Professional Bio

Education

  • Pharm.D., Idaho State University, 2000
  • M.S.c, Drug Information and Communications, Long Island University, 1992
  • B.S., Pharmacy, University of Texas, 1988

Dr. Miki Goldwire comes to Regis University with over 20 years’ experience in drug information. She received her B.S. in Pharmacy from The University of Texas, an M.S. in Drug Information and Communications from the Arnold and Marie Schwartz College of Pharmacy, and a Pharm.D. from Idaho State University. She completed an ASHP-accredited pharmacy practice residency at the University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston and a 2-year fellowship in Drug Information at the Arnold Marie Schwartz College of Pharmacy. Dr. Goldwire is also a Board Certification Pharmacotherapy Specialist. After completion of her fellowship, she worked as a Drug Information Specialist at the International Drug Information Center at the Arnold and Marie Schwartz College of Pharmacy in Brooklyn. Leaving New York for her home state of Texas, Dr. Goldwire worked at Texas Children’s Hospital in Houston where she was the Clinical Coordinator for Drug Information. Here she developed materials for drug formulary review, medication use review, and policy review; she also edited and published the bimonthly Pharmacy and Therapeutics Newsletter as well as the biennial drug formulary.  Dr. Goldwire left hospital pharmacy practice for industry when hired by Pharmacia as a Clinical Science Manager specializing in arthritis and pain. After a move to Denver, Dr. Goldwire worked as a Senior Clinical Content Specialist under the Editorial Department of Thompson Micromedex where she reviewed written content for and provided constructive feedback to writers. Most recently, Dr. Goldwire has coordinated and served as a preceptor for non-traditional Pharm.D. program at the University of Colorado. Dr. Goldwire has presented at numerous local, regional, and national pharmacy meetings. Dr. Goldwire is the Director of the Regis University School of Pharmacy Drug Information Service (druginformation@regis.edu). Dr. Goldwire may be reached by email at mgoldwir@regis.edu.

Expertise & Certifications

  • Board Certified Pharmacotherapy Specialist, 2012
  • Pharmacy-Based Immunization Delivery Program, APhA Certificate Training Program, Trainer, 2011
  • Delivering Medication Therapy Management in the Community, APhA Certificate Training Program, 2011
  • American Heart Association Certified Advanced Cardiac Life Support, 2011
  • The Competitive Edge: Advanced Experiential Training in Outcomes Research, ASHP, 1998
  • Lasdon Research Fellowship in Drug Information, International Drug Information Center, Arnold and Marie Schwartz College of Pharmacy, Brooklyn, NY, 1992
  • ASHP Accredited General Pharmacy Residency, University of Texas Medical Branch Galveston, 1989

Professional Memberships

  • American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy (AACP)
  • American College of Clinical Pharmacists (ACCP)

 

Research and Scholarship

Research Interests

  • Drug Information
  • Literature Evaluation
  • Pediatrics

Recent Publications

Gabay M, Smith JA, Chavez ML, Goldwire M, Walker S, Coon S, et al. White Paper on natural products. Pharmacotherapy. Pharmacotherapy. 2017;37(1):e1-5.

Goldwire MA.  Medication Safety in Geriatric Patients.  Module component (1.0 continuing education credit hours) of a 12-hour consultant pharmacist recertification course titled “Optimizing Geriatric Care:  A Guide to Therapeutic Considerations for the Senior Care Patient” provided by the University of Florida College of Pharmacy.  Available December 2015 to December 2018 at: http://cpe.pharmacy.ufl.edu/courses/consultant/optimizing-geriatric-care-a-guide-to-therapeutic-considerations-for-the-senior-care-patient/

Goldwire MA.  Pharmacokinetic Changes in the Elderly.  Module component (1.0 continuing education credit hours) of a 12-hour consultant pharmacist recertification course titled “Optimizing Geriatric Care:  A Guide to Therapeutic Considerations for the Senior Care Patient” provided by the University of Florida College of Pharmacy.  Available December 2015 to December 2018 at: http://cpe.pharmacy.ufl.edu/courses/consultant/optimizing-geriatric-care-a-guide-to-therapeutic-considerations-for-the-senior-care-patient/

Goldwire MA.  Management of Insomnia in Geriatric Patients.  Module component (1.0 continuing education credit hours) of a 12-hour consultant pharmacist recertification course titled “Optimizing Geriatric Care:  A Guide to Therapeutic Considerations for the Senior Care Patient” provided by the University of Florida College of Pharmacy.  Available December 2015 to December 2018 at: http://cpe.pharmacy.ufl.edu/courses/consultant/optimizing-geriatric-care-a-guide-to-therapeutic-considerations-for-the-senior-care-patient/

Goldwire MA.  Management of Parkinson’s Disease.  Module component (1.0 continuing education credit hours) of a 12-hour consultant pharmacist recertification course titled “Optimizing Geriatric Care:  A Guide to Therapeutic Considerations for the Senior Care Patient” provided by the University of Florida College of Pharmacy.  Available December 2015 to December 2018 at: http://cpe.pharmacy.ufl.edu/courses/consultant/optimizing-geriatric-care-a-guide-to-therapeutic-considerations-for-the-senior-care-patient/

Goldwire MA, Lehano C, Ostenson A. Nicotine replacement therapy in the hospitalized patient. US Pharm. 2015; 40(8):HS20-HS24.
Goldwire MA, Babby J. Evidence-based medicine. In: The Clinical Practice of Drug Information. Burlington, MA: Jones & Barlett Learning; 2016.

Goldwire, M.A. Screening and treatment of pediatric dyslipidemias. US Pharm. 2014; 39(5):52-58.

Goldwire, M. (2013, May 21). Clinical Considerations in Premature Infants. U.S. Pharmacist. Retrieved May 14, 2014, from http://www.uspharmacist.com/content/d/feature/c/40709/

Kier, K., Goldwire, M.A. (October 2011) Drug information resources and literature retrieval. In: Pharmacotherapy Self-Assessment Program. Kansas City, MO: American College of Clinical Pharmacy (ACCP)

Recent Presentations

Goldwire MA. Pharmaceutical Information: An Update in Drug Information Services and Drug Costs. Colorado Council of Medical Librarians Membership Meeting; February 10, 2017; Denver, CO.

Goldwire MA, Haight RC, McCollum MM. Effects of time limits during a drug information (DI) exam and student performance. Poster presented at: 2016 American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy Annual Meeting; Jul 23, 2016; Anaheim, CA.

Goldwire MA, Haight RC, McCollum MM. Relationship between Integrated Pharmacotherapy (IP) and non-IP cumulative course scores and success on drug information(DI) exams. Poster presented at: 2016 American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy Annual Meeting; Jul 23, 2016; Anaheim, CA.

Goldwire MA. Using team-based-learning (TBL) to deliver drug information, research methods, biostatistics, and literature evaluation content: 6 years’ experience. Roundtable discussion presented at: 2016 American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy Annual Meeting; Jul 23, 2016; Anaheim, CA.

Goldwire, M., Smith, K., McCollum, M.M.  Relationship between intra-semester quizzes and cumulative exam score in a team-based learning literature evaluation course,  American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy (AACP) Annual meeting. National Harbor, MD. Poster presentation.  July 12-13, 2015.

Goldwire, M.A., Smith, K., Haight, R., McCollum, M. Impact of high and low-ranking team-members on individual-scores in a team-based learning integrated literature evaluation(ILE) course. American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy (AACP) Annual Meeting.   National Harbor, MD.  Poster presentation.  July 12-13, 2015.

Goldwire, M.A.  Innovations in Interprofessional Education Roundtables, American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy (AACP) Annual Meeting.  IPE Spiritual Care Elective at Social and Administrative Sciences Section.  National Harbor, MD.  Presentation and round table discussion July 12, 2015.  

Fete M, Goldwire M, Lalama J, Martell, C. Update in the drug treatment of cardiovascular disease.  Rueckert-Hartman College for Health Professions 2nd Annual Summit for Healthcare Professionals; Denver, CO. CE presentation, September 19, 2014

Goldwire, M.A., Crewell, J., Pennington, K., et al. Interprofessional spiritual care elective: a pilot experience. University Research and Scholarship Symposium, Regis University. Denver, CO: April 2014.

Ng, D.*, Papageorgiou, R.*, Goldwire, M.A. Evaluating the utilization of a school-specific mobile site for accessing drug databases in pharmacy practice. University Research and Scholarship Symposium, Regis University. Denver, CO: April 2014.

Nassar N*, Papageorgiou R*, McCullough M*, Khedir Al-tiae J*, Goldwire MA. Assessment of drug information resource preferences and curriculum preparedness by pharmacy students for clinical rotations. University Research and Scholarship Symposium, Regis University. Denver, CO: Apr 2014.

Nassar N, Khedir Al-tiae J, McCullough M, Papageorgiou R, Goldwire MA. Assessment of drug information resource preferences and curriculum preparedness by pharmacy students for clinical rotations. The American Society of Health-System Pharmacists ASHP Annual Meeting, Orlando, FL. December 2013.

Goldwire, MA, Ng D, Miyashiro K, Dawit R,. Assessment of drug information resource preferences and curriculum preparedness by pharmacy students. American College of Clinical Pharmacy ACCP Annual Meeting, Albuquerque, NM. Poster. October 13-16, 2013.

Goldwire MA, Smith KA, McCollum M. Association of exam scores and final literature critique paper score in a literature evaluation course. Poster Presentation: American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy (AACP) Annual Meeting. Chicago, IL. July 2013.

Goldwire MA, Sucher A, McCollum M. Interprofessional education: from theory to classroom. Poster presentation: American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy (AACP) Annual Meeting. Chicago, IL. July 2013.

Goldwire MA, Pennington K, Crewell J, McGuire M, Roysden D, Davis A. Interprofessional Spiritual Care Elective: A Pilot Experience. American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy (AACP) Annual Meeting, Chicago, IL. Platform. July 15, 2013.

Goldwire MA, Crewell J, Pennington K, et al. Development of an interprofessional elective: a pilot experience, Metro State University, Teacher-Scholar Forum. Denver, CO. February 22, 2013.

Goldwire MA, Crewell J, Pennington K, et al. Interprofessional Spiritual Care Elective for Pharmacy Students, 5th Annual Evidence-Based Practice, Research and Innovation Conference. Denver, CO. November 9, 2012.

Goldwire M, Moote R, Sucher A, McCollum M. Interprofessional experiences at Regis University School of Pharmacy. Poster Presentation: American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy Annual Meeting, Kissimmee, FL. July 2012.

Goldwire MA, Sucher A. Team-based learning 101, Integrating Learning: A Regis College Faculty Summer Institute, Denver, CO. May 21, 2012.

Clark DR, Clapp P, Goldwire MA, Moote R, Nelson MH, Beyond Basics: Becoming an Expert in TBLC Classroom Facilitation, 11th Annual Team-Based Learning Collaborative. St. Petersburg, FL. March 2, 2012.

Goldwire, M., Moote, R., Sucher, A.S., & McCollum, M.  Interprofessional Experiences at Regis University School of Pharmacy. 2012 AACP Annual Meeting. Orlando, FL. 2012.

Goldwire, M., Pennington, K., Crewell, J., McGuire, M., Roysden, D., & Davis, A. Interprofessional Spiritual Care Elective for Pharmacy Students. 5th Annual Evidence-Based Practice, Research and Innovation Conference. Denver, CO. 2012.

Goldwire, M.A., Crewell, J., Pennington, K., Davis, A., & McGuire, M.  Development of an Interprofessional Elective: A Pilot Experience. 2013 Teacher-Scholar Forum, Denver, CO. February 22, 2013.

Goldwire, M.A., Crewell, J., Pennington, K., McGuire, M., Roysden, D., & Davis, A. Interprofessional Spiritual Care Elective for Pharmacy Students, 5th Annual Evidence-Based Practice, Research and Innovation Conference, Denver, CO. November 9, 2012.

Goldwire MA, Crewell J, Pennington K, et al. Interprofessional Spiritual Care Elective for Pharmacy Students, 5th Annual Evidence-Based Practice, Research and Innovation Conference. Denver, CO. November 9, 2012.

Goldwire M, Moote R, Sucher A, McCollum M. Interprofessional experiences at Regis University School of Pharmacy. Poster Presentation: American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy Annual Meeting, Kissimmee, FL. July 2012.

Goldwire MA, Sucher A. Team-based learning 101, Integrating Learning: A Regis College Faculty Summer Institute, Denver, CO. May 21, 2012.

Clark DR, Clapp P, Goldwire MA, Moote R, Nelson MH, Beyond Basics: Becoming an Expert in TBLC Classroom Facilitation, 11th Annual Team-Based Learning Collaborative. St. Petersburg, FL. March 2, 2012.


*denotes a pharmacy student

Awards and Recognition

Preceptor of the Year, Non-traditional PharmD Program, University of Colorado School of Pharmacy, Spring 2013

Community Involvement and Service

Service to Regis University

  • Violinist, Memorial Service for Dr. Dean Allison, Nov 11, 2014; RHCHP Christmas Party, Dec 2012; Regis University, Installation Mass for Father Fitzgibbons, Sep 24, 2012; RHCHP Christmas Party, Dec 2011; Regis University, Baccalaureate Ceremony and Mass, May 5, 2012; Regis University, A Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols, Dec 9, 2011, Dec 10, 2010, Regis University Mass of the Holy Spirit, Sep 2010
  • Reader Mass Intentions, Regis University Mass of the Holy Spirit, Sep 2013
  • Pharmacy Resource; 9 News Health Fair; Regis University, Apr 2011
  • Learning Technology Fair, Mar 2011 

Service to School of Pharmacy, Regis University

  • Chair, Curriculum Committee
    Faculty Advisor American Managed Care Pharmacy (AMCP) student chapter, 2014-present
  • Editor. Pharma Personalis, Regis University School of Pharmacy newsletter

Service to Pharmacy Profession

  • American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy, Award Committee SAS Section, 2014-Present, Pharmacy and Drug Information Section Resource Guide Subcommittee, 2012-2015, Quorum Committee, AACP Council of Faculties, 2014-2015, Program Planning Committee SAS Group 2014 Annual Meeting, 2013-2014
  • American College Clinical Pharmacists, Membership Committee Drug Information PRN, 2014 – Present, Programing Committee Drug Information PRN, 2014 – Present, Curriculum Vitae reviewer 2012 – Present, Item writer ACCP Mock Exam 2017, Item writer ACCP Clinical Pharmacy Challenge 2016, Publication Committee, 2015-2016
  • American Society for Health System Pharmacists, Reviewer, Poster presentations for the Midyear Clinical Meeting, 2012-Present CareerUniversity of Colorado Skaggs School of Pharmacy. Preceptor, appointed, 2013-present
  • Reviewer. Currents in Pharmacy Practice, 2011-present; US Pharmacist, 2011-present; ACCP Annual Meeting abstracts, 2012-present; ACCP student and resident CVs, 2012-present; AACP Annual Meeting abstracts, 2012-present; ASHP Annual Midyear Meeting, 2011-2013
  • Judge. American Managed Care Pharmacy (AMCP) formulary monograph competition between University of Colorado and Regis University School of Pharmacy students, Spring 2013
  • Cantor for Catholic Mass at the AACP Annual Meeting in Kissimmee, Fl: July 2012

Service to Community

  • St. Bernadette’s Catholic Church, Violinist, 2016 – Present
  • Lone Tree Symphony Orchestra, Violinist, 2003 – Present; Editor, Concert Programs, 2004-2017; Assistant Concert Master 2005-2014; Secretary, 2005-2013
  • Equestrian Order of the Knights of the Holy Sepulchre, 2011 – Present
  • St. Thomas More Catholic Church, Choir Member, Voice and Violinist, 2005 – Present; Cantor, 2011–2016; Extra Ordinary Minister for Holy Communion, Swedish Hospital, Sunday Mass, 2005–2015; Catechist, Great Adventure Bible Study, 2010-2011
  • Ignatian Light 18-week workshop completion, May 2012
  • Denver Catholic Biblical School, Four year program completion, 2011