Strachan, Dana

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Campus: WPB
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Phone: (561) 803-2734
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The Lloyd L. Gregory School of Pharmacy
Pharmacy (PR)

Faculty Profile

Full Name: Dana Strachan

Associate Dean for Academics

Pharm.D., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

A native of North Carolina, Dr. Dana Brown is currently associate dean for academics and an associate professor of pharmacy practice at the Palm Beach Atlantic University (PBA) Lloyd L. Gregory School of Pharmacy. She coordinates and teaches in pharmacy calculations during the first didactic year, and serves as an instructor in the pharmacotherapy sequence. She serves on the curriculum and academic policies committee, executive committee, and student success committee. Dr. Brown is the faculty advisor for the Gamma Chi chapter of Rho Chi at the Gregory School of Pharmacy and currently serves as a regional councilor for the national organization. In addition, she is the treasurer for the Florida Pharmacy Foundation, an organization designed to establish scholarship funding for students. As part of her responsibilities at PBA, Dr. Brown is actively involved in international medical missions and has led and participated in trips to the Dominican Republic, Belize, Costa Rica, and Honduras. She has published four articles in 2012 in Annals of Pharmacotherapy and continues to actively publish on the topic of missions. She serves as a peer reviewer for Annals of Pharmacotherapy, American Journal of Pharmacy Education, International Journal of Women’s Health, Natural Medicines Comprehensive Database, Journal of the American Pharmacists Association, and Pharmacy Times. She received her Doctor of Pharmacy degree from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in 2004 and completed a primary care/managed care residency at Campbell University from 2004 to 2005. She received board certification in pharmacotherapy from the Board of Pharmaceutical Specialties in 2007 and currently maintains this certification.

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