RICHARD A. HELMS, Pharm.D., B.S., B.S.
Professor and Chair
Department of Clinical Pharmacy
Professor of Pediatrics
Co-Director, Center for Pediatric Pharmacokinetics and Therapeutics
348 Pharmacy Building
- Pharm.D., Duquesne University, Clinical Pharmacy
- BS Pharm, Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Sciences, Pharmacy
- B.S., The Ohio State University, Biological Sciences
Clinical Care Specialty/Interest
Pediatric Specialized Nutrition Support
Specialty - Pediatric nutrition support and metabolism. Research interests include: amino acid and lipid metabolism in the preterm neonate or infant, carnitine, biomarkers of gut function, alternative delivery avenues for nutritients, intestinal-failure associated liver disease, qualitative and quantitative nutritient requirements in preterm neonates and infants, and caloric requirements of the critically ill pediatric patient.