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Mollie Ashe Scott

Associate Professor Associate Professor Associate Dean

Mollie Ashe Scott, Pharm.D.

Regional Associate Dean

Associate Professor



One University Heights, Karpen 121, CB# 2125, Asheville, NC, 28804

Mollie Ashe Scott, Pharm.D. BCACP, CPP, FASHP, serves as the Regional Associate Dean for the School and oversees the operations of the School’s regional campus in Asheville.  She collaborates with leaders at UNC Health Sciences at MAHEC including UNC School of Medicine, UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health and UNC Adams School of Dentistry to advance inteprofessional primary care and rural health education, practice, and research.

Dean Scott received a B.S. in biology from Meredith College and a Pharm.D. at UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy. She completed an ASHP-accredited residency in geriatrics at the Durham Veterans Affairs Medical Center in Durham, NC and is board certified in ambulatory care and is a clinical pharmacist practitioner.  She developed ambulatory care pharmacy services at Duke University Department of Family and Community Medicine and MAHEC Family Health Center.

Her clinical interests include geriatrics and women’s health, and she practices at MAHEC Family Health Center’s interprofessional osteoporosis clinic.  She serves as the course director for On Becoming a Pharmacist which is the first course in the leadership and professional development stream and oversees the Ambulatory Care Program which emphasizes practice management and development of new ambulatory care services.  Mollie serves as a preceptor for MAHEC’s PGY2 residency programs in Ambulatory Care and Geriatrics.  She is an active member of NCAP where she is currently serving as Chair of the Task Force on Pharmacist Prescribed Hormonal Contraception.  She served six years on ASHP’s Section of Ambulatory Care Practitioners’ Executive Committee as Director-at-Large and Chair and has been recognized as a Fellow of ASHP for her service to the profession of Pharmacy.



Scott MA*, Hitch WJ, Wilson CG, Lugo AM.  Billing for Pharmacists’ Cognitive Services in a Physicians’ Office:  Experience with the “Incident To” Model. Journal of the Am Pharm Assoc 2012; 52:175-180.


Scott MA*, Hitch WJ, Ray LL, Colvin G.  Integration of pharmacists into a patient-centered medical home.  Journal of the American Pharmacists Association, March/April 2011.

Book Chapters

Scott MA, Section Editor for eight chapters in a textbook titled: Securing and Excelling in a Pharmacy Residency Program, edited by Crouch MA; Jones and Bartlett Learning: 2011.

Scott MA, In: Developing your personal mission and leadership style. Securing and excelling in a pharmacy residency program. Ed. Crouch MA; Jones and Bartlett Learning: 2011; 145-150.

Scott MA, Lugo AM. Insomnia. In: Pharmacotherapy Casebook. A Patient-Focused Approach. 8th edition. Eds. Schwinghammer TL, Koehler JM. 2011; McGraw Hill Medical: New York: 220-223.



Tips, Tools, and Resources for Starting an Ambulatory Care Practice (Round Table Discussion), Postgraduate Opportunities and Resources in Ambulatory Care Environments, 46th ASHP Midyear Clinical Meeting and Exhibition, New Orleans, LA, December 2011

Baby Boomers, Gen Xers, and Millennials:  Understanding our Differences,North Carolina Association of Pharmacists Annual Residency Leadership Conference, Greensboro, NC, July 2011

Teaching Pharmacy Students about the Patient-Centered Medical Home (Round Table Discussion), American Academy of Colleges of Pharmacy, San Antonio, TX, July 2011


Patient-Centered Medical Home Vignette, Building Ambulatory Services: Convincing Your Institution to Charge for Pharmacist Services, Part 2, American Society of Health-Systems Pharmacists 45th Midyear Clinical Meeting and Exhibition, Anaheim, CA, December 2010

South Carolina Society of Health-System Pharmacists 2010 Annual Meeting and Exhibit Program, Hilton Head, SC, March 2010


  • ASHP-Accredited Geriatric Pharmacy Practice Specialty Residency, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Durham, NC, 1993 to 1994
  • Doctor of Pharmacy, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC, 1993
  • Bachelor of Science in Biology, Cum Laude, Meredith College, Raleigh, NC, 1989

Certification and Licensure

  • Registered Pharmacists, North Carolina
  • Board Certified Ambulatory Care Pharmacist
  • Clinical Pharmacist Practitioner

Mollie Scott News

  • Resiliency Team to Support Mental Health, Well-Being at School

    The UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy’s Resiliency and Well-Being Task Force held its inaugural meeting at a June 26 retreat at the N.C. Botanical Gardens. The team, chaired by Mollie Scott, Pharm.D., and Brad Wingo, M.Ed., is charged with creating … Read more

  • Asheville Professors Present at NRHA Annual Conference

    Faculty at the UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy’s Asheville satellite campus presented at the National Rural Health Association annual conference in New Orleans. Mollie Ashe Scott, Pharm.D.; Rebecca Grandy, Pharm.D.; and Irene Park, Pharm.D., presented together at the conference, held … Read more

  • Mollie Scott Named ASHP Fellow

    Mollie Scott, Pharm.D., has been named a fellow of the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists in recognition of the excellence she has achieved in pharmacy practice. Scott is the School’s regional associate dean for the Asheville satellite campus and a … Read more

  • Scott, Shepherd Take Lead at Asheville Satellite as Almond Completes Task

    With the successful launch of the UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy satellite campus in Asheville, Kevin Almond, who led the initiative as interim associate regional dean, is returning to his role as the School’s associate dean for advancement effective September … Read more

  • School Names Top Preceptors, AHEC Instructor for 2007

    Wilmington pharmacist John Davie Waggett and Gastonia pharmacist Wyn Wheeler Sterling have been named the 2007 Preceptors of the Year by the School of Pharmacy at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. The School also named Mollie Ashe … Read more