Update from Hematology/Oncology Pharmacy Assoc.: Supporting Pharmacists to Optimize Cancer Care
Susannah Koontz, PharmD, BCOP, is the Principal of Koontz Oncology Consulting, LLC, in Houston, Texas. She serves as a consultant for pharmacy practice, medical education, and clinical research in the fields of pediatric hematology, oncology, and stem cell transplantation.
Koontz, who founded this firm in 2008, guides health-care professionals in identifying research opportunities and cancer therapies, specifically in pediatric patients. Prior to this role, she was the Clinical Pharmacy Specialist for the Children’s Cancer Hospital at The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center.
Koontz is a member of the Pediatric Blood and Marrow Transplant Consortium (PBMTC), American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP) where she was appointed the Hematology/Oncology Network Facilitator (2010-2012), and the Hematology/Oncology Pharmacy Association (HOPA), where she was elected to serve as a Board Member, At Large (2011-2013) on the Board of Directors, 2016-17 President-elect and 2017-18 President.
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