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Charles Lyles, ScD

  • Docent of Pharmaceutical Policy and Pharmacoeconomics, University of Helsinki. Helsinki, Finland.
  • Associate Professor - Adjunct

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Public, private and third sector arrangements; pharmaceutical economics and health policy; prevention and treatment of obesity, substance abuse and other lifestyle consequences.

Honors and Awards

Fellow, National Academy of Public Administration (2008-present) ;

Docent of Pharmaceutical Policy and Pharmacoeconomics, University of Helsinki. 2007

Fulbright Senior Specialist. University of Helsinki Faculty of Pharmacy. 2007.

President’s Faculty Award, University of Baltimore 2007.

Visiting Chair in Pharmacoeconomics, University of Helsinki. 2006

Distinguished Chair in Research and Scholarship, Yale Gordon College of Liberal Arts, University of Baltimore. 2005.

Advising, Mentoring and Teaching Recognition Award, Student Assembly of the Johns Hopkins University School of Public Health. (May 1999).

Faculty Recognition Award, Student Coordinating Committee of the Department of Health Policy and Management, Johns Hopkins University School of Public Health (May 1999).

John Chancellor Hume Award for Significance of Doctoral Research in Health Policy and Management, The Johns Hopkins University (1986).

Delta Omega, Alpha Chapter, Public Health Honor Society (1986).

Valedictorian, University of Maryland School of Pharmacy, 1980 (Gold Medal for General Excellence.)

  • Health Insurance, Pharmacoeconomics Public Private Sector Relationships Drug Use Review DUR Essential Drugs and Medicines Post Marketing Pharmaceutical Use
  • Lyles A, Fanikos J,Whitelaw GN, Bamford K, Bouza E, Rosenthal V, Seto Wing-Hong, Shoham S, and von Eiff C. Drug Delivery Systems’ Role in Preventing Central Line Associated Bacteremia: An International Perspective. European Journal of Hospital Pharmacy (Under review).

  • Lyles A, Fanikos J and Jewell K. The Joint Commission National Patient Safety Goal 07.04.01: Aligning Pharmacy and Health System Objectives to Eliminate Central Line Associated Bacteremias. American Journal of Health-System Pharmacy (Accepted).

  • Lyles A. Politics, Public Policy and National Health Care Reform: Medicare and the Medicare Modernization Act of 2003. Chapter in Navarro RP. Managed Care Pharmacy Practice, 2nd edition. Jones & Bartlett Publishers. Sudbury, MA. 2009. ISBN-13: 9780763732400.

  • Väänänen M, Lyles A and Airaksinen MS. Community Pharmacy’s Role In The Symptom Mitigation Path Of Mobile Patients. Health Policy 2008 [June 3, epub ahead of print. (10.1016/j.healthpol.2008.04.011)].

  • Väänänen M, Lyles A and Airaksinen MS. Do Community Pharmacy Services in The European Union Pose a Risk for Immigrant Patients’ Safety? International Journal of the Health Services 2008;38(2):293-312.