Timothy P. Gauthier, Pharm.D., BCPS-AQ ID is a pharmacist trained in infectious diseases and antimicrobial stewardship. He is a clinician, researcher, educator, author and social media influencer. He is an advocate for antimicrobial stewardship.
Dr. Gauthier graduated from Northeastern University’s School of Pharmacy (Boston, MA) in 2008. He then completed a Post-Graduate Year-1 Pharmacy Practice Residency and a Post-Graduate Year-2 Infectious Diseases Pharmacy Residency at Jackson Memorial Hospital (Miami, FL).
From 2010 through 2014 Dr. Gauthier was Assistant Professor of Pharmacy Practice at Nova Southeastern University College of Pharmacy (Fort Lauderdale, FL). Since leaving academia he has been working as a clinical infectious diseases & antimicrobial stewardship pharmacist (Miami, FL). He is the founder and editor-in-chief of www.IDstewardship.com and the @IDstewardship social media profiles.
He is a Board Certified Pharmacotherapy Specialist with Added Qualifications in Infectious Diseases and has completed the Making A Difference in Infectious Diseases Pharmacotherapy Antimicrobial Stewardship Training Program.
Dr. Gauthier’s scholarly work has been read by over 750,000 people and through social media he has reached millions of people across the world.
He has published >20 peer-reviewed articles indexed in PubMed, including contributions within top journals such as Clinical Infectious Diseases, Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy, American Journal of Pharmaceutical Education, and American Journal of Health-System Pharmacy. He has co-authored several book chapters. He has worked as a free-lance writer for Pharmacy Times. He serves as a peer reviewer for several medical journals.
His research interests include: antimicrobial stewardship, pharmacy education, pharmacy practice, pharmacy leadership, social media, colistin, inhaled tobramycin, penicillin skin testing, and treatment of vancomycin-resistant Enterococci.
Dr. Gauthier is active on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Figure1, LinkedIn and Pinterest. He is one of the most followed pharmacists on social media. His goal is to share reliable and relevant information from the world of pharmacy and healthcare in general.
You can find him on social media @IDstewardship or click the social media icons on this page. You can also find him on ResearchGate.
He continues to be active in clinical practice, teaching, service and scholarship.