Department of Pharmacy Practice
Director of Experiential Education, Clinical Assistant Professor
Dr. Brody is the Director of Experiential Education and Clinical Assistant Professor with the Department of Pharmacy Practice at the State University of New York at Buffalo School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences. He specializes in clinical ambulatory care pharmacy practice with an emphasis in medication therapy management (APhA certified manager and trainer), immunization training / administration (APhA certified immunizer and trainer), and diabetes management (NISPC Certified Disease Manager from June 2005 - December 2008). He is also a PGY1 Community Pharmacy Residency Director and Clinical Consultant for Mobile Pharmacy Solutions (formerly VascuScript Pharmacy).
As an educator, Dr. Brody lectured in several courses throughout the first three professional years of UB's PharmD curriculum and was the section coordinator of dermatology in the disease and pharmacotherapeutics course from 2005-2008, as well as the course coordinator of the first of six sequential pharmaceutical care courses from 2004-2008. He has created and developed the school's first formal Introductory Pharmacy Practice Experience (IPPE) program and currently serves as the course coordinator for all three levels of the IPPE curriculum (six courses) as well as maintain and co-coordinate the Advanced Pharmacy Practice Experience (APPE) program. He has also precepted numerous APPE and IPPE students and serves on a multitude of committees within the school. Dr. Brody is a member of several professional organizations which include AACP, APhA, ASHP, NYS-ACCP, PAWNY, PSSNY, Phi Lambda Sigma, and has served on several local, regional, and international committees of Kappa Psi Pharmaceutical Fraternity, Inc.
After finishing his pre-pharmacy requirements at Canisius College, Dr. Brody attended the University at Buffalo and completed a dual major, receiving both a Bachelor of Science Degree in Biochemical Pharmacology in 2001 and then a Doctor of Pharmacy Degree in 2002. He pursued post-graduate clinical training and completed an IACP ambulatory care residency with both the University at Buffalo and Tops Pharmacy. In 2003, he accepted a shared faculty position as a Clinical Assistant Professor with the University at Buffalo School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences (UBSPPS) and as a clinical pharmacist managing Eckerd Pharmacy's PatientCARE Network in Western New York, expanding innovative community pharmacy practice at his site until 2007.
Dr. Brody currently devotes the majority of his time to pharmacy academia, researching related educational outcomes, and the continuous development of UBSPPS' experiential education program. He has also established an ASHP/APhA Accredited PGY1 Community Pharmacy Residency Program with Mobile Pharmacy Solutions (formerly VascuScript Pharmacy), serving as the program director.