Scott Wayne Savage, Pharm.D.

Associate Professor of Clinical Edu

Scott W. Savage, PharmD, MS received his Doctor of Pharmacy degree from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, and Masters degree with a PGY2 residency certificate in Health System Pharmacy Administration from The Ohio State University Medical Center and The OSU College of Pharmacy.

Currently, Scott serves as the Regional Director of Pharmacy for UNC Medical Center in Chapel Hill, NC and Chatham Hospital located in Siler City, NC.  Most recently he has been leading the UNC Health Care Shared Services Center (SSC) Pharmacy and its Retail, Medication Assistance Program, Supply Chain Management, Compounding, and Pharmacy Benefit Management operations.  Additionally, he is an Executive Associate Dean representing the partnership between UNC Medical Center and UNC’s Eshelman School of Pharmacy.

Prior to joining UNC, Scott served in leadership and management roles in other academic medical centers and a community based hospital.   He is an active member of NCPA, ASHP, ASPL and AMCP.  He enjoys developing and implementing new approaches to integrating pharmacy services in all facets of patient care.  Additionally, he enjoys time at home with his family, UNC and Ohio State sports, and running.

Implementation and novel/optimized pharmacy practice solutions