Kimberley J. Begley, PharmD, RPh
Kimberley J. Begley, PharmD, RPh

Kimberley J. Begley, PharmD, RPh

Associate Professor
School of Pharmacy and Health Professions

Academic Appointments

Department

  • Pharmacy Practice

Position

  • Associate Professor

Education

  • Creighton University School of Pharmacy and Health Professions

Certifications

January 2017:  American Pharmacists Association The Pharmacist and Patient-Centered Diabetes Care Certificate Program.                      
October 2016 -- Present:  Foreign Pharmacist Graduate Equivalency Exam (FPGEE) and the Pharmacy Curriculum Outcomes Assessment (PCOA) Item Writing Workshop for the National Association of Boards of Pharmacy
April 2015:  Community Pharmacy-Based Point-of-Care Testing Certificate Program and Train-the-Trainer Program
November 2013:  American Pharmacists Association Delivering Medication Therapy Management Services Certificate Program and Train-the-Trainer Program     
November 2009:   Nicotine Cessation Certification Program, Nebraska Pharmacists Association
October 2008 -- Present:  Collaborative Institutional Training Initiative Human Research, Social & Behavioral Research Basic Course and Refresher Courses
August 2008:  Cholestech ® and Blood Pressure Trainer for Cardiovascular Risk Assessment Course
October 2007 -- Present:  Collaborative Institutional Training Initiative Human Research, Biomedical Research
Basic Course and Refresher Courses
September 2006:  American Pharmacists Association Pharmacy-Based Immunization Delivery Certificate Program
September 2006 -- Present:   American Heart Association Basic Life Support Certification (BLS)                
January 2003 – 2006:  Diabetic Education Specialist, Walgreens Pharmacy
 

Publications and Presentations

Books

  • Doll J, Ryan Haddad A, Laughlin A, Todd M, Packard K, Yee J, Harris B, Begley K. Building interprofessional cultural competence. In: Rosemary M Caron and Joav Merrick, editors. Public health: Improving health via inter-professional collaborations, Nova Science, 37-46, 2014

Articles

  • Pick A, Begley K, Augustine. Changes in Teaching Strategies to Accommodate a New Generation of Learner: A Case Study. Pharm Educ. 2017;17(1):90-94., Pharmacy Education, 17(1), 90-94, 2017
  • Hoie E, O’Brien K, Neighbors K, Castillo S, Begley K. Direct Oral Anticoagulants for the Prevention of Stroke in Nonvalvular Atrial Fibrillation. US Pharm. 2017;42(2):32-35., US Pharmacist, 42(2), 32-35, 2017
  • Iverson L, Packard K, Ryan Haddad A, Begley K, Doll J, Hawkins K, Laughlin A, Manz J, Todd M, Wichman C. Development of an Instrument to Evaluate Interprofessional Student Team Interactions. , Journal of Interprofessional Care, 2016
  • Dalke B, Ivers T, O’Brien K, Castillo S, Hoie E, Begley K. Gonorrhea: Treatment and Management Considerations for the Male Patient., U.S. Pharmacist, 41(8), 41-44, 2016
  • Pick A, Sweet D, Begley K. A Review of Pediatric Bacterial Meningitis., US Pharmacist, 41(2), 17-20, 2016
  • Hoie E, Castillo S, Begley K, O’Brien K, Kreimer L. Monoclonal Antibodies for the Treatment of Hypercholesterolemia., US Pharmacist, 41(2), 17-20, 2016
  • Laughlin A, Ryan Haddad A, Doll J, Packard K, Begley K, Todd M, Harris B, Yee, J. Preparing Students for Team Based Care for Vulnerable Populations, Health and Interprofessional Practice, 2(4), eP1087, 2015
  • Begley K, Monaghan M, Clavier C, Lugo R, Crouch M. Technology in the Pharmacy Learning Environment: Surveys of Use and Misuse., Inov Pharm, 6(1), 186, 2015
  • Doll J, Ryan Haddad A, Laughlin A, Todd M, Packard K, Yee J, Harris B, Begley K. Building Interprofessional Cultural Competence: Reflections of Faculty Engaged in Training Students to Care for the Vulnerable., International Public Health Journal, 7(1), 131-138, 2015
  • Begley K, Castillo S, Steinshouer C, Malesker M. The Role of Pharmacists in the Treatment of Daytime Sleepiness., Consultant Pharmacist : Journal of the American Society of Consultant Pharmacists, 29 (11), 741-752, 2014
  • Castillo, S., Begley, K., Malesker, M., Steinshouer, C. Sodium oxybate: a primer for pharmacists in the treatment of narcolepsy, Consultant Pharmacist : Journal of the American Society of Consultant Pharmacists, 29 (8), 547-554, 2014
  • Castillo S, Begley K, Ryan Haddad A, Sorrentino E, Twum-Fening K. Depression in the Elderly: A Pharmacist’s Perspective. Drug Topics’ Hospital Pharmacist Special Report. 2014., Formulary, 2014
  • Tilleman J, Begley K, DeSimone E, Valmores R. Identifying and Treating Migraines in Children., US Pharmacist, 39 (3), 56-61, 2014
  • Castillo, Shana, Begley, Kimberley, Hoie, Eric, Elsasser, Gary, Augustine, Sam Brown Bag' Simulations to Teach Drug Utilization Review, American Journal of Pharmaceutical Education, 78 (2), Article 40 , 2014
  • Doll, Joy, Ryan-Haddad, Ann, Laughlin, Ann, Todd, Martha, Packard, Katie, Yee, Jennifer, Harris, Barbara: Begley, Begley, Kimberly Building inter-professional cultural competence, Health and human development, 37-46, 2014
  • Castillo S, Begley K, Ryan Haddad A. Depression in the Elderly: A Pharmacist’s Perspective., Formulary, 48, 388-394, 2013
  • Begley K, Monaghan M, Qi Y. Repeated Testing to Improve Skills in a Pharmacy Practice Laboratory Course, American Journal of Pharmaceutical Education, 77(6), 130, 2013
  • Begley, Kimberley, Monaghan, Michael S., Qi, Yongyue Repeated Testing to Improve Skills in a Pharmacy Practice Laboratory Course, American Journal of Pharmaceutical Education, 77 (6), Article 130, 2013
  • Ryan Haddad, A. M., Coover, K. L., Begley, K. J., Tilleman, J. A. An advanced pharmacy practice experience in community engagement, American Journal of Pharmaceutical Education, 76 (5), Article 90, 2012
  • Ryan Haddad A, Coover K, Begley K, Tilleman J. An Advanced Pharmacy Practice Experience in Community Engagement, American Journal of Pharmaceutical Education, 76(5), Article 90, 2012
  • Begley, Kimberley J., Coover, Kelli L., Tilleman, Jennifer A., Haddad, Ann M. R., Augustine, Samuel C. Medication therapy management training using case studies and the MirixaPro platform, American Journal of Pharmaceutical Education, 75 (3), Article 49, 2011
  • Begley K, Ryan Haddad A, Christensen C, Lust E. A Health Education Program for Underserved Community Youth Led by Health Professions Students, American Journal of Pharmaceutical Education, 73(6), Article 98, 2009

Publications

  • Bennett S, Castillo S, Begley K, Hoie E, O’Brien K. Revisiting Seasonal Allergies: Spotlight on Sublingual Immunotherapy. ACPE UAN: 0128-0000-16-340-H01-P for pharmacists; 0128-0000-16-340-H01-T for technicians. Credits: 1.0 hours (0.10 CEU); Available online http://www.npharm.org//Files/Membersonly/MandP/2016vol79num5SepOct.pdf, Nebraska Mortar and Pestle, 79(5), 18-23, 2016
  • Kang R, Begley K, Ryan Haddad A. A Review of the Literature for IPE and Pharmacy Students: Mapping to Standard 11 Interprofessional Education., American Journal of Pharmaceutical Education, 80 (5), Article S2, 2016
  • Johnson K, Shaner J, O’Brien K, Begley K, Castillo S, Stevens B. Pharmacist’s Role in a Dental Clinic: Establishing an Interprofessional Education Site., American Journal of Pharmaceutical Education, 80 (5), Article S2, 2016
  • Begley K, Ryan-Haddad A, Packard K, Pick A, Coover K, Johnson K, O’Brien K, Heidtbrink M, Buller M. Using Telehealth Technology to Implement IPE Activities with Prescribing Health Care Professional Students., American Journal of Pharmaceutical Education, 80 (5), Article S2, 2016
  • Ryan Haddad A, Begley K, Packard K, Todd M, Yee J, Laughlin A, Harris B, Doll J. Students’ Reflections of an Interprofessional Health Promotion Course for a Vulnerable Population., American Journal of Pharmaceutical Education, 78(5), 111, 2015
  • Kranz J, Begley K, Castillo S, O’Brien K, Hayes L. A Pharmacist-Run Patient Assistance Program: Enhancing Medication Adherence, Journal of the American Pharmacists Association, 55:2, 2015
  • Crowley K, Hayes L, Begley K, O’Brien K, Castillo S, Hoie E. A Pharmacist-Led MTM Program Improves Medication Adherence., Journal of the American Pharmacists Association, 55:2, 2015
  • Stevens B, Johnson K, Begley K, O’Brien K, Castillo S. Pharmacist’s Role in a Dental Clinic: Setting up An Interprofessional Education Site, Journal of the American Pharmacists Association, 55:2, 2015
  • Larson A, Pereira D, O’Brien K, Begley K, Castillo S. Assessment of Medication Administration Practices in a School Setting., Journal of the American Pharmacists Association, 55:2, 2015
  • Ryan Haddad, Begley K, Packard K, Doll J, Laughlin A, Todd M, Yee J, Harris B. Development of an Interprofessional Health Promotion Course for a Vulnerable Population., American Journal of Pharmaceutical Education, 78(5), 111, 2014
  • Ryan Haddad A, Alsharif N, Begley K, Klug L, Knezevich E, Ohri L, Packard K, Martens-Stricklett K. A History of Mission and Innovation in Community Engagement., American Journal of Pharmaceutical Education, 78(5), 111, 2014
  • Castillo S, Begley K, Hoie E, Elsasser G, Augustine S. “Brown Bag” Simulations to Teach Drug Utilization Review., American Journal of Pharmaceutical Education, 78(2), 40, 2013
  • Begley K, Monaghan M. Developing a Pharmacy Practice Skills Lab Based on Repeated Testing: A Five Year Analysis., American Journal of Pharmaceutical Education, 77(5), 109, 2013
  • Begley K, Ryan Haddad A. Rising to the Challenge: Identifying and Overcoming Perceived Barriers to Interprofessional Education., American Journal of Pharmaceutical Education, 77(5), 109, 2013
  • Friedman Wilson A, Monaghan M, Limpach A, Begley K, Siracuse M. The IRD Model of Curricular Structure: Evidence of Effectiveness., American Journal of Pharmaceutical Education, 77(5), 109, 2013
  • Ryan Haddad A, Coover K, Begley K, Tilleman J. Impact of a Community Engagement APPE on Students’ Confidence and Ability, American Journal of Pharmaceutical Education, 76(5), 99, 2012
  • Begley K, Coover K, Tilleman J, Ryan Haddad A, Augustine A. Medication Therapy Management Training Using Case Studies and the MirixaPro Platform., American Journal of Pharmaceutical Education, 75(3), 98, 2011
  • Ryan-Haddad A, Coover K, Jones R, Begley K, Nelson K, Cochran T, Flecky K, Martens Stricklett K. Promoting Children’s Health: An Afterschool Health Literacy Program for IPPE Service., American Journal of Pharmaceutical Education, 75(5), 105:26, 2011
  • Coover K, Tilleman J, Begley K, A ugustine S, Ryan-Haddad A, Jones R, Cantrell, E. Evaluation of Participation in Medication Therapy Management Services by Pharmacy Students on Advanced Practice Rotations,, Journal of the American Pharmacists Association, 51:2, 2011
  • Coover K, Tilleman J, Begley K, Augustine S, Ryan Haddad A, Jones RM.. Assessment of P4 Students’ Participation in Medication Therapy Management Services on Community Pharmacy Rotations, American Journal of Pharmaceutical Education, 74(5), 96:15, 2010
  • Tilleman J, Coover K, Begley K, Ryan Haddad A, Augustine S, Walter R, Nguyen T, Fujita L, Thieman C. Mobile learning via podcasts to enhance medication therapy management training for student pharmacists., American Journal of Pharmaceutical Education, 73(4), 57, 2009
  • Begley K, Oksman S, Tilleman J, Coover K, Ryan-Haddad A, Skradski J, Augustine S, Jackowski R. The use of Case Studies and the MirixaPro Platform to Evaluate Medication Therapy Management Instruction., American Journal of Pharmaceutical Education, 73(4), 57, 2009
  • Begley K, O’Brien K, Moore F, Oksman S, Skradski J, Augustine S. Restructuring a Dispensing and Pharmaceutical Care Laboratory., American Journal of Pharmaceutical Education, 73(4), 57, 2009
  • Coover K, Begley K, Tilleman J, Augustine S, Jackowski R, Jones R. Incorporating Medication Therapy Management Training into Early Experience and Dispensing Courses., American Journal of Pharmaceutical Education, 72(3), 72, 2008
  • Ryan-Haddad AM, Doll JD, Sexson EL, Nystrom KK, Faulkner MA, Coover KL, Begley KJ, Davis EM, Tilleman JA, Christensen CM, Foral PA, Bruckner AL. Enhancing the Health Fair Experience for Older Adults Through the Health Report Card and Student Health Fair Guides., American Journal of Pharmaceutical Education, 72(3), 72, 2008
  • Begley K, Ryan Haddad A, Doll J, Christensen C, Goulet C, Brown H, Arndorfer J. Developing a Health Education and Health Professions Program for Community Youth., American Journal of Pharmaceutical Education, 72(3), 72, 2008
  • Begley K, Ryan-Haddad A, Coover K, Lust E, Augustine S, O’Brien K. Welcome to the Real World: Development of a Multi-Station Hands-On Geriatric Dispensing Laboratory., American Journal of Pharmaceutical Education, 71(3), 60, 2007

Presentations

  • Pick A, Adler-Garcia A, Cook S, Begley K. Implementation of a Strengths-based Leadership Training for Third Year Pharmacy Students: A Pilot Study. The Office for Academic Excellence and Assessment. Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska. (Podium Presentation), 2017
  • Begley K.  Fighting the “Cram and Dump”: Classroom Strategies to Promote Student Learning.  The Office for Academic Excellence and Assessment. Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska. (Podium Presentation), 2017
  • Begley K, Pick A, Packard K, Klem A, Lane A.  Assessment of Clinical Knowledge and Interprofessional Collaboration during Multidisciplinary Telehealth Case Studies. The Office for Academic Excellence and Assessment. Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska. (Podium Presentation), 2017
  • Ryan Haddad A, Begley K, Todd M, Packard K, Laughlin A, Yee J, Doll J, Hawkins K, Iverson L, Manz J, Tracy M.  The Creighton Interprofessional Collaborative Evaluation (C-ICE):  An Instrument to Assess Student Interprofessional Team Interactions. Collaboration Across Boarders, VI. Banff, Alberta, Canada. (International Podium Presentation), 2017
  • Begley K, Castillo S, Coover K, Johnson K, O’Brien K, Packard K, Pick A, Ryan Haddad A.  Using Telehealth Technology as a Practical Strategy to Implement and Enhance Interprofessional Case Study Simulations. Collaboration Across Boarders, VI. Banff, Alberta, Canada. (International Podium Presentation), 2017
  • Begley K, O’Brien K, Fox J, Sullivan-Tuncan S, Wadas-Thalken K.  Promoting Equity – Best Practices to Support the Global Student Learner.  Nebraska Women in Higher Education Leadership Annual Conference, “Transforming Challenges into Meaningful Opportunities."  Lincoln, Nebraska. (Podium Presentation), 2017
  • Begley K, Cavanaugh A, Gross E, Hudson C, Strauss-Soukup J.  If I Knew Then.  Lieben Center for Women Panel Discussion.  Creighton University. Omaha, NE.  (Podium Presentation), 2017
  • Begley K, Fuji K, Neighbors K.  A Pre-Pharmacy Immersion Lab Designed to Engage Students and Heighten Professional Development. American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy Annual Meeting. Nashville, TN. (Poster Presentation), 2017
  • Begley K, Packard K, Pick A.  A Multi-State Survey to Determine the Need for a Pharmacist-Led Telehealth Opioid Abuse Prevention Program. American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy Annual Meeting. Nashville, TN. (Poster Presentation), 2017
  • Begley K, Schoening A. 2017 Distinguished Educator in Teaching as Scholarship Luncheon:  Applying the MAGIS to Real-Life Learning.  The Office for Academic Excellence and Assessment. Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska. (Podium Presentation), 2017
  • Begley K, Risoldi Z.  Keeping Your Students Engaged:  Adding a Personal touch to Online and Blended Courses. Nebraska Distance Learning Association Conference. Omaha, Nebraska. (Podium Presentation), 2017
  • Begley K, Coppard B, Lohman, H, Singh S.  Engaging Distance and Hybrid Students. National Distance Learning Week. Creighton University (Podium Presentation), 2016
  • Begley K, Hopp L, McCafferty K, Scheirton L. Get Real: Use of Simulation and Other Reality-based Learning and Assessment Activities. Invited presentation. The Office for Academic Excellence and Assessment. Creighton University. (Podium Presentation), 2016
  • Begley K, Castillo S, Johnson K, O’Brien K, Pick A, Coover K, Packard K, Ryan Haddad A. Interprofessional Telehealth Case Studies Improve Students’ Perceptions of Their Abilities to Provide Collaborative Care.  University Assessment Symposium 2016.  Creighton University.  Omaha, Nebraska. (Poster Presentation) , 2016
  • Begley K. Engaging Distance Pharmacy Students Using a Multifaceted Interactive Approach. Invited roundtable presentation. American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy Annual Meeting. Anaheim, California. (National Roundtable Presentation), 2016
  • Kang R, Begley K, Ryan Haddad A. A Review of the Literature for IPE and Pharmacy Students: Mapping to Standard 11 Interprofessional Education. American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy Annual Meeting. Anaheim, California. (Poster Presentation), 2016
  • Johnson K, Shaner J, O’Brien K, Begley K, Castillo S, Stevens B. Pharmacist’s Role in a Dental Clinic: Establishing an Interprofessional Education Site. American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy Annual Meeting. Anaheim, California. (Poster Presentation), 2016
  • Begley K, Ryan-Haddad A, Packard K, Pick A, Coover K, Johnson K, O’Brien K, Heidtbrink M, Buller M. Using Telehealth Technology to Implement IPE Activities with Prescribing Health Care Professional Students. American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy Annual Meeting. Anaheim, California. (Poster Presentation), 2016
  • Begley K, Castillo S, Dering-Anderson A, Knezevich E, Mueting M, Tilleman J. Use of Devices to Monitor or Administer Medications: A Hands-On Experience. Invited Continuing Education presentation. Nebraska Pharmacists Association Annual Convention. Lincoln, Nebraska.  ACPE UAN: 0128-0000-16-330-L01-P for pharmacists. Credits: 1.0 hours (0.10 CEU)  (State Continuing Education Presentation), 2016
  • Heidtbrink M, Buller M, Chewakin J, Begley K. Instructional Technology Day, From Apprehension to Confidence: Overcoming Technology Anxiety. Union College. Lincoln, Nebraska. (Podium Presentation), 2016
  • Begley K, Ryan Haddad A, Packard K, Pick A, Coover K, Johnson K, O’Brien K, Castillo S, Todd M. Development and Implementation of Interactive Interprofessional Telehealth Activities. Teaching and Learning with Technology Showcase. Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska. (Podium Presentation), 2016
  • Begley K, Ryan Haddad A, Packard K, Pick A, Coover K, Johnson K, O’Brien K, Castillo S, Todd M. Development and Implementation of Interactive Interprofessional Telehealth Activities. Teaching and Learning with Technology Showcase. Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska. (Poster Presentation)., 2016
  • Johnson K, Shaner J, O’Brien K, Begley K, Castillo S, Stevens B. Pharmacist’s Role in a Dental Clinic: Establishing an Interprofessional Education Site. American Dental Education Association Annual Session. Denver, Colorado. (Poster Presentation), 2016
  • Castillo S, O’Brien K, Begley K. Engaging Distance Pharmacy Skills Lab Students Using a Multifaceted Interactive Approach. Nebraska Distance Learning Association Conference. Omaha, Nebraska. (Podium Presentation)., 2016
  • Harris B, Yee J, Laughlin A, Begley K, Ryan Haddad A, Packard K, Todd M, Doll J. IPE 413: Developing Care for a Vulnerable Population: An Interprofessional Collaborative Approach for Health Promotion. University Assessment Symposium 2015: Making Purposeful Change. Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska. (Poster Presentation), 2015
  • Packard K, Ryan Haddad A, Yee J, Harris B, Todd M, Laughlin A, Begley K. A Comparison of Two Instruments to Assess Students in an Interprofessional Health Promotion Course for a Vulnerable Population. University Assessment Symposium 2015: Making Purposeful Change. Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska. (Poster Presentation), 2015
  • Begley K, Pick A. Assessing Different Methods of Retrieval Cues and Repeated Testing on Memory Retention in a Pharmacy Skills Lab. University Assessment Symposium 2015: Making Purposeful Change. Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska. (Poster Presentation), 2015
  • Packard K, Yee J, Ryan Haddad A, Todd M, Laughlin A, Harris B, Begley K, Doll J. Comparison of Two Instruments to Assess Students in an Interprofessional Health Promotion Course for a Vulnerable Population. Collaborating Across Borders V Conference. Roanoke, Virginia. (International Poster Presentation), 2015
  • Castillo S, Begley K, Knezevich J, O’Brien K, Hoie E. Group Activities to Increase Course Efficiency and Encourage Student Learning. Invited podium presentation. American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy Annual Meeting. National Harbor, Maryland. (National Podium Presentation), 2015
  • Begley K. Strategies for Increasing Efficiency in the Laboratory Setting: Laboratory Instructors Special Interest Group Special Session. Session moderator. American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy Annual Meeting. National Harbor, Maryland. (National Podium Presentation Moderator), 2015
  • Ryan Haddad A, Begley K, Packard K, Todd M, Yee J, Laughlin A, Haris B, Doll J. Students’ Reflections of an Interprofessional Health Promotion Course for a Vulnerable Population. American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy Annual Meeting. National Harbor, Maryland. (Poster Presentation), 2015
  • Barnett S, Gallimore C, Porter A, Begley K. Ensuring the Sequential Instruction and Assessment of Pharmaceutical Care Skills through Laboratory Curriculum Mapping. Webinar moderator. American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy. (National Webinar Moderator), 2015
  • Laughlin A, Begley K, Ryan Haddad A, Packard K, Todd M, Yee J, Harris B, Doll J. IPE 413: Developing Care for a Vulnerable Population: An Interprofessional Collaborative Approach for Health Promotion. Patient Quality Symposium. Office of Graduate Medical Education in cooperation with CHI Health Creighton University Medical Center. Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska. (Poster Presentation), 2015
  • Begley K, Rusch L, Weber D, Haas E, Hanna F, Duda G. C3: Collaborative Curricular (re)Construction. Invited podium presentation. The Office for Academic Excellence and Assessment C3 Collaborative Design Presentations. Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska. (Podium Presentation), 2015
  • Begley K, Castillo S, Pick A, Wilson. Assessing Different Methods of Retrieval Cues to Facilitate Student Recall. Invited podium presentation. The Office for Academic Excellence and Assessment Grant Series Presentations. Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska. (Podium Presentation), 2015
  • Kranz J, Begley K, Castillo S, O’Brien K, Hayes L. A Pharmacist-Run Patient Assistance Program: Enhancing Medication Adherence. American Pharmacists Association Annual Meeting. San Diego, California. (Poster Presentation), 2015
  • Crowley K, Hayes L, Begley K, O’Brien K, Castillo S, Hoie E. A Pharmacist-Led MTM Program Improves Medication Adherence. American Pharmacists Association Annual Meeting. San Diego, California. (Poster Presentation), 2015
  • Stevens B, Johnson K, Begley K, O’Brien K, Castillo S. Pharmacist’s Role in a Dental Clinic: Setting up An Interprofessional Education Site. American Pharmacists Association Annual Meeting. San Diego, California. (Poster Presentation), 2015
  • Larson A, Pereira D, O’Brien K, Begley K, Castillo S. Assessment of Medication Administration Practices in a School Setting. American Pharmacists Association Annual Meeting. San Diego, California. (Poster Presentation), 2015
  • Harris B, Yee J, Ryan Haddad A, Packard K, Begley K, Doll J, Laughlin A, Todd M. Development of an Interprofessional Health Promotion Course for a Vulnerable Population. Center for Undergraduate Research and Scholarship (CURAS) Research Fair. Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska. (Poster Presentation), 2014
  • Begley K, Ryan Haddad A, Todd M, Doll J, Laughlin A, Packard K, Yee J, Harris B. Community based interprofessional hypertension prevention and education program. Invited podium presentation. District V NABP/AACP Annual Meeting. Deadwood, South Dakota. (Regional Podium Presentation), 2014
  • Ryan Haddad A, Packard K, Begley K, Doll J, Laughlin A, Todd M, Yee J, Harris B. Development of an Interprofessional Health Promotion Course for a Vulnerable Population. American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy Annual Meeting. Dallas, Texas. (Poster Presentation), 2014
  • Ryan Haddad A , Alsharif N, Begley K, Klug L, Knezevich E, Ohri L, Packard K, Martens-Stricklett K. A History of Mission and Innovation in Community Engagement. American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy Annual Meeting. Dallas, Texas. (Poster Presentation), 2014
  • Begley K, Ryan Haddad A, Todd M, Doll J, Laughlin A, Packard K, Yee J, Harris B. Educating the interprofessional team for vulnerability: An interprofessional course preparing students working with vulnerable populations. Invited podium presentation. All Together Better Health 7. Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. (International Podium Presentation), 2014
  • Begley K. Interprofessional Education and Community Outreach. Special Session Oral Presentation. Session moderator. All Together Better Health 7. Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. (International Podium Presentation Moderator), 2014
  • Castillo S, Begley K, O’Brien K, Henriksen J. Exploring the gender shift in pharmacy. Nebraska Women in Higher Education Leadership Conference. Lincoln, Nebraska. (Poster Presentation), 2013
  • Begley K, Monaghan M, Qi Y. Developing a Pharmacy Practice Skills Lab Based on Repeated Testing: A Five Year Analysis. American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy Annual Meeting. Chicago, Illinois. (Poster Presentation), 2013
  • Begley K, Ryan Haddad A, Petri L. Rising to the Challenge: Identifying and Overcoming Perceived Barriers to Interprofessional Education. American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy Annual Meeting. Chicago, Ilinois. (Poster Presentation), 2013
  • Friedman Wilson A, Monaghan M, Limpach A, Begley K, Siracuse M. The IRD Model of Curricular Structure: Evidence of Effectiveness. American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy Annual Meeting. Chicago, Illinois. (Poster Presentation), 2013
  • Castillo S, Begley K, Pick A, Augustine S. Rubric and Remediation Case Development for a "Brown Bag" Drug Utilization Review Activity. Invited podium presentation. Rubrics: Programmatic Assessment Made Easier. The Office for Academic Excellence and Assessment Grant Series Presentations. Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska. (Podium Presentation), 2012
  • Christensen K, Begley K, Augustine S, Pick A. Technology in Pharmacy & Learning SIG: Using an Electronic Health Record to Simulate Real-World Experiences in Therapeutics and Skills Lab Courses. Invited podium presentation. American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy Annual Meeting. Kissimmee, Florida. (National Podium Presentation), 2012
  • Ryan Haddad A, Coover K, Begley K, Tilleman J. Impact of a Community Engagement APPE on Students’ Confidence and Ability. American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy Annual Meeting. Kissimmee, Florida. (Poster Presentation), 2012
  • Begley K, Castillo S, Augustine S. Self-Care Therapeutics/Nonprescription Medicine: The Best of Both Worlds: Integrating Self Care and Nonprescription Therapeutics into Pharmacy Skills Laboratories. Invited podium presentation. American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy Annual Meeting. Kissimmee, Florida. (National Podium Presentation), 2012
  • Bunger J, Begley K, Ryan Haddad A, Todd M, Laughlin A, Doll J, Gould K, Harris B. The Heart Ministry Health Center: A Creighton Partnership that began in 2009. All Things Ignatian. Creighton University, Omaha Nebraska. (Poster Presentation), 2012
  • Pick A, Begley K, Augustine A. Assessment of Pain Management Therapeutics Outcomes Training Using a ‘Gaming-Technology’ Scenario. Invited podium presentation. Office of Academic Excellence and Assessment Grant Series Presentations. Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska. (Podium Presentation), 2012
  • Ryan Haddad A, Coover K, Jones R, Begley K, Nelson K, Cochran T, Flecky K, Martens Stricklett K. Promoting Children’s Health: An After School Health Literacy Program for IPPE Service. American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy Annual Meeting. San Antonio, Texas. (Poster Presentation), 2011
  • Begley K, O’Brien K, Augustine S. Anchoring Skills Lab Activities to Didactic Courses. Invited podium presentation. American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy Annual Meeting. San Antonio, Texas. (National Podium Presentation), 2011
  • Coover K, Tilleman J, Begley K, Augustine S, Ryan-Haddad A, Jones R, Cantrell, E. Evaluation of participation in medication therapy management services by pharmacy students on advanced practice rotations. American Pharmacists Association Annual Meeting. Seattle Washington. (Poster Presentation), 2011
  • Cochran T, Doll J, Ryan Haddad A, Begley K, Wilken M, Flecky K, Champ-Blackwell S, Sexson E, Gould K, Martens-Stricklett K. Forming Moral Agents in Health: Linking Health Care with Social Responsibility. All Things Ignatian. Creighton University, Omaha Nebraska. (Poster Presentation), 2011
  • Begley K, Ryan Haddad A, Doll J, Todd M, Laughlin A, Bunger J, Gould K, Harris B. The Heart Ministry Health Center: Caring for One Another…Care for Others. All Things Ignatian. Creighton University, Omaha Nebraska. (Poster Presentation), 2011
  • Ryan Haddad A, Cochran T, Martens-Stricklett K, Jones R, Coover K, Begley K, Flecky K. Promoting Children’s Health: An Afterschool Health Literacy Program. All Things Ignatian. Creighton University, Omaha Nebraska. (Poster Presentation), 2011
  • Coover K, Tilleman J, Begley K, Augustine S, Ryan Haddad A, Jones R. Assessment of P4 students’ participation in medication therapy management services on community pharmacy rotations. American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy Annual Meeting. Seattle, Washington. (Poster Presentation), 2010
  • Chalker C, Smith R, Goulet, C, Cochran T, Begley K, Christopher P, Doll J, Flecky K, Reed-Boulay K, Ryan Haddad A, Sexson E, Shada E. An innovative model of campus-community partnership promoting professional formation, interdisciplinary education and social responsibilities: Project Homeless Connect Omaha. American Physical Therapy Association, Combined Section Meeting. San Diego, California., 2010
  • Begley K, Pasche A. Developing a Health Education Program for Community Youth. College of St. Mary’s Student Service Learning Poster Symposium. Omaha, Nebraska. (Poster Presentation), 2009
  • Monaghan M, Poepping-Faulkner M, Augustine S, Begley K, Christensen K, Anderson K. Technology in Pharmacy Education and Learning SIG: Technology Use to Facilitate Student Learning in the Clinical Years: Examples of Success and Failure. Continuing Education. Invited podium presentation. American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy Annual Meeting. Boston, Massachusetts. (National Podium Presentation), 2009
  • Begley K, Oksman S, Tilleman J, Coover K, Ryan Haddad A, Skradski J, Augustine S, Jackowski R. The Use of Case Studies and the MirixaPro Platform to Evaluate Medication Therapy Management Instruction. American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy Annual Meeting. Boston, Massachusetts. (Poster Presentation), 2009
  • Begley K, O’Brien K, Moore F, Oksman S, Skradski J, Augustine S. Restructuring a Dispensing and Pharmaceutical Care Laboratory. American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy Annual Meeting. Boston, Massachusetts. (Poster Presentation), 2009
  • Tilleman J, Coover K, Begley K, Ryan Haddad A, Augustine S, Nguyen T, Fujita L, Thieman C. Mobile Learning Via Podcasts to Enhance Medication Therapy Management Training for Student Pharmacists. American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy Annual Meeting. Boston, Massachusetts. (Poster Presentation), 2009
  • Doll J, Goulet C, Cochran T, Ryan Haddad A, Begley K. Improving Health WITH Communities: The Role of Community Engagement in Clinical and Translational Research. National Institutes of Health. Bethesda, Maryland., 2009
  • Cochran T, Goulet C, Doll J, Ryan Haddad A, Wilken M, Flecky K, Champ-Blackwell S, Begley K, Sexson E, Gould K, Martens-Stricklett K. Forming Moral Agents in Health: Linking Health Care with Social Responsibility. Creighton University Diversity Day. Omaha, Nebraska. (Poster Presentation), 2009
  • Ryan Haddad A, Sexson E, Begley K. Taking a Medication History Project Homeless Connect. Second Annual Project Homeless Connect. Creighton University, Omaha, Nebraska. (Podium Presentation), 2009
  • Goulet C, Begley K, Gould K, Martens-Stricklett. Development of Interdisciplinary Team Skills in Health Professional Students. Association for Prevention, Teaching, and Research. Los Angeles, California. (National Podium Presentation), 2009
  • Begley K, Goulet C, Doll J, Gould K, Martens-Stricklett K. Development of Interdisciplinary Team Skills in Health Professional Students: A pilot study. Association for Prevention Teaching and Research Annual Meeting. Los Angeles, California. (Poster Presentation), 2009
  • Doll J, Cochran T, Goulet C, Coppard B, Ryan Haddad A, Wilken M, Flecky K, Begley K, Sexson E, Martens-Stricklett K. Community Collaboration: Infrastructure for Facilitating Community Engagement in an Academic Institution – Methods for Teaching Health Disparities to Health Professions Student. National Leadership Summit on Eliminating Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Health, US Department of Health and Human Services., 2008
  • Begley K, Doll J, Ryan Haddad A. Putting the Pieces Together: Building Scholarship Around Community Engagement for Health Professions Students. Office of Faculty Development Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska. (Podium Presentation), 2008
  • Goulet C, Begley K, Gould K, Doll J, Martens-Stricklett K. Interdisciplinary community engagement for health professionals. 2nd Institute for Interprofessional Prevention Education. Association for Prevention Teaching and Research. Washington, DC. (Podium Presentation), 2008
  • Begley K, Ryan Haddad A, Doll J, Christensen C, Goulet C, Brown H, Arndorfer J. Developing a Health Education and Health Professions Program for Community Youth. American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy Annual Meeting. Chicago, Ilinois. (Poster Presentation), 2008
  • Coover K, Begley K, Tilleman J, Augustine S, Jones R. Incorporating Medication Therapy Management Training into Early Experience and Dispensing Courses. American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy Annual Meeting. Chicago, Illinois. (Poster Presentation), 2008
  • Ryan Haddad A, Doll J, Sexson E, Nystrom K, Faulkner M, Coover K, Begley K, Davis E, Tilleman J, Christensen C, Foral P, Bruckner A. Enhancing the Health Fair Experience for Older Adults Through the Health Report Card and Student Health Fair Guides. American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy Annual Meeting. Chicago, Illinois. (Poster Presentation), 2008
  • Begley K, Ryan Haddad A, Coover K, Lust E, Augustine S, O’Brien K. Welcome to the Real World: Development of a Multi-Station Hands-On Geriatric Dispensing Laboratory. American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy Annual Meeting. Orlando, Florida. (Poster Presentation), 2008
  • Begley K. Speaking with Your Health Care Professional: The Questions You Need to Ask. Omaha Area Health Education Center (AHEC). Omaha, Nebraska. (Podium Presentation), 2008
  • Begley K, Doll J, Ryan Haddad A. Putting the Pieces Together: Building Scholarship Around Community Engagement for Health Professions Students. Office of Faculty Development Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska. (Podium Presentation), 2008
  • Begley, K. How to Talk to Your Pharmacist. Caring for the Caregiver: An Outreach Program for Caregivers. Take Action: Healthy People, Places & Practices in Communities Project. Council Bluffs, IA. (Poster Presentation), 2007
  • Begley, K. How to Talk to Your Pharmacist. Caring for the Caregiver: An Outreach Program for Caregivers. Take Action: Healthy People, Places & Practices in Communities Project. Council Bluffs, Iowa. (Podium Presentation), 2007
  • Ryan Haddad A, Tilleman J, Begley K, Coover K. Avoiding the Pitfalls of Polypharmacy. Caring for the Caregiver: An Outreach Program for Caregivers. Take Action: Healthy People, Places & Practices in Communities Project. Council Bluffs, Iowa. (Podium Presentation), 2007
  • Ryan Haddad A, Coover K, Lust E, Begley K, Augustine S, O’Brien K. Assessment of Students’ Knowledge Related to Medication Issues in the Geriatric Population. American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy Annual Meeting. Orlando, Florida. (Poster Presentation), 2007
  • Begley K, Ryan Haddad A, Coover K, Lust E, Augustine S, O’Brien K. Welcome to the Real World: Development of a Multi-Station Hands-On Geriatric Dispensing Laboratory. American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy Annual Meeting. Orlando, Florida. (Poster Presentation), 2007
  • Mills KJ and Destache CJ. Use of gentamicin in burn patients. American Society of Hospital Pharmacists Midyear Clinical Meeting. Orlando, Florida. (Poster Presentation), 1992
  • Mills KJ and Banakar UV. In vitro release of piroxicam from reservoir type topical formulations. American Pharmacists Association Annual Meeting. New Orleans, Louisiana. (Poster Presentation), 1991

Research and Scholarship

Research and Scholarship Interests

  • Assessing how students learn/methods of recall, the impact of medication therapy management, interprofessional collaboration, and community engagement

Current Research Projects

  • Interprofessional telehealth

Grant Funding Received

  • Begley K, Ryan-Haddad A, Packard K, Pick A, Coover K, Johnson K, O’Brien K, Castillo, S, Todd M. Development and Implementation of Interactive Interprofessional Telehealth Activities. Teaching and Learning with Technology Grant. Creighton University Center for Academic Innovation. December, 2015. $1,850 (10% participation)
  • Begley K, Castillo S, Pick A, Wilson A. Assessing Different Methods of Retrieval Cues to Facilitate Student Recall. Office of Academic Excellence and Assessment Grant. Creighton University. 2013. $1,918 (10% participation)
  • Begley K, Ryan Haddad A, Packard K, Laughlin A, Todd M, Doll J, Cochran T. Community-Based Interprofessional Hypertension Prevention and Education Program. District Five NABP/AACP Grant. 2012. $3,000. (10% participation)
  • Begley K, Castillo S, Pick A, Augustine S. Rubric and Remediation Case Development for a ‘Brown Bag’ Drug Utilization Review Activity. Office of Academic Excellence and Assessment Grant. Creighton University. 2012. $1,958. (10% participation)
  • Begley K, Monaghan M, Christensen K. Evaluating the Effect of Simulated Electronic Medical Records on Student Learning in Pharmacotherapeutics. Pipeline for Innovation Grant, Creighton University. 2007. $3,450. (10% participation)
  • Begley K, Ryan Haddad A, Voltz J, Martens Stricklett K. What’s In Your Future? A Health Education and Health Professions Program for Community Youth. Omaha Urban Area Health Education Center. 2007. $5,000. (10% participation)
  • Ryan Haddad A, Packard K, Begley K, Todd M, Yee J, Laughlin A, Harris B, Doll J. Developing Care for a Vulnerable Population: An Interprofessional Collaborative Approach for Health Promotion. American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy Student Community Engaged Service Award. 2015. $5,000. (3% participation)
  • Doll J, Todd M, Ryan Haddad A, Huggett K, Begley K, Yee J, Laughlin A, Packard K, Maio A. National Board of Medical Examiners Centennial Prize Competition entitled “Tying Teams Together: The Interprofessional Education Toolkit.” 2015. $2,500. (2% participation)
  • Todd M, Abbott A, Laughlin A, Ryan Haddad A, Yager A, Wickman C, Davis R, Begley K. Quit 4 Good. Dr. George F. Haddix President’s Faculty Research Fund. Creighton University, 2014. $15,000. (2% participation)
  • Liu R, Jung E, Freitag M, Flynn K, Begley K. CSPOP in the Omaha Community. Pharmacy and Health Profession Student Government Grant. Creighton University. 2011. $1,038. (5% participation)
  • Skradski J, Augustine S, Begley, K, Bradberry JC, Castillo S, DeSimone E, Egeland B, Hoie E, Kessler C, Klug L, Knezevich E, Lenz T, Monaghan MS, O’Brien K, Community Pharmacy Residency Expansion Project (Community PREP) National Association of Chain Drug Stores Foundation (NACDS) Foundation. July 1, 2012-June 30, 2015. $50,000.00. (4% participation)
  • Pick A, Begley K, Augustine A. Assessment of Pain Management Therapeutics Outcomes Training Using a ‘Gaming-Technology’ Scenario. Office of Academic Excellence and Assessment Grant. Creighton University, 2010. $689.35. (3% participation)
  • Barnes J, Begley K, Augustine S. Mission Medication Disposal Project. Creighton University School of Pharmacy and Health Profession Grant. Creighton University. 2009. $5,000. (2% participation)
  • Tilleman J, Coover K, Begley K, Ryan-Haddad A, Augustine S. Mobile learning via podcasts to enhance medication therapy management training for student pharmacists. Pipeline for Innovation Grant, Creighton University. 2008. $7,325. (2% participation)
  • Goulet C, Begley K, Gould K, Doll J, Martens-Stricklett K. Interdisciplinary Team Skills Development for Health Professional Students. Association for Prevention Teaching and Research. 2008. $2,900. (3% participation)
  • Ryan Haddad A, Voltz J, Jones P, Koenig P, Coover K, Faulkner M, Castillo S, Begley K. Caring for the Caregiver: An Outreach Program for Caregivers. Take Action: Healthy People, Places & Practices in Communities Project, the U.S. Office of Disease Prevention and Health Promotion (ODPHP) and the Regional Health Administrators (RHAs). 2007. $4,000. (2% participation)
  • Begley K, Pick A, Packard K, Klem A, Lane A. Assessment of Clinical Knowledge and Interprofessional Collaboration during Multidisciplinary Telehealth Case Studies. Office of Academic Excellence and Assessment Grant. Creighton University. 2016. $2,000. (10% participation)
  • Williams K, Stadstad A, Begley K. Shining the Spotlight on Health Careers to Area Youth. Pharmacy and Health Profession Student Government Grant. Creighton University. 2016. $1,500. (5% participation)
  • Pick A, Adler-Garcia A, Cook S, Begley K. Implementation of a Strengths-Based Leadership Training for Third Year Pharmacy Students: A Pilot Study. Office of Academic Excellence and Assessment Grant. Creighton University. 2016. $900. (3% participation)
  • Johnson L, Begley K, Ryan Haddad A, Pick A, Todd M, Patterson A. Caring for At-Risk Populations: An Innovative Course for Preparing Health Science Faculty and Students for Clinical Practice and Cultural Competency. Creighton Global Initiative Grant. Creighton University. 2017. $27,056. (3% Participation)
  • Mentor for SPAHP Student Research Fellowship Program. Nominated by Chair to mentor a student researcher, providing ongoing guidance, and compliance research standards and regulations for a one-year project.

Awards and Honors

  • Alexander J and Martha H. Forst Faculty Endowment Fund, Winner, Forst Family Endowment Fund, 2017
  • Creighton University Academic Excellence and Assessment Associate, Office of Academic Excellence and Assessment, 2017
  • Phi Lambda Sigma Chapter Alumni of the Year, Phi Lambda Sigma , 2017
  • Phi Delta Chi Professional Pharmacy Fraternity, Phi Delta Chi, 2017
  • Distinguished Educator in Teaching as Scholarship Award, Creighton University, 2017
  • Educator of the Year, Winner, Creighton Universtiy School of Pharmacy, 2016
  • American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy Student Community Engaged Service Award Winner, Creighton Interprofessional Team, American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy , 2014
  • National Board of Medical Examiner (NBME) Centennial Prize completion finalist, Creighton Interprofessional Team, National Board of Medical Examiners , 2013
  • Script Your Future Medication Adherence Challenge Winner: Creighton University., Sponsored by the National Consumers League, the National Association of Chain Drug Stores Foundation, and the American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy, 2011
  • Educator of the Year, Winner, Creighton University School of Pharmacy , 2011
  • Father John P. Schlegel S.J. Diversity Award for Excellence and Innovation; presented to OISSE (Office of Interprofessional Scholarship, Service, and Education) Core Faculty, Creighton University, 2010
  • Alpha Sigma Nu National Jesuit Honor Society, Creighton University Chapter, 1992
  • Omicron Delta Kappa National Leadership Honor Society, Creighton University Chapter, 1992
  • Phi Lambda Sigma Pharmacy Leadership Society, Creighton University Chapter, 1991
  • Rho Chi Pharmacy Honorary Society, Creighton University Chapter, 1991