Samuel M. John, PharmD, BCPS | PCOM Georgia Faculty
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Department of Pharmacy Practice 
Director of PCOM School of Pharmacy Residency Program
Associate Professor

Dr. John received his Bachelor of Science (BS Pharmacy) and Doctor of Pharmacy (PharmD) degrees 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, Pennsylvania 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 cardiovascular and anti-coagulation management. Dr. John serves as a faculty member in the Department of Pharmacy Practice and teaches in a number of courses offered to P1, P2 and P3 year students and serves as a preceptor to fourth year pharmacy students and PGY-1 residents. He currently serves as the director for the PGY-1 Residency Program for the PCOM School of Pharmacy.


  • PGY-1 Pharmacy Practice Residency, Temple University Health-System, 2009-2010
  • University of the Sciences in Philadelphia, Philadelphia College of Pharmacy and Science, 2007


  • Pharmaceutical Calculations
  • Pharmacy Practice Labs
  • Integrated Therapeutics
  • Capstone
  • Case Studies


  • Faculty Preceptor of the Year Award (2017)
  • Champions of Healthcare: Educator of Excellence Award (2014)
  • Peach Teaching Award (2013)
  • American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy/Walmart Scholar Faculty Mentor (2012)


  • 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)