Vivek Brahmbhatt PharmD

​2017-2018 FDA/ISMP Safe Medication Management Fellow

Vivek Brahmbhatt received his Doctor of Pharmacy from Temple University in 2014. During his time at Temple University, he was heavily involved with the American Pharmacists Association (APhA) and Pennsylvania Pharmacists Association (PPA). Vivek served as the Fundraising co-chair for APhA, as well as Vice-President for PPA. After graduating from Temple University, he was a pharmacist at an independent pharmacy in Chicago, IL for approximately 6 months. Vivek then moved on to working as a clinical pharmacist for Kindred Hospital in Mishawaka, IN. While working at Kindred Hospital in Mishawaka, IN, he served on the Pharmacy and Therapeutics Committee, Patient Safety and Reliability Committee, and Antimicrobial Stewardship Committee. Serving on the various committees gave him a deeper understanding of the importance of patient safety and led him to pursue a FDA/ISMP fellowship. He hopes to make a difference on a larger scale to prevent medication errors and patient harm.