Associate Professor of Clinical Sciences – Cardiology

(336) 841-9667

jcooper2@highpoint.edu

4045 Congdon Hall

 

 

Education:
PharmD (2002)
University of North Carolina School of Pharmacy, Chapel Hill, NC

B.S. in Chemistry (1996)
North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC

Postdoctoral training:
PGY1 Pharmacy Practice Residency, University of North Carolina Hospitals, Chapel Hill, NC
PGY2 Cardiology Specialty Residency, University of North Carolina Hospitals, Chapel Hill, NC

Dr. Cooper joined the faculty at High Point University in 2016 after practicing as a cardiology clinical pharmacist at Cone Health in Greensboro, NC for 12 years.  During this time she precepted students and residents in cardiology, taught in the cardiology elective at the UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy and was the founding residency program director for Cone Healths PGY2 Cardiology Residency.
Dr. Cooper is a graduate of NC State University (BS Chemistry) and the UNC School of Pharmacy (PharmD). She completed her residency training at UNC Hospitals in Chapel Hill NC.  She and her husband of more than 20 years have two boys and love to spend time together outside. They dream of running away to the water.
Dr. Cooper is an Associate Professor of Clinical Sciences at High Point University and a Transition of Care pharmacist at the Transitional Care Clinic at High Point Regional Hospital in High Point NC. Her current research focus is medication related problems at care transitions in community hospitals. Currently she is pursuing questions related to cost related medication under use and multidisciplinary team communication. She applies quantitative, qualitative and quality improvement methods to design and test interventions to reduce medication related problems and improve patient outcomes for the patients of High Point, NC transitioning from hospital to home.