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Joseph Boullata


Clinical Professor

Fellow of the American Society for Parental and Enteral Nutrition

Nutrition Sciences Department

267.359.5818 P
Three Parkway, Room 357

A clinician educator for over 20 years, Joseph Boullata, PharmD is an internationally recognized expert in the field of nutrition support and nutritional pharmacotherapy. His teaching goal has always been to help develop clinicians who are well grounded in science and clinical evidence, who can use appropriate judgment in practice. This teaching is informed by his many years of clinical practice - currently with the Clinical Nutrition Support Services at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania.  
Boullata received his Doctorate from the University of Maryland following degrees in Nutrition Science and in Pharmacy. He completed a post-doc fellowship in nutrition support at the University of Maryland Medical System, as well as a clinical residency at the Johns Hopkins Hospital. An investigator on a number of grant-funded research projects, he has performed clinical and bench research and published in the areas of nutrition, gastroenterology, and critical care, authoring over 60 chapters and papers in peer-reviewed journals. He has served on the editorial board of a number of professional journals, and is an active member of several professional organizations.