Dr. Karen Babb obtained her Doctor of Pharmacy degree from Mercer University in 2002. She completed a pharmacy practice residency at Vanderbilt University Medical Center in 2003. Shortly after her residency, she accepted a clinical pharmacy specialist position with CHI Memorial. She currently serves as a Lead Pharmacist and the PGY1 Residency Program Director. Dr. Babb is an affiliate faculty member for the University of Tennessee College of Pharmacy, Mercer University, and East Tennessee State University College of Pharmacy. She is an active member of TPA and ASHP. She is a past Preceptor of the Year for The University of Tennessee College of Pharmacy. She is a graduate of the ASHP Pharmacy Leadership Academy and most recently the ASHP Pharmacy Leadership Institute. She serves as the preceptor for the pharmacy management learning experience.