WCU School of Pharmacy Interim Dean Reza Taheri served as the Chair in the Department of Pharmacotherapy and Outcomes Science at Loma Linda School of Pharmacy. He also worked as the Director of Experiential Education at LLUSP where he developed and expanded both IPPE and APPE opportunities in the curriculum. Dr. Taheri has also served on the faculty of WesternU and as a clinical scientist in the pharmaceutical industry and Co-Director of Lipid Clinic at VA Loma Linda Healthcare system.
WCUSP Assistant Dean of Experiential Education and Professional Education Craig Hitchman also once served on the faculty at WesternU as Director of Introductory Pharmacy Practice Experiences and Clinical Assistant Professor of Pharmacy Practice. He also worked as Pharmacy Manager at SavOn Drugs for 11 years.
WCU School of Pharmacy will be located at 590 North Vermont Avenue, Los Angeles. It will be located in one wing of the Vermont Avenue building, floors 1-3, providing approximately 35,000 square feet. PharmD program at WCUSP consists of 3 years of academic education In the 4th year, students will have Acute Care Pharmacy Practice, Hospital, Community, and Ambulatory Care Pharmacy Practice and 2 Electives.
For more info: http://pharmacy.westcoastuniversity.edu/
Posted by: Prabhdeep Sidhu, PharmD Candidate, 2015