David Bankes, PharmD, BCGP is a Research Pharmacist for the Applied Precision Pharmacotherapy Institute (APPI) department at TRHC. Dr. Bankes collaborates with other TRHC researchers to help conduct and disseminate publications related to practical applications of TRHC’s proprietary technology and science. Specifically, the scope of his research is largely related to pharmacy practice, geriatric medication safety, deprescribing, and clinical decision support software. In addition to research, he is working with key stakeholders to help standardize clinical recommendations and improve efficiencies related to clinical documentation.
Dr. Bankes is a graduate of the Philadelphia College of Pharmacy. He has worked for TRHC for nearly seven years, including three years as a PACE clinical pharmacist and two years as a clinical pharmacist for the Enhanced MTM program. In his current position, his growing body of publications largely have focused on pharmacy practice in the PACE setting. Drawing from his operational experience, Dr. Bankes has specifically studied medication-related problems, pharmacist-physician collaboration, drug interactions, and outcomes associated with TRHC’s MedWise Risk Score™. In addition to research, he is supporting key stakeholders to help standardize clinical recommendations and to improve efficiencies related to clinical documentation. Previously, he was a community pharmacist at Rite Aid.