Temple University Names Dr. Carey a 2022-23 Lindback Distinguished Teaching Award Recipient

Temple University named Lawrence P. Carey, PharmD 93', BSPharm '89, Assistant Dean of Accreditation and Clinical Professor at the Temple University School of Pharmacy, among the 2022-23 Lindback Distinguished Teaching Award recipients. The awards recognize academic excellence, outstanding teaching and exceptional achievements and accomplishments. Established in 1967 by the Christian R. and Mary F. Lindback Foundation of Philadelphia, the awards honor faculty members who epitomize the highest levels of sustained teaching distinction in the classroom, research laboratory or clinical setting. Carey is the previous recipient of a Temple University Faculty Senate Service Award and five teacher-of-the-year awards from three different institutions throughout his career.

In addition to his leadership and faculty roles, Carey maintains a clinical practice with fourth year (PY4) students in internal medicine at Temple University Hospital and has additional patient care experience in critical care, nutrition support, and home infusion therapy.

Carey has sat in the House of Delegates of both the American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy (AACP) and the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP). He has been active within the American Society for Parenteral & Enteral Nutrition (ASPEN) Self-Assessment Examination Test Committee, on ASHP’s Committee for Government Relations and Public Policy within ASHP’s Section of Home Care Practitioners and was a co-author of ASHP’s Minimum Standard for Home Care Pharmacies. He has served as president of both the Delaware Valley Society of Health-System Pharmacists (DVSHP) and the Pennsylvania Society of Health-System Pharmacists (PSHP).

Read more about Temple's 2022-2023 Faculty Awards.