syst Pharm 2017; 74(14):1040-1044.

9. Mohammad I, Powell A, Garbarino A, Pogue JM, Kaye KS, Martin E, Molloy L. Linezolid-associated myelosuppression in children: role of concomitant medications. Michigan Pharmacist Special Issue 2017; 55(3):20-22.

10. Garwood CL, Korkis B, Mohammad I, Lepczyk M, Risko K. Implementation of chronic care management services in primary care practice. Am J Health Syst Pharm 2016; 73:1924-1932.

11. Horng M, Mohammad I, Smith ZR, Cajigas H, Awdish R. Inhaled iloprost for chronic thromboembolic pulmonary hypertension (CTEPH) during pregnancy: a case report. Pharmacotherapy 2016; 1-6.

Published Abstracts

1. McConachie S, Farhat L, Berry N, Prouty A, Sengstock D, Mohammad I. Evaluation of physician, pharmacist, nurse and patient agreement on new medication counseling points. J Am Coll Clin Pharm Oct 2021.

2. Mohammad I, George J. Evaluation of the impact of pharmacist-led diabetes mellitus (DM) management on hemoglobin A1c (HgbA1c) values in a primary care clinic. J Am Coll Clin Pharm 2020; 3:1525-1689.

3. Mohammad I, Elabdallah M, Habbal H, John R, Elteriefi R. Improved urine drug screen monitoring on long-term controlled substances: an interprofessional approach. J Am Coll Clin Pharm 2019; 1:159-160.

4. Mohammad I, Elabdallah M, Elteriefi R. Improved adherence to a controlled substance agreement policy: an interprofressional approach. J Am Coll Clin Pharm 2018; 1:136.

5. Mohammad I, Bangash R, Kane J. Impact of team-based efforts to improve medication reconciliation for geriatric patients in a resident-run internal medicine clinic. J Am Coll Clin Pharm 2018; 1:138.

6. Korkis B, Lobkovich A, Mohammad I, Garwood CL. Implementation of a direct oral anticoagulant service in a pharmacist-managed anticoagulation clinic. J Am Coll Clin Pharm 2018; 1:303.

7. Mohammad I, Whittaker P, Garwood CL. Outcomes of chronic care management (CCM) in primary care practice. Pharmacotherapy 2017; 37(12):e124.

8. Mohammad I, Shuster J. Implementation of a transitions of care and care coordination service for patients with acute venous thromboembolism in the emergency department and observation unit. Pharmacotherapy 2016; 36(7):e104.

9. Korkis B, Mohammad I, Garwood CL. Implementation of chronic care management services in a patient-centered medical home. Pharmacotherapy 2016; 36(7):e106.

10. Horng M, Mohammad I, Smith ZR, Cajigas H, Awdish R. CTEPH and iloprost during pregnancy: case report. Crit Care Med 2015; 43(12):1286.

Publications, Non-Refereed Journals

1. Farhat N, Mohammad I. Development of a meaningful ambulatory pharmacy quality metric dashboard. Michigan Society of Health-System Pharmacists (MSHP) Monitor Jun 2021. [Accepted for publication].

2. Azizi F, Azizi F, Winchester E, Nguyen T, Francisco K, Mohammad I, Najor-Durack A, Johnson C, Smolinski K, Mendez J. Diabetes Education and Wellness (DEW) Clinic - interprofessional approach to provide education and care to diabetes patients. Centre for Interprofessional Education Newsletter Jun 2020.

3. Mohammad I, McConachie S. Innovating the integration of pharmacy trainees into practice: The Beaumont Hospital, Dearborn experience. Michigan Society of Health-System Pharmacists (MSHP) Monitor 2018; 37(12):4-5.

4. Mohammad I, Cwengros L. The opioid epidemic: Medicare’s approach and the pharmacist’s role. ACCP Ambulatory Care Practice and Research Network (PRN) Spring Newsletter 2017: 3-5.

5. Mohammad I. Opportunities in ambulatory care practice: Medicare’s chronic care management (CCM) service. Michigan Society of Health-System Pharmacists (MSHP) Monitor 2017; 36(2):7-9.

6. Mohammad I, Shuster J. Empowering patients and improving care: Patient self-monitoring and empowerment project. Michigan Pharmacist 2017; 55(1):18-19.

7. Mohammad I. Chronic care management (CCM) in primary care practice. The Receptor 2017; 5(1):1-7.

8. Mohammad I. Medicare’s chronic care management (CCM) service. ACCP Ambulatory Care Practice and Research Network (PRN) Fall Newsletter 2016; 12-13.

9. Mohammad I. Zapping hepatitis C with Zepatier®. The Receptor 2016; 4(2):3-5.

10. Mohammad I, MacDonald N. Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease & asthma community A.I.M. project (Assess, Intervene, Maintain). Michigan Pharmacist 2016; 53(4):26-27.

Other Abstracts, Posters, and Presentations

1. Roa P, Mohammad I. Evaluation of an outreach initiative for patients with uncontrolled hypertension in primary care: retrospective analysis. Ohio Pharmacy Residency Conference. Virtual. May 2021.
• Abstract accepted and poster presentation at Beaumont Hospital Dearborn Research Day. May 2021.

2. Ajrouche S, Shariff M, Mohammad I. Evaluation of a student-led diabetes outreach initiative. Poster presentation at ASHP Midyear Clinical Meeting. Virtual. Dec 2020.
• Poster presentation at Detroit Medical Center/Wayne State University Eugene Applebaum College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences Research and Student Research Day. Virtual. Dec 2020.
• Poster presentation at Wayne State University Eugene Applebaum College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences Research and Student Research Day. Virtual. Nov 2020.

3. Wooten A, Makkawi W, Mohammad I. Evaluation of pharmacist interventions for patients with uncontrolled diabetes. Poster presentation at ASHP Midyear Clinical Meeting. Virtual. Dec 2020.
• Poster presentation at Detroit Medical Center/Wayne State University Eugene Applebaum College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences Research and Student Research Day. Virtual. Dec 2020.
• Poster presentation at Wayne State University Eugene Applebaum College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences Research and Student Research Day. Virtual. Nov 2020.

4. Alzouhayli S, Oberdorfer K, Thomas A, Azizi F, Mohammad I, Mendez J. Virtual interprofessional collaboration to improve diabetes management during COVID-19. Midwest Interprofessional Practice, Education, and Research Center (MIPERC) Conference. Sep 2020.
• Abstract accepted and poster presentation

5. Modi P, Swaminathan L, Mohammad I. Implementation of an interprofessional shared decision-making model for patients with uncontrolled diabetes. Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC). Virtual. Jun 2020.

6. Habbal H, Sokrab M, Sarheed A, Albanaa K, Rehman T, Seyedtabaei R, John R, Mohammad I. Improving naloxone co-prescription for patients on high-risk opioid regimens in a primary care clinic.
• Abstract accepted and presented at the Virtual Michigan Summit on Quality Improvement and Patient Safety. May 2020.

7. Ahmed A, Al-Sudani N, Bangash R, Khadra M, Mahmood A, Nusairat L, John R, Mohammad I. Improving an interprofessional shared decision-making (SDM) model for patients with diabetes.
• Abstract accepted and presented at the Virtual Michigan Summit on Quality Improvement and Patient Safety. May 2020.

8. Shammout L, Bahsoun G, Mohammad I. Tapering practices of controlled substances in a primary care clinic. Beaumont Research Conference. Dearborn, Michigan. Jun 2020.
• Abstract accepted and presented at the Ohio Pharmacy Residency Conference. Apr 2020.
• Poster presentation at Wayne State University Eugene Applebaum College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences Research and Student Research Day. Detroit, Michigan. Nov 2019.

9. Altwil W, Chahrour H, Mohammad I. A retrospective evaluation of the impact of interprofessional efforts with an ambulatory pharmacy team on hemoglobin A1c in an internal medicine clinic. Wayne State University Eugene Applebaum College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences Research Day. Detroit, Michigan. Oct 2019.

10. Elabdallah M, Ibrahim I, Eljack A, Rehman T, Habbal H, Shereef H, Alsudani N, John R, Elteriefi R, Mohammad I. Improving safety on long-term controlled substances via urine drug screening: an interprofessional approach.
• Abstract accepted and presented at American College of Physicians Michigan Chapter Residents/Medical Students Day. Sterling Heights, Michigan. May 2019.
• Abstract accepted and presented at the Beaumont Hospital Dearborn Resident’s Research Day. Dearborn, Michigan. Apr 2019.

11. Modi P, Shetty R, Hashim A, Hnayni W, Tataje G, Alkharoofa Z, Bangash R, Swaminathan L, John R, Zimmerman J, Mohammad I. Implementation of an interprofessional shared decision-making model for patients with uncontrolled diabetes.
• Abstract accepted and presented at the Michigan Summit on Quality Improvement and Patient Safety. Troy, Michigan. May 2019. (Awarded 3rd place poster).
• Abstract accepted and presented at the Beaumont Hospital Dearborn Resident’s Research Day. Dearborn, Michigan. Apr 2019.

12. Al-banaa K, Mohammad I, Rehman T, Mahmood R, Al Rubaye A, Elteriefi R. Think beyond the numbers: a case of lithium toxicity with normal therapeutic level. American College of Physicians Michigan Chapter Scientific Meeting. Acme, Michigan. Oct 2018.

13. Elabdallah M, Ali A, Elghafri A, Modi P, Noureldin M, Shah S, Valliappan C, Elteriefi R, Mohammad I. Improving adherence to a controlled substance agreement policy: an interprofessional approach.
• Abstract accepted and presented at the Michigan Summit on Quality Improvement and Patient Safety. Troy, Michigan. Jun 2018. (Awarded 3rd place presentation out of 108 presentations)
• Abstract accepted and presented at the Southeast Michigan Center for Medical Education Annual Research Forum. Dearborn, Michigan. May 2018.
• Abstract accepted and presented at the Beaumont Hospital Dearborn Resident’s Research Day. Dearborn, Michigan. Apr 2018. (Awarded 6th place presentation)
• Poster presented at Wayne State University Eugene Applebaum College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences Research Day and EACPHS Research and Student Research Day by student Mona Mawari, Pharm.D. Candidate. Detroit, Michigan. Nov 2018.

14. Ahmed M, Al-Jubori M, Bangash R, Rehman T, Shetty R, Smbatt K, Zakharia K, Kane J, Mohammad I. Impact of efforts to improve medication reconciliation for geriatric patients in a resident-run internal medicine clinic.
• Abstract accepted and presented at the Michigan Summit on Quality Improvement and Patient Safety. Troy, Michigan. Jun 2018.
• Abstract accepted and presented at the Southeast Michigan Center for Medical Education Annual Research Forum. Dearborn, Michigan. May 2018.
• Abstract accepted and presented at the Beaumont Hospital Dearborn Resident’s Research Day. Dearborn, Michigan. Apr 2018. (Awarded 2nd place presentation)

15. Mohammad I, Garwood C, Whittaker P. Outcomes of chronic care management (CCM) in primary care practice.
• Poster presentation at the Wayne State University Cardiovascular Research Institute (CVRI) Research Matters Conference. Detroit, Michigan. May 2018. (Awarded $300 travel grant)
• Poster presentation at Wayne State University Eugene Applebaum College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences Research Day. Abstract No. 32. Detroit, Michigan. Nov 2017.
• Poster presentation at American College of Clinical Pharmacy. Abstract No. 42. Phoenix, Arizona. Oct 2017.
• Poster presentation at American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP) Midyear Clinical Meeting. Abstract No. 11-142. Las Vegas, Nevada. Dec 2016.

16. Mohammad I, Shuster J, Petrovitch E, Patel J. Evaluation of a venous thromboembolism (VTE) transitions of care process involving the direct oral anticoagulants (DOAC) in the emergency department and observation unit: EVACUATE.
• Poster presentation at Southeastern Michigan Society of Health-System Pharmacists (SMSHP) Annual Resident’s Poster Session. Southfield, Michigan. May 2016.
• Poster presentation at ASHP Midyear Clinical Meeting. Abstract No. 10-239. New Orleans, Louisiana. Dec 2015.
• Poster presentation at Wayne State University Eugene Applebaum College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences Research Day. Detroit, Michigan. Nov 2015.

17. Mohammad I, Davis SL. Incidence, duration, and characterization of bacteremic osteomyelitis. Abstract No. 3-242. ASHP Midyear Clinical Meeting. Anaheim, California. Dec 2014.

18. Student Society of Health-System Pharmacists (SSHP). Pulmonary health education. ASHP Midyear Clinical Meeting. Anaheim, California. Dec 2014.
• Poster presentation on behalf of the SSHP as the President

19. Mohammad I, Powell A, Garbarino A, Martin E, Molloy L. Incidence and reversibility of myelosuppression among children receiving linezolid. Wayne State University Eugene Applebaum College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences Research Day. Detroit, Michigan. Oct 2013.

Funded Research

1. Jan 2021
Beaumont Health Reach the Moon Grant: $28,285
Title: Development of a Patient and Family-Led Diabetes Peer Support Group
Role: Primary investigator, grant proposal, protocol development, project implementation

2. Jan 2019
Beaumont Patient Safety Grant: $8,000
Title: Improving Controlled Substance Safety in an Internal Medicine Clinic Via an Interprofessional Approach
Role: Primary investigator, grant proposal, protocol development, project implementation

3. Oct 2018
Beaumont Health Reach the Moon Grant: $16,000
Title: Improving Glycemic Control Using Shared Decision-Making Tools and Interprofessional Visits
Role: Primary investigator, grant proposal, protocol development, project implementation

4. Oct 2016
ACCP Ambulatory Care PRN Seed Grant: $1,000
Title: Can a Pharmacist-Led Chronic Care Management Service Improve Outcomes in an Inner-City Geriatric Clinic?: An Interrupted Time Series and Cost-Utility Analysis
Role: Grant proposal, primary investigator, data collection and analysis

5. Jan 2016
Michigan Pharmacy Foundation Grant: $2,000
Title: Patient Self-Monitoring and Empowerment Project
Role: Grant proposal, service implementation, data analysis, manuscript preparation