Steven R. Abel
Professor of Pharmacy Practice, Associate Vice President for Engagement
Steven Abel


  • B.S., Pharmacy, Purdue, 1976.
  • Pharm.D., Purdue, 1978

Research and Experience Highlights:

  • Professor Abel has published more than 110 scientific and professional articles and has given more than 300 research and invited presentations at national and international pharmacy meetings.
  • Professor Abel's research focuses on development, implementation and evaluation of progressive pharmaceutical services in organized health care systems.
  • He has extensive experience in tracking the types and frequency of clinical services provided in different inpatient pharmacy practice models (centralized, decentralized, multidisciplinary patient focused care teams).
  • Other primary areas of interest include medication safety, strategies to improve medication management/ medication use and ocular pharmacology.