Marina Suzuki, PharmD, PhD, BCPS, BCACP
PHRM 648 | Gastrointestinal
PHRM 697 | Introductory Pharmacy Practice Experience 3: Health System
PHRM 585 | Pharmacokinetics
PHRM 690 | Pharmacy Practice III
PHRM 692 | Pharmacy Practice IV
PHRM 766 | Pharmacogenomics
Education & Training
Doctor of Philosophy in Clinical Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of Florida
Doctor of Pharmacy, Oregon State University/Oregon Health & Science University
Bachelor of Science in General Science, Oregon State University
Certification in Ambulatory Care, Board of Pharmacy Specialties
Certification in Pharmacotherapy, Board of Pharmacy Specialties
Kaiser Permanente Clinical Pharmacy Services in Portland
Areas of Research & Specialization
Interest areas include hepatology, gastrointestinal disorders, metabolic disorders, pharmacokinetics, pharmacogenomics, and active learning techniques.
Kawaguchi-Suzuki M, Bril F, Kalavalapalli S, Cusi K, Frye RF. Concentration-dependent response to pioglitazone in nonalcoholic steatohepatitis. Aliment Pharmacol Ther. 2017;46(1):56-61.
Maxwell WD, Ramsey LB, Johnson SG, Moore KG, Shtutman M, Schoonover JH, Kawaguchi-Suzuki M. Impact of Pharmacogenetics on Efficacy and Safety of Statin Therapy for Dyslipidemia. Pharmacotherapy 2017;37(9):1172-1190.
Kawaguchi-Suzuki M, Nasiri-Kenari N, Shuster J, Gmitter F, Cancalon P, Oliveria F, Kight J, Handberg E, Pepine C, Frye RF, Cooper-DeHoff RM. Effect of Low Furanocoumarin Hybrid Grapefruit Juice Consumption on Midazolam Pharmacokinetics. J Clin Pharmacol 2017;57(3):305-311.
Kawaguchi-Suzuki M, Bril F, Sanchez PP, Cusi K, Frye RF. A validated liquid chromatography tandem mass spectrometry method for simultaneous determination of pioglitazone, hydroxypioglitazone, and ketopioglitazone in human plasma and its application to a clinical study. J Chromatogr B Analyt Technol Biomed Life Sci 2014;969:219-223.
Kawaguchi-Suzuki M, Frye RF. The Role of Pharmacogenetics in the Treatment of Chronic Hepatitis C Infection. Pharmacotherapy 2014;34(2):185-201.
Kawaguchi-Suzuki M, Frye RF, Zhu H, Brinda BJ, Chavin KD, Bernstein HJ, Markowitz, JS. The effects of Milk Thistle (Silybum marianum) on human cytochrome P450 activity. Drug Metabolism and Disposition 2014;42(10):1611-6.
Kawaguchi-Suzuki M, Frye RF. Current Clinical Evidence on Pioglitazone Pharmacogenomics. Front Pharmacol 2013;4(147):1-12.
McDonough CW, Gillis NK, Alsultan A, Chang SW, Kawaguchi-Suzuki M, Lang JE, Shahin MH, Buford TW, El Rouby NM, Sá AC, Langaee TY, Gums JG, Chapman AB, Cooper-Dehoff RM, Turner ST, Gong Y, Johnson JA. Atenolol Induced HDL-C Change in the Pharmacogenomic Evaluation of Antihypertensive Responses (PEAR) Study. PLoS One 2013;8(10):e76984.
Kawaguchi-Suzuki M, Nelson D, Frye RF. Pharmacogenetics of Hepatitis C Treatment. In: Johnson JA, Ellingrod VL, Kroetz DL, and Kuo GM. Pharmacogenomics: Applications to Patient Care. Third Ed. Lenexa: American College of Clinical Pharmacy; 2015:216-232.
July 2016 | A Longitudinal Pharmacotherapy Self-Assessment Series to Help APPE Students Review Didactic and Curricular Content, American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy, Special Session Speaker, Anaheim, CA
July 2015 | Pharmacy Education in the United States and Pharmacogenomic Research, The Pharmaceutical Society of Japan, Invited Seminar at Tokai Branch, Gifu City, Japan
July 2015 | Personalized Medicine and Pharmacogenomics, Japanese Society of Drug Safety, Invited Presentation at 2015 Meeting, Fukuyama, Japan
Oct 2014 | Current and Emerging Therapies in Hepatitis C and the Role of Specialty Healthcare Professionals, National Association for Specialty Pharmacy, Invited Presentation at 2014 Meeting and Expo, Orlando, FL
Aug 2014 | Treatment of Hepatitis C Virus Infection: Primer for Specialty Pharmacists, Specialty Pharma Education Center, Invited Online Presentation
Honors & Awards
2014 | American College of Clinical Pharmacy Gastrointestinal/ Liver/ Nutrition Practice and Research Networks Travel Award
2014 | American College of Clinical Pharmacy Travel Award
2014 | Association for Academic Women Emerging Scholar Award
2013 | Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society Love of Learning Award