Skip to main content

Renee-Claude Mercier, PharmD

Professor & Regents' Lecturer: Pharmacy Practice & Administrative Services

Photo: true

Contact Information

Office Location: B42
Phone: (505) 272-0581

Academic Career

Mercier received a BS in pharmacy from Laval University in Quebec, Canada, in 1993 and a PharmD from Wayne State University in Michigan in 1995. She completed a fellowship in Infectious Diseases at Wayne State University in 1997. Mercier has been practicing at UNMH in the inpatient Infectious Diseases services since 1997 and she is also involved as a pharmacist clinician at UNM Truman Health Services for the last 15 years. Mercier has trained 18 post-graduate residents and fellows.

Research Interests

Mercier’s primary research interests include studying the role of platelets in the pathogenesis of endocarditis and the impact of drugs on Staphylococci virulence factors. She is also involved in several research proposals focusing on HIV adherence and treatment, antimicrobial stewardship and immunization.

Professional Memberships

  • American Society of Health System Pharmacists (ASHP)
  • American College of Clinical Pharmacy (ACCP)
  • American Society for Microbiology (ASM)
  • Society of Infectious Diseases Pharmacists (SIDP)
  • European Society of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases


COP Faculty Named with Regents' Posts
(HSCNewsBeat; February 17, 2005) ─John A. Pieper, Pharm.D, Dean of the University of New Mexico College of Pharmacy announced the appointment of two faculty members to prestigious positions at the University of New Mexico

UNM College of Pharmacy Professor Serving on National Committee On Infectious Diseases
(HSCNewsBeat; September 19, 2002) ─Renee-Claude Mercier, Pharm.D., assistant professor of Infectious Diseases in the UNM College of Pharmacy and the UNM School of Medicine, has been elected secretary/treasurer for the Infectious Diseases Practice and Research Network (PRN) of the American College of Clinical Pharmacy.