Sarah Lynch is originally from Horseheads, N.Y., and joined Binghamton University as a clinical assistant professor of pharmacy practice. She graduated with her Doctor of Pharmacy degree from the University at Buffalo School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences and completed an ASHP-accredited PGY1 Community Pharmacy Residency with Albertsons Companies and Midwestern University in Naperville, Ill. She is a Board Certified Ambulatory Care Pharmacist (BCACP).
In addition to her role as director of skills education, Lynch practices at Wegmans Pharmacy in Johnson City, N.Y., where she participates in clinical services such as immunizations, medication therapy management, employee wellness services and community education. She has a strong interest in public policy that will elevate the role of the community pharmacist in New York state in areas such as contraceptive prescribing and provision of Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendments (CLIA)-waived laboratory tests.
Lynch has served as a New York state delegate for the American Pharmacists Association (APhA) and is a reviewer for several APhA educational programs. She is also a co-advisor of the Binghamton University SOPPS student chapter of APhA.