Dr. Edward Cohen, PharmD, Senior Pharmacy Consultant
Ed Cohen received his B.S. in pharmacy from the University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC) and PharmD. from Midwestern University Chicago College of Pharmacy (MWU). After owning an independent pharmacy for many years, he transitioned into corporate pharmacy practice as Director of Pharmacy for Dominick’s Finer Foods (a division of Safeway) where he implemented many patient care programs and initiatives.
Today, he serves as the Senior Director, Clinical Solutions for Walgreens. His current area of responsibility includes developing and implementing pharmacist delivered pharmacist based clinical services. He holds adjunct faculty positions at UIC and MWU. He has also serves the college advisory committees for MWU. Dr. Cohen has served as Chair of the Administration Section of the APhA–Academy of Pharmacy Practice and Management. Dr Cohen is on the Board of Directors of the University of Illinois Alumni Association and a founding member of the Illinois Affiliate of Academy of Managed Care Pharmacy. Dr. Cohen has been recognized nationally for his role in bringing pharmaceutical care to the forefront of community pharmacy.