Emi Minejima, PharmD

Title(s)Assistant Professor Of Clinical Pharmacy
SchoolSchool of Pharmacy
Phone+1 323 442 1437
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    Dr. Minejima joined the faculty at the University of Southern California School of Pharmacy in August 2012 as Assistant Professor of Clinical Pharmacy. She graduated from University of California-Berkeley with a BS in molecular and cell biology (2005) and from University of California-San Diego School of Pharmacy (2009). Dr. Minejima completed her postgraduate residency training in pharmacy practice and infectious disease at Huntington Hospital in Pasadena.

    Her clinical practice is based at LAC+USC Medical Center where she focuses on the antimicrobial stewardship program, research and precepting pharmacy students and residents in acute care medicine and infectious disease clerkships.

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    1. Minejima E, Delayo V, Lou M, Ny P, Nieberg P, She RC, Wong-Beringer A. Utility of qSOFA score in identifying patients at risk for poor outcome in Staphylococcus aureus bacteremia. BMC Infect Dis. 2019 Feb 13; 19(1):149. PMID: 30760213.
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    2. Yadav K, Masuda E, Minejima E, Spellberg B. Expected Practice as a Novel Antibiotic Stewardship Intervention. Open Forum Infect Dis. 2019 Jan; 6(1):ofy319. PMID: 30631789.
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    3. Neely MN, Kato L, Youn G, Kraler L, Bayard D, van Guilder M, Schumitzky A, Yamada W, Jones B, Minejima E. Prospective Trial on the Use of Trough Concentration versus Area under the Curve To Determine Therapeutic Vancomycin Dosing. Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 2018 02; 62(2). PMID: 29203493.
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    4. Minejima E, Wong-Beringer A. Implementation of rapid diagnostics with antimicrobial stewardship. Expert Rev Anti Infect Ther. 2016 11; 14(11):1065-1075. PMID: 27599796.
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    5. Minejima E, Bensman J, She RC, Mack WJ, Tuan Tran M, Ny P, Lou M, Yamaki J, Nieberg P, Ho J, Wong-Beringer A. A Dysregulated Balance of Proinflammatory and Anti-Inflammatory Host Cytokine Response Early During Therapy Predicts Persistence and Mortality in Staphylococcus aureus Bacteremia. Crit Care Med. 2016 Apr; 44(4):671-9. PMID: 26540400.
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    6. Minejima E, Lou M, Nieberg P, Wong-Beringer A. Patients presenting to the hospital with MRSA pneumonia: differentiating characteristics and outcomes with empiric treatment. BMC Infect Dis. 2014 May 10; 14:252. PMID: 24885158; PMCID: PMC4018616.
    7. Minejima E, Choi J, Beringer P, Lou M, Tse E, Wong-Beringer A. Applying new diagnostic criteria for acute kidney injury to facilitate early identification of nephrotoxicity in vancomycin-treated patients. Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 2011 Jul; 55(7):3278-83. PMID: 21576448; PMCID: PMC3122454.