Brad Trom

Brad Trom, BS Pharm, MBA, is the Executive Director, Retail and Specialty Pharmacy at Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, Tennessee, providing overall leadership for the Department of Pharmacy outpatient pharmacy services. The Vanderbilt Specialty Pharmacy model is a nationally recognized health system leader, providing comprehensive care and management of patients requiring specialty medications. Brad previously was the CEO of Lovelace Retail and Specialty Pharmacy, a division of Ardent Health Services in Nashville. Brad was named CEO of the Year at Ardent Health Services for innovating pharmacist-enhanced programs in medication reconciliation, pharmacist home visits, and Medication Therapy Management programs resulting in better patient outcomes. Brad’s career as a Healthcare Operations executivein the retail pharmacy industry included leadership and management responsibilities for a multi-state, multi-billion-dollar pharmacy organization with Albertsons/Sav-on Pharmacy/Osco Drug. Brad has served as a board member for the New Mexico Poison Control and Drug Information Center. He is also a past member of School of Pharmacy Advisory Boards at the University of Southern California, North Dakota State University, University of New Mexico, Western University of Health Sciences and the University of California, San Francisco. Brad received his Bachelor of Science in Pharmacy from North Dakota State University and a Masters in Business Administration from Lake Forest Graduate School of Management.