Jennifer Fix, MBA, PharmD, BCGP, BCAP
Dr. Jennifer Fix has been an Associate Professor of Pharmacotherapy with the University of North Texas System College of Pharmacy since 2016. She is the Director of Community and Ambulatory Care Pharmacy Experiential Services.
Prior to joining the College of Pharmacy, she owned and operated an independent pharmacy for 25 years. 20 years as a Medicine Shoppe Franchise and 5 years as Jen Care Pharmacy in Haltom City, Texas. She is a Past President of the Texas Pharmacy Association and the Tarrant County Pharmacy Association.
At the College of Pharmacy, along with many committee responsibilities, Dr. Fix teaches OTC’s to first year pharmacy students, and Advanced Non-Sterile Compounding to second and third-year students. She has established an “emphasis in pharmacy compounding” program that includes 14 hours of programming and is blocked in the student’s transcript as an “emphasis”. This program is designed to make these graduates job ready in the area of compounding.
She precepts fourth-year APPE students. She is board certified by the Board of Pharmaceutical Specialties in both Ambulatory Care Pharmacy and Geriatric Pharmacy. Her clinical service was in the gastroenterology department at HSC Health where she worked with GI physicians, fellows, and residents to treat patients with Hepatitis-C patients. It was her responsibility to develop and implement a treatment plan under a collaborative practice signed protocol.
She is recognized by TCOM as an Associate Professor of Family Medicine related to her clinic work and interprofessional education activities along with the SAGE program, Seniors Assisting in Geriatric Education.
Today’s program is “Let’s get the day started with an Opioid Talk”.
Dr. Fix discloses that she has no relevant financial relationships with any organization producing, marketing, reselling, or distributing health care goods or services consumed by, or used on, patients relative to the content of this presentation.