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 and Scholarship

Research Interests
  • Synthetic Enzyme Inhibitors
  • Degradable Polymers
  • Borane Clusters

Recent Publications

Fete, M. G., Haight, R. C., Clapp, P., and McCollum, M. (2017). Peer Evaluation Instrument Development, Administration, and Assessment in a Team-based Learning Curriculum. American Journal of Pharmaceutical Education 81(4), 68.

Eichner S*, Maguire M*, Shea L, Fete M. Banned and discouraged-use ingredients found in weight loss supplements. J Am Pharmacists Assoc. 2016;56(5):538-543. This article was also summarized in a consumer reports article on supplements:

Recent Presentations

Mulligan, N., Anemaet, W., Christensen, T., Fete, M., Galloway, A., Jarrett, S., Freitas, E.L., Nash, J.D., Schwartz, C. Leading and learning through an interprofessional global health pathway. American Physical Therapy Association Education Leadership Conference. Columbus, OH.  October 13-15, 2017.

Fete, M. G., Betker, J. L., Shoemaker, R. K., Bouchard, J.; Anchordoquy, T. J. Synthesis of an iRGD Cholesterol Conjugate and its Ability to Target Lipoplexes to Tumors in Immunocompetent Mice. Poster at the 2016 American Association of Pharmaceutical Sciences National Meeting.  2016.

Shea L, England R, Nash J, Stratton J, Davis A, Gorman I, et al. Caring for a community: Serving the mind, body & spirit of a diverse community. Podium Presentation. American Public Health Association Annual Meeting & Expo. Denver, CO, November 2, 2016.

Bouchard J*, Shea L, Fete M, Lourenco-Freitas E. Understanding public perception of dietary supplements. Poster presented at 2016 American College of Clinical Pharmacy (ACCP) Annual Meeting; Sep 2016; Hollywood, FL.

Maguire M, Eichner S, Shea L, Fete M. Investigation of weight loss dietary supplements for banned and discouraged use ingredients. American College of Clinical Pharmacy Global Conference of Clinical Pharmacy Meeting, San Francisco, CA.  Poster Presentation. October 2015.

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.

*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