Kristin Watson, PharmD, BCPS

About Dr. Watson:

Dr. Kristin Watson received her Doctor of Pharmacy (PharmD) degree from the Philadelphia College of Pharmacy. She completed pharmacy practice and cardiology specialty residencies at the University of Pittsburgh. Her research and teaching focus is in cardiology, primarily in the management of heart failure and the appropriate use of cardiovascular medications. She is the Vice Chair for Clinical Services in the Department of Pharmacy Practice and Science. Dr. Watson is a board certified pharmacotherapy specialist with an ambulatory care heart failure practice at the Veterans Affairs Medical Center in Baltimore.

Scholarly Interests:

Dr. Watson has completed several medication use evaluations related to the appropriate use of cardiovascular medications. She also conducts research related to management of patients with heart failure. She also conducts scholarship in the area of residency training. Dr. Watson is a co-founder of the Applied Therapeutics, Research, and Instruction at the University of Maryland (ATRIUM) collaborative, which focuses on the advancement of care provided to patients with cardiovascular disease.

Contact Information:

Kristin Watson, PharmD, BCPS-AQ Cardiology
Department of Pharmacy Practice and Science
Pharmacy Hall, Fourth Floor
Phone: (410) 706-5268
Fax: (410) 706-4725
Email: kristin.watson@rx.umaryland.edu