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Tim Koch is a Sr. Director of U.S. Ethics and Compliance – Health and Wellness Practice Compliance at the Walmart Corporate Office in Bentonville, AR. He has been a pharmacist for 23 years and his experience at Walmart spans more than 19 years. In his current role, Koch has responsibility for pharmacy practice compliance, including regulatory agency relationships with Boards of Pharmacy, State Narcotics agencies, and the DEA in 18 states in the Midwest and Southeast. He also has responsibility for pharmacy technician training strategy and supports Walmart’s ASHP/ACPE accredited training program. Other positions Koch has held during his career include his roles as pharmacist, pharmacy manager, district manager with responsibility for pharmacies in three states, and director of regulatory affairs. In his current role, he supports pharmacies in both Walmart Stores and Sam’s Clubs. Tim is involved in many industry organizations, and served one term as a member of the Missouri Board of Pharmacy. Tim holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Pharmacy from St. Louis College of Pharmacy and is Certified in Healthcare Compliance (CHC).