Maureen E. Knell, Pharm.D., BCPS

Clinical Associate Professor

UMKC School of Pharmacy
2464 Charlotte Street
HSB 2238
Kansas City, MO 64108

Practice Site
Saint Luke’s Multi-Specialty Clinic
Medical Plaza II, Suite 65
4320 Wornall
Kansas City, MO 64111

Phone: 816-932-8654 (practice site)

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Maureen Knell received her doctor of pharmacy degree from the University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Pharmacy and completed an ASHP accredited residency in pharmacy practice at the University of Nebraska Medical Center. She is currently a clinical associate professor in the Division of Pharmacy Practice and Administration. She is a board certified pharmacotherapy specialist.

Dr. Knell’s primary responsibilities include participating in interprofessional, patient-centered care and education in the Internal Medicine, Anticoagulation and Chronic Pain Clinics within the Saint Luke’s Multi-specialty Clinic. Her practice and scholarly interests include chronic pain management, interprofessional education, scholarship of education, arthritis and other internal medicine disease states and conditions. She has participated as an invited speaker at regional and national meetings, and authored several papers and book chapters in the areas of arthritis, dietary supplement use, interprofessional education and under-served ambulatory care populations.

Research interests:
Chronic pain management, interprofessional education, scholarship of education, Medicare Part D, arthritis, dietary supplement use, other ambulatory care/internal medicine areas.

Recent awards:
UMKC School of Pharmacy Preceptor of the Year, 2006
Missouri Society of Health-System Pharmacists Pharmacist of the Year, 2001

Recent publications:
Knell ME. Adverse reactions. In: McQueen C (ed). Pharmaceutical Care with Dietary Supplements: Concepts And Common Sense. Bethesda: American Society of Health-System Pharmacists. December 2006.

Knell ME. Rheumatology: osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis. In: Schumock G, Brundage D, Chapman M, et al, eds. Pharmacotherapy Self-Assessment Program. Fifth Edition. Chronic Illnesses I. Book 8. Kansas City: American College of Clinical Pharmacy, 2005;41-88.