Faculty Member – Lisa Hutchison

Lisa C. Hutchison, Pharm.D., MPH, BCPS, FCCPLisa Hutchison


Department of Pharmacy Practice
Phone: (501) 526-5749
Fax: (501) 686-5884
Office: Donald W. Reynolds Institute on Aging Room G129
Email: hutchisonlisac@uams.edu

Education & Training

University of Tennessee Center for Health Sciences, Memphis, TN (B.S.Pharm, 1982)
University of Tennessee Center for Health Sciences, Memphis, TN (PharmD, 1983)
Memphis Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Memphis, TN (Clinical Pharmacy Residency, 1984)
University of South Florida College of Public Health, Tampa, FL (MPH, 2001)

Teaching Responsibilities

PHPR 5645 Therapeutics III: Geriatric Pharmacotherapy, Alzheimer’s and Other Dementias, Parkinson’s Disease, Insomnia and Sleep Disorders
PHPR 6634 Advanced Pharmacy Practice Experience: Geriatrics
PHSC 4445 Applied Pharmacokinetics: Geriatric Pharmacokinetics
PHPR 3412: U.S. Health Care Systems for Pharmacists: Healthy People 2010, Health Promotion and Disease Prevention, Health Disparities, Medicare Part D, Pharmaceutical Care and Medication Therapy Management
PHPR 5642: Geriatric Therapeutics: Biology of Aging, Geriatric Medication Game, Geriatric Assessment, Polypharmacy and Inappropriate Medications, Adverse Drug Events, Behavioral and Psychological Complications of Dementia, Home and Long-term Care Options

Clinical Practice

Clinical pharmacist, Donald W. Reynolds Institute on Aging

Research & Scholarly Interests

Adverse effects of medications in the elderly patient; Factors that influence adherence in the elderly patient

Honors & Awards

  • 1990 Merck Sharp and Dohme Award for Outstanding Contributions to Hospital Pharmacy
  • 1993 ASHP Foundation Award for Achievement in the Professional Practice of Pharmacy in Organized Health Care Settings
  • 1993 Hospital Pharmacist Manager of the Year, Arkansas Academy of Hospital Pharmacists
  • 1994 Federal Woman of the Year, Scientific/Medical (supervisory), Federal Women’s Program Council of AR
  • 2008 American Pharmacists Association Distinguished Achievement in Hospital and Institutional Practice
  • 2008 Fellow, American College of Clinical Pharmacy


  • American College of Clinical Pharmacy
  • American Society of Healthsystem Pharmacists
  • American Pharmacists Association
  • American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy
  • American Society of Consultant Pharmacists
  • American Geriatrics Society
  • Arkansas Pharmacist Association
  • Arkansas Geriatrics Society, Treasurer
  • Arkansas College of Clinical Pharmacy, Founding Member

Curriculum Vitae