Education: Doctor of Pharmacy, Arnold & Marie Schwartz College of Pharmacy, Long Island University, NY (2008)
Professional Membership: American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases (AASLD)
Practice/Research Interests: Management of diabetes mellitus, hypertension and lipid disorders, treatment management of hepatitis C infection
Rotations Offered: Primary Care
Eridania Teixeira, PharmD provides specialized pharmacy services for the Hepatitis C treatment program and diabetes clinic at Rhode Island Hospital. She participates in a multidisciplinary team and provides medication therapy management services in the hepatology and diabetes clinic through utilization of a collaborative practice agreement for the management of hepatitis C infection and metabolic syndrome.
She is actively involved in the continuation of patient care to prevent medication errors, improve medication adherence and assist in proper management of adverse drug reactions and successful completion of medication therapy. She is also involved in educating pharmacy students and medical residents who attend to patients in both specialties.