Juan Hincapie Castillo Pharm.D., M.S., Ph.D. Headshot

Dr. Juan Hincapie Castillo Pharm.D., M.S., Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

Department of Epidemiology: University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Juan M. Hincapie-Castillo, Pharm.D, M.S., Ph.D., joined the Department of Pharmaceutical Outcomes and Policy as an assistant professor in 2019. He is a graduate from the University of Florida College of Pharmacy where he received the degrees of Doctor of Pharmacy (2013), Master of Science in Pharmaceutical Sciences (2017), and Ph.D. with a concentration in pharmacoepidemiology (2019). He is the recipient of the 2020 New Investigator Award from the American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy and the 2020 Emerging Leader Award from the International Society for Pharmacoepidemiology (ISPE). His research interests include the study of drug utilization and safety in the area of pain management, the evaluation of the effects of State and Federal laws on patient outcomes (legal epidemiology), and the assessment of patient safety and quality for inpatient pain management.

Juan is the current chair of the Latin American Regional Interest Group for ISPE, and he is a consultant for the FDA’s Drug Safety and Risk Management Advisory Committee (DSaRM). In 2021, he was appointed as a Research Fellow for the Center for Public Health Law Research (CPHLR) at Temple University. He currently serves in the Science and Policy Advisory Board for the National Pain Advocacy Center.

Sessions

The National Pain Advocacy Center: Experience and Evidence-Based Advocacy through a Rights and Equity Lens

Presented by Kate Nicholson, JD, Dr. Juan Hincapie Castillo Pharm.D., M.S., Ph.D., Dawn Gibson, Dr. Tamara A. Baker, PhD, Ryan Hampton at 1:00 PM on Tuesday, November 9th.

The National Pain Advocacy Center (NPAC), www.nationalpain.org, is a new nonprofit advocacy group founded by and for people living with pain. We work to advance the health and human rights of people in pain and envision a world in which pain is treated equitably and effectively so that all people living with pain can lead…