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Amy Carr, PharmD, BCIDP

Amy Carr, PharmD, BCIDP

Clinical Pharmacist Specialist

Critical Care

A. Carr

Overview

Amy Carr, PharmD is a board-certified infectious diseases clinical pharmacist specialist at AdventHealth Orlando. She earned her B.S. in Chemistry from the University of Arkansas followed by her Doctor of Pharmacy degree from University of Florida College of Pharmacy – Gainesville. Dr. Carr completed PGY1 Pharmacy Residency at Baylor University Medical Center in Dallas, Texas, followed by a PGY2 Infectious Diseases Residency at Ascension Dell Seton Medical Center in Austin, Texas. Dr. Carr is passionate about ensuring patients receive the best antimicrobial regimens with emphasis on effective antibiotic selection, optimal dosing, and risk reduction (such as therapeutic drug monitoring, screening for drug-drug interactions, etc.). She loves that her role gives her the opportunity to share her passion for ID/antimicrobial stewardship with colleagues in nearly every discipline across the hospital. Her clinical and research interests include antimicrobial PK/PD, mechanisms of gram negative resistance, early postmarketing experience with new antimicrobials, and antimicrobial stewardship in large health systems.

Articles

Cefiderocol for the Treatment of Adult and Pediatric Patients With Cystic Fibrosis and Achromobacter xylosoxidans Infections

CLINICAL INFECTIOUS DISEASES

2021

ICU outcomes and survival in patients with severe COVID-19 in the largest health care system in central Florida

PloS one

2021

Clinical Utility of Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus Nasal Screening for Antimicrobial Stewardship: A Review of Current Literature

PHARMACOTHERAPY

2018

Education & Training

Education

University of Florida College of Pharmacy – Gainesville

Residency

Baylor University Medical Center in Dallas, Texas
Ascension Dell Seton Medical Center in Austin, Texas