W. Thomas Smith

W. Thomas Smith, Pharm.D., J.D.

Clinical Associate Professor

Department: Pharmaceutical Outcomes & Policy
Business Phone: (352) 273-5657
Business Email: tsmith@cop.ufl.edu

About W. Thomas Smith

After receiving a Pharm.D. degree from the Saint Louis College of Pharmacy in 1994, Dr. Smith directed the operations of a long-term care pharmacy. In 2005, he earned a Juris Doctor degree and Certificate in Health Law at Saint Louis University School of Law. He served on the faculty of the Saint Louis College of Pharmacy for three years until he joined the faculty of the University of Florida College of Pharmacy in 2008.

In 2011, Smith was promoted to clinical associate professor, and was recognized as the College’s Teacher of the Year. In 2012, he became director of the College’s online master’s program in pharmaceutical outcomes and policy. A member of the American Bar Association, the American Society for Pharmacy Law, and the American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy, Smith has served as a speaker and leader in areas such as cultural competency, health disparities, bioethics, and disability law.

Publications

2015
Causes and Root Causes of a Multistate Fungal Meningitis Outbreak
Journal of the American Pharmacists Association : JAPhA. 55(2) [DOI] 10.1331/JAPhA.2015.14220. [PMID] 25616150.
2014
Reliability and validity for the measurement of moral disengagement in pharmacists.
Research in social & administrative pharmacy : RSAP. 10(2):297-312 [DOI] 10.1016/j.sapharm.2013.06.006. [PMID] 23891105.
2014
Pharmacists’ Perspective On Providing Care When Patients Engage in Unhealthy Behaviors
Journal of the American Pharmacists Association : JAPhA. 54(2):159-U350 [DOI] 10.1331/JAPhA.2014.13149. [PMID] 24562598.
2011
Implications of the 2008 amendments to the Americans with Disabilities Act for medical education.
Academic medicine : journal of the Association of American Medical Colleges. 86(6):768-72 [DOI] 10.1097/ACM.0b013e318217e325. [PMID] 21512367.
2011
Disability in Cultural Competency Pharmacy Education
American Journal of Pharmaceutical Education. 75
2010
Changing the future of health professions: embedding interprofessional education within an academic health center
Academic Medicine. 85(8):1290-5 [DOI] 10.1097/ACM.0b013e3181e53e07. [PMID] 20671454.
2009
Warranties of a compounding pharmacist.
American journal of health-system pharmacy : AJHP : official journal of the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists. 66(5):495-8 [DOI] 10.2146/ajhp080409. [PMID] 19233998.

Education

J.D.
2005 · Saint Louis University
Pharm.D.
1994 · Saint Louis University

Teaching Profile

Courses Taught
2011,2014-2018,2018
PHA6935 Selected Topics in Pharmacy
2016-2017
PHA6254 Structure, Process and Outcomes of Regulation II
2011-2014,2016-2017
PHA6273 Structure, Process and Outcomes of Regulation I
2011,2014-2021,2021
PHA6936 Advanced Topics in Pharmaceutical Sciences
2010-2011,2013-2021,2021
PHA6937 Topics in Pharmaceutical Administration
2010-2011,2013-2021,2021
PHA7979 Advanced Research
2010-2011,2013-2021,2021
PHA7980 Research for Doctoral Dissertation
2010-2011,2013-2021,2021
PHA6910 Supervised Research
2012-2015
PHA6279 Pharmaceutical Outcomes and Policy Seminar
2013-2015
PHA6266 Introduction to Pharmaceutical Outcomes and Policy II
2013-2014
PHA6250 Patient Responsibility in Health Care
2012-2014
PHA6274 Federal Regulations of Drugs and Pharmacy
2013-2014
PHA6793 Evidentiary Basis of Pharmaceutical Use
2013-2014
PHA6287 Pharmaceutical Health Economics
2012-2014
PHA6290 Pharmaceutical Fraud and Abuse
2012-2014
PHA6277 Ethics in Drug Development Production and Use
2009-2014
PHA5239 Pharm Law and Ethics
2013-2014
PHA6891 Introduction to Pharmacoepidemiology
2013-2014
PHA6286 Pharmaceutical Microeconomics
2012-2014
PHA6278 State Regulation of Drugs and Pharmacy
2014
PHA6799 Patient Safety Program Evaluation
2013-2014
PHA6275 Federal Regulations of Controlled Substances
2013-2014
PHA6806 Pharmacoeconomic Modeling
2013-2014
PHA6798 The Use and Abuse of Statistics in Drug Regulation
2014
PHA6860 Prevention of Pharmaceutical Crimes
2012-2014
PHA6938 Research Seminar
2014
PHA5272 Risk Management, Liability and Compliance
2013-2014
PHA6283 Commercial Applications of Pharmacoeconomics
2013-2014
PHA6805 Applied Data Interpretation and Reporting of Findings in Pharmacy
2014
PHA6288 Critical Review of Research Methods
2014
PHA5271 Health Care Risk Management
2014
PHA6280 Medicare and Medicaid
2010-2014
PHA6281 Practices and Procedures of Administrative Agencies
2013
PHA6206 Introduction to Pharmaceutical Microeconomics
2011-2013
PHA6632 Fnd Med Thrpy Mangt 2
2013
PHA5267 Crit Appr Pharmacoeco
2011,2021
PHA6971 Research for Master’s Thesis
2011
PHA5727 Intro Pharmacists/Sys
2011,2021
PHA6940 Supervised Teaching
2021
PHA6265 Introduction to Pharmaceutical Outcomes and Policy I

Contact Details

Phones:
Business:
(352) 273-5657
Emails:
Business:
tsmith@cop.ufl.edu