Amy Bachyrycz, PharmD
After graduating from the University of Connecticut College of Pharmacy, Amy Bachyrycz, PharmD, completed a general pharmacy practice residency at the New Mexico VA HealthCare System, where she was offered the ID and Admixture Pharmacy Specialist position in 2005. Two years later, she became a shared faculty member with Walgreens Patient Care Center and the University of New Mexico College of Pharmacy, where she is currently an assistant professor in pharmacy practice. Dr. Bachyrycz is a past president of the New Mexico Pharmacists Association and currently serves on the executive board as a counselor for her district in New Mexico. She has been successfully advancing the stateâ€™s pharmacy profession by increasing pharmacist prescriptive authority under existing legislation that allows pharmacists to increase access and expand services, specifically in areas such as tuberculosis testing and naloxone dispensing.