Kam Nola received her Bachelors of Science Degree in Psychology from Middle Tennessee State University, Doctor of Pharmacy Degree from the University of Tennessee College of Pharmacy, and Masters of Science Degree from the University of Tennessee College of Graduate Health Sciences. She completed a Community Pharmacy Residency at Bartlett Prescription Shop. Prior to joining Lipscomb University College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences, she worked in the biotechnology industry for Immunex and Amgen in the areas of rheumatology, dermatology and health outcomes. She is past Associate Executive Director for the Tennessee Pharmacists Association. Nola is currently Professor and Vice-Chair, Department of Pharmacy Practice for the Lipscomb College of Pharmacy. Her areas of expertise include rheumatology, health care delivery policy and outcomes research, communication skills, and health care for vulnerable and underserved populations. She is a past-President of the Tennessee Pharmacists Association and the American College of Rheumatology/Association of Rheumatology Health Professionals. She received the Ann Kunkel Advocacy Award from the Association of Rheumatology Health Professionals for her history of advocating at local, regional/state, national, and international levels.