Dr. Grace, associate professor of pharmacy practice, has been teaching at the Lloyd L. Gregory School of Pharmacy at Palm Beach Atlantic University since 2008. Dr. Grace also serves as a clinical pharmacist at JFK Medical Center. Her primary responsibilities include teaching in cardiovascular pharmacotherapy and gastrointestinal pharmacotherapy, and she is a facilitator in case studies pharmacotherapy. At her site, Dr. Grace precepts pharmacy students on their introductory and advanced pharmacy practice experiences in internal medicine.
Dr. Grace has served as chair of the curriculum and academic policies committee as well as the faculty advocacy committee; she is a member of the student success committee and is a faculty co-advisor for the Beta Phi Chapter of Phi Delta Chi. She also served as an ACPE self-study tri-chair, responsible for coordinating and reviewing the school accreditation process. She has published several articles in peer-reviewed pharmacy journals including American Journal of Health-Systems Pharmacy, Journal of Pharmacy Practice, Journal of Pharmacy Technology, Currents in Pharmacy Teaching and Learning, U.S. Pharmacist and Pharmacy Times. Her community service at PBA includes co-leading a local medical mission trip to Belle Glade, Florida, providing health screenings and education to underserved areas.
Dr. Grace is an active member of the American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy (AACP) and the Florida Pharmacist Association (FPA), and served as the president for the Palm Beach chapter of the Florida Society of Health System Pharmacists (PBSHP) in 2016. Dr. Grace received her bachelor’s degree in science from Nova Southeastern University and attended Palm Beach Atlantic University for her Doctorate of Pharmacy. She then completed a general pharmacy practice residency at William Beaumont Hospital in Troy, Michigan.