New Administrative Appointment Announced
Published on 25 January 2013
John A. Pieper, Pharm.D., president of the College, announced that Sheldon G. Holstad, Pharm.D., professor of pharmacy practice, will assume the title of interim dean of pharmacy effective Jan. 1, 2013. Holstad succeeds Wendy Duncan, Ph.D.
Holstad has been with the College since 1987. He earned both his Bachelor of Science in Pharmacy and Doctor of Pharmacy degrees from the University of Iowa. He also completed a post-graduate Psychopharmacology Research Fellowship at the University of Iowa prior to joining the College. Holstad has served in teaching, clinical, research, and administrative roles within the pharmacy practice division. Since 1999, he has been clinical pharmacist and faculty coordinator of DrugDigest.org, a collaboration between the College and Express Scripts.