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