Connie Larson, BS, PharmD
Connie M. Larson, BS, PharmD, is the Medication Safety Officer for the University of Illinois Hospital & Health Sciences System in Chicago, Illinois. She is the Associate Director of Quality and Safety for Hospital Pharmacy Services. She earned her BS and PharmD in Pharmacy from the University Illinois at Chicago College of Pharmacy.
Connie's interest in medication safety started early in her career while working in areas taking care of critically ill patients and other vulnerable patient populations such as pediatric and neonatal patients. She brings 25 years of medication safety expertise to her current position, where she provides leadership in medication safety initiatives, medication-use technologies, and operational management. Connie also introduces medication safety practices to students and residents through experiential rotations and teaching at the University of Illinois at Chicago College of Pharmacy.