Bridget T. Regan, MBA, RPh, is the Director of Pharmacy Business Programs and Assistant Professor at the University of Pittsburgh School of Pharmacy.
Bridget received her Bachelor of Science in 1995 from the University of Pittsburgh School of Pharmacy. After receiving her pharmacy degree, Bridget spent 3 years in the Community Pharmacy sector as a staff pharmacist. She then spent 8 years at Armstrong County Memorial Hospital, serving in the roles of Pharmacy Supervisor, Director of Pharmacy, and ultimately Pharmacy and Imaging Services Administrator. Bridget most recently served as the System Director of Pharmaceutical Care for Heritage Valley Health System. She was responsible for operational budgets for two full service acute care hospital pharmacies, two out-patient, community pharmacies, and a long term care pharmacy.
During her time at Heritage Valley Health System, Bridget obtained her Black Belt in Lean Six Sigma methodology for eliminating defects and improving quality. In 2014, she completed the Executive Masters of Business Administration program at the Joseph M. Katz Graduate School of Business at the University of Pittsburgh. Bridget was selected to join Beta Gamma Sigma, a distinguished honorary society for business excellence.
Throughout her career, Bridget has been instrumental in streamlining, expanding, and restructuring pharmacy operations, including growth and development of staff and fellow co-workers. Her responsibilities included pharmacy management, strategic planning, contract analysis and negotiation, clinical protocol development, formulary management, automation technologies, and regulatory compliance. She was the driving force behind several successful clinical, financial, and operational programs. Attuned to the dynamic and evolving healthcare landscape, Bridget is an experienced leader and an accomplished professional.