New Appointment: Daphne Buchanan Bernard

Daphne Buchanan Bernard, Pharm.D. (Pharm.D. ’97), was appointed associate provost for Institutional Accreditation and Assessment. Transitioning from her most  recent role as interim dean of the College of Pharmacy, Bernard will oversee all aspects of institutional accreditation, implementation of recommendations from  accrediting bodies, as well as development and implementation of assessment activities throughout the University in her new role.

Bernard received her Doctor of Pharmacy degree from the Howard University College of Pharmacy. She then completed the American Society of Health- System Pharmacists Anticoagulation Traineeship at the University of Washington Medical Center. She has also accomplished the American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy Academic Leadership Fellowship. Bernard is a Board Certified Anticoagulation Care Provider and completed the Ambulatory Pharmaceutical Care Certification Program with the University of Illinois at Chicago College of Pharmacy, sponsored by Kaiser Permanente. In 1999, she successfully implemented the Anticoagulation Management Service at Howard University Hospital, which serves a vital role in the hospital’s effort to improve drug therapy management.




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