Kimberly Claeys, Pharm.D., BCPS is an Assistant Professor within the Department of Pharmacy Practice and Science at the University of Maryland School of Pharmacy as well as an Antimicrobial Stewardship Pharmacist at University of Maryland Medical Center.
Dr. Claeys completed her didactic training at Wayne State University’s Eugene Applebaum College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences in Detroit, Michigan. She then completed her post-graduate year 1 Pharmacy Practice Residency at the University of Illinois at Chicago College of Pharmacy and University of Illinois at Chicago Hospital and Health Sciences System in Chicago Illinois. After residency, she completed a two-year Infectious Diseases Pharmacotherapy and Health Outcomes Fellowship at the Anti-Infective Research Laboratory at Wayne State University as well as a Graduate Certificate in Public Health from Wayne State University School of Medicine.
Her research interests include: Infectious diseases epidemiology; clinical and economic outcomes of health care associated infections and drug-resistant bacterial infections; clinical pharmacology and translation research; development of predictive/prognostic models and decision analysis to improve antimicrobial stewardship and patient outcomes.