Assistant Professor
Admin-College of Pharmacy

1924 ALCOA HWY, BOX 117
Tel: (865) 974-2386


  • Pharm.D., University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Doctor of Pharmacy
  • B.S., University of Tennessee Chattanooga, Business Management

Research Interest/Specialty

Continuing Professional Development

Continuing Pharmacy Education

Pharmacy workforce development

Medication safety

Drug Information

Pulmonary Medicine 

Drug Induced Disease 


  1. Wheeler JS, Gray JA, Gentry CK, Farr GE. Advancing pharmacy technician training and practice models in the United States: Historical perspectives, workforce development needs, and future opportunities. Research in Soc and Admin Pharmacy.
  2. Chisholm-Burns MA, Spivey CA, Sherwin E, Wheeler JS, Hohmeier, K.. The opioid crisis: Origins, trends, policies, and the roles of pharmacists. Am J Health-Syst Pharm, 76, 424-35, 2019.
  3. Wheeler JS, Renfro CP, Wang J, Qiao Y, Hohmeier KC. Assessing Pharmacy Technician Certification: A National Survey Comparing Certified and Non-Certified Pharmacy Technicians. J of Am Pharm Assoc, 3 (59), 369-74, 2019.
  4. Chamberlin, SM, White, CE, Wheeler, JS, Eudaley, ST, Franks, AS, Rowe, AS. Implementation and assessment of a pulmonary diseases elective course for third-year pharmacy students. Curr Pharm Teach Learn, 10 (5), 571-578, 2018.
  5. Wheeler, JS, Chisholm-Burns, M. The Benefit of Continuing Professional Development for Continuing Pharmacy Education. Am J Pharm Educ, 82 (3), 6461, 2018.
  6. Wheeler JS, Hagemann TM. Medical Marijuana in the United States: Historical Perspectives, Legal Considerations, and Professional Obligations of the Pharmacist.. J of Am Coll Clin Pharm (1), 9-16, 2018.
  7. Wheeler, JS, McDonough, SLK, Hagemann, TM. Assessing self-assessment practices: A survey of U.S. colleges and schools of pharmacy. Curr Pharm Teach Learn, 9 (6), 966-971, 2017.
  8. Wheeler, JS, Greene, BB, Hagemann, TM. Videoconferencing for residency interviews during the Phase II Match. Am J Health Syst Pharm, 74 (22), 1845-1850, 2017.
  9. Wheeler, JS, Ngo, T, Cecil, J, Borja-Hart, N. Exploring employer job requirements: An analysis of pharmacy job announcements. J Am Pharm Assoc (2003), 2017.
  10. Wheeler, JS, Duncan, R, Hohmeier, K. Medication Errors and Trainees: Advice for Learners and Organizations. Ann Pharmacother, 1060028017725092, 2017.
  11. Wheeler, JS, Borja-Hart, N, Hagemann, TM. Key Questions to Ask When Establishing a Clinical Practice: What I Wish I Knew When I Started. Hosp Pharm, 51 (9), 699-702, 2016.
  12. Liang, B, Wheeler, JS, Blanchette, LM. Impact of Combination Antibiogram and Related Education on Inpatient Fluoroquinolone Prescribing Patterns for Patients With Health Care-Associated Pneumonia. Ann Pharmacother, 50 (3), 172-9, 2016.
  13. Wheeler, JS, Ray, SM, Helmer, RS, Stevens, AB, Franks, AS. Development and implementation of an interdisciplinary pulmonary care clinic within an existing clinic program. Am J Health Syst Pharm, 72 (21), 1844-7, 2015.
  14. Wheeler J, Ducker ML. Pneumococcal vaccination in older adults: An update for pharmacists. US Pharm, 7 (40), 54-56, 2015.
  15. Barrons R, Wheeler J, Woods JA. Opportunities for inhaler device selection in elderly patients with asthma or COPD. Patient Intelligence., 7, 63-75, 2015.
  16. Woods JA, Wheeler J, Finch CK, Pinner N. Corticosteroids in the treatment of acute exacerbations of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. International Journal of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease, 9 (May), 421-30, 2014.
  17. Ray SM, Wheeler J, Byrd D. A longitudinal learning experience to prepare residents for a career in academia. Currents in Pharmacy Teaching and Learning, 5 (6), 645-65, 2013.