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Mate Soric, Pharm.D., BCPS

Mate Soric, Pharm.D., BCPS

Phone: 330.325.6226
Email: msoric@neomed.edu

Room: E-26A

Academic Title(s)

Associate Professor, Pharmacy Practice
Graduate Faculty, College of Graduate Studies

Administrative Title(s)

Vice Chair, Practice-Based Research


Mate Michael Soric, Pharm.D., BCPS, obtained his Bachelor of Science in Pharmaceutical Sciences and Doctor of Pharmacy degrees from the University of Toledo. He completed a PGY1 Pharmacy Residency at the Toledo Hospital Family Medicine Residency before joining Northeast Ohio Medical University (NEOMED) and University Hospitals Geauga Medical Center. He founded the PGY1 and PGY2 Internal Medicine residency programs at Geauga Medical Center and is the Vice Chair for Practice-Based Research at NEOMED. Mate has published a number of peer-reviewed abstracts, manuscripts and texts, including The Effective Pharmacy Preceptor. He was the recipient of the NEOMED Junior Faculty Excellence Award, the Ohio Society of Health-System Pharmacists Pharmacist of the Year Award, and the ACCP New Clinical Practitioner Award. His work on the impact of a layered learning model in a small community hospital was the recipient of a 2015 ASHP Best Practices Award.

Area of Expertise/Research Interests

  • Internal Medicine
  • Evidence Based Medicine
  • Residency Training

Educational Background

  • ASHP Accredited PGY1 Pharmacy Residency, Toledo Hospital Family Medicine Residency, Toledo, OH, 2010
  • Doctor of Pharmacy, The University of Toledo, Toledo, OH, 2009
  • Bachelor of Science in Pharmaceutical Sciences, Minor in Chemistry, The University of Toledo, Toledo, OH, 2007

Academic & Professional Activities

  • Past President, Ohio College of Clinical Pharmacy
  • Chair, ACCP Ambulatory Care PRN Student Committee
  • Member, ACCP Organizational Affairs Committee
  • Member, OSHP Professional Affairs Division
  • Member, Ohio Pharmacy Residency Conference Planning Committee


  • ACCP New Clinical Practitioner Award 2016
  • ASHP Best Practices Award 2015
  • NEOMED P4 Preceptor of the Year 2015
  • OSHP Health-System Pharmacist of the Year 2014
  • NEOMED Junior Faculty Excellence Award 2013


  • Soric MM. “Development and Outcomes of a Layered Learning Model in a Small Community Hospital.” American Society of Health-System Pharmacists Midyear Clinical Meeting, Orlando, FL, December 2017.
  • Soric MM. “Study designs: Fundamentals, interpretation, and research topics.” American College of Clinical Pharmacy Updates in Therapeutics: Pediatric Pharmacy Preparatory Review and Recertification Course, Jacksonville, FL, February 2017.
  • Faro SJE, Soric MM, Kernan W. “Constructing a layered learning model: Consideration and opportunities.” National Pharmacy Preceptor’s Conference, Washington, DC, August 2016.
  • Soric MM. “Heart failure pharmacotherapy update.” Midwest Pharmacy Expo, Des Moines, IA, February 2016.
  • Soric MM, Smith SR. “Best practices in preceptor development.” Ohio Society of Health-System Pharmacists Annual Meeting, Columbus, OH, May 2015.


  • Soric MM, Schneider SR, Wisneski SS, eds. The Effective Pharmacy Preceptor. 1st ed. Bethesda: American Society of Health-System Pharmacists, 2017.
  • Soric MM, ed. Maximize Your Rotations: ASHP’s Student Guide to IPPEs, APPEs, and Beyond. 1st ed. Bethesda: American Society of Health-System Pharmacists, 2013.
  • Soric MM, Moorman JM, Boyle JA, Dengler-Crish CM. Prevalence and predictors of metformin prescribing in adults with type 2 diabetes mellitus: a national cross sectional study. Pharmacotherapy 2016; 36 (7):715-22.
  • Soric MM, Glowczewski JE, Lerman RM. Implementing a layered learning model in a small community hospital: economic and patient satisfaction outcomes. Am J Health Syst Pharm 2016; 73(7):456-62.
  • Soric MM, Renner ET, Smith SR. Effect of daily vitamin D supplementation on HbA1c in patients with uncontrolled type 2 diabetes mellitus: a pilot study. J Diabetes 2012; 4: 104-105.


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