Dr. Hefflinger received his Doctor of Pharmacy degree from the University of Nebraska and completed a Clinical Pharmacy Residency at the University of Nebraska Medical Center. He has spent the last 25 years assisting with physician training and education in in-patient and ambulatory care environments. His areas of interest include asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease management, pain management, infectious disease, and the appropriate usage of medications for chronic diseases such as hypertension, diabetes, depression, and arthritis.