Robert L. Alesiani, PharmD, BCGP
Chief Pharmacotherapy Officer
Dr. Alesiani leads the Medication Care Plan Support Center for CareKinesis. He is one of the first clinical pharmacists in the U.S. with training and expertise to provide personalized medicine, in particular, pharmacogenomic testing coordination and translation for people on high-risk medications.
Dr. Robert L. Alesiani was trained as a specialist in end of life care and became one of the first clinical pharmacists in the U.S. to focus on hospice care. As Supervisor and Director of the Clinical Care Center for excelleRx from 1996 through July 2007, Dr. Alesiani was responsible for the education and oversight of more than 60 clinical pharmacists and pharmacy technicians. He also was Director of Compounding, responsible for formulating unique dosage forms for medication administration for the hospice patients.
He is an Adjunct Faculty member of The University of the Sciences in Philadelphia and Temple University’s Colleges of Pharmacy, where he serves as preceptor/advisor for Doctor of Pharmacy candidates during their last year of study. He recently was invited to attend a national education program for clinical pharmacists on the emerging field of Pharmacogenomics.
Dr. Alesiani received his bachelor’s degree in Marine Sciences from The Richard Stockton College of New Jersey, a bachelor’s degree in Pharmacy from the University of the Sciences in Philadelphia, and his doctorate in Pharmacy from the University of Florida, where he graduated Cum Laude. He has also received the University of Florida College of Pharmacy’s Outstanding Graduating Clinician Award.