She graduated from the Philadelphia College of Pharmacy University of the Sciences in
2005. She is also both the founder and President of the Avant Institute of Clinical
Pharmacy, where her passion for furthering the impact and success of clinical
pharmacy services is realized through online learning, webinars and consultations with
pharmacies across the United States.
She is a clinical pharmacist, Certified HIV Specialty Pharmacist, and a preceptor to UNC
Chapel Hill residents and students from several schools of pharmacy.
She has fostered an environment that showcases the significance and impact of patient
care of community pharmacists by collaborating with medical providers and expanding
pharmacist led clinical services in her community.
She serves as a board member for Pharmacogenetics Center of Excellence, a non-profit
dedicated to advocacy for the profession of pharmacy in pharmacogenetics.
She also serves as a Luminary for CPESN USA, where she helps other community
pharmacists to facilitate the advancement of CPESN networks.
Currently, she shares her experience and passion for pharmacy advancements through
the Avant Institute. The institute offers online trainings as well as Advanced Learning
Immersion Experience (ALIE) a simulation lab for those seeking to experience first hand
pharmacist led clinical services.
Amina also advocates for pharmacists by engaging with policy makers all over the
country on Pharmacogenomics. She was invited to the White House Office of Science
and Technology Policy and to the FDA to discuss the role of pharmacists in