Leadership and Advocacy

Department of Pharmacy Practice faculty members are national and statewide leaders in the profession of pharmacy.

Thomas Buckley

  • Executive Committee: White House Initiative on Asian American, Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander Integrated Care Policy. U.S. Dept. of Health & Human Services Office of Minority Health, 2011
  • Board of Directors: American Society of Health-Systems Pharmacists/Association of Black Health Systems Pharmacists Health Disparities (2011-2013)

Charles Caley

  • President, CPNP Foundation Board of Directors (2011-2014)
  • President, College of Psychiatric and Neurologic Pharmacists Board of Directors (2005-2006)
  • Chair, Specialty Council on Psychiatric Pharmacy, Board of Pharmaceutical Specialties (2004-2005)

Devra Dang

  • Chair and co-chair of Pharmacy Academy and member of Executive Council - National Academies of Practice (2013-2016).

Jill Fitzgerald

  • Secretary, Council of Sections, American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy (2015-2016)

Adrian Hernandez

  • Advisory Committee Member, Revista Peruana de Medicina Experimental y Salud Publica (2011-2015)

Lisa Holle

  • Secretariat General Member, International Society of Oncology Pharmacy Practitioners (2017-present)
  • President, Hematology/Oncology Pharmacy Association (2012-2013)
  • Board Member, Hematology/Oncology Pharmacy Association Foundation (2011-2014)

Philip Hritcko

  • Speaker of the House of Delegates, American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy (2013-2015)

Sean Jeffery

  • Acting Executive Director and Chief Executive Officer, American Society of Consultant Pharmacists (2013 – 2014)
  • President, American Society of Consultant Pharmacists (2012-2013)
  • Board of Directors, American Society of Consultant Pharmacists (2006-2010)

Robert McCarthy

  • National President, Rho Chi Honor Society (2010-2012)
  • Board of Directors, National Institute for Pharmaceutical Technology & Education (2006 - 2013)
  • Chairman, National Institute for Pharmaceutical Technology & Education (2009 - 2012)

Michael Nailor

  • Vice-Chair Political Advocacy Committee, Society of Infectious Diseases Pharmacists (2014-present)

Nathaniel Rickles

  • Co-Chair, Advisory Panel on SES adjustment of Quality Measures , Pharmacy Quality Alliance (2015 – 2016)
  • Co-Chair, Risk Adjustment Advisory Panel, Pharmacy Quality Alliance (2016 - present)
  • Chair, Social and Administrative Sciences Section, American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy (2013-2014)
  • Chair, Strategic Planning Committee, Social and Administrative Sciences Section, American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy (2013-2015)

Marie Smith

  • Senior Adviser, US Department of Health and Human Services, CMS Innovation Center (2013)
  • Member, Board of Trustees, DNA EpiCenter Science Center (2006-2008)

Diana Sobieraj

  • Secretary/Treasurer of the Outcomes PRN, American College of Clinical Pharmacists (2016-2018)

National Leaders

Statewide Leaders

McCarthy with Students
Salvo
Holle HOPA
Dang UST Learning Retreat
Dr. Salvo Diabetes Day
Mike ASHP Award