Lucas Hill earned his Doctor of Pharmacy degree from the University of Missouri–Kansas City before completing a two-year primary care residency and faculty development fellowship at the University of Pittsburgh. Dr. Hill is now a clinical assistant professor at the University of Texas at Austin College of Pharmacy. He provides patient care and precepts learners at the CommUnityCare Southeast Health & Wellness Center.
While he spends most of his time helping patients manage chronic diseases like diabetes, Dr. Hill is also passionate about the integration of behavioral health and addiction treatment in primary care. He is Director of Operation Naloxone, a Texas-based program that provides overdose prevention training to students, health professionals, and the public. Dr. Hill co-coordinates the Foundations for Interprofessional Collaborative Practice course established by UT Pharmacy, Nursing, Social Work, and Medicine. He promotes evidence-based medicine and clinical pharmacy as Social Media Editor for iForumRx and Faculty Advisor for the Student College of Clinical Pharmacy. Dr. Hill is also an affiliate of the Center for Health Communication.
Disclosure: Dr Hill has no relevant financial relationship(s), potential or perceived, with commercial or conflicts of interest to disclose.