Dr. Gloria Sachdev serves as president and CEO of the Employers’ Forum of Indiana, as clinical associate professor at Purdue College of Pharmacy, and adjunct assistant professor at Indiana University School of Medicine. The Employers’ Forum is an employer-led healthcare coalition consisting of self-funded employers, health plans, hospitals, physician groups and other interested parties who work collaboratively on initiatives to improve the value of healthcare provided in Indiana. At Purdue, Dr. Sachdev serves as course director of a health policy applications course, as preceptor for a legislative policy clerkship, and as instructor in public health and professional services management courses.
Dr. Sachdev received her B.S. pharmacy and doctor of pharmacy degrees from the University of Oklahoma College of Pharmacy. She completed a primary care pharmacy residency at VA Hospital in Madison, Wisconsin. She then practiced for 12 years as a clinician in primary care physician offices at the VA in Madison, Wisconsin; at Scott & White Hospital and Clinics in Temple, Texas; and at Eskenazi Health in Indianapolis, Indiana. She developed new clinical services at each of these clinics managing patients with chronic conditions under collaborative practice agreements. She stepped out of direct patient care and founded a consulting company in 2009. In this capacity, she presented nationally at over 100 conferences and partnered with dozens of organizations across the US to assist in developing sustainable business models for team-based care incorporating ambulatory care pharmacist services.
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