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Jim Kirby

Jim Kirby

James Kirby is the Senior Director of Pharmacy Services for the Kroger Company. His main responsibilities include: overseeing Kroger’s vaccination, medication therapy management, health screening, and disease management/education programs; training and developing pharmacy staff in core clinical content areas; driving innovation in patient care through creation of pilot programs that improve the medication use process and integrate pharmacists into team-based care environments; and lead Kroger’s advocacy efforts for the advancement of pharmacy. James earned his pharmacy degree from Ohio State University and his PharmD from the University of Cincinnati. He has worked as a pharmacist in retail, mail, hospital, and managed care/specialty pharmacy. James is a Board Certified Pharmacotherapy Specialist, Certified Diabetes Educator, and an Adjunct Professor at the University of Cincinnati.

Festival Events

cincinnati

Oct 11

1:30pm - 2:00pm

OptUP To Better Foods

Speaker Series  @  Food As Medicine Kitchen

OptUP To Better Foods

Stage: Food As Medicine Kitchen

Date & Time: Oct 11, 2019 1:30pm - Oct 11, 2019 2:00pm

Do you love mac & cheese, but want to eat healthy? Learn how to OptUP into healthier choices so that the food you love will love you back! With easy-to-understand nutrition scoring and healthier recommendations based on what you buy, it’s easier than ever to track your nutritional progress through Kroger's OptUp program.

cincinnati

Oct 11

3:00pm - 3:30pm

Food As Medicine

Speaker Series  @  Ask The Expert

Food As Medicine

Stage: Ask The Expert

Date & Time: Oct 11, 2019 3:00pm - Oct 11, 2019 3:30pm

Hippocrates said, "Let food be thy medicine." So how can we make better choices about what we eat to prevent illness, increase energy, and transform our overall quality of life? Never fear! In this session, our experts offer groundbreaking advice on the dietary path of longevity and optimal health.

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Cincinnati

Oct 11-13, 2019 @ Duke Energy Center