Health Outcomes & Pharmacy Practice



Shepherd, Marvin D., Ph.D.
Professor of Health Outcomes
& Pharmacy Practice and
Center for Pharmacoeconomic Studies,
Clifford L. Klinck, Jr. Centennial Professor,
The University of Texas at Austin
President, Partnership for Safe Medicines
PHR 3.209A

Recent Awards


Nominated for the 2012 University Co-op Robert W. Hamilton Book Award, for the textbook Pharmacy Management Leadership, Marketing and Finance. (Jones and Bartlett) 2011 in which I was one of three editors (Chisholm-Burns M.A., Vaillancourt A.M and Shepherd M.D.)

The textbook, Pharmacy Management, Leadership, Marketing and Finance, (co-editors, Marie Chisholm-Burns, Allison Vaillancourt and Marv Shepherd) received the Distinguished 2011 American Medical Writers Association Award in the Health Care Professionals Category.

Legend Award Photo
Shepherd, wife Valerie, daughter Monica, son-in-law Scott and my son, Joshua at the Legends Award's Ceremony.

2010 Legend of Pharmacy Award
, presented by the College of Pharmacy Alumni Association, University of Texas, September, 2010.
"Group Photo"
Ken Lawson, Mike Johnsrud and Marv Shepherd

2007 Best Research Paper Award
from the Journal Managed Care Pharmacy.  Authors and title of the paper were Michael Johnsrud, Kenneth Lawson and Marv Shepherd, "Comparison of Mail-Order with Community Pharmacy in Plan Sponsor Cost and Member Cost in Two Large Pharmacy Benefit Plans."

More information about Dr. Shepherd
> Biography
> Presentations
> Research Presentations
> Publications
> Interviews, Editorials and Other Publications
> Feature Story: Dose of Reality. Can Internet Prescription Drug Purchases
   Endanger Your Health

> Prescription drug payment times by Medicare Part D plans: Results of a national
   study (PDF)

> Drug Dynamics Institute
> Return to Shepherd's Home Page

Last Reviewed: May 1, 2013

Division Information

Mailing Address:
Pharmacy Practice
The University of Texas
at Austin
2409 University Ave.
Stop A1900
Austin, TX, USA

Email Address: pharmacy


Young Cited for Regents Teaching Honor

Dr. Veronica Young is the recipient of a 2014 Regents' Outstanding Teaching Award from The University of Texas at Austin.
>Read more about this honor.

Barner Cited for Top Teaching Award

Dr. Jamie Barner was named as the recipient of the Educator of the Year at the first College of Pharmacy Teaching Awards Ceremony and Reception.
>Read more about this honor.

Brown Named APhA Fellow

Dr. Carolyn Brown, professor of health outcomes and pharmacy practice, has been named an APhA fellow.
>Read more about this honor.

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