Prof. Joseph T. DiPiro

Prof. Joseph T. DiPiro

Dean, School of Pharmacy,
Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, Virginia, USA

Dr. Joseph T. DiPiro is Dean, Professor and Archie. O. McCalley Chair at the Virginia Commonwealth University School of Pharmacy, Richmond, Virginia, USA.  He received his BS in pharmacy (Honors College) from the University of Connecticut and Doctor of Pharmacy from the University of Kentucky.  He served a residency at the University of Kentucky Medical Center and a fellowship in Clinical Immunology at Johns Hopkins University.

He is Immediate Past President of the American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy and Past Chair of the Council of Deans. He has served as President of the American College of Clinical Pharmacy. He is a Fellow of the College and has served on the Research Institute Board of Trustees.  He has served on the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists Commission on Therapeutics and the Task Force on Science.  Dr. DiPiro is an editor for Pharmacotherapy: A Pathophysiologic Approach, now in its 10th edition.  He is also the author of Concepts in Clinical Pharmacokinetics and Editor of the Encyclopedia of Clinical Pharmacy.