Jay Mirtallo

Jay Mirtallo

Jay Mirtallo

Faculty Emeritus
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Pharmacy Practice and Science
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  • Board Certified in Pharmacy Nutrition Support, The Board of Pharmaceutical Specialties, 1995-present 
  • Master of Science in Hospital Pharmacy, The Ohio State University College of Pharmacy, Columbus, OH, June 1978
  • Certificate of Residency, The Ohio State University Hospitals, Columbus, OH, June 1978
  • Bachelor of Science in Pharmacy, Cum Laude, University of Toledo, Toledo, Ohio, June 1976


  • Distinguished Alumni, The University of Toledo, College of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, 2016
  • Barney Sellars Public Policy Award, The American Society for Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition, 2015
  • Fellow, The American Society for Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition, 2013
  • The Jack L. Beal Post baccalaureate Award, The Ohio State University, College of Pharmacy Alumni Society, 2012
  • The Clifton J. Latiolais Award, 2010
  • Clinical Practice Award, American College of Clinical Pharmacy, 2007
  • The Jerry Siegel Clinical Achievement Award Recipient, 2007
  • The Stanley Serlick Award Recipient, American Society for Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition and Hospira, Inc, 2007
  • Member of the Year, Ohio Society for Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition, 2004-2005
  • Fellow, American Society of Health System Pharmacists, 1988
  • Hospital Pharmacist of the Year, Ohio Society of Hospital Pharmacists, 1985


  • Mirtallo JM. Presidential Address: Parenteral nutrition: Can outcomes be improved? JPEN J Parenter Enter Nutr 2013;37(2):181-189.
  • Mirtallo JM, Sacks GS. A ‘Call to Action’ for an expanded pharmacist role in influencing the quality of nutrition care. J Parenter Enter Nutr 2013; 37:446-7.
  • Mirtallo JM, Dasta JF, Kleinschmidt KC and Varon J. State of the Art Review: Intravenous fat emulsions: current applications, safety profile and clinical implications. Ann Pharmacother 2010: 44. (4): 688-700.
  • Mirtallo, J.M., Schneider, P.J., Mavko, K., Ruberg, R.L., Fabri, P.J.: A Comparison of Essential and General Amino Acid Infusions in the Nutritional Support of Patients with Comprised Renal Function. J Parenteral Enter Nutr. 6:109 13, 1982.
  • Jensen GL, Mirtallo J, Compher C et al. Adult starvation and disease-related malnutrition: A proposal for etiology-based diagnosis in the clinical practice setting from the International Consensus Guideline Committee. J Parenter Enter Nutr 34: 156-159, 2010 and Clin Nutr 29(2):151-153, 2010
  • Mirtallo J, Canada T, Johnson D, et al. Safe practices for parenteral nutrition. J Parenter Enter Nutr 28: S39-S70, 2004
  • Geibig CB, Owens JP, Mirtallo JM et al, Parenteral nutrition for marrow transplant recipients, Evaluation of an increased nitrogen dose. J Parenter Enter Nutr 15:184-8, 1991
  • Trissel LA, Gilbert DL, Martinez JF, Baker MB, Walter WV, Mirtallo JM, Compatibility of medications with 3-in-1 parenteral nutrition admixtures. J Parenter Enter Nutr 23: 67-74, 1999.
  • Mirtallo JM, Hawksworth K, Payne B. A nutrition support service web application to manage patients receiving parenteral nutrition. Nutr Clin Pract 24; 447-458, 2009.
  • Pleva M, Mirtallo JM, Steinberg SM. Hyperglycemic events in non-intensive care unit patients receiving parenteral nutrition. Nutr Clin Pract 24 (5): 626-634 2009.
  • Storey MA, Weber RJ, Besco K, Aizawa K, Mirtallo JM. Evaluation of parenteral nutrition errors in an era of drug shortages. Nut Clin Pract 31(2): 211-217, April 2016
  • O’Neal BC, Schneider PJ, Pedersen CA, Mirtallo JM, Compliance with safe practices for preparing parenteral nutrition formulations. Am J Health-Syst Pharm 59: 264-269, 2002
  • Mirtallo JM, Forbes A, McClave SA, Jensen GL, Waitzberg DL, Davies AR, International Consensus Guideline Committee Pancreatitis Task Force. International consensus guidelines for nutrition therapy in pancreatitis. J Parenter Enter Nutr 36: 284-291, 2012.
  • Mirtallo JM. Perspectives on parenteral micronutrient shortages. Nutr Clin Pract 2015;30:86-91.
  • Mirtallo, J.M.; Powell, C.R.; Campbell, S.M.; Schneider, P.J. et al. Cost-effective nutrition support Nutrition in Clinical Practice. 1987 Jan; 2(4):142-151