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Michelle Zagar
Clinical Associate Professor
Clinical Sciences
PHAR 113
318-342-3173
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Michelle Zagar, PharmD
Clinical Associate Professor, Pharmacy

Education

PharmD

2003, Pharmacy
University of Louisiana at Monroe

MEd

1995, Elementary Teaching
University of Southwestern Louisiana

BA

1990, Elementary Education
University of Southwestern Louisiana

Professional Positions

July 2010

Clinical Associate Professor, University of Louisiana at Monroe College of Pharmacy

June 2010 March 2004

Assistant Professor of Pharmacy Practice, University of Louisiana at Monroe College of Pharmacy

May 2005 January 2005

Adjunct Assistant Professor, Grambling State University School of Nursing - Family Nurse Practitioner Program

December 2003 May 2003

Staff Pharmacist, Albertson's Pharmacy

December 1997 August 1996

Assistant Media Specialist, Our Lady of Fatima School, Lafayette, LA

May 1996 August 1991

Kindergarten Teacher, Our Lady of Fatima School, Lafayette, LA

Licensure & Certification

National Provider Identifier
National Plan & Provider Enumeration System
Individually assigned identifier that allows for billing of cognitive pharmacy services

Basic Life Support Certification for Healthcare Providers
American Heart Association
Certification in CPR & AED use

Certified Geriatric Pharmacist
Commission for Certification in Geriatric Pharmacy
National credential for expertise in pharmaceutical care of elderly patients

Certified Pharmacist Preceptor
Louisiana Board of Pharmacy
Completed training for pharmacist preceptor certificate

Doctor of Pharmacy
Louisiana Board of Pharmacy
Licensure by examination

Awards & Honors

May 2017 Excellence in Teaching Award.

May 2016 Excellence in Teaching Award.

May 2015 Excellence in Teaching Award.

May 2014 Excellence in Teaching Award.

May 2014 Faculty Preceptor of the Year.

May 2014 Outstanding Reviewer.

April 2013 Health-System Pharmacist of the Year Nominee.

January 2012 North Louisiana HealthCare Hero Nominee.

August 2011 Foundation Award for Excellence in Service Nominee.

May 2009 Faculty Preceptor of the Year.

May 2007 Faculty Preceptor of the Year.

June 2006 hhc Pharmacy Recognition Award Nominee.

May 2006 Faculty Preceptor of the Year.

Courses Taught

PHAR 3085Patient Coun/Commun, 2 course(s)

PHAR 4026Aging/Drug Use In Elderl, 4 course(s)

PHAR 4046Non-Prescrip Meds, 1 course(s)

PHAR 5087Dis Path Pharm III, 3 course(s)

PHAR 6036Advanced Ambulatory Care Pharmacy Practice, 1 course(s)

PHRD 4010INTRODUCTION TO PHARMACY, 6 course(s)

PHRD 4077HEALTH CARE SYSTEMS, 6 course(s)

PHRD 5004Advanced Communication, 1 course(s)

PHRD 5027BONE AND JOINT MODULE, 1 course(s)

PHRD 5029SPECIAL POPULATIONS MODULE, 5 course(s)

PHRD 5037EYES, EARS, THROAT & DERM MOD, 5 course(s)

PHRD 5051AGING DRUG USE IN ELDERLY, 5 course(s)

PHRD 5065CLINICAL PHARMACY CAREER DEV, 1 course(s)