School of Pharmacy

The University of Mississippi

Division of Pharmacy Professional Development

The Division of Pharmacy Professional Development (DPPD) is located at the University of Mississippi Medical Center campus.

Access our development offerings online at PharmacyCPD.org  

Vision: To be the recognized leader that catalyzes professionals to drive practice advancement in Mississippi and beyond.

Mission: The mission of the Division of Pharmacy Professional Development is to develop professionals to:

  • Identify and meet each patient’s unique medication-related needs
  • Promote wellness and healthy lifestyle behaviors
  • Ensure that medications are used appropriately
  • Fully participate as essential members of interprofessional patient care teams
  • Implement sustainable, value-based financial models
  • Serve as effective preceptors

We will accomplish this by:

  • Offering cutting-edge educational programs through a variety of innovative delivery mechanisms
  • Successfully integrating professional development across the University of Mississippi campuses (Oxford and Jackson), the State, and beyond
  • Continually enhancing and strengthening the value of our offerings
  • Building on our relationships with preceptors and alumni
  • Establishing partnerships, collaborations, and strategic alliances

Our Team

Dr. Stuart T. HainesDirector of the Division of Pharmacy Professional Development,
Professor of Pharmacy Practice
sthaines@umc.edu

Dr. Marie BarnardAssistant Professor of Pharmacy Administration and Research Professor in RIPSmbarnard@olemiss.edu
Dr. Meagan A. BrownClinical Associate Professor of Pharmacy Practicembrown18@umc.edu
Dr. Laurie Warrington FlemingClinical Associate Professor of Pharmacy Practicelwfleming@umc.edu
Dr. Joshua FlemingClinical Assistant Professor of Pharmacy PracticeJfleming2@umc.edu
Dr. Scott S. MalinowskiClinical Assistant Professor of Pharmacy Practicesmalinowski@umc.edu
Ms. Patricia O’SullivanAdjunct Instructor in Philosophy and Religionposulliv@olemiss.edu
Dr. Joel Randy PittmanClinical Assistant Professor of Pharmacy Practicejpittman@umc.edu
Dr. Gary D. TheilmanAssociate Professor of Pharmacy Practicegtheilman@umc.edu