Karen Waugh, R.Ph.
Karen Waugh, RPh graduated from the Robert Gordon University, United Kingdom in 1999 with a Master of Pharmacy with Honors. Upon graduating, Karen undertook a clinical residency programme at Aberdeen Royal Infirmary. Over the next 12 years she worked as a clinical pharmacist, becoming a highly specialized surgical pharmacist with a focus on managing patients medication through the peri-operative period.
In 2011, Karen’s husband accepted a new position with his company in Houston, which took the family across to the USA and settling into The Woodlands. Following a short career break, Karen undertook the USA equivalency exams to become a Registered Pharmacist in the USA. In September of 2017, Karen began an internship at The Woodlands Compounding Pharmacy and upon completing all the requirements transitioned to a Pharmacist in April of 2018. She really enjoyed learning about compounding and found a love in helping patients receive a medication tailored to their needs.
She now enjoys working as a pharmacist at The Woodlands Compounding Pharmacy and uses her 19+ years of experience as a pharmacist to help optimize use of medication, promote health wellness and disease prevention.