Tasha Ramsey

Assistant Professor


Email: TRamsey@Dal.Ca
Phone: 902-473-6829
Fax: 902-494-1396
Mailing Address: 
5968 College Street
PO Box 15000
College of Pharmacy
Dalhousie University
Halifax, NS
B3H 4R2
Research Topics:
  • Infectious diseases
  • Pharmacy practice
  • Antimicrobial stewardship



  • BSc(Pharm) (Dalhousie)
  • ACPR (U Toronto)
  • PharmD (UBC)

Research Interests

Dr. Tasha Ramsey’s research examines infectious diseases, antimicrobial stewardship, and pharmacy practice.  Her current research characterizes testing, treatment, and prevention of infectious diseases by pharmacists.

Selected awards and honours

  • Pharmacist of the Year, Pharmacy Association of Nova Scotia, 2022.
  • Dr. Jessie I. MacKnight Teaching Award For Excellence in Pharmaceutical Teaching, College of Pharmacy, Dalhousie University, 2022
  • Alumnus of the Year, College of Pharmacy, Dalhousie University, 2022

Selected publications

  • Dearing ME, Burgess SV, Murphy V, Campbell S, Johnston L, Ramsey TD. Prescribing Patterns and Patient Outcomes for Bone and Joint Infectious Treated with Cefazolin and Probenecid: A Retrospective Observational Study. Can J Hosp Pharm. 2020:73(3):202-8
  • Beach JE, Ramsey TD, Gorman SK, Lau TTY. Roles of Infectious Diseases Consultant Pharmacists and Antimicrobial Stewardship Pharmacists: A Survey of Canadian Tertiary Care Academic Hospitals. Can J Hosp Pharm. 2017;70(6):415-422.
  • Sidhu S, Gorman SK, Slavik RS, Ramsey TD, Bruchet N, Murray S. Positive and Negative Impacts of a Continuing Professional Development Intervention on Pharmacist Practice: A Balanced Measure Evaluation. J Contin Educ Health Prof. 2017 Fall;37(4):215-222.
  • Losier M, Ramsey TD, Wilby KJ, Black EK. A Systematic Review of Antimicrobial Stewardship Interventions in the Emergency Department. Ann Pharmacother. 2017 Sep;51(9):774-790.
  • Ramsey TD, Lau TTY, Ensom MHH.  Serotonergic and Adrenergic Drug Interactions Associated With Linezolid: A Critical Review and Practical Management Approach. Annals of Pharmacotherapy. 2013;47(4):543-560.