Tawny Smith, Pharm.D., BCPP.


Tawny Smith, Pharm.D., BCPP.
Associate Professor of Psychiatry
The University of Texas at Austin Dell Medical School

Presentation: Psychopharmacology Myths or Facts


After graduating with her Pharm.D. degree, Dr. Smith completed a psychiatric pharmacy residency and clinical sciences fellowship in mental health outcomes at The University of Texas at Austin College of Pharmacy. She is a board certified psychiatric pharmacist currently serving as an Associate Professor of Psychiatry for The University of Texas at Austin (UT), Dell Medical School (DMS). She also maintains an adjunct faculty appointment with the UT-College of Pharmacy. Dr. Smith has outpatient practices in UT Health Austin Women’s Reproductive Mental Health and Bipolar Disorder clinics and serves as a consultant for other UT clinics. She also practices at Seton Shoal Creek Hospital in Austin, where she runs the psychopharmacology consult service. She serves as one of the core faculty for the DMS psychiatry residency program and in 2014 was the recipient Psychiatry Residency Program Faculty of the Year award and in 2018 the Teacher of the Year award. She has delivered numerous educational presentations to the community and other health professionals at national and international conferences throughout her career. She has over 70 published abstracts, peer reviewed articles and book chapters in the area of psychiatric pharmacy. She is an active member of the College of Psychiatric and Neurologic Pharmacists (CPNP) and currently serves on the Board of Directors.

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