Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine
The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center
College of Pharmacy
Department of internal Medicine/General Internal Medicine
Pharmacy Practice and Science
A208 Parks Hall
500 W 12th Ave
Columbus, OH 43210
Kelli Barnes, PharmD, BCACP is a clinical pharmacist at The Ohio State University Division of General Internal Medicine clinics. She received her Bachelor of Science in Chemistry from Ohio Northern University and her Doctor of Pharmacy degree from the University of Cincinnati. She then completed a PGY1 pharmacy practice residency and PGY2 ambulatory care residency at The Ohio State University College of Pharmacy and is a Board Certified Ambulatory Care Specialist. Kelli provides innovative patient-centered care including comprehensive medication reviews for patients seen in an innovative polypharmacy clinic, diabetes management for patients with uncontrolled diabetes, and anticoagulation management as part of an interdisciplinary team. She also provides transitional care management and population health management for complex patients. In addition to this patient care, Kelli’s research interests include the use of population health to improve the quality and cost of care provided in a primary care setting and the sustainability of pharmacist-provided care in primary care settings.
Education and Training
College Residency Program Coordinator: The Ohio State University College of Pharmacy
Assistant Professor of Clinical Pharmacy: The Ohio State University College of Pharmacy,
Division of Pharmacy Practice and Administration
Residency Site Coordinator and Preceptor: The Ohio State University College of Pharmacy
Teaching Assistant: The Ohio State University College of Pharmacy
Professional Awards and Certifications
APhA Pharmacy-Based CV Disease Risk Management November 2015 Faculty Trainer
APhA Pharmacy-Based CV Disease Risk Management Certificate
APhA Medication Therapy Management Faculty Trainer
Board Certified Ambulatory Care Pharmacist
Ohio State Board of Pharmacy Pharmacist
Ohio State College of Pharmacy Teaching Certificate
APhA Medication Therapy Management Certificate
APhA Pharmaceutical Care for Diabetes Certificate
American Heart Association Basic Life Support Certification
Ohio Pharmacy Immunization Administration Certification
Abstracts and Peer-Reviewed Journal Articles
Schamess A, Foraker R, Kretovics M, Barnes KD, Beatty SJ, Bose-Brill S, Tayal N. ”Reduced emergency room and hospital utilization in persons with multiple chronic conditions and disability receiving home-based primary care.” Disability and Health 2017; 10(2): 326-33.
Matthews DE, Beatty SJ, Grever GM, Lehman A, Barnes KD. “Comparison of two population health management approaches to increase vitamin B12 monitoring in patients taking metformin.” Ann Pharmacother. 2016.
Barnes KD, Hale K, Beatty SJ, Tayal N. “Safe medication practices from controlled substances.” Online video to be distributed nationwide to medical practices, health-systems, and pharmacies, March 2016.
Barnes KD, Hale K, Beatty SJ, Tayal N. “Prescription drug misuse: A growing problem.” Online video to be distributed nationwide to medical practices, health-systems, and pharmacies, March 2016.
Barnes KD. “Three Easy Steps for Writing a Letter of Recommendation.” The New Practitioners Transitions. Published Online at pharmacist.com, January 2016.
Barnes KD, Maguire M, Bennett M. “Impact of an elective course in community and ambulatory care pharmacy practices.” Am J Pharm Ed. 2015; 79(7): Article 104.
Barnes KD, Tayal NH, Lehman AM, Beatty SJ. “Pharmacist-driven renal medication dosing intervention in a primary care patient-centered medical home.” Pharmacotherapy 2014; 34(12):1330-5.
Barnes KD. “Finding your dream to fill your cup.” Student Pharmacists Magazine 2014; 11(2).
Barnes KD. My lifelong balancing act. The New Practitioners Transitions. Published Online at pharmacist.com , March 2014.
Barnes KD, Beatty SJ. “Practice-based population management: using your team to maximize your time.” Society of General Internal Medicine Forum 2012; 35(10): 9,15. Kelli Barnes
Barnes KD, Buring SM. “The effect of various grading scales on student grade point average.” Am J Pharm Ed 2012; 76 (3): Article 41.
Patel P, Barnes KB. “Inicidence and Monitoring of Drug-Induced QTc prolongation in a Primary Care Setting” [abstract]. J Am Pharm Assoc 2017.
Wilson JL, Porter K, Barnes KD. ”The impact of an interdisciplinary approach on patients’ glycemic control: diabetes clinic versus usual care” [abstract]. J Am Pharm Assoc 2016.