Kristi W. Kelley, Pharm.D., FCCP, BCPS, BCACP, CDE, BC-ADM is a Clinical Professor at Auburn University Harrison School of Pharmacy, Auburn, Alabama. Dr. Kelley practices at the Continuity Clinics with Brookwood Baptist Health, Internal Medicine Residency Program in Birmingham, Alabama where she serves as non-physician faculty. She is responsible for planning, implementing, and managing all pharmacy services related to patient care as well as precepting pharmacy students and residents in this setting. Dr. Kelley has established clinical pharmacy services in 3 outpatient internal medicine clinics over the last 17 years.
Dr. Kelley earned both her Bachelor of Science in Pharmacy and Doctor of Pharmacy degrees at Auburn University Harrison School of Pharmacy. She completed an ASHP-accredited Primary Care Residency at the University of Mississippi Medical Center in Jackson, Mississippi. Dr. Kelley is a Board Certified Pharmacotherapy Specialist (BCPS), a Board Certified Ambulatory Care Pharmacist (BCACP), a Certified Diabetes Educator (CDE), and a Board Certified Advanced Diabetes Manager (BC-ADM). She is a fellow of ACCP, has served as Chair of the Education and Training PRN and been active within ACCP as well as AACP and ASHP. Dr. Kelley’s scholarly interests include pharmacy education, diabetes, metabolic syndrome, women’s health, and patient education. While on faculty at Auburn University, Dr. Kelley has been honored to receive the Hargreaves Faculty Mentor Award, Roche's Preceptor of the Year, and be recognized as a Preceptor of Excellence 4 times. Dr. Kelley was part of a 3-member team that received the school's inaugural Excellence in Teaching award and were also recognized as the school's representatives at the 2014 AACP Annual Meeting as a "Teacher of the Year." In 2018, Dr. Kelley was again awarded AUHSOP's Excellence in Teaching award. Dr. Kelley was the 2016 recipient of ACCP's Education Award.