Professional Bio


  • Ph.D., University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, 1999
  • B.S., Pharmacy, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, 1989

Professional Memberships

  • Colorado Pharmacy Coalition. Member. May 2012-May 2013.
  • American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy. Member.
  • American College of Clinical Pharmacy. Member.
  • International Society for Pharmaceutical Outcomes Research. Member.
  • American Diabetes Association. Member.

Expertise & Certifications

  • Board Certified Pharmacotherapy Specialist

Research & Scholarship

Research Interests

Economic, Clinical, and Humanistic Outcomes Associated with Diabetes

Recent Publications

Suit L, Winkler P, Campbell L, Pennington K, Szutenbach MP, Haight R, Roybal D, McCollum M.  (2015). A correlation study of communication skill level and electronic social network usage among health care students.  Journal of Nursing Education. 54(4), 207-213.

Nuffer, W., McCollum, M., Ellis, S. L., & Turner, C. J. (2012). Further Development of Pharmacy Student-Facilitated Diabetes Management Clinics. Am J Pharm Educ, 76(3), 50.

McCollum M, Nuffer W, Ellis SL, Turner C. Implementation of community-based diabetes care and education clinics. American Journal of Pharmaceutical Education 2009;73(2)Article 24.

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.

Sheridan, L., Haight, R., Scherer, S., Clapp, P., Cogan, P., Hanselin, M., Smith, K., Wackernah, R., & McCollum, M. The creation and implementation of an instrument to peer-assess TBL facilitation. 2013 Team-Based Learning Collaborative - Annual Meeting. San Diego, CA. 2013.

McCollum, M., Sheridan, L.M., Pennington, K.S., Suit, L., Davis, A., Scherer, S. (2012). Assessing teaching effectiveness in an interdisciplinary environment. 2012 American Association of Colleges Annual Meeting. Orlando, FL. 2012

McCollum, M., Sucher, A.J., Haight, R., Shea, L., Lalama, J., Martell, C., & Luckey, S. W.  PCAT Scores are Predictive of Student Performance in an Integrated Team-Based Learning Curriculum. 2012 AACP Annual Meeting. Orlando, FL. 2012.

Goldwire, M., Moote, R., Sucher, A.S., & McCollum, M. Interprofessional Experiences at Regis University School of Pharmacy. 2012 AACP Annual Meeting. Orlando, FL. 2012.

Franks, A., McCollum, M., Allen, R., Copeland, J., Karimi, R., Riese, D., Lin, A. Use of Team-Based Learning in Colleges and Schools of Pharmacy. 2012 AACP Annual Meeting. Orlando, FL. 2012

McCollum, M. "Colleagues in Research: Improving Intervention Design, Implementation, and Evaluation in Pharmacy Practice-Based Research." Invited presentation with Drs. Lourdes Planas and Randy McDonough. American Pharmacists Association National Meeting, San Antonio, TX, April 2009.

McCollum, M. "Database Research: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly." Invited presentation with Dr. Cathy Jaynes. University of Colorado Denver College of Nursing Research Methods Presentation, March 2009.

McCollum, M. "Merging Innovative Experiential Training with Enhanced Access for Care: Diabetes Care in Rural Colorado." Invited presentation with Dr. Wesley Nuffer. Rural Health Grand Rounds, University of Colorado Denver, February 2009.

Community Involvement and Service