Health Systems Pharmacy Management
The M.S. program in health outcomes and policy research with a concentration in health systems pharmacy management is combined with a two-year residency. It is designed to develop the knowledge, skills, and leadership abilities necessary to provide and evaluate a comprehensive pharmacy benefit and service for patients of organized health care settings. The program emphasizes health systems pharmacy management. It also includes but is not limited to the following practice management areas: medication systems management, human resources management, fiscal management, and technology assessment. Medication systems management focuses on the study of drug resources, safe/effective drug use systems, drug information and therapy management, and pharmacy data management. An additional program focus is the medication use process in the health care system and in society to reflect interactions and services among providers of care, payers of care, and recipients of care.
Program Director: David K. Solomon, Pharm.D., FASHP
Health Science Administration
UTHSC College of Pharmacy
881 Madison Ave., Room 440
Memphis, TN 38163