About Us

Clinical Pharmacology Services, located in Tampa, FL, is a private medical practice specializing in pharmacology and pharmacy practice. The practice was started by Dr. Daniel E. Buffington in 1991 delivering drug information support and medication consult services to assist patients, prescribers, healthcare facilities, insurers, and government agencies. Our services are designed to improve prescribing, health outcomes, and patient safety. They have expanded to include clinical research, medical education, and forensic pharmacology.

Leaders & innovators in clinical pharmacology and pharmacy practice management.

Daniel E. Buffington, PharmD, MBA

Dr. Buffington is the President and Practice Director at Clinical Pharmacology Services. He is also on faculty at the University of South Florida Colleges of Medicine and Pharmacy.

He studied Biology & Biochemistry at the University of South Florida, completed the Doctor of Pharmacy (PharmD) and Master of Business Administration (MBA) from Mercer University.  His also completed his postgraduate training including a Pharmacy Practice Residency and Clinical Pharmacology Fellowship at Emory University.

He has served in numerous leadership and Board-level roles in both State and National pharmacy associations, and represents pharmacists on the American Medical Association’s (AMA) Current Procedural Terminology (CPT) Editorial Panel.

His interests include healthcare administration, professional practice models, practice resources for improving medication utilization and patient safety, healthcare service reimbursement, clinical research, and developing specialty analytic tools for emerging electronic medical record systems.