Pharmacy 1,000 graduate

School of Pharmacy celebrates 1,000th graduate

Jonathan Mamahit became the School of Pharmacy’s milestone 1,000th graduate. Mamahit is part of the School’s dual degree program. In addition to receiving his doctorate of pharmacy degree (PharmD), he graduated with a master of science degree in health informatics. Mamahit said the dual degree program allowed him to get extra education without additional years in school. “These degrees will put me at the forefront of change as technology becomes more prevalent in pharmacy care,” he said.
Black vaccines in community

Partnership with Black churches increases COVID-19 vaccine delivery among historically at-risk population

Incorporating Black churches and clergy in COVID-19 vaccination education and distribution has been found to be an effective model in helping to increase vaccination delivery to historically at-risk populations in San Bernardino County, a study says. Focused education efforts and an on-site mobile clinic in Black church parking lots resulted in the vaccinations of 417 people, 84% of whom were Black.
Shryock Hall

PharmD program at Loma Linda University School of Pharmacy earns reaccreditation

The Doctor of Pharmacy (PharmD) degree program at Loma Linda University School of Pharmacy has received eight years of continued accreditation by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education. Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE) is the national accreditation agency of professional pharmacy degree programs recognized by the Council of Higher Education Accreditation and the U.S. Department of Education.
A Loma Linda University School of Nursing student chats with a community member about what to expect from the COVID-19 vaccine.

Loma Linda University students play crucial role in providing COVID-19 vaccines to community

Loma Linda University health professions students are playing a crucial role in the distribution of COVID-19 vaccines in San Bernardino County by administering tens of thousands of vaccines to patients from throughout the Inland Empire. Several hundred students from School of Allied Health Professions, School of Medicine, School of Nursing and School of Pharmacy have volunteered to administer vaccines in a number of community vaccine clinics, including Loma Linda University Health’s two vaccine sites at the Loma Linda University Drayson Center and&nbs

Community Pharmacy Innovator, Pioneer Joins Pharmacy Faculty

Loma Linda University School of Pharmacy is pleased to announce the appointment of Randy P. McDonough, Pharm.D., M.S., BCGP, BCPS, FAPhA, as Professor of Pharmacy Management and Innovation. McDonough, who co-owns several community-based pharmacies in Iowa and is a nationally recognized pioneer in community pharmacy practice transformation, joined the faculty effective January 21st. "We are very excited to welcome Dr. McDonough to our faculty," said Dean Michael Hogue. "Dr.
Caroline Sierra, PharmD, BCPPS

LLUSP Faculty Member Awarded High Honor at CSHP Seminar

On October 19, the California Society of Health-System Pharmacists (CSHP) presented Caroline Sierra, PharmD, BCPPS with the 2019 New Practitioner Achievement Award during its annual meeting, held this year at the Disneyland Hotel in Anaheim, CA.  The award recognizes a new pharmacist who has already earned a reputation for excellence in pharmacy education, practice and scholarly contributions. Dr.