In addition, he served as Director of Operations for the University’s home durable medical equipment and supply service, MedEQUIP, and complex rehabilitation equipment service, Wheelchair Seating Services, from 2005 – 2015, and launched and served as Director of Operations of the health system’s home care retail businesses from 2011 – 2016.
Chris has been involved in the training and education of countless students. He is best known for his ability to mentor rising pharmacists and pharmacy leaders and maintaining an altruistic, collaborative relationship between the Department of Pharmacy and HomeMed leaders and staff. He currently serves as an experiential training and research investigations preceptor for Doctor of Pharmacy students and as a mentor for the Michigan Pharmacy Foundation (MPF) Health Professional Leadership Academy.
Dr. Maksym’s leadership in professional organizations has been profound. Chris is the current chair of the National Home Infusion Foundation (NHIF) Board of Directors. He previously served as Chair of the National Home Infusion Association (NHIA) Board of Directors, Vice-Chair and Secretary. Chris has also had involvement on the Boards of Michigan Society for Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition, Michigan Consultant Pharmacy Society and the Michigan Pharmacists Association.
He received his Bachelor of Science degree in Pharmacy and Doctor of Pharmacy degree from University of Michigan College of Pharmacy, and completed a Clinical Pharmacy Residency at the University of Michigan Hospitals and Health Center.
Chris has provided pharmacy consultant services to a variety clients throughout his career and currently resides in Dexter, Michigan.