In this podcast episode, we chat with Dr. Garrett Schramm, Director of Pharmacy Education and Academic Affairs at Mayo Clinic – Rochester, about the value of community-based pharmacy residencies in training future leaders. Dr. Schramm reviews his organization's pursuit of expanding available pharmacy residencies in community-based practice at Mayo, and the importance of quality training for future practice leaders.
Dr. Garrett Schramm is the Director of Pharmacy Education & Academic Affairs at Mayo Clinic. He received a PharmD from South Dakota State University, with subsequent completion of PGY1 and PGY2 pharmacy residencies at Barnes-Jewish Hospital in St. Louis, MO. Garrett’s role includes administrative oversight of an employee training program for nearly 1,300 pharmacists and pharmacy technicians, 17 PGY1 and PGY2 residency programs, and as host of Mayo Clinic Pharmacy Grand Rounds podcast.
Georgia (Gina) Galanou Luchen serves as the Director of Member Relations at ASHP, serving as staff liaison to the Section of Pharmacy Educators and Section of Community Pharmacy Practitioners. In this role, Dr. Luchen leads the development and implementation of programs and resources related to pharmacy learners, schools and colleges of pharmacy, and pharmacy educators. She also leads initiatives related to community pharmacy practitioners and their impact throughout the care continuum. Dr. Luchen is a graduate of ASHP's Executive Fellowship in Association Leadership and Management in Bethesda, MD. She received her Bachelor’s in Pharmaceutical Studies and Doctor of Pharmacy from the University of Kansas School of Pharmacy and completed a PGY1 Community-Based Residency at the University of Kansas School of Pharmacy in conjunction with Balls Food Stores in Olathe, KS.