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About Ifeanyi Onor, Pharm.D., BCPS, FNKF

Dr. Ifeanyi Onor is a Medical Science Liaison - Nephrology at Amgen Inc. Previously, he held the positions of Clinical Associate Professor of Pharmacy at Xavier University of Louisiana College of Pharmacy, Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine (gratis) at Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center New Orleans, & Internal Medicine/Nephrology Clinical Pharmacist at University Medical Center New Orleans. In his prior joint academic and clinical appointment, he educated pharmacy students, pharmacy residents, medical students, and medical residents while providing pharmaceutical care services to patients. Dr. Onor is a Board Certified Pharmacotherapy Specialist and a Fellow of the National Kidney Foundation. His clinical practice and research interests are in the area of nephrology, clinical pharmacokinetics, internal medicine, and pharmacy education.
 
Dr. Onor earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Biology from Southern University at New Orleans and his Doctor of Pharmacy degree from Xavier University of Louisiana. After receiving his Doctor of Pharmacy degree, he completed an American Society of Health-System Pharmacists accredited pharmacy practice residency at Emory Healthcare, Atlanta, Georgia.

Positions

2019 - Present Medical Science Liaison, Amgen ‐ Nephrology
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2017 - 2019 Clinical Associate Professor of Pharmacy, Xavier University of Louisiana
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2013 - 2019 Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine, Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center New Orleans ‐ Medicine
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2012 - 2017 Clinical Assistant Professor of Pharmacy, Xavier University of Louisiana
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Research Interests

Nephrology, Clinical Pharmacokinetics, Internal Medicine, and Pharmacy Education

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Professional Service and Affiliations

2019 - Present Member, Cardio Renal Society of America
2017 - Present Fellow, National Kidney Foundation
2013 - Present Member, American Society of Nephrology
2013 - Present Member, National Kidney Foundation
2011 - Present Member, American College of Clinical Pharmacy
2010 - Present Member, American Society of Health-System Pharmacists
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Honors and Awards

  • 2015 Preceptor of the Year Award – Xavier University of Louisiana (XULA) College of Pharmacy
  • 2015 American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy (AACP) Walmart Scholar Program Mentor
  • 2016 American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy (AACP) Walmart Scholar Program Mentor
  • 2017 Fellow of the National Kidney Foundation
  • 2019 Lawrence Ferring Faculty Award (Best Faculty) - Xavier University of Louisiana (XULA) College of Pharmacy

Courses

  • PGY1 - Pharmacy Academia
  • Therapeutics V
  • Professional Abilities Lab V
  • Therapeutics IV
  • Professional Abilities Lab III
  • Pharmaceutical Biotechnology and Pharmacogenomics
  • Applied Pharmacokinetics
  • Basic & Clinical Nutrition
  • APPE - Internal Medicine
  • APPE - Research
  • IPPE - Internal Medicine
  • PGY1 - Internal Medicine

Education

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August 2007 - May 2011 PharmD, Xavier University of Louisiana ‐ College of Pharmacy
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August 2003 - May 2007 BS, Southern University, New Orleans ‐ Department of Biology
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Peer-Reviewed Articles (12)

Book Chapters (1)