Dr. Joey Mattingly is an associate professor and Director of Operations for the PATIENTS Program at the University of Maryland School of Pharmacy.

Joey Mattingly, PharmD, MBAAbout Dr. Mattingly:

After graduating from the University of Kentucky College of Pharmacy and Gatton College of Business and Economics, Dr. Mattingly dove directly into pharmacy practice for The Kroger Company as an EPRN super trainer, facilitating the implementation of a new pharmacy information system software to more than 40 pharmacies.   After completion of the pharmacy system rollout, Dr. Mattingly managed four different Kroger Pharmacy locations (L292, L780, L366, and L389) between 2010 and 2012, revamping operations at each location to improve multiple business and patient care activities.  Dr. Mattingly was promoted within Kroger to serve as District 6 Pharmacy Coordinator in the Mid-South Division, based in Carbondale, Illinois, overseeing operations for 12 pharmacies.

In 2013, Dr. Mattingly left The Kroger Company to lead Indianapolis operations as general manager for a start-up long-term care pharmacy company called AlixaRx, providing pharmacy services and remote automated dispensing systems to 23 skilled nursing facilities (SNFs) across Indiana, Kentucky, and Ohio. He currently serves as an associate professor in the Department of Practice, Sciences, and Health Outcomes Research at the University of Maryland School of Pharmacy, where he teaches business strategy to students in the professional program and is a strategic consultant for the University of Maryland Medical Center Department of Pharmacy. In 2016, Dr. Mattingly was selected as the graduating class Teacher of the Year.

In addition to his work as a faculty member, he serves as the Director of Operations for the PATIENTS Program and recently earned his PhD in Pharmaceutical Health Services Research with a special focus in pharmacoeconomics. Dr. Mattingly is also passionate about policy and parliamentary procedure and is the Speaker of the House of Delegates and Board of Trustee for the American Pharmacists Association.  He has previously served the American Pharmacists Association Academy of Student Pharmacists (APhA-ASP), the Kentucky Pharmacists Association (KPhA), and Phi Lambda Sigma Pharmacy Leadership Society as speaker of the house.

Research Interests:

Dr. Mattingly’s primary research interests include incorporating the patient voice in health economics and outcomes research. Through patient engagement, Dr. Mattingly hopes to improve methods for value assessment of new pharmaceuticals and to improve health outcomes by changing the structure and processes involved in patient care delivery.

Current Projects:

  1. Engaging patients in process of value assessment for new treatments.
  2. Pharmaceutical pricing strategies and methods related to estimating the cost of a drug from different perspectives.
  3. Defining the role of entrepreneurship in schools of pharmacy.

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Contact Information:

Joey Mattingly, PharmD, MBA, PhD
Associate Professor
Department of Practice, Sciences, and Health Outcomes Research
University of Maryland School of Pharmacy
220 Arch Street, 12th Floor
Baltimore, MD 21201
Phone: (410) 706-8068
Email: jmattingly@rx.umaryland.edu