Joni Beck, Pharm.D., C.D.E., B.C.,A.D.M.

Research interests include pediatric diabetes, young adult transition services and evaluation of diabetes education and program development.

Joni Beck, Pharm.D., B.C.-A.D.M., C.D.E.

Clinical Professor and Clinical Programs Director for Diabetes and Endocrinology, Department of Pediatrics, OU College of Medicine | Adjunct Clinical Professor at College of Pharmacy, OU Health Sciences Center

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Post-Doctoral Residency, Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center at OU Medicine

Doctoral Studies, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis

Bachelor's Degree, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis

Selected Publications:

LaBarbera B, Dvorak J, Zhang Y, Jeter K, Talsania M, Beck J. Diabetes-related events in adolescents and young adults: opportunities for psychosocial interventions. Psychology Health & Medicine. 2019:24(9):1148-1157.

Abed E, LaBarbera B, Dvorak J, Zhang Y, Beck J, Talsania M. Prevalence of dyslipidemia and factors affecting dyslipidemia in young adults with type 1 diabetes: evaluation of statin prescribing. J Pediatr Endocrinol Metab 2019:32(4):327-334.

Beck J, Greenwood DA, Blanton L et al.  National Standards for Diabetes Self- Management Education and Support, Diabetes Care. 2017:40(10):1409-1419.

Beck JK. Pediatric Diabetes. PPAG: Pediatric PharmPrep Advanced Guide (book online). 2nd ed., Memphis, TN: Pediatric Pharmacy Advocacy Group, 2017.

Beck JK. Pediatric Obesity. PPAG: Pediatric PharmPrep Advanced Guide (book online). 2nd ed., Memphis, TN: Pediatric Pharmacy Advocacy Group, 2017.

Marin MT, Coffey ML, Beck JK, Dasari PS, Allen RA, Krishnan S. A Novel Approach to the Management of Neonatal Diabetes Using Sensor-Augmented Insulin Pump Therapy with Threshold Suspend Technology at Diagnosis. Diabetes Spectrum. 2016:29(3):176-179.

George MM, Elizalde AR, Beck JK. Insulin Pump Infusion Set Needle Break. Clinical Diabetes. 2015:33(4):195-197.

Beck JK, Cogan FR.  Outpatient Management of Pediatric Type 1 Diabetes. J Pediatr Pharmacol Ther. 2015:20(5):344-357.

Beck JK, Zhang Y, Shay CM, Muhamedagic CA, Sternlof SA, Ding K, Short MM, Dvorak JD, Lane JT. Diabetes Knowledge in Young Adults: Associations With Hemoglobin A1C. Families, Systems, & Health. 2015:33(1) 28-35.

Beck JK, Traficano, SE. Diabetes Educator Mentorship Program: Mentors Requested. Diabetes Educator 2015:41(1):38-42.