Melissa Sherer Krause, PharmD



Ms. Krause has been working in pharmacy since 2001.  Melissa has experience in retail and clinical hospital pharmacy, pharmacy administration, academia, government affairs, and professional associations.  She joined the PHSI team in 2004.

Melissa’s areas of focus include pharmaceutical manufacturers’ trade and managed care initiatives, drug compendia and classification, medication adherence, Medicare Part D operations and risk management, consumer focused education opportunities, and pharmacy school and professional association relations.

Melissa completed her Doctor of Pharmacy Degree from Duquesne University, with a Pharmacy Management concentration.  She is an active member of the following organizations:

  • Allegheny County Pharmacists Association (ACPA)
  • American Pharmacists Association (APhA)
  • Duquesne University Pharmacy Alumni Association
  • Lambda Kappa Sigma (LKS) Tau Alumni Chapter
  • National Association of Chain Drug Stores (NACDS)
  • Pennsylvania Pharmacists’ Association (PPA) Educational Foundation

Melissa is also an APPE preceptor and Adjunct Clinical Instructor for Duquesne University Mylan School of Pharmacy.