Akeem Bale, PharmD, MS, MBA, BCPS is the inpatient pharmacy operations manager at Riverside Regional Medical Center in Newport News, Virginia. He received his doctorate of pharmacy from the University of Toledo. Dr. Bale completed his post-graduate training in health-system pharmacy administration at Houston Methodist Hospital and the University of Houston, where he obtained his master's degree in pharmacy leadership and administration. He later completed an MBA with a concentration in healthcare administration from Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi. Akeem is a member of the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists.