Ryan Nelson, PharmD

Ryan Nelson, PharmD

Medical Director, Precision Medicine
Adjunct Professor, University of Utah School of Medicine


  • Applied precision medicine
    • Somatic pharmacogenomics
    • Germline pharmacogenomics
  • Pharmacoeconomics


  • Doctorate Degree—Pharmacy, University of Utah College of Pharmacy
  • Fellowship—Personalized Cancer Medicine, Moffitt Cancer Center


  • American Society of Hematology
  • American Society of Health-System Pharmacists
  • American Society of Human Genetics
  • Clinical Pharmacogenetics Implementation Consortium

Research Interests

  • Clinical utility and value of pharmacogenomics
  • Gene-drug pair assessment for future implementation
  • Patient adherence to pharmacotherapy

Recent Publications


  • J Eli, et al. MetaCensus: a blockchain meta-analysis database to improve scientific consensus and clinical decision support in pharmacogenomics. Abstract 131019, 2022 CPIC-PGRN meeting.
  • Nelson RS, et al. Processes for integrating a pharmacogenomics panel into patient care at an academic cancer research hospital. Poster presentation at the Clinical Pharmacogenetics Implementation Consortium (CPIC) open meeting, Memphis TN, June 6-7, 2019.