Brandon J. Patterson, PharmD, PhD

Brandon J. Patterson PharmD, PhD

Assistant Professor of Pharmacy


PharmD, University of Texas at Austin
PhD, University of Iowa

Research Interests

  • Innovative pharmacy service delivery and related health outcomes
  • Structure and leadership of pharmacies or other health organizations
  • Mentorship of student pharmacists and college leadership


Brandon Patterson is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Pharmacy Practice and Pharmacy Administration at the Philadelphia College of Pharmacy. Dr. Patterson primarily teaches research design and drug literature evaluation to student pharmacists. Additionally, he teaches pharmacy residents and pharmaceutical industry fellows pharmacy practice and health outcomes research methods.

Dr. Patterson earned his PhD in Pharmaceutical Socioeconomics from the University of Iowa. The title of his dissertation was “A Mixed Method Investigation of Leadership and Performance in Practice-based Research Networks.” He earned his PharmD from the University of Texas at Austin.

Dr. Patterson’s practice research interests include the organization, delivery, and evaluation of innovative pharmacy services and the structure and leadership of pharmacies or other health organizations. He also has interest in the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning in the areas of mentorship and college leadership.

Dr. Patterson is a member of several professional and honorific pharmacy associations, including Rho Chi, Phi Lambda Sigma, the American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy, the American College of Clinical Pharmacy, and the American Pharmacists Association. He served as National President of the American Pharmacists Association - Academy of Student Pharmacists and a Trustee of the American Pharmacists Association in 2007-2008. Dr. Patterson is also an Eagle Scout.

Selected Scholarly Activity

Patterson BJ, Kaboli PJ, Tubbs T, Alexander B, Lund BC. Rural access to clinical pharmacy services. J Am Pharm Assoc. In Press.

Patterson BJ, Solimeo SL, Stewart K, Rosenthal GE, Kaboli PJ, Lund BC. Perceptions of pharmacists integration into patient-centered medical home teams. Res Soc Admin Pharm. In Press.

Patterson BJ, Garza OW, Witry MJ, Chang EH, Letendre DE, Trewet CB. Curricular innovations in leadership development: A flexible-credit leadership professional elective developed and delivered by graduate students. Am J Pharm Educ. 2013;77: Article 223.

Patterson BJ, Doucette WR, Urmie JM, McDonough RP. Exploring relationships among pharmacy service utilization, patronage motives, and patient satisfaction in a service-oriented pharmacy. J Am Pharm Assoc. 2013;53:382-389.

Patterson BJ, Doucette WR, Lindgren SD, Chrischilles EA. Living with Disability: Patterns of Health Problems and Symptom Mediation of Health Consequences.  Disabil Health J. 2012; 5:151-158.

Letendre DE, Patterson BJ. Step IV: Develop leadership and management abilities. In: Bauman JL, Sims KA, eds. The ACCP Field Guide to Becoming a Standout Pharmacy Residency Candidate. Kansas City: American College of Clinical Pharmacy; 2012:57-74.

Professional Information

Licensed pharmacist in Iowa.

Contact Information

Office location: Griffith Hall, Room 120A
Mailing address: Box 34
University of Sciences
600 South 43rd Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104-4495
Office Phone: 215-596-8689
Office Fax: 215-596-8586

b [dot] patterson [at] usciences [dot] edu