About Me

Clerkship Students

Useful links

Contact Information


Scott Bolesta, Pharm.D., BCPS, FCCM, FCCP

Associate Professor

Department of Pharmacy Practice


84 West South Street

Wilkes-Barre, PA 18766


Office:  (570) 408-4203

Fax:  (570) 408-7729

E-mail:  scott.bolesta@wilkes.edu

Links to Various Useful Resources


Do you know the 7 habits of highly successful pharmacists?...If not, read this article in Pharmacy Times by Adam Martin, PharmD, ACSM-CPT.


What makes a professional [student]?...Read the ACCP White Paper on Development of Student Professionalism and the article on Tenets of Professionalism for Pharmacy Students.


Looking for guidelines?.Try the National Guideline Clearinghouse.


Want a robust review of biostatistical methods?...Take a look at this review article in Pharmacotherapy by Karen L. Kier, Ph.D., M.Sc.


Need to know what medications can cause Torsades or prolong the QT interval?Try The University of Arizona College of Pharmacy CERT.


Thinking of doing a residency after pharmacy school?….Check out the information on pharmacy residencies from the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists and the American Pharmacists Association.


Having a hard time keeping up with the medical literature?.Try the Pharmacist’s Letter, or the Prescriber’s Letter.


Here are links to organizations that publish some popular treatment guidelines:

            American College of Cardiology

American College of Chest Physicians

            American College of Gastroenterology

American Diabetes Association

American Gastroenterological Association

American Heart Association

Infectious Disease Society of America

National Comprehensive Cancer Network

            National Kidney Foundation

            Society of Critical Care Medicine