Dr. Lisa Dinkins
Dr. Lisa Dinkins
Director of Introductory Pharmacy Practice Experience; Associate Professor
Levine Health Sciences 139
University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, PharmD
Dr. Dinkins received her doctorate in pharmacy from the University of North Carolina Eshelman School of Pharmacy in 2006 and her board certification in ambulatory care pharmacy in 2012. Prior to coming to Wingate University, she has seven years of teaching experience in the pharmaceutical care labs at UNC, as well as eight years of practical experience in community and ambulatory care pharmacy.
Dr. Dinkins has been an active participant in the North Carolina Association of Pharmacists (NCAP) since 2009, serving as a member-at-large on the board of directors (2015-2018) and on the Community Care Practice Forum (2009-2014, chair 2014). She has also held offices in the American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy (AACP) and authored the application for the AACP Student Community Engaged Service Award, which was awarded in 2009 to a student organization she advised. Additionally, Dr. Dinkins was awarded the American Pharmacists Association (APhA) One to One Patient Counseling award in 2010.
Dinkins MM. Complying with ACPE Standards for IPPE and APPE. APhA Digital Library: Advanced Preceptor Training. June 2015. http://pharmacylibrary.com/preceptorCentral
Smith MG, Dinkins MM. Early introduction to professional and ethical dilemmas in a pharmaceutical care lab course. Accepted March 2015 for publication in AJPE.
Cox WC, McLaughlin JE, Singer D, Lewis M, Dinkins MM. Development and assessment of the multiple mini-interview in a school of pharmacy admissions model. 2015 May; 79(4).
Dinkins MM. The Roles of a Preceptor. American Pharmacists Association Digital Library: Preceptor Central. April 2015. http://pharmacylibrary.com/preceptorCentral
Waitzman JA, Dinkins MM. A revised approach to prescription analysis in a pharmaceutical care laboratory course. AJPE. 2013 March; 77(2).
Dinkins MM, Scolaro KL. A Spanish language module in a first year pharmaceutical care lab course. AJPE. 2012 May; 76(4).
Yang T, Scolaro KL, Dinkins MM. Raising awareness of medication disposal in professional schools. (Letter). JAPhA. 2010 Jul/Aug; 50:444.
Dinkins MM. Patient counseling: a pharmacist in every OTC aisle. US Pharmacist. April 2010 OTC Trends Supplement.
Dinkins MM, Shrewsbury RS. “Duplicating a well-controlled stability research study in a teaching compounding laboratory.” Poster presentation: American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy (AACP) Annual Meeting, Grapevine, TX, July 2014.
Dinkins MM, Smith MG. “Impact of professional development series on first-year student pharmacists in a pharmaceutical care lab course.” Poster presentation: AACP Annual Meeting, Chicago, IL, July 14, 2013.
Davis W, Marciniak MW, Dinkins MM, Chiasson A, Warshany K, Caddell E. “Providing influenza immunizations to underserved patients in an interprofessional health clinic.” Poster presentation: American Pharmacists Association (APhA) Annual Meeting & Exposition, Los Angeles, CA, March 1-4, 2013.
Scolaro KL, Dinkins MM, Waitzman JA. “Integration of self care for dermatological disorders into a pharmaceutical care lab.” Poster presentation: Nonprescription Medicines Academy (NMA), Cincinnati, OH, September 28, 2012.
Scolaro KL, Dinkins MM, Woodyard DJ. “Using in-class role plays to increase student engagement in a pharmaceutical care lab course.” Poster presentation: NMA, Cincinnati, OH, October 14, 2011.
Scolaro KL, Dinkins MM, Woodyard DJ. “Impact of in-class role plays on OSCE scores.” Poster presentation: AACP Annual Meeting, San Antonio, TX, July 11, 2011.
Woodyard DJ, Scolaro KL, Dinkins MM, et al. “Receiving direct feedback from an OSCE: does the method matter?” Poster presentation: AACP Annual Meeting, Seattle, WA, July 12, 2010.
Scolaro KL, Woodyard DJ, Dinkins MM. “Pharmacy students reveal a sensitive side: assessing student counseling skills on sensitive topics using OSCEs.”Poster presentation: AACP Annual Meeting, Seattle, WA, July 12, 2010.
Yang T, Scolaro KL, Dinkins MM. “Student pharmacists’ practices and perceptions of medication disposal in the community.” Poster presentation: American Pharmacists Association (APhA) Annual Meeting, Washington, DC, March 14, 2010.
Dinkins MM, Scolaro KL. “First year pharmacy student perceptions on the importance of implementing the Spanish language in pharmacy practice.” Poster presentation: AACP Annual Meeting, Boston, MA, July 19, 2009.
Wal-mart/American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy Scholarship
Faculty mentor to Megan Smith, 2014
Faculty mentor to Kara Parsons, 2012
Faculty mentor to Elizabeth Alford, 2011
Faculty mentor to Kathryn Merkel, 2009
University of North Carolina Eshelman School of Pharmacy White Coat Ceremony (PY3) 2012 Keynote speaker, 2010-2011, 2013 Faculty coater
University of North Carolina Eshelman School of Pharmacy PY1 Instructor of the Year, 2008-2010
National One to One Patient Counseling Award (American Pharmacists Association)
American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy/ Teva Community Engaged Service Awards Program, 2009