Dr. Michelle Holm is a clinical pharmacist and an Assistant Professor at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, MN. She received her Pharm.D. degree from Creighton University in 2005. Over the years she has served in numerous positions including the operating rooms, central pharmacy, and the post-operative surgical floors. Her committee involvement within the Department of Pharmacy includes the quality assurance, education, and social committees.
During her 14 year tenure at Mayo Clinic she has served as the pharmacy director for the Program of Underserved Global Health (PUGH) followed by serving as the medical director of Global Health Education. The Pharmacy Computerized Inventory Program and Phased Educational Approach Method were two large, multidisciplinary efforts in Haiti which resulted in improved medical knowledge and medication availability during her directorship.
Dr. Holm is passionate about sharing her work related to obtaining affordable medications and sustainable teaching methods in low-income countries. She currently serves on two national committees including the American College of Clinical Pharmacy (ACCP) and the Consortium University of Global Health (CUGH) Competency committee. She also provides lectures on various healthcare topics at national conferences.
Notable awards include: Fulbright Specialist Scholarship, Mayo Clinic Humanitarian Award, Velji CUGH Emerging Leader in Global Health Award, and the University of Minnesota Presidential Award.
Dr. Holm is currently enrolled in the Executive Masters in Public Health (MPH) program at the University of Minnesota with an emphasis in Healthcare Administration to further her education.