1973 to 1975: Dexter Pharmacy, Dexter, Maine, pharmacist
- Employed while attending
college at clinical pharmacies in Boston and Waltham, Massachusetts; Kenmore Pharmacy and Beatty
Brothers Pharmacy. As a student, I also worked at Wilson's Drug Store in Bath, Maine from 1971 to
Doctor of Pharmacy degree obtained at Nova Southeastern University College of Pharmacy,
Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Educated at Massachusetts College of Pharmacy in Boston, Massachusetts, receiving a Bachelor of
Science Degree specializing in Pharmacy, graduating with high academic standing, and accepted the
Johnson & Johnson Award for Outstanding Business Achievement.
Internship at Boston City
Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts.
Additional clinical rotation as a clinical pharmacologist at
the Harvard Community Health Care Center in Boston, Massachusetts.
Certification in Osteoporosis Management
Nutrition and Hyperalimentation Certification from Harvard/Deaconess, Boston, Massachusetts
Orthopedic and Circulation Appliance Certification
Publications, Associations and Achievements
2009 recipient of the American Pharmacists Association‘s Academy of Pharmacy Practice and Management (APhA-APPM) Merit Award
PillHelp MTMS Practice and and PillHelp Works Software, American Pharmacist Association Journal, APhA Pharmacy Today, February 2007
"So You Want Your Own MTM Practice" Florida Pharmacy Today, May 2008
"The Plan" Florida Pharmacy Today, October 2008
A detailed template for building an MTMS Business Plan
“Independent MTM Pharmacist, Medication Therapy Management Services - Developing a practice as an Independent MTM Pharmacist, Module 11, APhA Pharmacy Today, November 2008
American Pharmacists Association
Florida Pharmacy Association: Executive Committee, Professional Affairs Council, Professional Affairs Council Chair 2008
Florida Pharmacy Association's President's Award of Excellence, 2008
Award for Most Innovative Pharmacy Practice for 2005 presented by the Florida Pharmacy Association
Other Experience / Certifications
Certified Immunization Administration
Medication management services and education Assisted Living Centers and Independant Living Centers
Served as a Board Member of Mayo Regional Hospital
"Medication Therapy Management Services: Documentation"
- Evaluation of evolving MTMS documentation models, incorporation of
MTMS Core Standards into practice, understand value and impact of effective documentation, evaluation and selection of documentation tools. Florida Pharmacy Association
Summer Meeting 2008
"MTMS - Current State of Affairs: Reimbursement"
- Nova Southeastern University, 2008 Fall Seminar
"A Review of Cardiac Pharmacology"
- wrote curriculum and presented this video seminar for
satellite broadcast - Primedia, Dallas, Texas
- wrote curriculum and presented this 10 week course for
"Pharmacology for Nurses"
- wrote curriculum and presented this course for several
"New Model in Community Pharmacy"
- a Continuing Education seminar for the Maine
"Prescription Drug Use in School Children"
- a seminar for teachers and administrators
sponsored by the Maine Principals Association
"Ophthalmology: Review of Pharmacology"
seminar for the Maine State Optometric Association
-pharmacist presenter at Mayo Regional Hospital's (Dover-Foxcroft, ME) Cardiac Rehabilitation
Numerous other lectures and seminars have been presented to a variety of
audiences on a wide range of topics.
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