Melanie  Manis
Assistant Professor
McWhorter School of Pharmacy
Department of Pharmacy Practice
Office: 1436 CHS Building 1
Phone: 205-726-2275

Melanie Manis joins the McWhorter School of Pharmacy family after completing her post-graduate training at MUSC in Charleston, South Carolina. She is excited to begin her teaching career at Samford University where she can serve the Lord through student education, innovative research and clinical practice. Manis looks forward to sharing her passion for pharmacy and inspiring students to become life-long learners. Manis was a collegiate golfer and looks forward to playing the beautiful courses in Birmingham.

Degrees and Certificates

  • Doctor of Pharmacy, University of Tennessee Health Science Center
  • PGY1 Pharmacy Practice Residency, Medical University of South Carolina
  • PGY2 Internal Medicine Pharmacy Residency, Medical University of South Carolina
  • Board Certified Pharmacotherapy Specialist

Awards and Honors

  • MUSC Health Pharmacy Residency Research Excellence Award, 2017
  • Merck Manual Award for Academic Excellence, 2016


  • American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy
  • American College of Clinical Pharmacy


  • Adult inpatient medicine
  • Transitions of Care