Faculty Member – Holly Maples

Holly D. Maples, PharmDHolly Maples

Associate Professor

Department of Pharmacy Practice
Phone: (501) 364-1718
Fax: (501) 364-1810
Office: ACH Blue House
Email: mapleshollyd@uams.edu

Education & Training

Ohio Northern University, Ada, OH (Pharm.D. 2000)
Spectrum Health & DeVos Children’s Hospital, Grand Rapids, MI (Residency 2000-01)
University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences and Arkansas Children’s Hospital, Little Rock, AR (Pediatric Pharmacology Fellowship 2001-03)

Teaching Responsibilities

PHPR 5472 PBL Pediatric Elective: Various pediatric topics from birth to adolescence
PhPr 5635 Therapeutics II: Bugs & Drugs, Antimicrobial resistance, HIV pathogenesis and epidemiology, Treatment of HIV and Opportunistic Infections.
PhPr 5645 Therapeutics III: Developmental pharmacology, drug delivery in pediatrics, pediatric dosing considerations, meningitis, otitis media, cystic fibrosis, pediatric viral infections, ADHD, Immunizations
Director, Pediatric Pharmacy Practice Residency Program, Preceptor, Pediatrics Advanced Practice Experience

Clinical Practice

Co-director, Antimicrobial Stewardship Program; Infectious Disease In-patient/HIV Clinic Pharmacist, Arkansas Children’s Hospital

Research & Scholarly Interests

Improving/changing antimicrobial resistance patterns through a systematic approach
Development of new clinical positions/programs to advance clinical pharmacy practice

Honors & Awards

  • 2006 University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Medical Research Endowment Award
  • 2004 Children’s University Medical Group (CUMG) Research Development New Investigator Award
  • 2004 Southern Society of Pediatric Research Young Faculty Award
  • 2003 Southern Society of Pediatric Research Trainee Travel Award
  • 2002 American Society for Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics Presidential Trainee Award


  • American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy (AACP)
  • American College of Clinical Pharmacy (ACCP)
  • American Society for Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics (ASCPT)
  • American Society of Health Systems Pharmacists (ASHP)
  • American Society for Microbiology (ASM)
  • Arkansas Pharmacists Association (APA)
  • Pediatric Pharmacy Advocacy Group (PPAG)
  • Society of Infectious Disease Pharmacists (SIDP)
  • Southern Society for Pediatric Research (SSPR)

Curriculum Vitae