Professional Profile

Christopher G. Lynch, Pharm.D., M.Ed, CPh, DPLA

Photo Commander, MSC, U.S. Navy (Retired)
Assistant Professor
Dept: Pharmaceutical Sciences
Phone: 9047188054
Campus: Fort Lauderdale

Dr. Chris Lynch (’97) joined the faculty at NSU College of Pharmacy in November 2020 as an assistant professor, and his focus is on developing new programs in the areas of collaborative practice, online learning, and teaching in the Leadership and Professional Development course series.

Dr. Lynch is a natural leader with a plethora of formal and on-the-job training experiences. He served in a multitude of pharmacy staff, clinical, and leadership roles during his long and decorated career in the United States Navy where he was stationed throughout the continental United States and deployed abroad. Since his retirement from active-duty military service, he has also gained leadership experience in roles within the VA Healthcare System and pharmacy academia.

In addition to completing a M.Ed. degree in Educational Leadership, Dr. Lynch also earned the designation of Diplomate through the American Society of Health System Pharmacists (ASHP) Foundation’s Pharmacy Leadership Academy. He is also the recipient of the 2015 Distinguished Alumni Achievement Award from the NSU College of Pharmacy and is an active alumnus who has enjoyed watching the university evolve over the years.
Research Interests:
Dr. Lynch’s research interests are in healthcare and pharmacy leadership, professional development, personality awareness, team building, innovation and other topics that contribute to the advancement of pharmacy practice.
Research Interests keywords:
leadership, professional development, personality awareness, team building, innovation

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