College of Pharmacy

Xavier University of Louisiana

Martha Brown Harris, B.S., Pharm.D.
Director of Xavier University Drug Information Center

Telephone Number: 504-520-5351
Room Number: College of Pharmacy - Room 230
Fax Number: 504-520-7971
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Dr. Martha Brown Harris is a Clinical Assistant Professor in the Division of Clinical & Administrative Sciences and is currently serving as Director of the Xavier University Drug Information Center at Tulane University Hospital & Clinic.
Dr. Harris earned both a Bachelor of Science degree in pharmacy and a post-baccalaureate Doctor of Pharmacy degree from Xavier University of Louisiana.
Prior to joining the faculty at Xavier, Dr. Harris was a practicing hospital pharmacist at the Medical Center of Louisiana for 19 years, during which time she served as adjunct faculty in the Xavier College of Pharmacy Professional Experience Program.  She was also a Pharmacology Nursing Instructor at Our Lady of Holy Cross College for 7 years.

Dr. Harris currently teaches in the Pharmacy Practice course, Introduction to Pharmacy and Pharmacy Skills Lab. Dr. Harris'Äôs research interests include Minority Health Literacy and Cultural Competency.


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