Community pharmacy shared faculty in the UF College of Pharmacy are well positioned to share their real-world experience with pharmacy students. The teaching and skills lab training they provide complements their roles providing patient care in a community pharmacy.
Community Pharmacy Shared Faculty
Eric F Egelund Ph.D., Pharm.D.
After completing his Pharm.D. at the University of Florida College of Pharmacy, Dr. Egelund enrolled in the Ph.D. program at the University of Florida. Dr. Egelund completed his graduate studies in the Department of Pharmacotherapy and Translational Research under the mentorship of Dr. Charles Peloquin, director of the Infectious Disease Pharmacokinetics Laboratory (IDPL) in Gainesville. Currently Dr. Egelund is a Clinical Associate Professor at the College of Pharmacy’s Jacksonville campus. In addition to this role Dr. Egelund works part-time at Walgreens and volunteers at HIV clinics when time permits.
Community-Based Pharmacy Residency
The UF College of Pharmacy offers an ASPH-accredited, community-based pharmacy residency program at three sites in Florida. The residency training aims to develop clinical practitioners who can provided advanced patient care services and advance the profession in a clinical setting.
The resident will develop leadership abilities, strengthen confidence and skills and offer an experience to advance patient care services within a community pharmacy practice.
This residency prepares the pharmacist to become a leader as an innovative clinical practitioner.
The resident will participate in the UF College of Pharmacy’s Leadership Development Program and the Academic Teaching Certificate Program to enhance their training.
The resident will be prepared to step into a pharmacy management or a clinical pharmacist position upon completion of the program.
The UF College of Pharmacy has partnered with three of the leading independent community pharmacies in Florida to host these residency positions.
Owner: Carl and Joan Allison
Owner: Kevin Duane
Owner: Theresa Tolle
Theresa Tolle, current president of the American Pharmacists Association and owner of Bay Street Pharmacy in Sebastian, Florida.