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Marcia Worley, PhD, RPh, FAPhA


Merrell Dow Professor

Outcomes and Translational Sciences

406 Riffe Building
(614) 292-2425


Worley’s practice-based research focuses on the impact of pharmacist-patient relationships on the patient medication use process. She has published results from her research in numerous peer-reviewed and professional journals, including Research in Social and Administrative PharmacyPatient Education and Counseling, Journal of the American Pharmacists Association, and the American Journal of Health-System Pharmacy. Worley has presented her research at professional and scientific meetings such as the American Pharmacists Association and the American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy.

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  • 2001 - PhD, University of Minnesota, Social and Administrative Pharmacy
  • 1996 - MS, The Ohio State University College of Pharmacy, Pharmaceutical Administration
  • 1990 - BS, University of Pittsburgh, School of Pharmacy
  • 1986 - BS, University of Pittsburgh, Behavioral Neuroscience


  • Teacher of the Semester, 2005
  • Teacher of the Semester, 2004
  • Social & Administrative PharmacyGraduate Program Nominee for Best Dissertation, 2002
  • Economic, Social, and Administrative Sciences Postgraduate Best Paper Award, 2001
  • Who's Who in Science and Engineering, 2001
  • Doctoral Dissertation Scholarship, 2000
  • Melendy Doctoral Dissertation Scholarship, 2000 - 2001
  • American Foundation for Pharmaceutical Education Pre Doctoral Fellowship, 2000 - 2001
  • Social and Administrative Pharmacy Graduate Program Nominee, 2000 - 2001
  • Phi Lambda Sigma, 1998
  • First Alternate, 1998 - 1999
  • Upsilon Chapter at The Ohio State University, 1997
  • 2005 Academy of Pharmacy Practice and Management Presentation Merit Award
  • Literature Award: Innovation in Pharmacy Practice
  • Pharmacy New Investigator Program Award – 2002-2003
  • Poster Rounds with the Experts – Economic, Social and Administrative Sciences session
  • Outstanding Presentation Award for Economic, Marketing and Management Sciences
  • Who’s Who Executive and Professional Registry. 2004-2005