Dickerson Wins ACCP Clinical Practice Award

Roland N. Dickerson, PharmD, BCNSP, FCCP, FASHP, FCCM, FASPEN, was honored as this year’s recipient of the American College of Clinical Pharmacy (ACCP) Clinical Practice Award. He received the award at the Annual ACCP Global Conference in October in San Francisco, CA. This award is given to an ACCP member described as having, “developed an…

Wang Awarded NIH R01 Grant

Junling Wang, MS, PhD, professor of Clinical Pharmacy, received a $987,562 grant. The grant was awarded by the National Institute on Aging, one of the National Institutes of Health, and will be funded over the next three years. The current criteria for Medicare medication therapy management (MTM) have shown to improve outcomes significantly but are…

Rowe Honored with NCCS Presidential Service Award

Shaun Rowe, PharmD, BCPS, assistant professor of Clinical Pharmacy, was honored with the Neurocritical Care Society (NCCS) Presidential Service Award. The award was presented at the 13th Annual NCCS meeting on October 6. Each recipient is selected by the president of the society for providing outstanding service. This distinction is held by only a few members of the…

Franks Investigator with UTK Nursing RIDE HRSA Grant

Andrea Franks, PharmD, BCPS, associate professor of Clinical Pharmacy, is a co-investigator for the Recovery Based Interprofessional Distance Education (RIDE) program, supported by a grant from the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA). The RIDE program is a collaboration among University of Tennessee graduate students in psychiatric mental health nursing, nutrition, exercise physiology and pharmacy in learning to provide…

Finch, Oliphant and Ray Inducted as ACCP Fellows

Department of Clinical Pharmacy faculty, Chris Finch and Carrie Oliphant, and former faculty member, Shaunta’ Ray, were inducted as American College of Clinical Pharmacy (ACCP) Fellows at the 2015 ACCP Annual Meeting in San Francisco, CA. ACCP Fellowship status is awarded in recognition of continued excellence in clinical pharmacy practice or research. Nominees must have been…