Douglas Oyler, PharmD

  • Director, Office of Opioid Safety


Dr. Oyler serves as the Director for the Office of Opioid Safety within UK HealthCare and leads the institution’s efforts related to opioid stewardship and responsible opioid prescribing. Additionally, he maintains a practice within surgical and trauma critical care and teaching commitment within the College of Pharmacy.

Dr. Oyler received his doctor of pharmacy degree from the University of Kentucky, where he then completed a pharmacy practice residency and critical care specialty residency. This was followed by a fellowship in academic pharmacy at the UK College of Pharmacy.

Faculty Rank

  • Assistant Professor, UK College of Pharmacy

Training & Education


University of Kentucky, College of Pharmacy


Critical Care Specialty Pharmacy, UK HealthCare
Pharmacy, University of Kentucky


Pharmacy, University of Kentucky

Certifications and Special Training

Board Certified Critical Care Pharmacist

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