College of Pharmacy
Faculty and Staff
Gene Reeder, Ph.D.
|Title:||Director, Outcomes Research
|Department:||Kennedy Pharmacy Innovation Center (KPIC)
College of Pharmacy
|Office:||College of Pharmacy
715 Sumter Street - CLS 314C
Columbia, SC 29208
Ph.D. Health Care Management and Economics, University of South Carolina, 1983
M.S. Pharmacy, University of South Carolina, 1977
B.S. Pharmacy, University of South Carolina, 1973
Gene Reeder, Ph.D., serves as Director of Outcomes Research for the Kennedy Pharmacy Innovation Center and Professor in the Department of Clinical Pharmacy and Outcomes Sciences at the University of South Carolina. He holds a Bachelor's and Master's degree in Pharmacy and a Ph.D. in Business Administration from USC.
Dr. Reeder utilizes his passion for the economic evaluation of pharmaceuticals and medical interventions, drug benefit design, formulary management, and health care public policy, combined with his practice experience in the areas of community pharmacy, long-term care, and managed care pharmacy to help the Kennedy Pharmacy Innovation Center analyze and validate the impact of pharmacists in new clinical roles while also strengthening the Department of Clinical Pharmacy and Outcomes Sciences research, graduate, and postgraduate programs.
Dr. Reeder has extensive experience consulting for pharmaceutical industry, government agencies and various health plans. He has worked as a community pharmacist, nursing home consultant and has held active pharmacist licensure in South Carolina since 1973. Dr. Reeder previously served as president of the American Pharmacists Association Academy of Pharmaceutical Research and Science (APhA-APRS) and the Academy of Managed Care Pharmacy (AMCP). In 2015, Dr. Reeder received the College of Pharmacy's Distinguished Alumni Award.
Awards & Honors
- Distinguished Alumni Award, USC College of Pharmacy, 2015
- Bowl of Hygeia Award, South Carolina Pharmacy Association, 2014
- Steven G. Avey Award, Foundation for Managed Care Pharmacy, 2011
- Distinguished Service Award, Academy of Managed Care Pharmacy
- Faculty Senate Chair, University of South Carolina, 2005-07