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Profile for Kalin Clifford, Post-Graduate Year 2

Kalin Clifford

Kalin Clifford, Post-Graduate Year 2

  • Assistant Professor
Office Phone: 214-358-9040
Mail Address: 4500 S Lancaster Rd Bldg 7
Dallas TX 75216-7167


Dr. Clifford is an Assistant Professor of Pharmacy Practice, Division of Geriatrics at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center School of Pharmacy in Dallas, Texas. His current practice site is within the North Texas Veterans Affairs Hospital within the Community Living Center (CLC-A), a sub-acute rehab facility. Dr. Clifford also precepts students on the required Geriatric Clerkship rotation during their Advanced Pharmacy Practice Experiences (APPE) year.

Prior to beginning his career at Texas Tech, Dr. Clifford received his degree from Butler University College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences in Indianapolis, Indiana in 2011. He also completed a PGY-1 in Pharmacy Practice from Columbus Regional Hospital in Columbus, Indiana in 2012 and a PGY-2 in Geriatric Pharmacy Practice from the University of Maryland, School of Pharmacy in Baltimore, Maryland in 2013. He also became a Board Certified Pharmacotherapy Specialist in 2014.

Research Interests

Geriatrics, Geriatric Internal Medicine, Geriatric Infectious Diseases, Health Outcomes

Selected Publications:

  • Clifford K, Dy-Boarman EA, Haase KK, Maxvill K, Pass SE, Alvarez CA. Challenges with Diagnosis and Managing Sepsis in Older Adults. Expert Review of Antiinfective Therapy 2016.
  • Clifford K, Bradley-Baker LR, Taylor CT, Adams AJ, Albert EL, Cardello EA, Currie JD, Gonyeau M, Nelson SP. Report of the 2014-2015 Professional Affairs Standing Committee: Producing Practice-Ready Pharmacy Graduates in an Era of Value-Based Health Care. American Journal of Pharmaceutical Education 2015;79(8):S12.
  • Duncan N, Clifford K, Shvarts OM. Mirtazapine-associated hypertriglyceridemia and hyperglycemia. The Consultant Pharmacist 2015;30(11):657-663.
  • Blaszczyk AT, Sleeper Irons RB, Bailey T, Duncan N, McCarrell JL, Clifford K. Workarounds during the transcription of medication orders in the long-term care setting. Annals of Long-term Care: Clinical Care and Aging 2015;23(7):33-37.
  • Clifford K, Duncan N, Heinrich K, Shaw J. Updates on Managing Generalized Anxiety Disorder in Older Adults. Journal of Gerontological Nursing 2015;41(4):10-20.