Graduates of PhD Program
Christopher Gillette, Ph.D.
Current Position: Assistant Professor of Pharmacy Administration at Marshall Unviersity, Huntington, WV.
Aaron Katz, PharmD, Ph.D.
Current Position: Observational Research Manager in the center for Observational Research at Amgen.
David Wei, Ph.D.
Current Position: Pharmacy Informaticist at Community Care of North Carolina.
Amica Yon, PharmD, Ph.D.
Dissertation Title: The Influence of Spirituality on Medication Adherence and Blood Pressure in Older Adults with Hypertension
Brian Leinwand, Ph.D.
Current Position: Brian is working with Avalere Heath in the Health Economics and Outcomes Service Practice division.
Patrick Ryan, Ph.D.
Current Position: Associate Director of Epidemiology at Johnson & Johnson Pharmaceutical Research and Development.
Emma Wang, MHPA, Ph.D.
Current Position: Research Economist at RTI-Health Solutions.
Melissa Butler, PharmD, PhD
Current Position: Research Associate in the Center for Health Research at Kaiser Permanente Georgia.
Stacie Dusetzina, Ph.D.
Current Position: Research Fellow in the Mental Health Services Research program in the Department of Health Care Policy, Harvard Medical School.
Deidre Washington, Ph.D.
Current Position: Research Associate at the Center of Health Disparities at Adventist Health Care in Maryland.
Hisham Aljadhey, PharmD, PhD
Current Position: Assistant Professor, Clinical Pharmacy Department, Vice Dean for Academic and Director of Medication Safety Research Chair, College of Pharmacy, King Saud University, Saudi Arabia
Ashley J. Beard, PhD
Current Position: Research Investigator in Internal Medicine, Research Health Science Specialist, Ann Arbor VA HSR&D Center of Excellence
Shih-Yin (Sharon) Chen, PhD
Current Position: Research Scientist, Health Economics, United BioSource Corporation
John Byrd, PhD
Current Position: Senior Field Manager, Health Economics and Outcomes Research, Astellas Pharma
Mark Patterson, PhD, MPH
Current Position: Assistant Professor in the Division of Pharmacy Practice & Administration at the University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Pharmacy.
Troy Trygstad, PharmD, MBA, PhD
Current Position: Director of the 'Network Pharmacists Program' for Community Care of North Carolina.
Joshua M. Thorpe, PhD
Current Position: Associate Professor in the Department of Pharmacy and Therapeutics at the University of Pittsburgh School of Pharmacy, Core Investigator at the Center for Health Equity Research and Promotion at VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System
Alex Z. Fu, PhD
Current Position: Assistant Professor, Quantitative Health Sciences, Cleveland Clinic