Stefanie Ferreri, PharmD
Certifications and Affiliations
- Certified Diabetes Educator
- Fellow of the American Pharmacist Association
Stefanie Ferreri, PharmD, is a clinical associate professor in the Division of Practice Advancement and Clinical Education at the UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Her interests include diabetes, nonprescription medication therapy, immunizations, medication therapy management, and advancing clinical practice in the community pharmacy setting.
Ferreri has been serving as director of the School's community pharmacy residency program since 2004. Prior to that she served as a residency preceptor for the program. Since 2001 she has supervised and mentored more than sixty community pharmacy residents in the program. The purpose of the community pharmacy residency program is to prepare pharmacists to guide the profession as innovative clinical practitioners with the skills, confidence, and experience necessary to create change and advance patient-care services in community pharmacy practice. For more information, visit http://pharmacy.unc.edu/cprp.
Ferreri is an associate editor for the Handbook of Nonprescription Drugs. She has served as course coordinator for self-care and nonprescription medications since 2001 and also offers an elective in self-care therapeutics.
She continues to practice in a community pharmacy providing medication therapy management regarding prescription and nonprescription medications. She also educates patients about medical conditions such as diabetes and administers immunizations. Her practice site serves as her research laboratory where she tests new services for community pharmacy practice.
On a national level, Ferreri is an active member in the American Pharmacists Association Academy of Pharmacy Practice and Management. In 2009-2010 she served as chair of the Clinical/Pharmacotherapeutic Section. In 2008 she was awarded fellow status from the APhA, and in 2011, she received the Community Pharmacy Residency Excellence in Precepting Award. She also serves as a media adviser for this organization.
On a state level, Ferreri is an active member in the North Carolina Association of Pharmacists. In 2010 she completed a three-year elected term as member-at-large for the board of directors. In 2007 she received the Distinguished Young Pharmacist of the Year Award.
Medication therapy management, clinical pharmacy services in the community pharmacy setting