Joyce A. Tipton, RPh, MBA, FASHP

j-tipton-2016-headshotJoyce A. Tipton, RPh, MBA, FASHP
Administrative Director of Pharmacy and Respiratory Care
Memorial Hermann Memorial City Medical Center


Presentation:  Improving Communication for Team Success


Joyce A. Tipton, RPh, MBA, FASHP received her BS Pharmacy degree from the University of Houston College of Pharmacy in Houston, Texas and a Masters of Business Administration from Wake Forest University in Winston-Salem, North Carolina. Ms. Tipton is currently the Administrative Director of Pharmacy and Respiratory Care for Memorial Hermann Memorial City Medical Center in Houston and recently completed a six-year governor’s appointment on the Texas State Board of Pharmacy. Ms. Tipton is a Fellow of ASHP, serves on numerous advisory committees, and is Adjunct Clinical Professor and member of the Dean’s Advisory Council at the University Of Houston College Of Pharmacy. She is also the Residency Program Director for the Memorial Hermann Health System Pharmacy Administration Residency and preceptor for pharmacy interns.

Ms. Tipton has a special interest in the impact of strategic operational planning and systematic quality improvement application in the medication use process. Ms. Tipton has given numerous presentations and webinars on the topic of strategic planning and has been leading strategic operational planning for pharmacy departments for over 20 years.


Disclosure:  Joyce A. Tipton has no relevant financial relationship(s), potential or perceived, with commercial or conflicts of interest to disclose.