Christina Baumgart is a Clinical Patient Aligned Care Team Pharmacy Specialist for the Veterans Affairs (VA) Health Care System in La Crosse, Wisc. Specifically, Baumgart works at the VA River Valley Outpatient Clinic.
She graduated from Luther College in 2007 with a bachelor’s degree in biology. She continued her education at the University of Iowa College of Pharmacy and graduated with a Doctor of Pharmacy degree in 2011. During this time, she also received her Masters of Public Health from the University of Iowa College of Public Health. Following the completion of her PharmD, completed a pharmacy practice residency at the Clement J. Zablocki Veterans Affairs Medical Center.
Previously, Baumgart worked as a clinical pharmacist at the Clement J. Zablocki Veterans Affairs Medical Center in Milwaukee, Wis. There, she precepted students, rounded with interdisciplinary teams on a variety of inpatient services, counseled patients on outpatient medications, and worked with sterile product preparation. Her most recent position was as director of pharmacy at Winneshiek Medical Center in Decorah, Iowa.