Dr. Keri Hager Inducted into Academies for Excellence

Minneapolis, Minn.
Dec. 19, 2022

Dr. Keri Hager, co-associate dean for clinical affairs, Department of Pharmacy Practice and Pharmaceutical Sciences, has been selected as an inductee into the Academy for Excellence in Clinical Practice.

Hager’s clinical focus is on bridging care for individuals with opioid use disorder through comprehensive medication management across health care and treatment settings.Her practice, teaching, and research focuses on developing an interprofessional collaboration-ready primary care workforce to improve health of the community.

Induction into the Academy for Excellence in Clinical Practice is the highest recognition of excellence in the practice or provision of health care clinical faculty. Those selected have demonstrated their ability to deliver the highest level of clinical care through innovative techniques as well as demonstrated the highest level of ethics and professionalism throughout their career.

About the Academies for Excellence

Members of the Academies for Excellence are elected to lifetime membership in one of four academies: the Academy for Excellence in Health Research; the Academy for Excellence in the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning; the Academy for Excellence in Clinical Practice; and the Academy for Excellence in Team Science.

Past inductees from the College of Pharmacy include Philip Portoghese (2003, Academy for Excellence in Health Research), Robert Vince (2009, Academy for Excellence in Health Research), Kristin Janke (2011, Academy for Excellence in the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning), Gunda Georg (2013, Academy for Excellence in Health Research), Amy Pittenger (2015, Academy for Excellence in the Scholarship of Teaching & Learning), Heather Blue (2018, Academy for Excellence in Health Care Practice), Sarah Westberg (2018, Academy for Excellence in Health Care Practice), Anne Schullo-Feulner (2019, Academy for Excellence in Clinical Practice) and Lisa Coles (2019, Academy for Excellence in Team Science), Barbara Brandt (2020, Academy for Excellence in the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning) and Mark Schneiderhan (2020, Academy for Excellence in Clinical Practice), Ann Philbrick, (2021), Academy for Excellence in Clinical Practice)

 

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Founded in 1892, the University of Minnesota, College of Pharmacy is the only pharmacy school in Minnesota, with campuses in the Twin Cities and in Duluth. The College of Pharmacy improves health through innovative education, pioneering research and interdisciplinary practice development that attends to the diverse needs of the people of Minnesota and the world.