Jacob T. Brown, PharmD, MS

Assistant Professor, Department of Pharmacy Practice and Pharmaceutical Sciences

Jacob T. Brown

Contact Info


Office Phone 218-726-6028

Fax 218-726-6500

Office Address:
105 Life Science

Mailing Address:
College of Pharmacy, Duluth
Department of Pharmacy Practice and Pharmaceutical Sciences
232 Life Science
1110 Kirby Drive
Duluth, MN 55812-3003

Administrative Assistant Name
Anna Foster

Administrative Phone

Administrative Email

Residency in Pediatrics, Children's Mercy Hospital Kansas City

Fellowship in Pediatric Clinical Pharmacology, Children's Mercy Hospital Kansas City

PharmD, Creighton University School of Pharmacy and Health Professions

Master of Science in Clinical Research, University of Kansas School of Medicine, Kansas City, Kansas


Dr. Brown completed his undergrad coursework and Doctor of Pharmacy at Creighton University. Upon graduation, he completed a Post-graduate Year 1 Pharmacy Residency at Children's Mercy Kansas City, followed by a T32 funded fellowship in Pediatric Clinical Pharmacology. During his fellowship he also completed a Master of Science in Clinical Research through the University of Kansas School of Medicine. Dr. Brown started as an assistant professor with the University of Minnesota College of Pharmacy, Duluth, in the fall of 2014. 


Dr. Brown's expertise lies primarily within pediatric pharmacotherapy, pharmacogenetics, pharmacogenomics, and pharmacokinetics.

Professional Associations

  • American Society of Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics
  • Pediatric Pharmacy Advocacy Group


Research Summary/Interests

Pediatrics, pharmacogenetics, pharmacogenomics, psychopharmacology, pharmacokinetics

Research Funding Grants

Essentia Health Foundation


Brown JT, Gregornik D, Kennedy MJ. Pediatric pharmacy advocacy group position statement on pharmacogenomics in pediatrics. J Pediatr Pharmacol Ther. 2018 [Accepted].

Olander M, Waring S, Stenehjem DD, Taran A, Ranelli PL, Brown JT. Primary care clinicians' attitudes and knowledge of pharmacogenetics in a large, multi-state, healthcare system. Innovations in Pharmacy. [Accepted]

Frew JA, Brown JT, Fitzsimmons PN, Hoffman AD, Sadilek M, Grue CE, Nichols JW. Toxicokinetics of the neonicotinoid insecticide imidacloprid in rainbow trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss). Comp Biochem Physiol. [Accepted]

Glesener D, Anderson G, Li X, Brown JT, Amell J, Regal R, Ferguson D. Prescribing patterns of psychotropic medications for American Indian children in foster care. J Child and Adolesc Psychopharm. [Accepted]

Eum S, Schneiderhan ME, Brown JT, Lee AM, Bishop JR. Pharmacogenetic evaluation to assess breakthrough psychosis with aripiprazole long-acting injection: A case report. BMC Psychiatry 2017 Jul 3;17(1):238. doi: 10.1186/s12888-017-1396-x.