Jennifer Adams, PharmD, EdD, FAPhA is a graduate of Boise State University, Idaho State University, and The George Washington University. She is employed as Associate Dean for Academic Affairs at the Idaho State University, College of Pharmacy providing oversight for the PharmD curriculum, experiential education, interprofessional education, and assessment. Dr. Adams also teaches Pharmacy Law to first and third year student pharmacists, and clinical psychopharmacology students.
Dr. Adams served for nearly 10 years as the Senior Student Affairs Advisor at the American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy, providing leadership and oversight for association national student affairs activities including PharmCAS, PCAT, the Pharmacy Career Information Council, and student recruitment. Her previous experience also includes working in hospital and community pharmacy settings and the American Pharmacists Association (APhA) with student pharmacists, helping them to develop as professionals and leaders in the pharmacy profession. Dr. Adams’s experience at APhA included developing and managing several co-curricular activities including professional development, national patient care programs, and the National Patient Counseling Competition. She has received national awards in recognition of her leadership skills.