Professional Bio


  • Ph.D., Chemistry, University of Colorado, 2006
  • B.S., Chemistry, St. Joseph's University, 1999

Expertise & Certifications

Professional Memberships

  • American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy (AACP)

Research & Scholarship

Research Interests

Synthetic Enzyme Inhibitors
Degradable Polymers
Borane Clusters

Recent Publications

Hammond L, Shea L, Wackernah R, Fete M. (2014). Marijuana for the treatment of epilepsy: A review. Cannabis Pharm Journal.  Available at:

Matthew G. Fete, Zdenek Havlas, and Josef Michl HCB11(CF3)nF11-n−: Inert Anions with High Anodic Oxidation Potentials J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2011, 133 (11), pp 4123–4131

Recent Presentations

Martell C, Lalama J, Fete M, Goldwire M. Update in the Drug Treatment of Cardiovascular Disease. Regis University Rueckert-Hartman College for Health Professions, 2nd Annual Summit for Healthcare Professionals; Denver, CO: September 19, 2014.

Savaryn, H.*, Caffarini, E.*, Shea, L., Fete, M., Haight, R. A chemical analysis of currently available melatonin products in the United States. University Research and Scholarship Symposium, Regis University. Denver, CO: April 2014.

Caffarini, E.*, Savaryn, H.*, Shea, L., Fete, M. Determining effective methods to evaluate dietary supplements in various tablet formulations for analysis using ultraviolet/visible (UV/Vis) spectroscopy and high-pressure liquid chromatography mass spectrometry (HPLC MS). American Society of Health-system Pharmacists (ASHP) Annual Meeting, Orlando, FL. Poster. December 2013.

Caffarni, E., Shea, L., Savaryn, H., Haight, R., Fete, M. A chemical analysis of currently available melatonin products in the United States. American College of Clinical Pharmacy (ACCP) Annual Meeting. Albuquerque, NM. Poster. July 2013.

Berlau, D.J., Burt, L., Clapp, P., Fete, M., Freitas, E., Shea, L., Sheridan, L. Electronically Delivered Team-Based Learning, 13th Annual Team-Based Learning Collaborative. Poster. Fort Worth, TX. 2014.

Ricchetti, C., Fete, M., Knutsen, S., Lalama, J., Nelson, M., & Wachernah, R. Bringing Classes Together: Developing Integrated, Team-Taught TBL Modules. 2013 Team-Based Learning Collaborative - Annual Meeting. San Diego, CA. 2013.

Luckey, S.W., Sheridan, L., Nelson, M., Clapp, P., Fete, M., & Cogan, P. ). An Educational Model: Integration of Biomedical and Pharmaceutical Sciences delivered by Team-Based Learning for First-Year pharmacy students. 2012 AACP Annual Meeting. Orlando, FL. 2012

Allison, S.D., Fete, M., Sheridan, L., Martell, C., Calderon, B., Haight, R., Buffet, L., & Paulsen, S. (2012). Creation of a Calculations Benchmark Examination: An Assessment of Pharmacy Students’ Calculation Skills. 2012 AACP Annual Meeting. Orlando, FL.

Ricchetti, C., Brunner, J., Fete, M., Luckey, S., Nelson, M., (March 2, 2011) Student Perceptions on the Value and Timing Readiness Assurance Tests, Team Based Learning Collaborative Annual Meeting, St. Petersburg, FL.

Matthew G. Fete, Peter Clapp, Patrick Sullivan, Marianne McCollum, Jason M. Brunner, and Charlotte Ricchetti, (2011, March) A New Tool for Assessment in Team Based Learning. Team Based Learning Annual Meeting, Las Vegas, NV.

Jason M. Brunner, Marianne McCollum, Peter Clapp, Matthew Fete, Patrick Sullivan, and Charlotte Ricchetti, (2011, March) The Assessment of a Multi-method Peer Evaluation Tool. Team Based Learning Annual Meeting, Las Vegas, NV.

*denotes a pharmacy student

Awards & Recognition

Shea, L. & Fete, M. Chemical Analysis of Currently Available Melatonin Products In the United States, Regis University - University Research and Scholarship Council (URSC), $4,350, 2012

Synthetic Inhibitors of ArnA_DH, Sponsored Projects Academic Research Council (SPARC) grant, Regis University, $3180, 2011

Synthetic Inhibitors of ArnA_DH. Role: Faculty Mentor of Student Project. Sponsored Projects Academic Research Council (SPARC) grant, Regis University, $500, 2011