Kylee Funk, PharmD, BCPS

Associate Professor, Department of Pharmaceutical Care & Health Systems
Kylee Funk


Office Phone
Office Address

7-176 Weaver-Densford Hall
308 Harvard St SE
Minneapolis, MN 55455
United States


Associate Professor, Department of Pharmaceutical Care & Health Systems
Clinical Pharmacist


PGY1 in pharmacy practice, University of Michigan Health System

PGY2 in ambulatory care, University of Michigan Health System

Doctor of Pharmacy, University of Michigan College of Pharmacy

Bachelor of Chemistry, University of Missouri

Licensures and Certifications

Board Certified Pharmacotherapy Specialist (BCPS)

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Dr. Funk graduated from the University of Michigan College of Pharmacy and went on to complete two years of pharmacy residency at the University of Michigan Health System where she specialized in ambulatory care. She joined the University of Minnesota faculty in 2014 as clinical faculty.

Research Interests

  • Impact of comprehensive medication management
  • Collaborative care provided by nurse practitioner-pharmacist teams
  • Innovative patient and student education techniques
  • Clinician wellbeing


Academic Interests and Focus

Care for patients with diabetes and metabolic syndrome


Phar 6754: Diabetes and Metabolic Syndrome



University of Minnesota Health Nurse Practitioners Clinic

Clinical Interests

Diabetes management, assisting with medication adherence, team-based care, substance use disorder

Clinical Experience Statement

I work to provide a comprehensive review of medications. I find that patients have varying perspectives on medication use. I enjoy using a holistic view when I work with a patient and find satisfaction in helping the patient to meet their individual goals. PRACTICE TIMELINE: The clinic opened in April 2015 and pharmacist services were incorporated in July 2015. PHARMACY ROLE: Pharmacists provide comprehensive medication management. Pharmacists see patients independently and also through co-v



  • Funk KA, Weaver KK. Team work and collaborative practice agreements among pharmacists and nurse practitioners. J Am Pharm Assoc. 2018;58(1):117-119.
  • Funk KA, Kolar C, Schweiss SK, Tingen JM, Janke KK. Experience with the Script Concordance Test to Develop Clinical Reasoning Skills in Pharmacy Students. Curr Pharm Teach Learn. 2017;9(6):1031-1041.
  • Funk KA, Paffrath A, Anderson JK. Pharmacist and nurse practitioner collaboration in nurse-managed health clinic. JNP. 2017; 13(6):e273-6.
  • Marini BL, Funk K, Kraft MD, Fong JM, Naanos R, Stout SM, Wagner D. The effects of an informational video on patient knowledge, satisfaction and compliance with venous thromboembolism prophylaxis: a pilot study. Patient Educ Couns. 2014;96(2):264-7
  • Funk KA, Bostwick JR. A comparison of the risk of QT prolongation among SSRIs. Ann Pharmacother. 2013; 47(10): 1330-41.
  • Funk KA, Bostwick JR. Paliperidone Palmitate Injection Site. Issues Ment Health Nurs. 2013;34(10):779-82
  • Hutton D, Kaakeh R, Funk K, Gatwood J, Chan B, Salah-Ud-Din M. Cost-Effectiveness of 3 Statin Sample Policies in Post-Myocardial Infarction Patients. Am J Pharm Benefits. 2013;5(2):e36-e45