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Louis Lteif, Pharm.D., BCPS
Louis Lteif

Assistant Professor

Dr. Louis Lteif was born and raised in Lebanon. He matriculated at the Lebanese American University and received his Pharm.D. in 2012. He then practiced in retail setting before pursuing a Post-Graduate Year 1 (PGY-1) Pharmacy Practice Residency at Howard University Hospital in Washington, DC. Dr. Lteif’s interests lie in Infectious Diseases which led him to complete a PGY-2 Infectious Diseases Residency at Howard University Hospital as well.

Dr. Lteif joined the DKICP as an Assistant Professor of Pharmacy Practice in January 2016. Dr. Lteif teaches didactic lectures on a variety of topics including respiratory and infectious diseases. His practice site will be at Hilo Medical Center (HMC) where he will function as the Antimicrobial Stewardship Pharmacist. His research interests comprise antimicrobial resistance and use optimization, where he plans on collaborating in a state-wide approach to combat antimicrobial resistance and misuse.


  • Doctor of Pharmacy: Lebanese American University, Lebanon
  • PGY-1 Pharmacy Practice Residency: Howard University Hospital, Washington, DC
  • PGY-2 Infectious Diseases Residency: Howard University Hospital, Washington, DC

Classes and Courses

  • PHPP 516: Integrated Therapeutics II
  • PHPP 521: Applied Pharmaceutical Care
  • PHPP 504: IPPE IV
  • PHPS 511: Pharmacy Self-Care II
  • APPE and IPPE

Selected Presentations and/or Publications

  • Adigun M, Adesoye A, Ayoola A, Lteif L, Amaechi O. Review of Nonneurogenic Overactive Bladder. U.S. Pharmacist 2014 August; 39 (8): 62-72