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Kenneth McCall, PharmD, FAPhA

Co-Chair and Clinical Professor, Pharmacy Practice

School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences

Background

Professor Kenneth 'Mac' McCall joins the Binghamton University School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences as a clinical professor in the Department of Pharmacy Practice. He earned his BS Pharmacy and Doctor of Pharmacy degrees from the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center (OUHSC) and completed a primary care residency with the Department of Veterans Affairs, U.S. Army, and OUHSC. Prior to joining the faculty at Binghamton, he was a professor at the University of New England (UNE) School of Pharmacy and associate professor at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center (TTUHSC). His leadership experiences have included chair of the University Faculty Assembly at UNE, chair of the MaineCare Drug Utilization Review Committee, co-chair of the Maine Prescription Drug Affordability Board, president of the Maine Pharmacy Association, director of PGY1 community residency programs at UNE and TTUHSC, chair of the department of pharmacy practice at UNE, head of the community care division at TTUHSC and clinical pharmacy manager at Northwest Texas Healthcare System.

McCall’s passions are teaching, clinical and population health research, community service and advocacy for the profession of pharmacy. Throughout his academic career, he has strived to improve his teaching as evidenced by his scholarship of teaching and learning. His greatest professional joy is contributing to the education of future pharmacists. He also strives to include students in local and national advocacy efforts so that they can expand their own personal viewpoints through interactions with legislators and better articulate the value that a pharmacist provides to community health.

McCall has over 20 years of academic pharmacy experience including 50 publications that have involved mentoring research projects with pharmacy students and residents. His community and professional service have been recognized with the national Immunization Champion Award from the American Pharmacists Association (APhA), the Bowl of Hygeia Award from APhA, appointment by Maine Gov. Janet Mills to co-chair the Maine Board of Prescription Drug Affordability, and induction as a Fellow of APhA. He is passionate about the advancement of pharmacy education and the contributions of pharmacy practice to patient care and public health.

Education

  • Doctor of Pharmacy, University of Oklahoma
  • BS Pharmacy, University of Oklahoma

Research Interests

  • Pharmacoepidemiology
  • Pharmacy practice outcomes
  • Opioid use disorder

Awards

  • Most Influential Teacher of the Graduating Class. School of Pharmacy, UNE. May, 2021.
  • Faculty Advisor of the Year, UNE Graduate & Professional Student Association, 2021
  • Fellow of the American Pharmacists Association-APPM, January 2018
  • “Pharmacist of the Year” UNE College of Pharmacy, Graduating Class Awards Banquet, May 2017
  • Bowl of Hygeia Award, Maine Pharmacy Association, September, 2015

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