Mikayla L. Spangler, PharmD, BCPS
Mikayla L. Spangler, PharmD, BCPS

Mikayla L. Spangler, PharmD, BCPS

Associate Professor
School of Pharmacy and Health Professions

Academic Appointments

Department

  • Pharmacy Practice

Position

  • Associate Professor

Secondary Appointment

  • School of Medicine

Education

  • Chadron State College,Pre-Pharm,
  • University of Nebraska Medical Center,Pharm.D.,2001-2005

Certifications

2008-Present: The Board of Pharmaceutical Specialties, Board Certified Pharmacotherapy Specialist (BCPS), Credential # 308009856 2005-Present: Centers for Medicare and Medicaid National Provider Identifier, # 1477539526

Publications and Presentations

Books

  • Saxena S, Spangler M, Klug LK. Uveitis. In Domino FJ (Ed.), The 5-Minute Clinical Consult 2017, 25th edition.  Philadelphia: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins. 2017., 2017
  • Spangler M, Phillips BB. Chronic Anticoagulation. In: Schwinghammer TL, Koehler JM, Borchert JS, Park S, Slain DS, eds. Pharmacotherapy Casebook: A Patient-Focused Approach. 10th ed. New York: McGraw-Hill, 2017.  , McGraw-Hill, 2017
  • Saxena S, Spangler M, Klug LK. Uveitis. In Domino FJ (Ed.), The 5-Minute Clinical Consult 2016, 24th edition. Philadelphia. 2016., Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2016
  • Spangler ML, Knezevich EL. General Assessment and Vital Signs. In Jones RM, Rospond RM, eds. Patient Assessment in Pharmacy Practice. 3rd ed. Philadelphia. 2015., Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2015
  • Spangler ML, Knezevich EL. Principles and Methods of the Basic Physical Examination. In Jones RM, Rospond RM, eds. Patient Assessment in Pharmacy Practice. 3rd ed. Philadelphia. 2015., Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2015
  • Spangler ML, Knezevich EL. Health and Medication History. In Jones RM, Rospond RM, eds. Patient Assessment in Pharmacy Practice. 3rd ed. Philadelphia. 2015., Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2015
  • Knezevich EL, Spangler ML. Nutritional Assessment. In Jones RM, Rospond RM, eds. Patient Assessment in Pharmacy Practice. 3rd ed. Philadelphia. 2015., Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2015
  • Saxena S, Spangler M, Klug LK. 2014. Uveitis. In Domino FJ (Ed.), The 5-Minute Clinical Consult 2015, 23rd edition. Philadelphia, Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 1252-1253, 2015
  • Saxena S, Spangler M. Breast mass. In: Paulman PM, Paulman AA, Harrison JD, Nasir LS and Jarzynka KJ, eds. Taylor’s Differential Diagnosis Manual 2013, Philadelphia, Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 249-250, 2014
  • Spangler M, Phillips BB. Chronic Anticoagulation. In: Schwinghammer TL, Koehler JM, eds. Pharmacotherapy Casebook: A Patient-Focused Approach. 9th ed. New York, McGraw-Hill, 2014
  • Saxena S, Spangler M, Viereck LK. Uveitis. 2013. In Domino F (Ed.), The 5-Minute Clinical Consult 2014, 22nd edition. Philadelphia, Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 1296-1297, 2014
  • Saxena S, Spangler M. Dyspareunia. In: Paulman PM, Paulman AA, Harrison JD, Nasir LS and Jarzynka KJ, eds. Taylor’s Differential Diagnosis Manual 2013, Philadelphia, Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 243-245, 2013
  • Spangler M, Knezevich E. Allergic Rhinitis. In: Murphy JE, Lee MW, eds. Pharmacotherapy Self-Assessment Program, 2013 Book 2. Special Populations. Lenexa, KS: American College of Clinical Pharmacy, Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 129-144, 2013
  • Saxena SK, Spangler M. 2012. Uveitis. In: Domino F, et al (Eds). The 5-Minute Clinical Consult 2013, 21st edition. Philadelphia, Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 1378-1379, 2012
  • Spangler M, Phillips BB. Chronic Anticoagulation. In: Schwinghammer TL, Koehler JM, eds. Pharmacotherapy Casebook: A Patient-Focused Approach. 8th ed. New York, McGraw-Hill, 2011
  • Saxena SK, Spangler M. 2011. Uveitis. In: Domino F, et al (Eds). The 5-Minute Clinical Consult 2012, 20th edition. Philadelphia, Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 1386-1387, 2011

Articles

  • Schleisman A, Spangler M, Knezevich E.  Treatment of Parkinson’s Disease Psychosis.  US Pharm 2016., US Pharmacist, 41(11), HS20-HS26, 2016
  • Teply R, Spangler M, Klug L, Tilleman J, Coover K.  Impact of Instruction and Feedback on Reflective Responses during an Ambulatory Care Advanced Pharmacy Practice Experience. , American Journal of Pharmaceutical Education, 80 (5) Article 81, 1-7, 2016
  • Saxena SK, Spangler ML, Klug LK, Sharma SK. Multiple Sclerosis: A Family Practice Perspective. Available at: http://www.avensonline.org/medical/journal-of-integrative-medicine-therapy/articles-in-press-28/, Journal of Integrated Medicine and Therapy, 1(1), 2014
  • Sethi I, Sethi JS, Spangler M, Saxena S. Erythema Infectiosum., Journal of Urgent Care Medicine, 8, 22-23, 2013
  • Saxena SK, Spangler M, Mikkilineni A. Schamberg’s Disease., Journal of Urgent Care Medicine, 8, 23-24, 2013
  • Knezevich E, Spangler M. Impact of Psychotropic Medications on Glycemic Control. On the Cutting Edge, 34, 13-17, 2013
  • Saxena SK, Spangler M. Perichondritis., Journal of Urgent Care Medicine, 8, 19-21, 2013
  • Saxena S, Spangler M, Sharma SK. Acute low back pain., Journal of Urgent Care Medicine, 7 , 9-16, 2013
  • Spangler M, Hawley H, Barnes N, Saxena S. A review of asthma guidelines and pharmacological options for asthma treatment with a focus on exercise-induced bronchoconstriction., The Physician and Sportsmedicine, 41, 50-57, 2013
  • Hillyard T, Spangler M, Saxena SK. Iliotibial (IT) Band Syndrome: A Primary Care Perspective., Cornhusker Family Physician, 58, 54-55, 2013
  • Khandalavala, Birgit, Spangler, Mikayla Weight loss of 172 lb with topiramate in a patient with migraine headaches, American Journal of Health-System Pharmacy, 69, 367-368, 2012
  • Hoang A, Guck T, Spangler M, Saxena S. Evaluation and treatment of needle phobia: a case report., Cornhusker Family Physician, 58, 16-18, 2012
  • Cusack K, Spangler M, Saxena SK. Granuloma annulare: a reflection of systemic disease., Cornhusker Family Physician, 58, 52-53, 2012
  • Spangler, Mikayla, Phillips, Beth B., Ross, Mary B., Moores, Kevin G. Calcium supplementation in postmenopausal women to reduce the risk of osteoporotic fractures, American Journal of Health-System Pharmacy, 68, 309-318, 2011
  • Saxena, Shailendra, K., Dentlinger, Renee, Siedlik, Emily, Spangler, Mikayla Occupational Prepatellar Bursitis, Consultant, 51, 51-51, 2011
  • Willer, Brittany, L., Siddiqui, Najmul, Saxena, Shailendra, Spangler, Mikayla Clinical Challenge. Neck rash coupled with refractory neuropathic pain, Clinical Advisor for Nurse Practitioners, 14, 93-98, 2011
  • Traut J, MacDonald E, Saxena SK, Spangler M. Montelukast for symptom control of interstitial cystitis., Annals of Pharmacotherapy, 45, e49, 2011
  • Knezevich EL, Knezevich JT, Spangler ML. Benign prostatic hyperplasia and the medication management of associated lower urinary tract symptoms., US Pharmacist, 36, 20-24, 2011
  • Krull A, Sharaf S, Spangler M, Khandalavala B. Open and shut: a review of pharmacology for insomnia and narcolepsy., Cornhusker Family Physician, 65, 22-25, 2011
  • Saxena SK, Dentlinger R, Siedlik E, Spangler M. Occupational prepatellar bursitis. Consultant, Cornhusker Family Physician, 51, 21-23, 2011
  • Nash, D., Spangler, M., Saxena, S. What's your diagnosis?, Consultant (00107069), 50, 481-482, 2010
  • Spangler, Mikayla L., Saxena, Shailendra Warfarin and bosentan interaction in a patient with pulmonary hypertension secondary to bilateral pulmonary emboli, Clinical Therapeutics, 32, 53-56, 2010
  • Sexson, E. L., Spangler, M. L., Foral, P. A., Davis, Estella M. An Evaluation of Pre-filled Insulin Pens: a focus on the Next Generation FlexPen®, Medical Devices: Evidence and Research, 3, 41-50, 2010

Presentations

  • Spangler M.  Clinical Pearls: OTC Medications.  Invited presentation to pharmacists at the 2017 Midwest Pharmacy Expo, Des Moines, IA.  February 18, 2017., 2017
  • Neighbors K, Worth B, Knezevich K, Spangler M.  For the greater good: pharmacy student interventions to optimize therapy and cost savings at Healing Gift Free Clinic.  American Society of Healthsystems Pharmacists 2016 Annual Meeting, Las Vegas, NV., 2016
  • Spangler M. Alphabet Soup: Use of SGLT-2, DPP-4, and GLP-1s for Diabetes. Invited presentation to pharmacists at the 2015 Midwest Pharmacy Expo, Des Moines, IA. February 14, 2015., 2015
  • Spangler M, Klug L. Ambulatory Care Pharmacy Practice. Invited presentation at Creighton University School of Pharmacy and Health Professions for the HyVee Explorers Program for high school students, Omaha, NE. July 11, 2014., 2014
  • Spangler M. Hypertension and hyperlipidemia guideline update. Invited presentation at Creighton University School of Pharmacy and Health Professions for third year pharmacy students, Omaha, NE. February 25, 2014., 2014
  • Spangler M. New Guidelines for Treatment of Hyperlipidemia and Hypertension. Invited presentation at the Creighton University Family Medicine Residency Friday Conference, Omaha, NE. January 17, 2014., 2014
  • Spangler M. Drugs During Pregnancy: Risk Assessment and Medication Recommendations. Invited presentation at the Creighton University Family Medicine Residency Friday Conference, Omaha, NE. August 23, 2013., 2013
  • Spangler M. Medications to Improve Incretin Function. Invited presentation at Alegent Creighton Clinic- Lakeside Family Medicine Providers Meeting, Omaha, NE. July 19, 2013., 2013
  • Spangler M. Ambulatory Care Pharmacy Practice. Invited presentation at Metro Omaha Coders Association Spring Workshop, Omaha, NE. May 17, 2013., 2013
  • Spangler M. Hypertension and Antihypertensive Medication Review. Invited presentation at Creighton University School of Pharmacy and Health Professions NAPLEX review course to fourth year pharmacy students, Omaha, NE. May 2, 2013., 2013
  • Teply R, Spangler M, Klug L, Tilleman J, Coover K. Evaluation of the impact of instruction and feedback on reflective responses completed by 4th year pharmacy students on their ambulatory care advanced pharmacy practice experience. American College of Clinical Pharmacy 2013 Annual Meeting, Albuquerque, NM. Abstract: Pharmacother 2013; 33 (10): e197., 2013
  • Spangler M. Hypertension and Antihypertensive Medication Review. Invited presentation at Creighton University School of Pharmacy and Health Professions NAPLEX review course to fourth year pharmacy students, Omaha, NE. May 3, 2012., 2012
  • Spangler M. Weight Loss in Diabetes- It IS Possible. Invited presentation to physicians, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, and dietitians at the 4th annual Obesity 360 Conference, Omaha, NE. March 18, 2011., 2011
  • Ahmad R, Spangler M, Saxena S. The effect of continuous positive airway pressure treatment for obstructive sleep apnea/hypopnea on type 2 diabetes, hypertension and an abnormal lipid profile. Poster presentation on research in progress at the 2011 North American Primary Care Research Group Annual Meeting, 2011. Banff, Alberta, Canada. Abstract: Family Medicine 2012; 44(Suppl 1). Available at: http://www.stfm.org/fmsup/napcrg/fmconferencesupplement.cfm?confid=137, 2011

Awards and Honors

  • Faculty Excellence in Leadership Award, Phi Lambda Sigma Alpha Mu Chapter, 2016
  • Excellence in Scholarly Activity Award, Department of Family Medicine Creighton University, 2013
  • Educator of the Year, Creighton University School of Pharmacy Class of 2015, 2013