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Dr.  Scott  K.  Stolte

Nesbitt School of Pharmacy

Dr. Scott K. Stolte joined the Nesbitt School of Pharmacy at Wilkes University as Dean in July 2017. Previously, Scott served as Dean of the College of Pharmacy at Roseman University of Health Sciences from 2012 – 2017. From 1998 - 2012, Scott served as a faculty member, Director of the Division of Technology in Education, Chair of the Department of Pharmacy Practice, and Associate Dean for Academic Affairs at the Bernard J. Dunn School of Pharmacy at Shenandoah University in Winchester, VA.

Education and Training

Dr. Stolte earned his Doctor of Pharmacy degree from Purdue University in West Lafayette, IN. After graduation, Dr. Stolte was the initial community pharmacy resident at Family PharmaCare Center, Inc. and Purdue University. The residency program was the first community pharmacy practice residency in the US to be accredited by the American Society of Health-Systems Pharmacists (ASHP), and the work that he did to develop the accreditation standards served as the foundation for those used nationally today. Scott completed the American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy (AACP) Academic Leadership Fellowship program in 2004-2005.

Professional Interests

While maintaining his interest in progressive community pharmacy practice and primary care, Dr. Stolte has expanded his areas of teaching, service, and scholarship to include entrustable professional activities, healthcare communications, programmatic accreditation, educational technology, academic entitlement, and the application of leadership skills and traits to pharmacy and academic medicine.