Mitchell Buckley, PharmD, FASHP, FCCM, FCCP, BCCCP

Residency Pharmacy Director

Dr. Buckley is a clinical pharmacy specialist in the medical ICU and serves as the PGY1 Residency Director at Banner – University Medical Center Phoenix. He earned his Doctor of Pharmacy degree from the University of Iowa. He completed an ASHP-accredited PGY1 Pharmacy Practice Residency at Shawnee Mission Medical Center and a PGY2 Critical Care Residency at the University of Arizona.

He has authored several peer-reviewed publications in medical and pharmacy journals as well as book chapters relating to critical care. He is actively involved in several international professional organizations. He has served as Chair of the ACCP Critical Care PRN, SCCM CPP Patient Safety Committee, SCCM CPP Research Committee, SCCM CPP Practice Advancement Committee, and the ASHP Critical Care Network Facilitator. He also serves as faculty of the ACCP Updates in Therapeutics Critical Care Pharmacy Preparatory Review and Recertification Course. He was the recipient of the ACCP Critical Care PRN Member Research Grant, ASHP Best Practice Award, SCCM CPP Section Excellence in Using Technology to Improve ICU Medication Safety Award, ASHP Foundation Literature Award in Pharmacy Practice Research, and SCCM Barry A. Shapiro Memorial Award for Excellence in Critical Care Management. He is currently leading interprofessional teams at his institution on several process improvement strategies. Dr. Buckley’s clinical and research interests include acute respiratory distress syndrome, septic shock, sedation/delirium management, and medication safety in ICU patients.