Professor of Clinical Pharmacy, University of Tennessee College of Pharmacy
Dr. Shannon Finks, Pharm.D., FCCP, BCPS, BCCP, AHSCP-CHC is a Professor of Clinical Pharmacy at the University of Tennessee College of Pharmacy. She received her Doctor of Pharmacy degree from The University of Tennessee College of Pharmacy and completed a pharmacy practice residency at Methodist Hospitals of Memphis. Dr. Finks has practiced for fifteen years in the area of cardiology. She is a Fellow of the American College of Clinical Pharmacy and a Board Certified Pharmacotherapy Specialist with Added Qualifications in Cardiology. Dr. Finks has served as a national faculty member for the American College of Clinical Pharmacy Updates in Therapeutics: The Pharmacotherapy Preparatory and Recertification Course since 2012. Her current practice includes Cardiology Service at the VA Hospital where she co-precepts students and residents in the cardiology intensive care unit. Throughout her career she has mentored numerous students and residents and takes great pride in fostering continued education among pharmacists. Dr. Finks has received multiple teaching awards, including the Most Influential Professor Award from the University of Tennessee College Of Pharmacy and The University of Tennessee Alumni Association Outstanding Teacher Award. Dr. Finks is well published in the medical literature and has been invited to present locally, regionally, and nationally on numerous cardiovascular related topics.