Macarius Donneyong

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Macarius Donneyong, PhD, MPH

Assistant Professor
Unit / Department / Division
Pharmacy Practice and Science
404 Riffe Building
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Professional Interests

Professional Interests
  1. The American College of Epidemiology (ACE)
    1. Associate Members Committee: Chair
    2. Publications Committee: Leader of Workstream for selecting the best published article in the Annals of Epidemiology.
    3. Member, 2018 conference local organizing committee (LOC)
  1. The International Society for Pharmacoepidemiology (ISPE)
  1. Medical device epidemiology, Special Interest Group: Co-Chair.


  • 2013, PhD, University of Louisville
  • 2009, MPH, Missouri State University
  • 2005, BSc, University of Ghana

Journal Articles

  • Ankrah D, Hallas J, Odei J, Asenso-Boadi F, Dsane-Selby L, Donneyong M. A review of the Ghana National Health Insurance Scheme claims database: possibilities and limits for drug utilization research. Basic Clin Pharmacol Toxicol. 2018 Sep 27.
  • Donneyong MM, Kulik A, Gagne JJ. Trends and Patterns of Corticosteroid Use During Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting Surgery in the United States. J Cardiovasc Pharmacol Ther. 2018 May;23(3):226-236.
  • Sinha MS, Freifeld CC, Brownstein JS, Donneyong MM, Rausch P, Lappin BM, Zhou EH, Dal Pan GJ, Pawar AM, Hwang TJ, Avorn J, Kesselheim AS. Social Media Impact of the Food and Drug Administration's Drug Safety Communication Messaging About Zolpidem: Mixed-Methods Analysis. JMIR Public Health Surveill. 2018 Jan 05;4(1):e1.
  • Stevenson MD, Dayan PS, Dudley NC, Bajaj L, Macias CG, Bachur RG, Sinclair K, Bennett J, Mittal MK, Donneyong MM, Kharbanda AB, Pediatric Emergency Medicine Collaborative Research Committee of the American Academy of Pediatrics. Time From Emergency Department Evaluation to Operation and Appendiceal Perforation. Pediatrics. 2017 Jun;139(6).
  • Dong YH, Bykov K, Choudhry NK, Donneyong MM, Huybrechts KF, Levin R, Schneeweiss S, Gagne JJ. Clinical Outcomes of Concomitant Use of Warfarin and Selective Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitors: A Multidatabase Observational Cohort Study. J Clin Psychopharmacol. 2017 Apr;37(2):200-209.
  • Taylor KC, Evans DS, Edwards DRV, Edwards TL, Sofer T, Li G, Liu Y, Franceschini N, Jackson RD, Giri A, Donneyong M, Psaty B, Rotter JI, LaCroix AZ, Jordan JM, Robbins JA, Lewis B, Stefanick ML, Liu Y, Garcia M, Harris T, Cauley JA, North KE. A genome-wide association study meta-analysis of clinical fracture in 10,012 African American women. Bone Rep. 2016 Dec;5:233-242.