Harrison School of Pharmacy

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Gordon Sacks Gordon Sacks
Department Head

Departments: Pharmacy Practice
Auburn University
Harrison School of Pharmacy
1323 Walker Building
Auburn, AL 36849
Email: gss0005@auburn.edu
Phone: 334-844-4062
Fax: 334-844-4410

B.S., Pharmacy - Auburn, 1989
Pharm.D. - Texas, 1994

Gordon Sacks, Pharm.D., FCCP, BCNSP, earned a Doctorate of Pharmacy degree from the University of Texas (1994) after receiving his B.S. degree in Pharmacy from Auburn University (1989).

He has completed a Pharmacy Practice Residency at Huntsville Hospital and a 2-year Nutrition Support Fellowship at the University of Tennessee, Memphis. During his tenure at the University of Mississippi (1995-2001), he achieved the rank of Associate Professor of Pharmacy Practice and was Coordinator of the Nutrition Support Team at University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson.

Sacks was a Clinical Professor at the University of Wisconsin – Madison from 2001-2008 and served as Chair of the Pharmacy Practice Division in the School of Pharmacy for 1.5 years. He was also Coordinator of the Surgical Nutrition Support Team at the University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics in Madison, WI.

Starting in January, 2009, Dr. Sacks became Department Head of Pharmacy Practice at the Harrison School of Pharmacy at Auburn University, Auburn, Alabama. He has been a board-certified Nutrition Support Pharmacist since 1995.

Dr. Sacks is active in numerous scientific and professional societies. He is a member of the American Society for Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition (ASPEN) and has held offices in both the national and state organizations.


Last Updated: February 24, 2017