Mary Petrea_Cober

Mary Petrea Cober PharmD, BCNSP, BCPPS, FASPEN

Clinical Pharmacy Coordinator, Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, PGY1 Pharmacy Residency Director, Akron Children’s Hospital, Akron, OH

M. Petrea Cober, PharmD, BCNSP, BCPPS, FASPEN, attended the University of Tennessee, College of Pharmacy in Memphis, Tennessee. She completed her PGY1 Pharmacy Residency at Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center in Hershey, Pennsylvania, and her PGY2 Pharmacy Residency in Pediatrics at the University of Michigan Hospitals and Health System in Ann Arbor, Michigan. She is currently the Clinical Pharmacy Specialist - Neonatal Intensive Care Unit where she provides clinical services and precepts pharmacy students and PGY1 pharmacy residents. She is also a Professor in the Department of Pharmacy Practice at Northeast Ohio Medical University (NEOMED) and is the Director of Professional Development for the Office of Education at the NEOMED, College of Pharmacy. Her didactic teaching is in the areas of pediatrics, women’s health, and nutrition. Dr. Cober's expertise is in neonatal/pediatric pharmacotherapy, nutrition, ethanol lock therapy, and management of patients with intestinal failure. She was awarded the 2021 Stanley Serlick Award from ASPEN recognizing her contributions to parenteral nutrition safety, the 2020 American College of Clinical Pharmacy Pediatrics PRN Outstanding Practitioner Award, the 2021 NEOMED College of Pharmacy Excellence in Scholarship Award, and the 2021 NEOMED Liebelt-Wheeler Award for Faculty Excellence.