Dr. Lawrence Carey serves as Clinical Professor within the Department of Pharmacy Practice at Temple University School of Pharmacy. He maintains a clinical practice with fourth-year (PY4) students in internal medicine at Temple University Hospital, and consults for Thomas Jefferson University Hospital’s Home Infusion Service. Dr. Carey’s career includes experience in critical care, internal medicine, nutrition support, and home infusion therapy. He holds BS and PharmD degrees from Temple, and completed a residency at Temple University Hospital.
Dr. Carey is very active within pharmacy organizations on the local, state, and national levels. He has served on the Delaware Valley Society of Health-System Pharmacists as a member of their Board of Directors and as President. Dr. Carey has also served in a similar capacity within the Pennsylvania Society of Health-System Pharmacists, and as of November 2018 has assumed the presidency of that organization. He sits in the House of Delegates of both the American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy (AACP) and the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP). Dr. Carey 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.