Samantha Karr, Pharm.D., BCPS, BCACP
Phoenix Baptist FMC Assistant Professor
Midwestern University (College of Pharmacy-Glendale)
Undergraduate School: Ferris State University; Big Rapids, MI
Pharmacy School: University of Florida, Gainesville, FL
Residency: Henry Ford Health-system, Detroit, MI
Clinical Interests: Anticoagulation, Diabetes, Hypertension, Heart Failure
Born and raised in Detroit, Dr. Karr practiced as a hospital and home infusion pharmacist before going back to complete a residency in Pharmacy Practice in 2001. Since residency, she has worked as both an Internal Medicine Specialist and an Ambulatory Care Specialist/Clinical Pharmacy Manager with two large healthcare systems in Detroit. She has also served as a clinical rotation preceptor for Wayne State University and The University of Michigan, as well as a part-time Clinical Assistant Professor for the University of Florida WPPD nontraditional Pharm. D. program. She became a Board Certified Pharmacotherapy Specialist (BCPS) in 2006, and a Board Certified Ambulatory Care Pharmacist in 2011.
Dr. Karr joined the full-time faculty of Midwestern University in Fall 2008 and has an advanced pharmacy practice clinical rotation site in ambulatory care at Phoenix Baptist Family Medicine Center (FMC) Clinic, with a focus on diabetes education. She precepts pharmacy students as well as interacts with the family medicine residents to help improve the care of diabetes patients.
01 Sep 2011, 01:00