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Lisa Chastain

Lisa Chastain, PHMD

  • Assistant Professor of Pharmacy Practice in Ambulatory Care
Office Phone: 214-358-9055
Mail Address: 4500 S Lancaster Rd
Dallas TX 75216-7167


Dr. Chastain is an Assistant Professor in Ambulatory Care at the Texas Tech University HSC School of Pharmacy, Dallas/Fort Worth Campus. Her practice site is at the Fort Worth Outpatient Clinic with the VA North Texas Health Care System (VANTHCS). At her practice site Dr. Chastain focuses care in drug therapy management in the area of diabetes, hypertension, hyperlipidemia and coronary artery disease. Dr. Chastain has twice been awarded as DFW Preceptor of the Year (2008-2009, 2012-2014) by the students of TTUHSC SOP. Most recently Dr. Chastain was recognized by TTUHSC as the 2012 Excellence in Leadership Distinguished Alumni and was a member of the P3 Teaching Team of the Year (2013-2014). Dr. Chastain is the current Residency Program Director for the ASHP-Accredited PGY2 Ambulatory Care Residency at the Dallas/Fort Worth campus.

Research Interests

Diabetes, cardiology, hyperlipidemia, heart failure, angina

Selected Publications:

  • Vuylsteke V, Chastain LM, Brown C, Maggu G. Imeglimin: A potential new multi-target drug for Type 2 Diabetes. Drugs in R & D 2015;15(3):227-232.
  • Chastain L, Kildow M, Black R, Kildow C. Type 2 diabetes patients with metformin intolerance. Hospital Pharmacy Europe 2015;77:62-64.
  • Chastain LM, Stapleton , Frost J. A comparison of US treatment guidelines for Type 2 diabetes mellitus: applications to the newly diagnosed patient.. Diabetes Management 2014;(4):273-83.
  • Edwards KL, Chastain LM. Guidelines and Treatment of Hyperglycemia. Ambulatory Care Self-Assessment Program. 2014;(Book 1):3-25.
  • Greene RS, Rangel RM, Edwards KL, Chastain LM, Brouse SD, Alvarez CA, Collins LJ, Brilakis ES, Banerjee S. Ranolazine for the treatment of refractory angina in a veterans population.. Cardiovasc Revasc Med 2012;13(2):e1-5.