Vern Duba, MA, a clinical assistant professor in the Department of Pharmacy Practice and Science’s Division of Applied Clinical Sciences, and also has an appointment as instructional services specialist in the Office of Academic Affairs (OAA).
Phil Forbes is a research support administrator for the college. He helps explore funding opportunities, and assists with grant proposal preparation and submission, as well as post-award grant and contract management.
Jacob Simmering is a research specialist in the Division of Health Services Research, Department of Pharmacy Practice and Science and a data scientist for UI Health Ventures. He takes questions and data to provide insights into health care services, quality, and effectiveness.
Colleen Gross-Advani is the coordinator of the Introductory Pharmacy Practice Experiences at the College of Pharmacy. She administers the Introductory Pharmacy Practice Experiences (IPPEs) in the first three years of the curriculum, and coordinates scheduling for all four years of experiential education.
Brad Gilchrist, an an administrative services specialist and building coordinator, who serves as a representative and liaison for the College of Pharmacy new building project between the project manager, construction managers, design team, and the college.
Ian Nguyen is a project manager in the Non-Sterile Products Department at UI Pharmaceuticals. He supervises the production of pharmaceutical preparations under cGMPs, oversees production staff, and provides additional training as needed for specific projects.
Mary Ann Cull is an administrative services specialist in the College of Pharmacy, serving as the pharmacist reviewer for the PharmD learning ePortfolio reflections, which help students make the connection between their various learning experiences and how they meet the learning outcomes.
Chris Parker is the Director of the Cardiovascular Risk Service (CVRS) on Barry Carter’s research team. They are a telehealth program providing care to patients at high risk for cardiovascular disease.
Patricia McCormick is the director for student services at the UI College of Pharmacy. In that role, she works with students, faculty, and staff on advising, event planning, placement, programming, and registrar services, among other things!