Dr. Julie Ann Justo is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Clinical Pharmacy and Outcomes Sciences at the University of South Carolina College of Pharmacy in Columbia, South Carolina. She also maintains a practice site in infectious diseases and antimicrobial stewardship at Palmetto Health Richland Hospital.
Dr. Justo received her Doctor of Pharmacy degree from the University of Florida College of Pharmacy in 2009. She completed a 1-year Pharmacy Practice Residency in 2010 and a 3-year Infectious Diseases Pharmacotherapy Fellowship in 2013 at the University of Illinois at Chicago College of Pharmacy. She also received a Master of Science in Clinical and Translational Science from the UIC School of Public Health.
Dr. Justo is a Board Certified Pharmacotherapy Specialist with Added Qualifications in Infectious Diseases. Her research interests include the clinical impact of antimicrobial stewardship programs, management of gram-negative infections, and pharmacokinetic-pharmacodynamic modeling. She is an active member of professional organizations, such as the Infectious Diseases Society of America (IDSA) and the Society of Infectious Diseases Pharmacists (SIDP), and is a core member of the Antimicrobial Stewardship Collaborative of South Carolina (ASC-SC).
You can find her on Twitter @Julie_Justo.