Professional Bio


  • Pharm.D., Pharmacy, Mercer University, 1997
  • M.P.H., Master of Public Health, University of Louisville, 2011
Professional Memberships
  • Colorado Pharmacists Society
  • American College of Clinical Pharmacy (ACCP), Health Outcomes Practice Research Network
  • American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy (AACP), Public Health Special Interest Group
  • Pharmacy Quality Alliance
  • Academy of Managed Care Pharmacy (AMCP), Oraganizational Affairs Committee

Clinical Certifications and Expertise

  • Certified Geriatric Pharmacist (CGP)
  • Board Certified Pharmacotherapy Specialist (BCPS)

Research & Scholarship

Research Interests

Public Health (Population Management)
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Interprofessional Education
Implementing and Testing Quality Improvement Measures

Recent Publications

Gortney, J. S., Seed, S., Borja-Hart, N., Young, V., Woodard, L. J., Nobles-Knight, D., … Nash, J. D. (2013). The prevalence and characteristics of dual PharmD/MPH programs offered at US colleges and schools of pharmacy. American Journal of Pharmaceutical Education, 77(6), 116–116. doi:10.5688/ajpe776116

Gilligan AM, Myers J, Nash JD, et al. Evaluating the Educating Pharmacy Students to Improve Quality (EPIQ) Program at Seven Colleges of Pharmacy. Am J Pharm Educ 2012; 76 (6) Article 109.

Recent Presentations

Kahaleh A, Woodard L, Nash JD, Gogineni H, Ohri L.  Healthy People 2020: Global Assessment of Pharmacists’ Involvement.  American Pharmacists Association (APhA) Annual Meeting & Exposition, San Diego, CA:  Poster presentation. March 27-30, 2015.

Shea L, Nash JD, McCollum M, Nuffer W, Carter R. Engaging Community Partners to Improve Health: An Innovative Collaboration across Schools and Communities. Area Health Education Center (AHEC) Engaging in Community Education and Research (ECER) Bi-annual Meeting, Vail, CO: Poster. September 26, 2014.

Shea, L., Nash, J.D., McCollum, M., Nuffer, W., Carter, R. Engaging Community Partners to Improve Health: An Innovative Collaboration across Schools and Communities. AACP 2014 Annual Meeting, Grapevine, TX. July 2014.

Awards & Recognition

Excellence in Innovation Award. Annual Kentucky Pharmacist Association Meeting in Louisville, Kentucky, June 2011.

Community Involvement and Service

Service to University

  • Regis Neighborhood Health - Founding member