Sam Calabrese

Samuel V. Calabrese is the Associate Chief Pharmacy Officer at the Cleveland Clinic, a 1300-bed academic medical center where he is responsible for over 300 FTEs. Mr. Calabrese holds an academic appointment at NorthEastern Ohio Medical University as an instructor in the Health System Pharmacy Administration program. He received his BS Pharm from The Philadelphia College of Pharmacy and Science and his MBA from Cleveland State University.

Mr. Calabrese has chaired the Section Advisory Group (SAG) on Quality and Compliance and served as a member of the SAG on Leadership Development. He also served on the ASHP Council on Pharmacy Management, has been an ASHP delegate for Ohio and has recently been elected as the Director-at-Large for ASHP Section of Pharmacy Practice Managers. Calabrese is a past faculty member for the ASHP Manager’s Bootcamp and is a Past President of the Ohio Society of Health-System Pharmacists. He is a frequent invited lecturer who has published and presented on various management and leadership topics.