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Tara Higgins, Pharm. D.

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Assistant Professor of Pharmacy

  • Teaching Area

    Hematology, Oncology, Pharmacy

  • Education

    University of Rhode Island - Doctor of Pharmacy

  • Residency

    University of Kentucky Healthcare - PGY2 Pediatric Pharmacy Residency; Massachusetts General Hospital - PGY1 Pharmacy Residency

  • Campus Location

    5000 Lakewood Ranch Blvd. Bradenton, FL 34211


Tara is an assistant professor at Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine (LECOM) School of Pharmacy at the Bradenton, FL campus. She received her Doctor of Pharmacy from the University of Rhode Island. Tara completed her PGY1 pharmacy practice residency at Massachusetts General Hospital and a PGY2 pediatric pharmacy residency at the University of Kentucky Chandler Medical Center. She previously was a Pediatric Hematology/Oncology/BMT clinical pharmacy specialist for over 10 years prior to joining LECOM.