Tina Penick Brock, RPh, MS, EdD is Professor of Clinical Pharmacy in the School of Pharmacy at the University of California, San Francisco. She received the BA in German, BS in Pharmacy and MS in Pharmaceutical Sciences from the University of Mississippi and the Doctorate of Education from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. She has also completed the National Library of Medicine’s Medical Informatics Fellowship program. Dr Brock has held faculty appointments at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and the University of London, where she directed an MSc in Clinical Pharmacy – International Practice and Policy.
She served as the Director of Capacity Building at Management Sciences for Health, an international NGO working to increase access to and improve use of essential medicines and health services in the developing world. She is a member of the advisory group for the WHO-UNESCO-FIP Global Pharmacy Education Taskforce and in this role, advocates for needs-based educational models and competency frameworks for all pharmaceutical cadres. Tina has worked in the United Kingdom, Germany, Japan, Indonesia, Liberia, Namibia, Kenya, Uganda, Malawi, Rwanda, Ethiopia and Tanzania.