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Chris Tawwater

Chris Tawwater, PharmD

  • PGY-1/PGY-2 Pharmacotherapy Residency Director
  • Adult Medicine and Critical Care Clinical Pharmacy Specialist
  • Assistant Professor, Adult Medicine Division
Office Phone: 325-696-0446
Mail Address: 1718 Pine St
Abilene TX 79601-3044


Dr. Tawwater is an Assistant Professor of Pharmacy Practice in the Adult Medicine division and a Clinical Pharmacy Specialist in Critical Care and Adult Medicine at Abilene Regional Medical Center. He earned a Doctorate of Pharmacy from TTUHSC and then completed a two-year, ASHP-Accredited Residency in Pharmacotherapy with TTUHSC in Amarillo. He serves as the Residency Program Director for the PGY-1/PGY-2 Pharmacotherapy Residency program with Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center School of Pharmacy.

Clinical Interests

Critical care, Cardiology, Infectious diseases, Adult medicine.

Selected Publications:

  • Haase KK, Tawwater JC, MacLaughlin EJ. Emerging adverse events with aliskiren: increased blood pressure and angioedema.. 2008;28:e116.
  • Tawwater JC, Haase KK. Mortality and management of non-ICU patients with severe sepsis.. 2008;28:e196.