Medical Advisor

Heather Bruce, PharmD

Dr. Heather Bruce is a clinical pharmacist with a breadth of experience in healthcare. Her expertise includes medication therapy management, drug information, medical writing, pharmacovigilance, and managed care. She is also certified to provide immunizations and medication therapy services. Currently, she lives and practices in Missouri.


  • University of Missouri, BS
  • University of Missouri – Kansas City, PharmD


  • Licensed Pharmacist
  • Medication Therapy Services Certification, Missouri Board of Pharmacy
  • Pharmacy-Based Immunization Delivery Certification
  • Basic Life Support (BLS) Certification
  • Diabetes Management Skills and Education Certification

Professional Accomplishments

  • Authored a 2010 publication titled “Economic Evaluation of an Internet Based Weight Management Program” in the American Journal of Managed Care
  • Received the William and Carole Sitland Scholarship from the University of Missouri – Kansas City



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