Professional Bio

Education

  • Pharm.D., University of Colorado, 2010

Professional Memberships

  • American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy (AACP)
  • American Pharmacists Association (APhA)- Chapter Advisor
  • American Society of Consultant Pharmacists (ASCP)
  • Colorado Pharmacists Society
  • Nonprescription Medicine Academy

    Expertise & Certifications

    • Ambulatory Care
    • Geriatrics
    • Medication Therapy Management (MTM)

    Research & Scholarship

    Research Interests

    Geriatrics
    Self Care
    Ambulatory Care
    Medicinal Chemistry-herbal analysis
    Medication Therapy Management (MTM)

    Recent Publications

    Shea, L. (2012). Coricidin HBP Products-Why are they safer for patients with high blood pressure? Topics in Evidence-Based Pharmacy Practice.

    Buffet, L., Ricchetti, C. Chronic kidney disease and hypertension: a destructive combination.US Pharm. 2012;37(6):26-29.

    Valdez, C., Johnson, L., Reiter, P., Buffet, L., Knutsen, R., Hoody, D. "Impact of student directed activities and personalized formative feedback on skills development in a large class." In: L Gomez Chova, D Mari Belenguer, I Candel Torres, editors. EDULEARN. International Conference on Education and New Learning Technologies; 2011 July 4-6; Barcelona, Spain. www.ICERI.org. IATED Publications, ISBN: 978-84-615-0441-1; 2011.

    Recent Presentations

    Shea, L., Caffarini, E. Chemical Analysis of Currently Available Melatonin Products In the United States. American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy (AACP) conference, Albuquerque, NM. Poster. 2013.

    Ricchetti, C., Shea, L., Schumacker, M., Nash, J.D., & Haight, R. Implementation of a Modified Team-Based Learning Medication Therapy Management Certificate Program. 2012 AACP 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.

    Shea, L. Cough/Cold Product Drug Cards for TBL Application: In-depth discussion and evaluation of the overwhelming selection of cough & cold products. 2012 Nonprescription Medicines Academy Annual Conference. Cincinnati, OH. 2012.

    Burt, L., Berlau D.J., Buffet L., Hanselin, M., Lalama, J., Sheridan, L., Sucher, B. Overcoming Challenges in TBL: The Regis Approach, Team-Based Learning Collaborative, 11th Annual Team-Based Learning Collaborative, St. Petersburg, FL. March 2, 2012.

    Buffet, L. PharmD.  Building skill and knowledge of patient counseling in self care: emphasis on patient information gathering. Nonprescription Medicines Academy. Cincinnati, OH. October 2011.

    Buffet, L. PharmD  Osteoarthritis Treatment: Weighing the Options. Porter Hospital. Arthritis Foundation. Denver, CO.  September 2011.

    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