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Jared L. Ostroff

Clinical Assistant Professor of Ambulatory Care
Department of Pharmacy Practice

Email:     jared.ostroff@wne.edu
Phone:   413-796-2449
Office:    CSP 430

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Jared L. Ostroff received his Pharm.D. degree from Albany College of Pharmacy & Health Sciences in 2010. Prior to completing his residency training, Jared worked as a pharmacy manager for CVS/Caremark in New Jersey. Dr. Ostroff completed a PGY1 Pharmacy Practice Residency at the Jesse Brown VA Medical Center in Chicago, Illinois, and a PGY2 residency in Geriatrics at the Veteran’s Affairs Hospital in Durham, NC. Dr. Ostroff also served as an adjunct faculty member at the University of North Carolina Eshelman College of Pharmacy during his PGY2 residency. He became board certified in ambulatory care (BCACP) in 2015 and in geriatrics (BCGP) in 2017. Dr. Ostroff’s areas of interest are geriatrics, transitions of care, transgender care, and veterinary pharmacy.


  • IOR: PHAR 625: Applied Pharmacy Care I
  • CO-IOR: PHAR 724: IPC Special Population
  • CO-IOR: PHAR 752: Geriatrics: Beyond the Basics Elective
  • Instructor: PHAR 711: IPC Endocrinology


Dr. Ostroff’s research interests include geriatrics, adherence, and pharmacist involvement and impact on transitions of care.

  • Andros CC, Ostroff JL, Wolff ML. An Overview of Generic Angiotensin Receptor Blocks. US Pharm.2016;41(6)(Generic suppl):44-50

  • Doyle-Campbell C, Ostroff J, Mattison M, Sun S. A comprehensive capstone course focusing on simulation in community, ambulatory, and acute care. Currents in Pharmacy Teaching and Learning. 2016;8(1):69-76.

  • Ostroff J, Anksorus H. An academia rotation during a postgraduate year 2 residency. Am J Health Syst Pharm. 2014 Jun 15;71(12):998-9. doi: 10.2146/ajhp130511

  • Brown JN, Tiemann KA, Ostroff JL. Description of a medical writing rotation for a postgraduate pharmacy residency program. J Pharm Pract. 2014 Apr;27(2):169-73. doi: 10.1177/0897190013516366. Epub 2013 Dec 27.

  • Crowley MJ, Melnyk SD, Ostroff JL, Fredrickson SK, Jeffreys AS, Coffman CJ, Edelman D. Can group medical clinics improve lipid management in diabetes? Am J Med. 2014 Feb;127(2):145-51. doi: 10.1016/j.amjmed.2013.09.027. Epub 2013 Oct 15.


Professional Affiliations

  • American Society of Health System Pharmacists (ASHP) – Member
  • American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy (AACP)- Member
  • Student Society of Health System Pharmacists (SSHP)- Faculty Advisor
  • Phi Lambda Sigma Leadership Society (PLS)- Faculty Advisor

Practice Area 

Dr. Ostroff’s clinical practice site is ambulatory care at Baystate Brightwood Health Center in Springfield MA, where he sees patients in the primary care clinics for chronic disease state management. He also works on various consult services, including geriatrics and transgender medicine. He works closely with primary care providers and patients to ensure optimal medication adherence and evidenced based medicine.