Professional Bio


  • M.S., Pharmaceutical Outcomes & Policy, University of Florida, 2014
  • Nutrition Support Specialty Residency, Audie L. Murphy Memorial Veterans’ Hospital, 1993
  • Pharm.D., University of Texas at Austin and University of Texas Health Science Center, 1992
  • General Hospital Pharmacy Residency, Virginia Commonwealth University Health System, 1989
  • B.S., Pharmacy, University of Connecticut, 1987
  • B.S., Nutritional Sciences, University of Connecticut, 1987

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Expertise & Certifications

Clinical Certifications

  • Pharmacist License in CT, VA, TX, NJ

Professional Memberships

  • American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy (AACP)
  • Colorado Consortium for Prescription Drug Abuse Prevention
    • Prescription Drug Monitoring Program Workgroup
    • Provider Education Workgroup
    • Public Awareness Workgroup
  • Colorado Pharmacists Society (CPS)
  • Academy of Managed Care Pharmacy (AMCP)
  • American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP)

Research and Scholarship

Research Interests
  • Opioid misuse, abuse
  • Pain management
  • Health Policy

Recent Publications

Brooks MJ. Mitigating the Safety Risks of Drugs with a Focus on Opioids: Are Risk Evaluation and Mitigation Strategies the Answer? Mayo Clin Proc. 2014;89(12):1673-84.

Awards & Recognition

Community Involvement and Service

Service to University

  • Pharmacy Resource; 9Health Fair; Regis University, April 2016

Service to Profession

  • Journal Reviewer, Drugs-Real World Outcomes, 2015-present
  • Judge, Student Pharmacist Compounding Competition (SPCC) Local Competition-Regulatory Challenge, Regis University School of Pharmacy students, Spring 2016