Jon Wietholter, Pharm.D., BCPS

Assistant Professor of Clinical Pharmacy

Department of Clinical Pharmacy
West Virginia University School of Pharmacy
1120C Health Sciences North
P.O. Box 9520
Morgantown, WV 26506-9520

Phone: (304)293.1504
Fax: (304)293.7672
E-Mail: jwietholter@hsc.wvu.edu
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Jon Wietholter, Pharm.D.

BIOSKETCH


Dr. Jon Wietholter is a 2007 graduate of the University of Pittsburgh School of Pharmacy.  After graduation, Jon completed a PGY-1 residency at Pitt County Memorial Hospital (now Vidant Health) which is affiliated with East Carolina University in Greenville, NC.  He is currently a Clinical Assistant Professor at West Virginia University and an Internal Medicine Clinical Pharmacist at Ruby Memorial Hospital in Morgantown, WV where he collaborates with the West Virginia University Internal Medicine department.

EDUCATION

Doctor of Pharmacy, University of Pittsburgh, 2007

TEACHING INTERESTS AND COURSES TAUGHT


Critical Care Pharmacotherapy (PHAR 791)  - Co-Coordinator
Therapeutic Patient Monitoring (PHAR 739)                                        
Pharmaceutical Care Lab 6 (PHAR 736)
Patient Health Education (PHAR 720)
Pharmacotherapeutics IV (PHAR 740)                                                                                    
Pharmacotherapeutics I (PHAR 715)
Pharmaceutical Care Lab 3 (PHAR 723)

PRACTICE INTERESTS

Dr. Wietholter’s practice interests are focused mostly in the area of Internal Medicine where he has an interest in COPD and Multiple Sclerosis management as well as studying healthcare in underserved populations, specifically South Africa. He is also responsible for rounding with Internal Medicine physicians and residents, precepting students from West Virginia University during clinical rotations in both Internal Medicine and International Medicine, and precepting both PGY-1 and PGY-2 pharmacy residents.


SELECTED PUBLICATIONS


Wietholter JP, Coetzee R, McCartney J, Gegg J, Schwinghammer TL.  Development of an international advanced pharmacy practice experience (APPE) and lessons learned after implementation.  Curr Pharm Teach Learn 2014;6(2):304-312.

Wietholter JP.  Chapter 67: Glaucoma.  In: Pharmacotherapy Principles & Practice Study Guide: A Case Based Care Plan Approach, 3rd ed.  New York: McGraw-Hill, 2013: 273-275.

Wietholter JP.  Generalized Convulsive Status Epilepticus in Adults: Initial Pharmacologic Management.  US Pharm. 2013;38(1):HS-12-HS-16.

Wietholter JP.  The Power of Positivity.  In: Nourishing the Soul of Pharmacy: Stories of Reflection.  Lenexa, KS: American College of Clinical Pharmacy, 2011: 125-128.

Wietholter JP.  Chapter 113: Vitamin B12 Deficiency.  In: Pharmacotherapy Casebook: A Patient-Focused Approach.  8th ed.  New York: McGraw-Hill, 2011: 298-300.


SELECTED PRESENTATIONS


“New Oral Anticoagulant Agents.”  2013 American College of Physicians: West Virginia Chapter Annual Scientific Meeting.  Roanoke, WV, October 2013

“Now You See Me, Now You Don’t: A Pharmacist’s Guide to Glaucoma.”  Drug Store News: Collaborative Care Webinar.  September 25, 2013

“Pharmacotherapy Updates in the Management of COPD.”  38th Annual Hal Wanger Family Medicine Conference, West Virginia University School of Medicine: Internal Medicine Grand Rounds.  Morgantown, WV, September 2012.         
               
“Pharmacotherapy Updates for the Treatment of COPD.” West Virginia Association of Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Rehab (WVACVPR).  Flatwoods, West Virginia, May 2012.

“Acute Care Case Studies: An American Perspective.” Multiple Sclerosis and Diabetic Ketoacidosis, Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University, Port Elizabeth, S. Africa, August 2011.

"Multiple Sclerosis: Current Treatments and Future Possibilities."  West Virginia Society of Health System Pharmacists (WVSHP), Morgantown, WV, April 2011.

"Migraines: The Pain Heard Round the World."  West Virginia University School of Pharmacy, Southern Appalachian Fall Seminar, Pipestem, WV, August 2010.