Michael P. Kane
Michael P. Kane is a holder of Pharm.D. and BCPS degrees and an FCCP. He is a Tenured Professor at the Department of Pharmacy Practice at the Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences and a Clinical Pharmacy Specialist at The Endocrine Group, LLP in Albany, NY. After receiving his B.S. degree in pharmacy from Albany College of Pharmacy and completing an ASHP-accredited hospital pharmacy residency at Greenwich Hospital in Greenwich, Conn, he attended the Medical University of South Carolina in Charleston, SC, where he received his Pharm.D. degree and completed a pharmacy residency in adult internal medicine. In 1991, he was among the first group of pharmacists in the country to become a board-certified pharmacotherapy specialist. Dr. Kane received Fellow designation of the American College of Clinical Pharmacy in 2003. After several years of an inpatient tertiary care of adult internal medicine practice, he began an ambulatory care practice in 1997 with a group of private-practice endocrinologists at The Endocrine Group, LLP in Albany, NY. Kane has established pharmacist-run osteoporosis and insulin-dosing clinics within the practice. Since 2004, the clinics have been referred over 1200 patients. Dr. Kane has given numerous presentations and has published and received research funding in the areas of pharmacy education and diabetes and osteoporosis management. He has made several appearances on local television and radio programs and has been an active participant in several pharmacy organizations.
Biography Updated on 1 June 2011