Pharmacy Services

Pharmacy Services Mountain States Conference

Speakers

Michelle W. McCarthy, PharmD, FASHP

Michelle W. McCarthy, PharmD, FASHP

Title:  Director, PGY1 Pharmacy Residency Program; Coordinator, Pharmacy Education and Graduate Programs, University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, VA

Bio: Dr. Michelle McCarthy is the Pharmacy Education and Graduate Programs Coordinator and the residency program director for the PGY1-Pharmacy residency program at the University of Virginia (UVa) Health System. Additionally, she serves as the residency coordinator for UVa’s 12 other pharmacy residency programs and is the Director of the Virginia Commonwealth University School of Pharmacy/ UVA Division. Dr. McCarthy earned her Doctor of Pharmacy degree from Mercer University and completed an ASHP-accredited Drug Information Practice Residency at the University of Pittsburgh. Prior to joining UVa, she was a faculty member at Samford University School of Pharmacy in Birmingham, AL. Awards include 1997 Samford University School of Pharmacy Teacher of the Year, 2003 Virginia Society of Health-System Pharmacists (VSHP) Pharmacist of the Year, 2008 Louis P. Jeffrey Preceptor of the Year, 2015 recipient of the Distinguished Drug Information Practitioner Award by the American College of Clinical Pharmacy DI PRN, 2015 ASHP Foundation Residency Expansion Grant, the 2017 ASHP Foundation Residency Excellence Program Award, and the 2018 VCU School of Pharmacy Office of Experiential Education Outstanding Service Award. She served on the ASHP Commission on Credentialing from 2008-2013 including serving as the Chair in 2012 and has been involved in numerous residency accreditation surveys as both the practitioner and lead surveyor.

Kristy Butler, PharmD, BCACP, FASHP, FOSHP

Kristy Butler, PharmD, BCACP, FASHP, FOSHP

Title:  Manager, Primary Care Clinical Pharmacy, Providence Medical Group, Oregon Region

Bio: Dr. Butler is the Manager of Primary Care Clinical Pharmacy Services for Providence Medical Group (PMG), Oregon Region, where she manages 22 Primary Care Clinical Pharmacy Specialists, 4 PGY2 Ambulatory Care residents, and 3 support staff. She previously practiced as a Clinical Pharmacy Specialist in Primary Care with PMG and at Oregon Health & Science University (OHSU) Internal Medicine Clinic. She received her B.S. in Pharmacy from Oregon State University (OSU), and her PharmD from OSU/OHSU. She completed a specialty residency in Primary Care through Providence Health & Services in Portland, OR and is board certified in Ambulatory Care.

Kristy is a Past-President of the Oregon Society of Health-System Pharmacists (OSHP) and an active member of ASHP. She is currently in her elect year as an ASHP Board Member; she has previously served ASHP as Chair of the Section of Ambulatory Care Practitioners, Chair of the Council on Public Policy and a member of the Ambulatory Care Conference & Summit’s Consensus Recommendations Panel. She is a Fellow of ASHP and OSHP, a past OSHP Pharmacy Practitioner of the Year and Pharmacist of the Year, and past recipient of OSU College of Pharmacy’s Outstanding Young Alumni Award.