Pharmacy Services

Pharmacy Services Mountain States Conference

Speakers

Frank Romanelli, Pharm.D., MPH, FAPhA, BCPS, AAHIVP

Frank Romanelli, Pharm.D., MPH, FAPhA, BCPS, AAHIVP

Title:  Professor and Associate Dean, Paul F. Parker Endowed Professor of Pharmacy, University of Kentucky College of Pharmacy

Dr. Romanelli is originally from Waterbury, Connecticut. He received both his Bachelor of Science and Doctor of Pharmacy degrees from the Massachusetts College of Pharmacy in Boston. He completed both a Pharmacy Practice and Critical Care residency at the University of Kentucky Medical Center where he also served as Chief Resident. Subsequently, he received a Master’s degree in Public Health from the University of Kentucky.

He is currently the Paul F. Parker Endowed Professor of Pharmacy and Associate Dean at the University of Kentucky College of Pharmacy with joint appointments as Associate Professor of Medicine and Associate Professor of Physician Assistant Studies.

Dr. Romanelli has received several commendations by various groups for outstanding teaching. In 2003 he was selected by the University of Kentucky Alumni Association as a ‘Great Teacher’, this is the oldest continuous award presented by UK. In 2004, he received the American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy Innovations in Teaching Award and in 2008 the UK Provosts Award for Outstanding teaching by a Tenured Faculty member. Dr. Romanelli has also been recognized as an Outstanding Professor of the Year by both the College of Pharmacy and College of Health Sciences at UK. From student nominations, Dr. Romanelli has been recognized by the UK College of Education as a “Teacher Who Made a Difference.” In 2012 he was inducted as an honorary member of Pi Alpha, the National Physician Assistant Academic Honor Society and in 2013 he was inducted into Delta Omega, the honorary society for Public Health.

Dr. Romanelli is board certified in pharmacotherapy and recognized by the American Association of HIV Medicine as an HIV Pharmacist. In 2009 he was elected a Fellow of the American Pharmacists Association. Dr. Romanelli currently serves as Senior Associate Editor of the American Journal of Pharmaceutical Education. Additionally,he is the section editor for HIV/AIDS and Sexually Transmitted Infections forthe Annals of Pharmacotherapy.

He maintains an active practice in the area of HIV/AIDS and his research interests include pharmacy education and pedagogy. He is currently overseeing a major curricular revision and re-engineering of the Doctor of Pharmacy degree program at the University of Kentucky.

Linda S. Tyler, PharmD, FASHP

Linda S. Tyler, PharmD, FASHP

Title:  Chief Pharmacy Officer, University of Utah Health Care, Associate Dean of Pharmacy Practice, University of Utah College of Pharmacy

Linda S. Tyler, PharmD, FASHP, is Chief Pharmacy officer for University of Utah Health and Associate Dean at the University of Utah, College of Pharmacy in Salt Lake City. Dr. Tyler earned her Doctor of Pharmacy degree from the University of Utah and completed a residency in pharmacy practice at University of Nebraska Medical Center. Before assuming her current leadership role, Dr. Tyler was Director of the University of Utah Drug Information Service.

Dr. Tyler is currently serving as a member of the ASHP Board of Directors. In her first year on the board, she is serving as the board liaison for the Council on Workforce and Educational Development and the Section of Ambulatory Care Practitioners. Dr. Tyler was the 2015 recipient of the John Webb Award, given in recognition of outstanding pharmacy leadership by ASHP.

Jennifer M. Schultz, PharmD, FASHP

Jennifer M. Schultz, PharmD, FASHP

Title:  Clinical Pharmacy Supervisor/Residency Program Director at Bozeman Health Deaconess Hospital

Jennifer M. Schultz, PharmD, FASHP is Clinical Pharmacy Supervisor/Residency Program Director at Bozeman Health Deaconess Hospital in Bozeman, Montana, where she provides direct patient care, precepts residents/students, and strives to enhance medication safety and outcomes. Jennifer is currently serving on the Board of Directors for the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP).

Jennifer received her PharmD degree from Creighton University and completed an ASHP-accredited pharmacy residency at Group Health Cooperative of Puget Sound. She participated in ASHP Foundation’s Pharmacy Leadership Institute in 2014.

Jennifer has been an active member of ASHP throughout her career, serving the Section of Inpatient Care Practitioners (SICP) Executive Committee as Chair and Director-at-Large. She has served as Chair for the Pharmacy Technician Statement Committee, the Joint Section/Forum Practice Advancement Initiative (PAI) Coordinating Committee, the Council on Education and Workforce Development, and the Task Force for Pharmacy’s Changing Demographics. She has served as Program Chair for Midyear Clinical Meeting programs, state delegate, and has published in AJHP. Jennifer was honored with the Distinguished Service Award from ASHP’s SICP in 2014.