Professional Bio


  • Pharm.D., University of Minnesota
  • B.S., Pharmacy, Drake University

Professional Memberships

  • American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy (AACP), Argus Commission from July 2011-July 2015,  Board of Directors, and immediate Past President

Research & Scholarship

Research Interests

Effects on educational outcomes of pedagogical and experiential innovations.

Recent Publications

Carter, R.A.: The New American Pharmacist; American Journal of Pharmaceutical Education, 2011, 75: (9) Article 172.

Carter, R.A.: The Stars Are Aligning; American Journal of Pharmaceutical Education, 2010, 74: (8) Article 154.

Recent Presentations

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.

Lalama J, McCollum M, Nelson M, Sucher A, Sucher B, Carter R. A Pathway to a Principled Pharmacist: Using Reflection Throughout the Curriculum to Guide the Way. American Association of College of Pharmacy Annual Meeting, Chicago, IL. Poster. July 2013.

Carter, Rodney A. The New American Pharmacist. Presidential Address to the AACP Annual Meeting, San Antonio, TX. June 12, 2011.

Carter, Rodney A.  Light the Fuse. Drake University College of Pharmacy Leadership Program, Des Moines, IA. January 28, 2011.

Carter, Rodney A. Advances in Pharmacy Education: Opportunities for New Faculty Members. ASHP Midyear Clinical Meeting, Anaheim, CA. December 5, 2010.

Carter, Rodney A.  The Stars Are Aligning. Presidential Address to the AACP House of Delegates, Seattle, WA. July 11, 2010.

Carter, Rodney A.  The Nitty Gritty of Teaching, Faculty Development and Administration in a Two Campus Model. University of Illinois at Chicago Faculty Retreat, Lake Geneva, WI. May 12, 2010.

Carter, Rodney A. Keys to Successfully Integrating the Pharmacy Curriculum. Irma Lerma Rangel College of Pharmacy, Texas A&M Kingsville, Kingsville, TX. June 22, 2009.