2020 Distinguished Service Award Winner
Jacqueline L. Olin is a Professor of Pharmacy at the Wingate University School of Pharmacy in North Carolina. She is also an inpatient clinical pharmacy specialist at the Novant Health Presbyterian Center in Charlotte, North Carolina. She started her pharmacy career as a teaching assistant at the Rutgers University Ernest Mario School of Pharmacy and as a clinical pharmacist at Hunterdon Medical Center in Flemington New Jersey. Dr. Olin is a recognized leader in pharmacy education and clinical pharmacy practice. She has over 20 years of teaching experience with pharmacy students, residents, and other healthcare providers. She published over 35 medline-indexed articles related to pharmacy practice and education.
Dr. Olin obtained her B.S. degree in Biochemistry from Binghamton University, her M.S. in Nutritional Sciences, her Pharm.D. from Rutgers University, then completed PGY1 residency training at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital.
Dr. Olin has served ASHP in multiple capacities for over 20 years. She was a delegate for North Carolina and an alternate state delegate for New Jersey in the House of Delegates. Dr. Olin served as Director-at-Large for the Section of Inpatient Care Practitioners, and was a Chair and member of the Section’s Educational Steering Committee. Additionally, Dr. Olin was a national case writer for the ASHP Clinical Skills Competition, and served as a competition judge. She has been a frequent presenter and program moderator at ASHP meetings. Dr. Olin served as the Director of Educational Affairs for the New Jersey Society of Health-System Pharmacists. She currently serves as a member of several committees for the North Carolina Association of Pharmacists. In addition to ASHP, Dr. Olin currently serves the Board of Pharmacy Specialties as a member of the Specialty Council on Pharmacotherapy, and previously the Specialty Council on Oncology Pharmacy. Dr. Olin is a member of the Hematology Oncology Pharmacist Association (HOPA) and was Vice Chair of the task force which produced the HOPA Core Competency Certificate Program. She was recognized as an ASHP Fellow in 2014.