Alyson Blum, Pharm.D.


Education
Doctor of Pharmacy, Washington State University
Bachelor of Science, Cellular and Molecular Biology, University of Washington

Fellowships & Additional Training
Pharmacy resident in obstetrics, Sacred Heart Medical Center and Children’s Hospital, Spokane, WA 2014

Teaching
Blum teaches PY1 and PY3 pharmacotherapy courses, focusing on medications in pregnancy and lactation. She is the instructor of record for the online elective: Diseases, Complications and Drug Therapy in Obstetrics. Additionally, she is a guest facilitator in the Advanced Pharmaceutical Care Lab.

Blum is also a preceptor for three very unique PY4 rotations. In the summer, she takes students to Camp STIX, a camp for children with Type I diabetes. During spring break, she takes students to Guatemala on a cleft lip and palette surgery team. Lastly, Blum precepts pharmacy students at her clinical site in high-risk pregnancy, lactation and labor and delivery at Sacred Heart Medical Center and Children’s Hospital.

Research and Practice Site
Blum specializes in obstetrics. She serves as the clinical pharmacist for the Maternal Fetal Medicine Team at Providence Medical Group, as well as, the Obstetrical Hospitalists Team and the Birth Place at Sacred Heart Medical Center and Children’s Hospital. This is a new position created by Gerald Briggs. Research, in cost effectiveness of pharmacists in this setting, will be ongoing for the next two years.

Awards
Spokane Pharmacy Association, Resident of the Year, 2014

Licensure
Washington State Pharmacist License
Idaho State Pharmacist License
Idaho Pharmacist Controlled Substance Registration

Memberships

  • Editorial Board for Diabetes Spectrum
  • Mother to Baby, a service of the Organization of Teratology Information Specialists (OTIS)
  • American College of Clinical Pharmacy
  • Washington State Pharmacists Association
  • American Pharmacist Association – New Practitioner Mentor for Washington State University
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Clinical Assistant Professor
Pharmacotherapy Department

Alyson.blum@wsu.edu
509-995-6812

Office:HSB 210L
P.O. Box 1495
Washington State University
Spokane, WA  99210-1495