Herb Patterson, Pharm.D.

Executive Vice Chair, DPET Professor Research Professor, Infectious Diseases Research Professor Dir. of Bill and Karen Campbell Mentor

Herb Patterson, Pharm.D., is a professor of pharmacy and research professor of medicine at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. He received his B.S. and Pharm.D. from the University of Tennessee and, after completing a residency, joined the faculty at the UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy in 1981. Since that time, he has focused his research, teaching, and clinical activities on cardiovascular pharmacotherapy with a special emphasis on heart failure. He has been active in the UNC Heart Failure Program since its inception in 1984 ,serving as an investigator on numerous heart failure clinical trials.

Patterson is a member of the American Heart Association, the American College of Cardiology, and the Heart Failure Society of America. He is a fellow in the American College of Clinical Pharmacy and has served as a member of the Clinical Practice Guidelines Committee for the Heart Failure Society.

He also serves as a cochair of the UNC-Chapel Hill Biomedical IRB.

Research

Clinical research of drugs used in heart failure

  • B.S., University of Tennessee Center for the Health Sciences
  • Pharm.D., University of Tennessee Center for the Health Sciences
  • Fellowship in the American College of Clinical Pharmacy

Herb Patterson News

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    Patterson Named New Mentoring Director

    J. Herbert Patterson, Pharm.D., executive vice chair of the division of pharmacotherapy and experimental pharmaceutics, was named director of the Bill and Karen Campbell Faculty Mentoring Program on Jan. 1. He succeeds Dhiren Thakker, Ph.D., who held the post for … Continued

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    Patterson Named Fellow of the Heart Failure Society of America

    Professor Herb Patterson, Pharm.D., is a member of the inaugural group of fellows of the Heart Failure Society of America, one of the most distinguished appointments the organization offers its members. He is also the first pharmacist to be selected … Continued