Barbara Insley Crouch, PharmD, MSPH


  • English

Academic Information

  • Departments: Pharmacotherapy - Professor (Clinical)

Board Certification

  • American Board of Applied Toxicology

Academic Office Information

  • 801-581-7504
  • Consolidated Data Center
    Utah Poison Control Center
    585 Komas, Room: 230
    Salt Lake City, UT 84108

Academic Bio

Dr. Crouch is the Executive Director of the Utah Poison Control Center (UPCC). She has been the director of the UPCC since 1992. She holds a bachelors degree in pharmacy from the Philadelphia College of Pharmacy and Science, a doctor of pharmacy degree jointly administered by the University of Texas at Austin and the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio and a Masters of Science in Public Health degree from the University of Utah. She completed a clinical toxicology fellowship at the University of Maryland School of Pharmacy and Maryland Poison Center. She has held faculty positions at the University of California San Francisco School of Pharmacy and the Philadelphia College of Pharmacy and Science prior to joining the University of Utah in 1990. Her primary academic appointment is professor (clinical) in the Department of Pharmacotherapy, College of Pharmacy. She established a two year fellowship in Clinical and Applied Toxicology for doctor of pharmacy graduates and recently graduated her first fellow. Her research interests include the epidemiology of poisonings and facilitation of communication to improve patient care.

Education History

Type School Degree
Certification University of California
Johnson & Johnson Healthcare Executive Program
Other Training Cost Effective Analysis
Other Training Administration for Physician Executives, University of Utah School of Business
Other Training The Leadership Experience, American College of Clinical Pharmacy
Other Training The Competitive Edge, American Society of Health-Systems Pharmacists
Other Training Advanced Public Information Officers, Federal Emergency Management Agency
Graduate Training University of Utah
Public Health
Other Training Amgen Outcomes Institute
Fellowship University of Maryland School of Pharmacy
Clinical Toxicology
Doctoral Training University of Texas at Austin/University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio
Undergraduate Philadelphia College of Pharmacy and Science
Undergraduate Albany College of Pharmacy
Pre-pharmacy curriculum

Global Impact


Institution Description Country
American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy Delegate Canada