Dr. Beatriz Manzor Mitrzyk earned her Doctor of Pharmacy degree from the University of Michigan College of Pharmacy (UM COP) in Ann Arbor, MI and completed a Pharmacy Practice Residency at the University of Michigan Hospitals. After completing a Clinical Pharmacy Translational Science Postdoctoral Research Fellowship at the UM COP, she became Clinical Assistant Professor at UM COP. In 2020, she started as Assistant Professor at the UM COP. Dr. Manzor Mitrzyk conducts qualitative, quantitative, and mixed methods research designs. Using a community engaged research approach, her research team, steering committee, and community members identify gaps in care, assess for health disparities, and develop and implement interventions to improve health outcomes. Dr. Manzor Mitrzyk is also a clinical pharmacist at the Community Health and Social Services Center of Detroit, MI and provides collaborative drug therapy management to underrepresented patients with diabetes, hypertension, dyslipidemia, and polypharmacy. She enjoys traveling, taking long walks, and spending time with her family and friends.

Research Interests

  • Latine adults, medication related health disparities, social determinants of health and chronic diseases

  • Diversity, equity, and inclusion at US Pharmacy Schools

  • Access to language services at community pharmacies

Selected Publications

  • Manzor Mitrzyk B, Lopez-Medina AI, Farris KB. Comprehension and usefulness of Spanish language health information about depression treatment. Health Educ Res. 2024 May 11;39(3):228-244. doi: 10.1093/her/cyae013.


    Jones LM, Piscotty RJ Jr, Sullivan S, Manzor Mitrzyk B, Ploutz-Snyder RJ, Ghosh B, Veinot T. Psychometric Evaluation of the Modes of Health Information Acquisition, Sharing, and Use Questionnaire: Prospective Cross-Sectional Observational Study. J Med Internet Res. 2023 Sep 11;25:e44772. doi: 10.2196/44772.


    Manzor Mitrzyk B, Marshall VD, Farris KB. Ethnic Determinants of Health and Medication Use for Depression Among US Latinx Adults. J Racial Ethn Health Disparities. 2023 May 15:1–12. doi: 10.1007/s40615-023-01565-x. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 37184813; PMCID: PMC10184621


    Rao KV, Manzor Mitrzyk B, Tillman F, Liu I, Abdul-Mutakabbir JC, Harvin A, Bogucki C, Salsberg E. Utilization of a "Diversity Index" to Assess Racial Diversity of US School of Pharmacy Graduates. Am J Pharm Educ. 2023 Jul 4:100568. doi: 10.1016/j.ajpe.2023.100568. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 37414218.