Heather Congdon, PharmD, BCPS, CDE


Professor of Practice, Sciences, and Health Outcomes Research

Director, University Center for Interprofessional Education

School Affiliation

School of Pharmacy


  • Interprofessional Education
  • Ambulatory Care


Dr. Congdon received her Doctor of Pharmacy degree from the University of Pittsburgh. She completed a pharmacy practice residency with emphasis in community care from the University of Maryland. Her teaching focuses on interprofessional education, diabetes, and the abilities lab series. She has a clinical practice at Mercy Health Clinic, providing care for underserved, uninsured patients on multiple medications and with various chronic conditions. Dr. Congdon’s research interests relate to her practice at Mercy Health Clinic. She has evaluated the impact of pharmacist-provided medication therapy management (MTM) on clinical outcomes, such as hemoglobin A1C, blood pressure, and cholesterol. Furthermore, her team has demonstrated the importance of interprofessional, coordinated care on clinical outcomes for patients with poorly controlled diabetes.

Read a longer bio.

For interview requests, please contact the Office of Communications and Public Affairs.

Tagged: The Future of Health Care   Global Health   Ensuring Access and Equity in Health Care   Research and Innovation  

This information was last updated January 9, 2024.