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Tricia A. Meyer is an Adjunct Professor of Anesthesiology for the Texas A&M College of Medicine
Meyer was awarded the American Society of Health System Pharmacists Best Practices and Distinguished Service award. She was also awarded by her state society the Pharmacy Leadership, Pharmacy Collaborative and the Lewis Smith Pharmacy Practitioner award. She is a co-author for the ASHP Guidelines on Surgery and Anesthesiology Pharmaceutical Services and the joint paper from Society of Critical Care Medicine, American College of Clinical Pharmacy & ASHP on the role of the Critical Care Pharmacist. She has also contributed to the Standardize for Safety Initiative from a FDA grant to ASHP on standardized concentrations. She worked with the Institute for Safe Medication Practices on the Safe Medication Use in Perioperative and Procedural Area Guidelines. She received the Abbott National Quality Award for 3 years and the Organon Leadership Award in Hospital Pharmacy. Meyer is recognized as an ASHP Fellow.
Meyer’s clinical interest is in the field of anesthesiology where she has published and conducted numerous research studies. She was appointed as the first pharmacist to the Anesthesia Patient Safety Foundation and currently serves on the Education and Training Committee and Editorial Board. She regularly contributes to the Anesthesia Patient Safety Foundation Newsletter on perioperative medication safety. She is involved with Consensus Panel on the Guidelines for Management of Postoperative Nausea and Vomiting. The guidelines are being updated and the 5th revision of the guidelines will be published in later 2024. Meyer was recommended by ASHP and appointed by CMS to a Technical Expert Panelist on Ambulatory Surgery metrics.