Jo Ellen Rodgers, Pharm.D.

Associate Director, Clinical Fellowship Programs, DPET Clinical Associate Professor

Jo Ellen Rodgers, Pharm.D., obtained a bachelor of science in pharmacy and a doctor of pharmacy at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. She then completed a pharmacy practice and critical care specialty residency at the Medical College of Virginia, followed by a fellowship in cardiovascular pharmacotherapy at UNC. Rodgers is currently a clinical associate professor in the Division of Pharmacotherapy and Experimental Therapeutics, where she serves as associate director of clinical fellowship programs. She maintains an active clinical practice with the inpatient Cardiomyopathy and Cardiac Transplant Service and the outpatient Cardio-Oncology Clinic with UNC Health Care.

Rodgers’ primary research interest is in the care of heart failure patients, and she is a member of the Scientific Statements Committee of the Heart Failure Society of America.

Rodgers currently serves a Chair of the Board of Pharmacy Specialties Pharmacotherapy Specialty Council. She is a fellow of the American College of Clinical Pharmacy, the Heart Failure Society of American and the American Heart Association. She is a recipient of the UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy Academic Excellence in Teaching Award, the Kappa Epsilon Outstanding Advisor Award, and the Kappa Epsilon Career Achievement Award. She has also been recognized as a Distinguished Practitioner and fellow of the National Academies of Practice.

  • Fellow of the American College of Clinical Pharmacy
  • Board certified pharmacotherapy specialist with added qualifications in cardiology
  • Fellow of the National Academies of Practice
  • Member, Board of Pharmacy Specialties Pharmacotherapy Specialty Council

Jo Ellen Rodgers News

  • Rodgers Honored with ACCP Clinical Practice Award

    Jo Ellen Rodgers, Pharm.D., has been named the recipient of the 2017 Clinical Practice Award from the American College of Clinical Pharmacy. Rodgers is a clinical associate professor and associate director of clinical fellowship programs in the Division of Pharmacotherapy … Continued

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    Rodgers Updates Guide for Heart Failure Patients

    Jo Ellen Rodgers, Pharm.D., associate professor at the UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy and Carla A. Sueta, M.D., Ph.D., professor in the Division of Cardiology at UNC School of Medicine, have recently completed a fourth edition of their heart failure … Continued

  • Rhoney, Rodgers Receive ACCP Practice and Research Networks Awards

    Two faculty members from the UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy have been selected for Practice and Research Networks awards from the American College of Clinical Pharmacy. Denise Rhoney, Pharm.D., has been chosen as the 2015 recipient of the Critical Care … Continued