Andrew M. Peterson PharmD, PhD, is the John Wyeth Dean of the Mayes College at University of the Science in Philadelphia. He is also Professor of Clinical Pharmacy and Health Policy and previously served as Chair of the Department of Pharmacy Practice/Pharmacy Administration.
Highly regarded in the fields of Pharmacy Management and Health Policy, Dr. Peterson has more than 30 years research experience in medication compliance, health outcomes research, health and drug use policy, medications in the environment and more recently, substance use disorders. His accomplishments are wide ranging: he has produced a large body of research and scholarly work, created innovative programming, and secured significant grant dollars.
Dr. Peterson earned his BS in Pharmacy from Rutgers University, his PharmD from Virginia Commonwealth University and his PhD in health policy at USciences. He also completed an advanced residency in hospital pharmacy administration at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital and a residency in hospital pharmacy practice from Rush-Presbyterian St. Luke’s Medical Center in Chicago.
He lives in Cherry Hill, NJ.