SARA (MANDY) WILSON REECE, PHARMD, CDE, BC-ADM
Department of Pharmacy Practice
Vice-Chair and Associate Professor


Sara (Mandy) Wilson Reece, PharmD, CDE, BC-ADM

Contact

Email: sararee@pcom.edu
Office: 678-407-7342
Research Page

Dr. Reece coordinates OTC course and Self-Care elective as well as Pharmacy Practice course. Her area of clinical and research specialty is endocrinology with a focus on diabetes. She has mentored colleagues are working to pursue focused practice in diabetes. She is a Certified Diabetes Educator who is active in her role as a clinician and educator. In May 2015, Reece was appointed to Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal's Commission on Medical Cannabis, a committee established to help set Georgia's policies on medical marijuana.

Dr. Reece enjoys spending time with her family as well as running half marathons. Additionally, She is actively involved in her church in the Prayer Ministry and facilitator for Divorce Care for Kids.

  • Education

    Doctor of Pharmacy, Mercer University College of Pharmacy, 2001

  • Courses

    Over the Counter Medicine
    Self Care
    Pharmacy Practice
    Integrated Therapeutics IV

  • Research

    Dr. Reece’s research area of interest is diabetes with a focus in Gestational Diabetes. She has given podium and poster presentations on diabetes at regional and national meetings. She has published several peer reviewed manuscripts in the area of diabetes.

  • Awards

    Peach Teaching Award, 2012 – 2013

    Silver Shovel Award Greater Hall Chamber of Commerce, 2011

    40 under 40 Pharmacists Georgia Pharmacy Association, 2003

  • Publications

    Selected Publications

    Clements JN, Whitley H, D’Souza JJ, Gross B, Hess R, Reece S, Gentry C, Shealy K. Sodium glucose co-transporter inhibitors for the management of diabetes mellitus: An opinion paper from the Endocrine and Metabolism Practice and Research Network of the American College of Clinical Pharmacy. Current Medical Research & Opinion. Posted online on July 6, 2015. Publication forthcoming.

    Elliott JE, Reece SW. Needles: The Sticky Details. Practical Diabetology. July/August 2015; 34(2):7-11.

    Reece SW, Parihar HS, LoBello C. Metformin in Gestational Diabetes Mellitus. Diabetes Spectrum, Winter 2014: 289-295.

    Reece SW, Williams C. Insulin Pump Class: Back to the Basics of Pump Therapy. Diabetes Spectrum, Spring 2014:135-140.

    Reece SW, Kanopka A, Mervin I. Use of Rapid-Acting Insulin Analogs During Pregnancy. Practical Diabetology, March/April 2014:12-14.

    Reece SW, Braimah AO. Engaging Community Pharmacists in Emergency Preparedness. Drug Store News, November/December 2013.

    Reece SW, Blewett P, Westfall D. Managing Medical Conditions and Medications for Long-Distance Riders. IB Magazine, Spring 2013:36-39.

    Reece, SW. An Innovative Practice: A Gestational Diabetes Clinic Serving an Indigent Population. American College of Clinical Pharmacy (ACCP) Ambulatory Care PRN Newsletter, May 2012; 5: 3.



    Reece SW. Gestational Diabetes Clinic in the Public Health Setting. Diabetes Spectrum, Spring 2011: 108-111.

    Selected Presentations

    August 2014 “Evaluation of the Scope of Diabetes Care, Provided by Pharmacy Community of
    Interest Members”
    American Association of Diabetes Educators Annual Meeting
    Orlando, FL

    December 2013 “Pediatric Obesity Class: Teaching Kids How to Live Healthy Lifestyle”
    American Society of Health System Pharmacy
    Orlando, FL

    August 2013 “Pediatric Obesity Class: Teaching Kids How to Live Healthy Lifestyle”
    American Association of Diabetes Educators
    Philadelphia, PA

    July 2013 “Implementation of Active Learning Components into an OTC Course”
    American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy
    Chicago, IL


    August 2012
    “Insulin Pump School: Back to the Basics of Pump Therapy”
    Poster presentation
    American Association of Diabetes Educators Annual Meeting
    Indianapolis, IN

    August 2011
    “Gestational Diabetes Clinic for Indigent Latinos”
    Poster presentation
    American Association of Diabetes Educators Annual Meeting
    Las Vegas, NV

    August 2013
    “Pharmacotherapy of Gestational Diabetes Show Me the Literature-Point and Counter-Point Debate”
    Oral presentation
    American Association of Diabetes Educators Annual Meeting
    Philadelphia, PA

  • Memberships

    American Association of Diabetes Educators
    American College of Clinical Pharmacy
    American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy
    American Pharmacists Association
    Georgia Pharmacy Association

  • Grants

    Wilson SA. Development and Evaluation of a Mild Cognitive Impairment Screening and Education and Medication Therapy Management Service. American Pharmacists Association Foundation. Received July 2005. $1,000.