Zara M. Risoldi, PharmD, MS, FASCP
Zara M. Risoldi, PharmD, MS, FASCP

Zara M. Risoldi, PharmD, MS, FASCP

Associate Professor
Associate Director, Creighton University Center for Drug Information & Evidence-Based Practice
School of Pharmacy and Health Professions

Academic Appointments

Department

  • Pharmacy Practice

Position

  • Associate Professor

Publications and Presentations

Books

  • Risoldi Cochrane Z, Hein DJ, Gregory PJ. Medication Misadventures I: Adverse Drug Reactions. In: Malone PM, Kier KL, Stanovich JE. Drug Information: A Guide for Pharmacists. 5th ed. New York, NY:, McGraw-Hill, 2014
  • Gregory PJ, Risoldi Cochrane Z. Medication Misadventures I: Adverse Drug Reactions. In: Malone PM, Kier KL, Stanovich JE. Drug Information: A Guide for Pharmacists. 4th ed. New York, NY:, McGraw-Hill, 2011

Articles

  • Risoldi Cochrane Z. Creighton School of Pharmacy celebrates 10 years of graduating distance students. United States Distance Learning Association Newsletter., United States Distance Learning Association Newsletter, 2015
  • Risoldi Cochrane Z. Health literacy research bites. Health Literacy Nebraska Newsletter., Health Literacy Nebraska Newsletter, 2014
  • Dull, Ryan B., Friedman, Stacey K., Risoldi, Zara M., Rice, Eric C., Starlin, Richard C., Destache, Christopher J. Antimicrobial Treatment of Asymptomatic Bacteriuria in Noncatheterized Adults: A Systematic Review, Pharmacotherapy, 34, 941-960, 2014
  • Au T, Risoldi Cochrane Z. Chronic myelogenous leukemia: Continuing pharmacy education lesson #16. The Nebraska Mortar & Pestle., The Nebraska Mortar & Pestle, 28-33, 2014
  • Risoldi Cochrane Z. Indonesia: The road less traveled. Pharmacy Times., Pharmacy Times, 56-57, 2013
  • Abe AM, Gregory PJ, Hein DJ, Risoldi Cochrane Z, Wilson AF. Survey and systematic review of probiotics stocked in academic medical centers within the United States. Hosp Pharm., Hospital Pharmacist, 48(10), 843-847, 2013
  • Pol A, Risoldi Cochrane Z. Hypogonadism and testosterone supplementation: Continuing pharmacy education lesson #15. The Nebraska Mortar & Pestle., The Nebraska Mortar & Pestle, 28-33, 2013
  • Gregory PJ, Hein DJ, Abe AM, Risoldi Cochrane Z, Wilson AF. Comparison of vitamin D label dosing recommendations to North American national guidelines., Journal of Evidence-Based Complementary & Alternative Medicine, 18(2), 108-112, 2013
  • Pick AM, Risoldi Cochrane Z. Identification of biomarkers in pazopanib treated patients with renal cell carcinoma., Translational Andrology and Urology, 2(2), 117-118, 2013
  • Gregory PJ, Pettit R, Risoldi Cochrane Z, Wilson AF, Abe AM. Lovastatin content of commercially available red yeast rice supplements., Journal of Evidence-Based Complementary & Alternative Medicine, 17(2), 104-107, 2012
  • Risoldi Cochrane Z, Gregory PJ, Wilson AF. Readability of consumer health information on the internet: A comparison of US government-funded and commercially-funded websites. J Health Comm. 2012;17(9):1003-10., Journal of health communication, 17(9), 1003-1010, 2012
  • Risoldi Cochrane Z, Gregory PJ, Wilson AF. Quality of natural product clinical trials: A comparison of those published in alternative medicine versus conventional medicine journals., Journal of dietary supplements, 8(2), 135-143, 2011

Presentations

  • No More Grading In Your Pajamas: Video Feedback on Assignments Risoldi Cochrane Z, Wilson AF. United States Distance Learning Association National Conference, St. Louis, MO, 2015
  • Making Written Assignments More Relevant with Clinical Scenarios [roundtable discussion] Risoldi Cochrane Z, Wilson AF. American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy Annual Meeting, National Harbor, MD, 2015
  • Using Video as a Mechanism to Provide Feedback on Writing Assignments [roundtable discussion] Wilson AF, Risoldi Cochrane Z. American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy Annual Meeting, National Harbor, MD, 2015
  • Assessing the Impact of Using Video to Provide Feedback on Written Assignments [poster] Wilson AF, Risoldi Cochrane Z, Hein DH, Gregory PJ. American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy Annual Meeting, National Harbor, MD, 2015
  • Evaluation of Introductory Pharmacy Practice Experience Service-Learning Reflections: Effect of Providing Instructor Feedback [poster] Packard K, Jones R, Coover K, Ryan Haddad A, Pick A, Risoldi Cochrane Z, Dull S, Burke R, Qi Y. American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy Annual Meeting, National Harbor, MD, 2015
  • Innovative Approaches to Journal Club: Panel Discussion Format [roundtable discussion] Risoldi Cochrane Z. American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy Annual Meeting, Grapevine, TX, 2014
  • Incorporating Cultural Competency and Health Literacy into a Public Health Course: A Qualitative Analysis [poster] Risoldi Cochrane Z, Ohri LK, Fuji KT. American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy Annual Meeting, Grapevine, TX, 2014
  • Whet Your Appetite: Health Equity Projects and Resources from Around Nebraska [moderator] Risoldi Cochrane Z. Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services Minority Health Conference, Kearney, NE, 2014
  • Health Literacy 101: What it is and Why it Matters Risoldi Cochrane Z, Gamble L. Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services Minority Health Conference, Kearney, NE, 2014
  • Plain Language on the Plains with Health Literacy Nebraska [poster] Health Literacy Nebraska Steering Committee Institute for Healthcare Advancement Annual Health Literacy Conference, Irvine, CA, 2014
  • Assessment Parity Across Campus- and Distance-Based Students: Developing Rubrics for Written Assignments with Multiple Graders [poster] Wilson AF, Risoldi Cochrane Z, Gregory PJ. Texas A&M University 14th Annual Assessment Conference, College Station, TX, 2014
  • Safety and Efficacy of Common Ingredients in Energy Drinks [poster] Andersen BV, Gregory PJ, Hein DH, Wilson AF, Risoldi Cochrane Z. Scripps 11th Annual Natural Supplements Conference, San Diego, CA, 2014
  • Crowdsourced Evidence vs. Clinical Research-Based Evidence for Rating the Effectiveness of Commonly Used Dietary Supplements [poster] Hein DH, Gregory PJ, Andersen BV, Wilson AF, Risoldi Cochrane Z. Scripps 11th Annual Natural Supplements Conference, San Diego, CA, 2014
  • Using Teaching Technologies to Engage Online Learners in a Literature Evaluation Course Risoldi Cochrane Z, Wilson AF, Gregory PJ, Hein DH. American Society of Health System Pharmacists Midyear Clinical Meeting, Orlando, FL, 2013
  • Online Journal Clubs: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly Wilson AF, Risoldi Cochrane Z, Gregory PJ, Hein DH. American Society of Health System Pharmacists Midyear Clinical Meeting, Orlando, FL, 2013
  • Does a health literacy question belong on the BRFSS? [poster] Bockrath S, Britigan D, Risoldi Cochrane Z. Public Health Association of Nebraska Annual Conference, Grand Island, NE, 2013
  • Health Literacy Nebraska: Connecting across 77,000 square miles [poster] Health Literacy Nebraska Steering Committee Public Health Association of Nebraska Annual Conference, Grand Island, NE, 2013
  • The impact of whey protein supplementation on muscle strength and body composition: A systematic review and meta-analysis [poster] Hein DH, Gregory PJ, Andersen BV, Wilson AF, Risoldi Cochrane Z, Abe AM. American College of Clinical Pharmacy Annual Meeting, Albuquerque, NM, 2013
  • Implementation of a grading rubric to evaluate students’ communication skills in a literature evaluation course [poster] Risoldi Cochrane Z, Wilson AF, Gregory PJ. American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy Annual Meeting, Chicago, IL, 2013
  • Implementation of a grading rubric for a formulary monograph assignment in campus and distance pathways [poster] Wilson AF, Risoldi Cochrane Z, Gregory PJ. American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy Annual Meeting, Chicago, IL, 2013
  • Using Teaching Technologies to Engage Online Learners [video] Risoldi Cochrane Z, Wilson AF. American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy Annual Meeting, Chicago, IL, 2013
  • Eight critical steps to moving pharmacy courses online [roundtable discussion] Wilson AF, Risoldi Cochrane Z. American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy Annual Meeting, Chicago, IL, 2013
  • Does a health literacy question belong on the BRFSS? [poster] Bockrath S, Britigan D, Risoldi Cochrane Z. Institute for Healthcare Advancement Annual Health Literacy Conference, Irvine, CA, 2013
  • Health Literacy Nebraska: Connecting across 77,000 square miles [poster] Health Literacy Nebraska Steering Committee Institute for Healthcare Advancement Annual Health Literacy Conference, Irvine, CA, 2013
  • Analysis of drug information resources: Development of a drug information impact factor for tertiary resources [poster] Abe AM, Gregory PJ, Hein DJ, Risoldi Cochrane Z, Wilson AF. American Society of Health System Pharmacists Midyear Clinical Meeting, Las Vegas, NV, 2012
  • Impact of allocation concealment on study outcomes in clinical trials evaluating dietary supplements Hein DJ, Gregory PJ, Abe AM, Risoldi Cochrane Z, Wilson AF. American Society of Health System Pharmacists Midyear Clinical Meeting, Las Vegas, NV, 2012
  • Implementation of a cloud computing system for documenting drug information consultation requests and responses Abe AM, Gregory PJ, Risoldi Cochrane Z, Wilson AF. American Society of Health System Pharmacists Midyear Clinical Meeting, New Orleans, LA, 2011
  • Introduction of team based learning to distance pharmacy students in a literature evaluation course [poster] Risoldi Cochrane Z, Wilson AF, Gregory PJ, Lukawski BA. American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy Annual Meeting, San Antonio, TX, 2011
  • Performance comparison of evidence-based practice and literature evaluation skills in distance and campus pharmacy pathways [poster] Wilson AF, Risoldi Cochrane Z, Gregory PJ, Lukawski BA. American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy Annual Meeting, San Antonio, TX, 2011

Awards and Honors

  • Top Poster Award – Third Place, Nebraska Public Health Association, 2013
  • Essay Contest Winner - Pharmacy Times, Pharmacy Times, 2013
  • Presidential Volunteer Service Award – Gold Level, Corporation for National and Community Service, 2012