Kirby Welston, Pharm.D., BCPS

PGY2 Resident in Ambulatory Care Residency

UGA Campus

Athens, GA

Office: R.C. Wilson Pharmacy Bldg., 250 W. Green St., Athens, GA 30602, Rm RM: 260-J   
Voice: 706-542-5111
Fax: 706-542-5228


PGY-1 Pharmacy Residency , UGA / AUMC, Augusta, GA 2016

Doctor of Pharmacy , University of Colorado, Skaggs School of Pharmacy & Pharmaceutical Sciences, Aurora, CO 2015

Bachelors of Science Chemistry , University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, AR 2011

Research Interests

My current research interests are health literacy as it relates to patient adherence, primarily in underserved patient populations, role of metformin for atypical antipsychotic induced metabolic abnormalities, evaluation of curriculum revisions, and management of chronic disease states.  


Of Note

2016: Serving on ACCP Ambulatory Care PRN Networking Committee
2015: Serving as a member on the GSHP Student/Resident Affairs Committee
2014: Rho Chi Outstanding Student
2014: Wal-Mart Academic Achievement Scholarship

Selected Publications


Welston K and May DM. “Chapter 36: Gastrointestinal Drugs” in Side Effects and Drugs Annual, Volume 38. Elsevier Science Publishing Co., New York, October 2016.