Dr. Irons has been with the TTUHSC School of Pharmacy since 1999 and is a Professor with the Department of Pharmacy Practice specializing in Ambulatory Care on the Lubbock Campus. Dr. Irons is Head of the Ambulatory Care Division within the Department of Pharmacy Practice mentoring fellow division members on all four of our campuses in their teaching, practice, scholarship, and service responsibilities. He is a past Director of the SOPs PGY2 Ambulatory Care Residency in Lubbock and a preceptor for the PGY1 and 2 residents on that campus. He has various teaching responsibilities in didactic lectures, case-based learning, and our experiential program. He is a past Team Leader for the Endocrinology Pharmacotherapy, Case Studies, and Ambulatory Care Elective courses and for the Ambulatory Care Clinical Skills Clerkship. He received his BS and PharmD from the University of Wisconsin – Madison. He completed a Pharmacy Practice Residency at United Hospital in St. Paul, MN and an Ambulatory / Managed Care Residency with the Texas Tech School of Pharmacy. Dr. Irons is certified by the Board of Pharmacy Specialties in both ambulatory care and pharmacotherapy and is also board certified in advanced diabetes management. In 2011 Dr. Irons was named Fellow by the American College of Clinical Pharmacy for sustained excellence in the discipline of clinical pharmacy.