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Kristin Busse, PharmD, BCPS

Assistant Professor Department of Clinical Sciences, Research Oversight Program Director, Office of Research


  • MCW Pharmacy School
  • HRC H2600

Contact Information


PharmD, Drake University, Des Moines, IA
PGY-1, Clement J. Zablocki VA Medical Center, Milwaukee, WI
PGY-2, Infectious Diseases, Oklahoma City VA Medical Center, Oklahoma City, OK
Fellowship, Clinical Antiretroviral Research, National Institutes of Health

Board Certified Pharmacotherapy Specialist (BCPS), Board of Pharmacy Specialties
CITI Training
Registered Pharmacist: Wisconsin, Iowa


Kristin Busse, PharmD, BCPS, joined the MCW Pharmacy School in February 2020 as an Assistant Professor in the Department of Clinical Sciences. Dr. Busse received her PharmD from Drake University in 2004. She then completed a PGY1 residency at the Clement J. Zablocki VA Medical Center in Milwaukee, WI, followed by a PGY2 residency focusing on infectious diseases at the Oklahoma City VA Medical Center. After the two residencies, Dr. Busse completed a 2-year Clinical Antiretroviral Research Fellowship at the National Institutes of Health. She took a position with Froedtert Hospital Pharmacy department and served as an investigational drug pharmacist for 10 years. Over this time, Dr. Busse has helped facilitate a wide variety of clinical trials, most recently including cell therapies. Dr. Busse helped establish the pharmacy research committee at Froedtert, serving as its founding chair, which aims to improve the quality and scientific merit of staff and residency projects at Froedtert Hospital. Dr. Busse also serves as an IRB chair and the Research Oversight Program Director for the MCW Office of Research.

Research Interests

  • Quality Improvement
  • Investigational Drug Service
  • Institutional Review Board