Dr. Lockman is a Clinical Assistant Professor at the University of Iowa College of Pharmacy and a Clinical Pharmacy Specialist in the outpatient palliative care clinic at University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, where she works on an interdisciplinary team providing palliative care to patients living with serious illnesses. Dr. Lockman creates and teaches palliative care content across the PharmD curriculum. She co-directs the University of Iowa College of Pharmacy Certificate in Palliative Care and the University of Iowa Teaching and Learning Curriculum for pharmacy residents.
In 2019, Dr. Lockman was selected as Teacher of the Year by the Class of 2021 and named the 2019 American College of Clinical Pharmacy New Educator of the Year. In 2019, she was accepted into the Cambia Health Foundation's Sojourns Scholar Leadership Program. As a Sojourns Scholar, Dr. Lockman is refining and expanding access to palliative care education for pharmacy students and practicing pharmacists through her project Preparing Pharmacists for Interdisciplinary Palliative Practice.
Dr. Lockman earned a Bachelor of Science in biology at the College of Charleston and spent 10 years in biomedical research before transitioning to pharmacy. In 2013, she received a Doctor of Pharmacy from the University of Maryland and was the 2013 recipient of the University of Maryland Geriatrics and Gerontology Education and Research Program Award for Excellence in Geriatric Pharmacy as well as the Andrew G. DuMez Award for Superior Proficiency in Pharmacy. After finishing a PGY-1 Pharmacy Practice residency at the University of Maryland Medical Center, she completed a PGY-2 pharmacy residency in Pain Management and Palliative Care and a fellowship in instructional design at the University of Maryland School of Pharmacy. As part of this program, she earned a Masters of Arts in Instructional Systems Development from UMBC in May 2016.