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Jose Vega

Jose Vega

  • Clincial Pharmacist
  • Assistant Professor
Office Phone: 325-696-0448
Mail Address: 1718 Pine St
Abilene TX 79601-3044


Dr. Vega is an Assistant Professor of Pharmacy Practice, Adult Medicine Division, at TTUHSC School of Pharmacy in Abilene. He received a Bachelor of Science in Biochemistry from West Texas A&M University. He then completed his Pharm.D. degree from TTUHSC School of Pharmacy in 2003, followed by a Pharmacy Practice Residency at The University of Texas Health Center at Tyler in 2004. Dr. Vega has a practice site at Hendrick Medical Center in Abilene where he precepts third and fourth year pharmacy students and PGY1 pharmacy residents.

Research Interests

Sterile Compounding, Anticoagulation, Infectious Disease, TJC and CMS Compliance

Selected Publications:

  • Vega JA, Ochoa PS. Calculations for Parenteral Compounding. Jones Bartlett Learning 2014;(1):65-105.
  • Ochoa PS, Vega JA. Concepts in Sterile Preparation and Aseptic Technique. Jones Bartlett Learning 2014;(1):404.
  • Vega JA, Ochoa PS, Holder P. Introduction to Parenteral Preparations. Jones Bartlett Learning 2014;(1):1-15.
  • Vega JA, Ochoa PS. Supplies and Equipment for Compounding Sterile Preparations. Jones Bartlett Learning 2014;(1):17-64.