Samantha Catanzano, PharmD, BCPP
Clinical Pharmacist, Integrated Behavioral Health
The University of Texas at Austin College of Pharmacy, PharmD
The University of Texas at Arlington, BS, Biological Chemistry
Residency, Pharmacy Practice, The University of Texas at Austin College of Pharmacy/Seton Healthcare Family/Dell Medical School
Residency, Psychiatric Pharmacy, The University of Texas at Austin College of Pharmacy/Seton Healthcare Family/Dell Medical School
Biography and Education
Samantha Catanzano, PharmD, BCPP, is a board-certified psychiatric pharmacist and a part of UT Health Austin’s Integrated Behavioral Health care team, where she provides consultative and drug therapy management services for patients with complex pharmacy and mental health needs. She specializes in providing safe, evidence-based therapy for a variety of conditions, and her services include reviewing medication regimens, monitoring treatment efficacy, counseling, and education. Additionally, Dr. Catanzano is a clinical assistant professor in The University of Texas at Austin College of Pharmacy .
Dr. Catanzano earned her Doctor of Pharmacy degree from The University of Texas at Austin and her bachelor’s in biological chemistry from The University of Texas at Arlington. She completed both a postgraduate year one residency in pharmacy practice and a postgraduate year two residency in psychiatric pharmacy at The University of Texas at Austin College of Pharmacy and Seton Healthcare Family/Dell Medical School.
Dr. Catanzano’s research interests include trends in psychotropic drug use, interprofessional healthcare delivery, and exploring wellness in educational settings. She is involved in several interprofessional community projects and serves as a mental health first aid instructor for the greater University of Texas community.
- Behavioral health in primary care
- Pain management
- Psychopharmacology consultations
- Substance use disorder treatment
- Texas State Board of Pharmacy, Licensed Pharmacist
- Texas State Board of Pharmacy, Licensed Preceptor
- Board of Pharmacy Specialists, Psychiatric Pharmacist
Awards & Honors
- Research Day Case Report Winner, Dell Medical School Department of Psychiatry
- Therapeutic Case Report Winner, College of Psychiatric and Neurologic Pharmacists