Tagged: Department of Clinical Pharmacy

Marisol Guerra

Program Assistant

As the Program Assistant for the APPE (Advance Pharmacy Practice Experiences) program for the Los Angeles/Orange County area, my primary responsibilities are to coordinate APPE availability for our sites, track rotations and schedules for students, liaise with hospitals, ensure all APPE materials are updated in our Collaborative Learning Environment (CLE) webpage, and track evaluations in E*Value. In addition, I support the Volunteer Faculty program in processing new appointments, renewals, and promotions.

Update from the Dean – November 2018

Curriculum transformation, An expanded role, Gaining recognition, Graduate match rate; School of Pharmacy scientists receive UCSF Medal: Founding fathers of drug discovery honored; Beyond drugs, Two artificial pancreas projects, Bringing prosthetics to patients; Beyond drugs, Two artificial pancreas projects, Bringing prosthetics to patients; Advancing the fight against cancer, Combining drug therapies, Mapping cells; In memoriam: Robert D. Gibson A lifetime of pharmacy and advocacy

Bringing artificial limbs to patients who need them

The patient perspective on prosthetic limbs currently doesn’t factor into the FDA approval process. Leslie Wilson and Matthew Garibaldi are surveying patient preferences to speed access to the next generation of prosthetics.

Christa Robertson, MSN

Nurse Practioner

I work as a clinician for the Women’s Interagency HIV Study, performing general physical exams and gynecological exams.

Samantha Valle-Oseguera, PharmD

Assistant Professor

I am an assistant clinical professor in the Department of Clinical Pharmacy, based in the UCSF Fresno Pharmacy Education Program. My clinical practice site is at Kaweah Delta Medical Center in Visalia, California, where I serve as an ambulatory care clinical pharmacist at the family medicine clinic and primary care rural clinics. In addition, I am a preceptor for Kaweah Delta's PGY2 Ambulatory Care residents and APPE pharmacy students from UCSF rotating through to the Fresno practice site.

Renee Jiang

Senior Finance Analyst

As the Finance Manager, I’m responsible for the post-award management of $31 million in operating funds, private and government contracts and grants, professional service agreements, and recharge activities for the Department of Clinical Pharmacy. I provide budget detail and analysis to the Department Chair and Department Manager to advise on strategic decisions for new and current projects. My responsibilities include management of the monthly Budget Status Reports (BSRs), payroll distributions, financial status reports and subcontract invoicing. In addition, I also work with Research Management Services (RMS) to monitor the progress of outgoing proposals.

PharmD students make sure Dean Guglielmo gets his flu shot

UCSF Flu Crew reminds San Francisco of the importance of vaccines by overseeing the vaccination of School of Pharmacy Dean Guglielmo.

Youmans inducted into Academy of Medical Educators

School of Pharmacy Vice Dean Sharon Youmans, PharmD, MPH, was inducted into the UCSF Haile T. Debas Academy of Medical Educators in September, in recognition of her leadership during the School's revamping of its PharmD curriculum.

Sonali Iyer

Clinical Research Coordinator

As a Clinical Research Coordinator for the Women’s Interagency HIV Study, I interview participants and collect data for WIHS’s Core study. I also coordinate our echocardiogram (Echo) substudy.

Vong Sok

Staff Research Associate II

I apply chemical, chromatography, and mass spectrometry knowledge, along with my curiosity for understanding mechanics of modern instruments, to enabling detection and studies of therapeutics pursued by Drug Research Unit.