Justin Sherman, PharmD, MCS
Associate Professor of Pharmacy Practice / Community Pharmacy Residency Program Site Coordinator – Jackson
Dr. Justin Sherman earned his BS in Biology from the University of Mississippi in Oxford and completed a Master of Combined Sciences at the University of Mississippi Medical Center in Jackson. He then graduated from the University of Tennessee College of Pharmacy in 1999. He completed a residency in Primary Care in 2000 at Methodist Healthcare Hospital in Memphis, TN. His specialty is ambulatory care. For nine years, Dr. Sherman taught at the University of Louisiana at Monroe (ULM) College of Pharmacy before taking a position in 2009 at the University of Mississippi School of Pharmacy in Jackson where he is currently Associate Professor of Pharmacy Practice. He also holds an adjunct appointment as Associate Professor in the Department of Family Medicine at the University of Mississippi School of Medicine. Dr. Sherman has developed diabetes care services (medication therapy management services) at the UMMC Lakeland Family Medical Clinic in Jackson, Mississippi. He has also developed smoking cessation and anticoagulation services. He teaches a wide range of topics in ambulatory care, including diabetes, hypertension, dyslipidemia, men’s health issues, COPD, smoking cessation, and heart failure. He is actively involved in publishing and presentation activities and has over 60 manuscripts and book chapters and has published a book titled Community and Clinical Pharmacy Services: A Step-by-Step Approach. Dr. Sherman frequently presents pharmaceutical updates at national, regional, state, and local scientific meetings. He has been a frequent speaker for LOMA and we welcome him again to this meeting.