Pharmacy Practice

Assistant Professor - Vermont

Contact Information
(802) 735-2623

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Amy Yanicak, Pharm.D., MPH


  • PGY-2 Ambulatory Care/Family Medicine Residency at University of Washington in Seattle, WA

  • PGY-1 Pharmacy Practice Residency at Providence St. Peter Hospital in Olympia, WA

  • PharmD from South Carolina College of Pharmacy (University of SC) in Columbia, SC

  • MPH from Arnold School of Public Health at the University of SC in Columbia, SC


  • IPS302V01 - Integrated Problem Solving 2 - VT Campus (Coordinator/Facilitator)
  • PHM329 - Self-Care (Co-Coordinator, Lecturer)
  • PHM572 - Family Medicine Elective (Lecturer)
  • PHM517 - Psychopharmacology & Psychopathology in Film & Media (Lecturer)


  • Public perception and media portrayals of healthcare professions
  • Preventative and public health measures
  • Interprofessional education
  • Chronic Disease State Management: Hypertension, Diabetes, Asthma/COPD


  • Richmond Family Medicine (Richmond, VT) - Preceptor for an APPE rotation site in ambulatory care/family medicine at a practice site that truly lives out the example of integrated services. Our health care providers are part of a team that includes medical doctors, nurse practitioners, and a pharmacist, social worker, nutritionist, therapist, psychiatric nurse practitioner, and panel manager.


  • Vermont Pharmacists Association
  • Vermont Society of Health-Systems Pharmacists
  • Society of Teachers in Family Medicine
  • American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy
  • Phi Lambda Sigma Leadership Society, Zeta Chapter
  • American College of Clinical Pharmacy
  • American Society of Health-System Pharmacists
  • Kappa Epsilon Pharmaceutical Fraternity



Polk A, DeMott S, Mohorn P, Yanicak A, Miles M, Furgiuele G, Litsas M, Scott K, Sides A, andBookstaver PB. Are Medication Orders in Fictional Medical-themed Television Shows Accurate? A Retrospective, Observational Study. Br J Med Med Res. 2016;17(10):1-9.

Yanicak A, Mohorn P, Monterroyo P, Furgiuele G, Waddington L, Bookstaver PB. Public perception of pharmacists: Film and television portrayals from 1970 to 2013. J Am Pharm Assoc. 2015;55(6):578-86.


Yanicak A and Irons M. Bridging the Divide: Collaborations with Pharmacists. Presentation at the Vermont Association of Diabetes Educators Meeting, Rutland, VT, June 5, 2019.

Yanicak A. Reducing Medication Related Adverse Events in Rural Communities. Workshop at Rural Training Track (RTT) Collaborative Annual Meeting, Auburn, ME, May 15-17, 2019

Yanicak A. Medical student and resident perceptions of ambulatory pharmacy before and after one year of interprofessional collaboration in an adult medicine evening clinic. ACCP Global Conference, Seattle WA, October 20-23, 2018.