Chelsea Hawley, PharmD, MPH

Assistant Professor, Medicine

Chelsea Hawley
72 E. Concord Street


Dr. Chelsea Hawley is a Geriatrics Research Pharmacist. Dr. Hawley’s research interests include telemedicine, medication adherence, and innovative models of care for chronic disease state-management for older adults. Fellows may join Dr. Hawley on ongoing clinical innovation projects related to integrating patient priorities care into a clinic or practice, disseminating age-friendly care through an age-friendly clinical dashboard, improving care transitions through medication history pharmacy technicians. Fellows may join Dr. Hawley on ongoing research projects related to medication adherence, interprofessional telemedicine delivery to older adults, and cardiovascular and metabolic risk mitigation for older adults.


  • University of Pittsburgh, PharmD
  • Harvard School of Public Health, MPH
  • University of Pittsburgh, BS


  • Published on 7/14/2023

    Madrigal C, Radlicz C, Hayes B, Gosian J, Jensen LL, Skarf LM, Hawley CE, Moye J, Kind AJ, Paik JM, Driver JA. Nurse-led supportive Coordinated Transitional Care (CTraC) program improves care for veterans with serious illness. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2023 Jul 14. PMID: 37449880.

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  • Published on 3/21/2023

    Sullivan JL, Montano ARL, Hughes JM, Davila HW, O'Malley KA, Engle RL, Hawley CE, Shin MH, Smith JG, Pimentel CB. A Citation Review of 83 Dissemination and Implementation Theories, Models, or Frameworks Utilized in U.S.-Based Aging Research. Gerontologist. 2023 Mar 21; 63(3):405-415. PMID: 35797202.

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  • Published on 8/1/2022

    Hshieh TT, DuMontier C, Jaung T, Bahl NE, Hawley CE, Mozessohn L, Stone RM, Soiffer RJ, Driver JA, Abel GA. Association of Polypharmacy and Potentially Inappropriate Medications With Frailty Among Older Adults With Blood Cancers. J Natl Compr Canc Netw. 2022 08; 20(8):915-923.e5. PMID: 35948031.

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  • Published on 4/15/2022

    Swanner AA, Hawley CE, Li K, Triantafylidis LK, Li J, Paik JM. Medication Optimization for New Initiators of Empagliflozin for Diabetic Kidney Disease. Clin Diabetes. 2022; 40(2):158-167. PMID: 35669297.

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  • Published on 3/1/2022

    Hawley CE, Lauffenburger JC, Paik JM, Wexler DJ, Kim SC, Patorno E. Three Sides to the Story: Adherence Trajectories During the First Year of SGLT2 Inhibitor Therapy Among Medicare Beneficiaries. Diabetes Care. 2022 03 01; 45(3):604-613. PMID: 35043165.

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  • Published on 2/3/2022

    Cheng D, DuMontier C, Yildirim C, Charest B, Hawley CE, Zhuo M, Paik JM, Yaksic E, Gaziano JM, Do N, Brophy M, Cho K, Kim DH, Driver JA, Fillmore NR, Orkaby AR. Corrigendum to: Updating and Validating the U.S. Veterans Affairs Frailty Index: Transitioning From ICD-9 to ICD-10. J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci. 2022 Feb 03; 77(2):e107. PMID: 34272940.

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  • Published on 10/22/2021

    Hawley CE, Doherty K, Moye J, Phillips SC, Ngoc Phung ET, Dawson CMP, Schwartz AW. Implementing an interprofessional workshop based on the 4Ms for an age-friendly health system. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2021 12; 69(12):E27-E30. PMID: 34610145.

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  • Published on 10/13/2021

    Ward RE, Orkaby AR, Dumontier C, Charest B, Hawley CE, Yaksic E, Quach L, Kim DH, Gagnon DR, Gaziano JM, Cho K, Djousse L, Driver JA. Trajectories of Frailty in the 5 Years Prior to Death Among U.S. Veterans Born 1927-1934. J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci. 2021 10 13; 76(11):e347-e353. PMID: 34244759.

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  • Published on 10/1/2021

    Zhuo M, Hawley CE, Paik JM, Bessette LG, Wexler DJ, Kim DH, Tong AY, Kim SC, Patorno E. Association of Sodium-Glucose Cotransporter-2 Inhibitors With Fracture Risk in Older Adults With Type 2 Diabetes. JAMA Netw Open. 2021 10 01; 4(10):e2130762. PMID: 34705014.

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  • Published on 9/24/2021

    Hawley CE, Iwanaga K, Marmor A, Adams M, Schwartz I, Sviri S, Armstrong AJ, Shiri S, Meiner Z. Assessing the fear of COVID-19 scale among health care workers in Israel: a psychometric validation study. Death Stud. 2022; 46(10):2530-2535. PMID: 34558373.

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