Advancing The Profession of Pharmacy

[Interview] Starting a Health and Wellness Consulting Business Online and Off

by | Jul 20, 2017 | Consulting Pharmacist Education

Elevate Pharmacy Virtual Summit: Day 4 Session 4

Dr. Anna Garrett has been a clinical pharmacist for over 20 years and has worked in a variety of practice settings. While traveling her career path, she discovered that working with women in midlife is her true passion. Dr. Anna offers her clients a variety of services including hormone balancing, weight loss, GeneSNP testing and health coaching designed to help women in perimenopause and menopause escape from hormone hell and feel amazing in their bodies so they can rock their mojo through midlife and beyond.

Dr. Anna is a Doctor of Pharmacy and Board Certified Pharmacotherapy Specialist. She is also a Certified Intrinsic Coach®, and has studied through the American Academy of Anti-Aging Medicine.

Learn more about Anna on her website.

Key Takeaways:

  • Leveraging your skills and knowledge to offer services online in order to help others
  • The value of “saying yes” and being open to new opportunities, learning and moving forward with your idea
  • Online offerings for hormone testing, weight loss and lifestyle coaching
  • Local offering include GeneSNP testing, supplements and helping physicians set up supplement options
  • Getting very specific about your customer “avatar”​
  • Connecting with complimentary businesses and service providers
  • Brief intro to Facebook ads
  • Using local seminars to foster community and provider networking opportunities
  • Getting used to talking about your idea and sharing it succinctly with other is key to successful networking (In Lesson 2 of the Pharmapreneur Academy we discuss developing your “elevator pitch” in great detail)


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About the Author

Blair Thielemier, PharmD, is a business development consultant specializing in pharmacist-led billing models. She has set the industry standard for virtual pharmacy conferences with the Elevate Pharmacy Virtual Summit in 2017. She has consulted with national pharmacy organizations, drug wholesalers, point of sale companies, and Fortune 5 health insurers. She has books and online courses available for individuals looking to leverage their pharmacy knowledge into monetized clinical programs at She speaks internationally about trends in leveraging pharmacists to improve value-based care.


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