Jim Miller, PharmD, BCCCP

Clinical Pharmacist Specialist in Surgical Critical Care
Residency Program Director: PGY2 Critical Care
Adjunct Clinical Assistant Professor in Pharmacy
Rotation(s) Offered: Surgical Critical Care


As a part of a large, multidisciplinary team, I work to optimize medication therapy for patients in the surgical intensive care unit through direct and indirect patient care. I precept pharmacy students, PGY1, and PGY2 pharmacy residents on learning experiences in this area.

Pharmacy School Attended: University of Michigan (2006)

Other Training:

  • PGY1 Pharmacy: University of Michigan (2007)
  • PGY2 Critical Care: University of Michigan (2008)

Areas of Interest

Sedation, Delirium, Sepsis

Honors & Awards

Preceptor of the Year, 2017-2018 –University of Michigan College of Pharmacy

Published Articles or Reviews

  • Kurish BA, Alaniz C, Miller JT, Farina NM. Safety and Efficacy of Push-Dose Phenylephrine in Adult ICU Patients. [accepted for publication]
  • Flieller LA, Alaniz C, Pleva MR, Miller JT. Incidence of Rebound Hypertension after Discontinuation of Dexmedetomidine. Pharmacother 2019;39(10):970-4.
  • Farina N, Miller JT. Pharmacologic Reversal of Direct Oral Anticoagulants. Crit Care NursQ. 2018;41(2):121-8.
  • Tischer S, Miller JT. Pharmacologic Strategies to Prevent Blood Loss and Transfusion in Orthotopic Liver Transplantation. Crit Care Nurs Q. 2016 Jul-Sep;39(3):267-80.
  • Pleva MR, Miller JT. 2015. Gastrointestinal Bleeding: Indications for Prophylaxis Post-trauma and Treatment. In: Papadakos P, Gestring M, eds. Encyclopedia of Trauma Care. New York, Springer, pp. 677-81.