Distinguished Leadership Service Award
Roger Woolf, PharmD
Roger Woolf is an experienced healthcare leader with extensive knowledge on the use of pharmaceuticals and a progressive vision for pharmacy practice. He is recognized for his application of system based thinking to improve the medication use process and the overall delivery of patient care. He has studied the use of lean improvement methodologies for the past 10 years becoming lean certified and most recently completing a 16-month Kaizen Fellowship applying lean concepts to improve health care delivery by removing waste. Roger is an active teacher as an associate professor at the University of Washington, serves on the Dean’s Pharmacy Practice Board and provides regular lectures at the Virginia Mason Institute. He is also active at the state and national level with leadership roles on healthcare boards, WSPA board of directors, liaison to the Health System Academy and an ASHP national delegate.