Pharmacy Specialist

Tara Higgins

Tara Higgins, PharmD

Pediatric Hematology/Oncology Clinical Pharmacy Specialist

Office: (352) 273-9120
Fax: (352) 294-8091


Tara joined the Pediatric Hematology/Oncology Team in December 2010. She is an integral part of team and gives guidance on medication dosing, side effects and monitoring. Tara is available both in the hospital and in the clinic for education on medications and their side effects for families.


  • Doctorate of Pharmacy – University of Rhode Island, June 2007
  • 1st year Postgraduate general practice pharmacy residency – Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA
  • 2nd year Postgraduate pediatric specialty pharmacy residency – University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY