Heather Congdon

About Dr. Congdon:

Dr. Heather Congdon received her Doctor of Pharmacy degree from the University of Pittsburgh. She completed a pharmacy practice residency with emphasis in community care from the University of Maryland. Her teaching focus surrounds interprofessional education, diabetes, and the abilities lab series. She serves as the Assistant Dean for the Shady Grove Campus of the School and has a clinical practice at Mercy Health Clinic, providing care for underserved, uninsured patients on multiple medications and with various chronic conditions.

Research Interests:

Dr. Congdon’s research interests relate to her practice at Mercy Health Clinic. She has evaluated the impact of pharmacist-provided medication therapy management (MTM) on clinical outcomes, such as hemoglobin A1C, blood pressure, and cholesterol. Furthermore, her team has demonstrated the importance of interprofessional, coordinated care on clinical outcomes for patients with poorly controlled diabetes.

Contact Information:

Heather Brennan Congdon, PharmD, BCPS, CDE
University of Maryland School of Pharmacy
Shady Grove Campus
9640 Gudelsky Drive
Building I, Room 103
Phone: 301.738.6344
Fax: 301.738.6360
Email: hcongdon@rx.umaryland.edu