Julie Wickman, PharmD | PCOM Georgia Faculty
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Director of Experiential Education
Associate Professor

A Gwinnett County native, Dr. Wickman received her PharmD degree from Mercer University and completed the first Community Pharmacy residency program in the State of Georgia. Dr. Wickman was on faculty at Mercer University from 1997-2001 and taught in the OTC course, Pharmacy Practice Laboratory Course, Community Pharmacy Ownership and Women’s Health. She has owned two independent pharmacies and was an active preceptor for many years. She currently owns Medical Park Pharmacy in Gainesville, GA. Dr. Wickman has been on faculty at PCOM School of Pharmacy since February 2010 and teaches Georgia Law, an Ownership elective, and Women’s Health topics in Therapeutics.

Dr. Wickman and her husband Jeff live in Duluth and have four children. She is involved in cheerleading and football and also involved in her church at Browns Bridge.


PharmD, Mercer University, 1996
Community Pharmacy Residency, 1996-97


Pharmacy Law
Pharmacy Practice I
Therapeutics topics


Dr. Wickman’s research interests are Women’s Health, specifically Osteoporosis and Menopause. She was named One of the Most Influential Pharmacists in the US in 1998 based on research she conducted in the Independent Pharmacy setting. Dr. Wickman researched whether or not pharmacy owners were paid for providing pharmacist care.


The 50 Most Influential Pharmacist in the US, 1998 by American Druggist
Top 40 Under 40, GPhA, 2004




  • 03/2000, Community Pharmacy Residency Grant, The Institute for the Advancement of Community Pharmacy (IACP), East Marietta Drugs, $23,250.00
  • 11/1999, Primary Investigator, Osteoporosis Screenings in the Community Pharmacy Setting, Wyeth $25,000.00
  • 09/1998, Co-Investigator for Actimed Grant, Incorporating a Self-Care Cholesterol Kit into Pharmacy Services, $24,150.00
  • 10/1997, Primary Investigator, Counting on Compensation-NCPA Grant -$10,000.00