Carrie Allen received her Doctorate in Pharmacy from the University of Arizona College of Pharmacy in 2006. She is a licensed pharmacist in Texas and Arizona and has been practicing since 2006. She is a board-certified specialist in Geriatrics, Pharmacotherapy, and Psychiatric Pharmacy; her research and publications correspond to her areas of specialty. She currently acts as a Senior Manager in Clinical Affairs for CVS heath where she designs education, clinical decision-making tools, and medication management guidance for over 300 pharmacists to use in their daily practice. She has taught an elective in Geriatric Pharmacology as an adjunct professor at the University of Incarnate Word Feik School of Pharmacy since 2013. She is a new faculty member at Walden University, teaching pharmacotherapy in the School of Nursing.