Pharmacy, Natural & Health Sciences

Pharmacy - Faculty Profiles

Whitaker, Andrea


Andrea Mekonnen, Pharm.D.

Assistant Professor of Pharmacy Practice



Dr. Mekonnen joined the Pharmacy Program in July 2017 as the first PGY2 in Ambulatory Care Practice/Instructor of Pharmacy Practice.  The residency provides exposure to areas with academia, service, and scholarship in addition to ambulatory services at a number of clinics in the surrounding areas.  Dr. Whitaker earned her Doctor of Pharmacy degree from Manchester University in 2016.  She completed her first year of residency at University Health System in San Antonio, Texas.