Department of Pharmacy Practice 
Assistant Professor

Dr. Holaway is registered as a pharmacist in Georgia and as a preceptor, consultant pharmacist, and intravenous room pharmacist in Alabama.

Before arriving to the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine School of Pharmacy, Dr. Holaway occupied three faculty appointments: one with The University of Georgia College of Pharmacy, one with the Southwest Georgia Family Medicine Residency Program, and the other with the Southwest Georgia Sports Medicine Fellowship Program. Dr. Holaway holds additional medical appointments with the Southeastern Diabetes Education Services and Camp Kudzu where he is responsible for the medical management of adolescents who attend Camp Seale Harris, a camp for children and adolescents with diabetes.

Dr. Holaway’s areas of scholarship and teaching are primary care pharmacy practice, chronic disease management and innovative pharmacy education methodologies and programs.


Christopher Shawn Holaway obtained a Bachelor of Science degree in biology and chemistry from the University of Alabama at Birmingham in 1994, a Bachelor of Science degree in pharmacy from Auburn University in 1999 and his doctorate of pharmacy degree, cum laude, from the University of Florida in 2003. Afterwards, he completed an advanced graduate research experience at The University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Medicine in the Division of Cardiology.