Daniel Tomaszewski completed both his PharmD and PhD at the University of Minnesota College of Pharmacy. Prior to joining the USC School of Pharmacy faculty, he had been an assistant professor of pharmacy administration at Chapman University since 2014. His expertise includes working directly with payors and healthcare decision-makers to optimize medication use and ensure cost effective implementation of pharmacy and health benefits. In addition, Tomaszewski has taught a wide variety of courses within doctorate of pharmacy and graduate programs with a focus on managed care and global perspectives on medication use within the U.S. healthcare system. With experience in managed care, pharmacy practice and academia, he offers a unique perspective as an instructor, researcher and pharmacist.
National gender differences in the prescribing of opioid medications from 2006 to 2015
2020 Retrospective analysis of data from The National Ambulatory Medical Care Survey from January 1, 2006 to December 31, 2015. Eligible patients were at least 18 years old on the date of the physician office visit. Data were collected on patient demographics and clinical factors. Data were analyzed using bivariate and multivariate logistic regression models to explore differences in opioid prescribing among men and women. Due to the large sample size, the significance level was set to p < 0.001.