Faculty

John E. Anderson, MD
The Frist Clinic
Immediate Past President, Medicine and Science
American Diabetes Association
Nashville, Tennessee

Dr. Anderson is immediate Past President, Medicine & Science of the American Diabetes Association, the nation's largest voluntary health organization leading the fight to Stop Diabetes®. He is also a Board Certified Internist and just completed a term as President of The Frist Clinic, a 31-member internal medicine multi-specialty group in Nashville, TN. Dr. Anderson graduated with a Bachelor of Arts Degree from the University of Virginia and completed his Doctorate in Medicine at Vanderbilt University School of Medicine in Nashville, TN. 

Dr. Anderson has also served as Chair of the Department of Medicine of Centennial Medical Center, a 650-bed tertiary care referral hospital in Nashville. He has been a member of the Board of Trustees and just completed his third year as Chair of the Board of this facility. He has more than 20 years of experience in the practice of internal medicine with a focus on the care of people with diabetes. He has given lectures and conducted workshops across the country about a variety of topics related to diabetes. He has also traveled the states of Tennessee and Kentucky talking to primary care physicians about patient management. 

Dr. Anderson has been an American Diabetes Association volunteer for more than 20 years including having served a previous term on the Board of Directors, as Chair of the Advocacy Committee, and as a member of the Strategic Marketing Work Group. He was also Co-Chair of the Association's Health Reform Task Force, served on the Professional Practice Committee, and on the Legal Advocacy and Legislative Subcommittees of the Advocacy Committee. Locally, he is serving as a Community Leadership Board member. Dr. Anderson is a member of the American Diabetes Association's Pinnacle Society and Summit Circle. These are recognition societies representative of individuals who are providing significant contributions to the Association through major gifts and their estate plans, respectively.  


Holly Divine, PharmD, BCACP, CGP, CDE, FAPhA
Clinical Associate Professor
University of Kentucky College of Pharmacy
Co-founder, PharmacistCARE Medication Therapy Management Service
Lexington, Kentucky

Holly Divine, PharmD, BCACP, CGP, CDE, FAPhA is a Clinical Associate Professor in the Department of Pharmacy Practice and Science at the University of Kentucky (UK) College of Pharmacy.  She is the Introductory Pharmacy Practice Experience Coordinator in the Office of Experiential Education and Residency Director of the UK College of Pharmacy Community Residency Program.  She is the course coordinator for both of the introductory practice experiences and for Nonprescription Pharmaceuticals and Supplies I in the College of Pharmacy.  Her clinical practice site as an ambulatory care pharmacist is at Bluegrass Community Health Center, a patient-centered medical home, in Lexington, KY. 

Dr. Divine co-founded the PharmacistCARE Medication Therapy Management (MTM) Service where she served as the Program Coordinator for the American Diabetes Association-Accredited Diabetes Self-Management Education Program and practiced ambulatory care pharmacy for ten years.  This award-winning patient care service is the recipient of the 2008 American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP) Best Practices Award and 2005 American Pharmacists Association (APhA) Foundation Pinnacle Award.  Prior to her clinical service in PharmacistCARE, she was the ambulatory care pharmacist at Polk-Dalton Clinic (formerly known as Kentucky Clinic North). 

Dr. Divine earned her B.S. and Pharm.D. degrees from the UK College of Pharmacy and is Board Certified in Ambulatory Care Pharmacy, Geriatric Pharmacy, and Diabetes Education.  She received the 2010 American Pharmacists Association Community Residency Excellence in Precepting Award and is a 2011 APhA Fellow.  Practice interest areas include MTM, diabetes, geriatrics, cardiovascular disease, and self-care.