Samuel M. John, PharmD, BCPS
Assistant Professor of Pharmacy Practice
PGY-1 Residency Program Director
PGY-1 Pharmacy Practice Residency, Temple University Health-System, 2009-2010
University of the Sciences in Philadelphia, Philadelphia College of Pharmacy and Science,
Dr. John received both his Bachelor of Science (BS Pharmacy) and Doctor of Pharmacy
(PharmD) degree from the University of the Sciences in Philadelphia, Philadelphia
College of Pharmacy and Science. He completed an American Society of Health-System
Pharmacists (ASHP) Accredited Post-Graduate (PGY-1) Pharmacy Practice Residency from
Temple University Health-System in Philadelphia, PA and is Board Certified as a Pharmacotherapy
Specialist (BCPS) by the Board of Pharmacy Specialties.
Dr. John’s therapeutic interests are in the areas of neurology and anti-coagulation
management. Dr. John serves as a faculty member in the Department of Pharmacy Practice
and coordinates the Pharmaceutical Calculations course and is an instructor in the
Practice Labs and Integrated Therapeutics courses. Dr. John also serves as a preceptor
for 4th year pharmacy students at Gwinnett Medical Center (GMC) where he practices
as a clinical pharmacist.
Dr. John has been named the program director for the Post-Graduate Year 1 (PGY-1)
Residency sponsored by the PCOM School of Pharmacy in partnership with GMC.
American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy/Walmart Scholar (Faculty Mentor 2012)
Champions of Healthcare: Educator of Excellence Award (2014)
Statin Associated Myopathy, US Pharmacist. Shannon J, John S, et al. 2012.
A Clinical Review of Statin-Associated Myopathy, Journal of Pharmacy Technology. Shannon J, John S, et al. 2013.
Treatment of Depression in Patients on Anticoagulation Therapy, Antidepressant-Warfarin
Drug Interactions,US Pharmacist. Allen S, John S, et al. 2013.
Georgia Society of Health-System Pharmacists (Faculty Representative 2011-present)
American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (2010-present)
Atlanta Academy of Institutional Pharmacists (2011-present)