Eric MacLaughlin, Pharm.D., FASHP, FCCP, BCPS is Professor and Chair, Department of Pharmacy Practice at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center School of Pharmacy. He is also a Clinical Professor in the Departments of Family Medicine and Internal Medicine at TTUHSC School of Medicine. He received his B.S. in Pharmacy from Albany College of Pharmacy, Pharm.D. from the Medical University of South Carolina, and completed a Primary Care Specialty Residency at the University of Colorado. His practice specialty is family medicine. Dr. MacLaughlin’s research interests include management of cardiovascular diseases and education of healthcare professionals.