Josh Havens, PharmD, BCPS

Dr. Josh Havens

Clinical Pharmacist, Specialty Care Center, HIV Program

Clinical Associate Professor-College of Pharmacy
University of Nebraska Medical Center
988106 Nebraska Medical Center
Omaha, NE 68198-8106
Phone 402-559-2674

Teaching Activities:  Dr. Havens lectures in the Infectious Diseases/HIV and Endocrine sections of Pharmacotherapy III and within the HIV elective. He is a preceptor for APPE HIV Clerkship and Nebraska Medicine PGY2 residents at the Specialty Care Center.

Research Interests:  Dr. Havens’ research interests include HIV prevention and treatment, medication adherence, antiretroviral pharmacokinetics and substance use disorders.

Recent Publications:

  1. Broekhuis J, Scarsi KK, Sayles HR, Klepser DG, Havens J, Swindells S, Bares SH. Midwest pharmacists' knowledge, experience, and willingness to provide pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) for HIV. PLOS One, 2018 Nov 14;13(11):e0207372. PMID 30427912
  2. Podany A, Bares SH, Havens J, Shetty RD, O’Neill J, Lee S, Fletcher CV, Swindells S, Scarsi KK. Plasma and intracellular pharmacokinetics of tenofovir in patients switched from tenofovir disoproxil fumarate to tenofovir alafenamide. AIDS 2018 Mar 27; 32(6):761-765. PMID: 29334548
  3. Bares SH, Swindells S, Havens JP, Fitzgerald A, Grant K, Nickol D. Implementation of an HIV Clinic-Based Interprofessional Education Curriculum for Nursing, Medical and Pharmacy Students. Journal of Interprofessional Education & Practice 2018; 11:37-42.
  4. Lee SS, Havens JP, Sayles HR, O’Neill JL, Podany AT, Swindells S, Scarsi KK, Bares SH. A pharmacist-led medication switch protocol in an academic HIV clinic: patient knowledge and satisfaction. BMC Infectious Diseases 2018 Jul 6; 18(1):310. PMID 29980192