Dr. Huston joined the KGI School of Pharmacy and Health Sciences in January 2014 from the Department of Clinical and Administrative Pharmacy, College of Pharmacy, University of Georgia. Before returning to academia Dr. Huston worked in several pharmacy settings, concluding with 10 years of service as a Kmart pharmacy manager. She earned a Master of Science in pharmacy (pharmaceutical policy and evaluative science) at the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill and a PhD in pharmacy (social and administrative) at the University of Michigan, where she received a Rackham Regents’ Fellowship.
Dr. Huston designed and developed three courses (health-care system, practice management, and pharmacoeconomics and health outcomes) at South University in Savannah, Georgia. She has been a grant reviewer for the Health Resources and Services Administration and served on multiple American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy committees. Her research focuses on patient perspectives and adherence and on pharmacy role expansion.