Amber Proctor, Pharm.D., joined the UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy as a clinical assistant professor in the Division of Pharmacotherapy and Experimental Therapy. Proctor’s appointment is cofunded by UNC Hospitals, where she serves as a clinical oncology specialist in thoracic oncology. Proctor began her appointment on August 1, 2015.
At the hospital, Proctor established a pharmacy presence in the ambulatory oncology clinics for lung, sarcoma, head and neck and melanoma malignancies. At the School, Proctor co-coordinates PHYC 447, a hematology and oncology course for third-year pharmacy students, with William Zamboni, Pharm.D., Ph.D., in the fall and coordinates DPET 812, an oncology elective, in the spring.
Proctor earned her Doctor of Pharmacy from the Skaggs School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences University of Colorado Denver in 2013. She then came to UNC Hospitals to complete a PGY1 pharmacy residency and a PGY2 hematology and oncology pharmacy practice specialty residency.