Company: Valley Care Health North Campus Pharmacy
Location: Youngstown, OH
Hugh Owen, MS, Pharm.D. is a Pharmacist at the Valley Care Health North Campus Pharmacy. With a strong background in critical care, Mr. Owen oversees the clinical coverage and order entry of the North Campus Pharmacy during the midnight shift, and handles formulary work. He has established a strong reputation of distinction among his professional peers throughout a career that has spanned more than 35 years. He is a published journal author on research on the topic of aminoglycosides dosing, and his work was published in the Hospital Pharmacy Journal in 1987. He became involved in his profession in 1969, when he enlisted in the U.S. Navy and was put in the hospital corpsman program. He was one of three chosen for the pharmacy program, and this eventually began his career, which he also pursued in the civilian sector. His old mentor, Larry Shoup, Pharmacist at Henry Ford Hospital, who was his mentor and the person he strives to be like. Dr. Shoup was instrumental in Dr. Owen’s pursuit of pharmacy between 1980 and 1988. Dr. Owen was one of 200 to complete the leadership program at the Pharmacy Leadership Institute at Boston University. Also, he was directly involved in opening and staffing the second critical care pharmacy at Henry Ford Hospital in 1983. While in the US Navy, Dr. Owen ran a dispensary in North Carolina and did the ordering for pharmacy at Camp Lejeune as well as compounding. He did this from (1969-1973). He continuously strives for excellence in his every endeavor.
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