Summit County grad earns doctorate in pharmacy |

Summit County grad earns doctorate in pharmacy

Summit County graduate Elizabeth Shields received her doctorate in pharmacy in May.

Shields earned her doctorate degree from the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus. She graduated from Summit High School in 2006.

Before receiving her doctorate, Shields graduated from CU with a degree in business administration in 2010. In 2016, she earned a Bachelor of Science in biology, which lead her to her doctorate in 2020.

Shields is now doing her residency as a pharmacist at Utah Valley Hospital in Provo, Utah. After she finishes residency, she plans to work as a pharmacist in either Summit County or at the Children’s Hospital Colorado in Denver.

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