David Steeb, Pharm.D.

Director of Global Engagement Clinical Assistant Professor

David Steeb, Pharm.D., is a clinical assistant professor and director of global engagement at the UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy. He received his Bachelor of Science in chemistry and biology from the University of Miami and his Doctor of Pharmacy from the UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy. In 2013, Steeb developed and became the first Global Engagement Fellow at the UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy and is currently pursuing his Master of Public Health at the UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health.

As a faculty member, Steeb conducts research on global pharmacy education and training and is collaborating with faculty at other UNC health affairs schools in developing curricula at the intersection of pharmacy and global health. As director of global engagement, Steeb engages students and faculty in a variety of global activities and initiatives such as the Global Pharmacy Scholars program which provides pharmacy students with the opportunity to do an international rotation in Australia, England, Japan, Malawi, and Moldova. Steeb also works with faculty in developing international relationships and partnerships such as PharmAlliance, a unique three way partnership between Monash University Faculty of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences in Melbourne, Australia; University College London School of Pharmacy in London, England; and the UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy in Chapel Hill, North Carolina.

Steeb is a former American Pharmacists Association board of trustees member and a former national president of the American Pharmacists Association Academy of Student Pharmacists. Steeb currently serves as the vice chair of the APhA New Practitioner Network and sits on the board of directors for the UNC Pharmacy Alumni Association. Steeb is an active member of the American Pharmacists Association, American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy and the International Pharmaceutical Federation.

Publications

Steeb DR*, Overman RA, Sleath BB, Joyner PU. Global education opportunities at US colleges and schools of pharmacy. J Am Pharm Assoc. 2015. (Accepted)

Moore SJ*, Blair EA, Steeb DR, Reed BN, Hull JH, Rodgers, JE. Impact of video technology on efficiency of pharmacist-provided anticoagulation counseling and patient comprehension: a prospective randomized parallel group trial. Ann Pharmacother. 2015. Jun;49(6):631-8.

Steeb DR*, Joyner PU, Thakker DR. Exploring the role of the pharmacist in global health. J Am Pharm Assoc. 2014; 54(5):552-5.

Steeb DR*, Webster L. Improving care transitions: optimizing medication reconciliation. J Am Pharm Assoc. 2012 Jul-Aug;52(4)

Presentations

Steeb DR*, Overman R, Sleath B, Joyner PU. Global experiential education opportunities at US schools and colleges of pharmacy. Presented at the International Pharmaceutical Federation (FIP) World Congress; Bangkok, Thailand, September, 2014.

Steeb DR*, Johannes S, Blair E. Use of video technology in improving pharmacist efficiency and patient comprehension with anticoagulation. Presented at the American Society of Health System Pharmacists Midyear Clinical Meeting; Las Vegas, NV, December 2012.

Invited Presentations

INTERNATIONAL/NATIONAL:

Expanding Global Pharmacy Practice Part 1: Getting Started. American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy Annual Meeting. Baltimore, MD. July 2015.

A Competent Pharmacist: Do Our Patients Deserve More? World Congress, International Pharmaceutical Federation. Bangkok, Thailand. September 2014.

A Year in the Life of a New Practitioner. Annual Meeting & Exposition, American Pharmacists Association. Orlando, FL. March 2014.

Reflecting on Your Mark. Presidential Farewell Address, Annual Meeting & Exposition, American Pharmacists Association. Los Angeles, CA. March 2013.

APhA-ASP/AACP/ACPE Open Forum on the Quality of Pharmacy Education. Annual Meeting & Exposition, American Pharmacists Association. Los Angeles, CA. March 2013.

Start Something That Matters. Summer Leadership Institute, American Pharmacists Association. Washington, DC. July 2012.

Make Your Mark. Presidential Inaugural Address, Annual Meeting & Exposition, American Pharmacists Association. New Orleans, LA. March 2011

STATE/LOCAL:

UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy Visit to Moldova. North Carolina Department to the Secretary of State. Raleigh, NC. November 2014.

  • Bachelor of Science in chemistry and biology, University of Miami
  • Doctor of Pharmacy, UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy
  • Global Engagement Fellowship, UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy
  • Public Health Leadership Certificate, UNC Gilling School of Global Public Health
  • Registered Pharmacist