Marc Scheetz, Pharm.D., M.SC

Downers Grove, IL

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Dr. Marc Scheetz attained a Doctorate of Pharmacy from Butler University, earned a Masters of Science in Clinical Investigation degree at Northwestern University, and completed his pharmacy practice residency and an infectious diseases fellowship at Northwestern Memorial Hospital. Dr. Scheetz is a Professor at Midwestern University in the Chicago College of Pharmacy and holds a joint appointment in the Department of Pharmacology, College of Graduate Studies.  Dr. Scheetz is the Director of the Pharmacometric Center of Excellence at Midwestern University.  He currently practices clinically as an infectious diseases pharmacist at Northwestern Memorial Hospital in downtown Chicago, IL and serves as the Director for the Post-Doctoral Fellowship Program in Infectious Diseases Pharmacotherapy.

Dr. Scheetz has authored over 190 original research manuscripts and review articles in the area of anti-infective pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics and currently serves as a reviewer for several infectious diseases, pharmacy, and medical journals. His primary research interest lies in the interface of the pharmacokinetic/pharmacodynamic interaction (i.e. between antimicrobials, pathogens, and hosts). He is particularly interested in assessing modifiable pharmacologic variables in the treatment of infectious diseases and identifying optimal exposures against the backdrop of toxicity.  His group studies toxicology in the laboratory as well as through clinical data modeling.  Dr. Scheetz is actively engaged in local and national leadership positions and formerly served as a member of the FDA Antimicrobial Drugs Advisory Committee.


Downers Grove, IL

College of Pharmacy
Downers Grove Campus
College of Graduate Studies - IL

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Northwestern University | 2007 | M.SC
Butler University | 2003 | Pharm.D.


2012    Young Investigator of the Year, Society of Infectious Diseases Pharmacists

2018    Elected Fellow of the American College of Clinical Pharmacy (FCCP)


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Fellowship Information, 2 positions funded

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The following assays have been developed by our group for Research Use Only:  

atenolol, azithromycin, cefepime, ceftazidime,colistin, creatinine, dalbavancin, iohexol, meropenem, micafungin, piperacillin, polymyxin B, sulbactam, tazobactam, vancomycin.

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