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What can the Pacific Pharmacy Alumni Association do for you?

Whether you are looking for networking opportunities or continuing education credits, there are a number of ways that our alumni associations can serve you.

Alumni

Reconnect with former classmates, become a mentor, find qualified candidates for positions at your company or organization, serve your community by getting involved in health care outreach programs and more.

Students

Connect with alumni, find a mentor, invite family and friends to events hosted by the Pacific Pharmacy Alumni Association and more.

Faculty

Stay connected with former students, find preceptors and more.

Friends of the School

Connect with our students, faculty and alumni. See first-hand how your support impacts the lives of students. Meet the future health care providers who may one day become valued members of your team.

Pacific Pharmacy Alumni Association

The Pacific Pharmacy Alumni Association (PPAA) represents more than 8,900 alumni. The mission of the PPAA is to promote and encourage continuing communication between the School and the pharmacy alumni through financial support and planning for alumni events while supporting student and faculty activities.

Veronica T. Bandy


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Veronica T. Bandy


Veronica T. Bandy ’00, ’08, PharmD, MS, FCPHA, FCSHP earned a bachelor of science in 1995 from University of California, Riverside. She earned a doctor of pharmacy in 2000 and a master of science in pharmaceutical and chemical sciences in 2008 from University of the Pacific. Dr. Bandy is a member of the California Pharmacist Association (CPhA) and the California Society of Health-System Pharmacist Association (CSHP). She holds several certifications, including Immunization, Travel Medicines; Advance Practice Pharmacist and Diabetes and Medication Therapy Management. As a Pacific pharmacy practice faculty member, Dr. Bandy serves as a faculty advisor to Pacific’s Operation Immunization and Operation Diabetes committees. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her family, baking and crafting.


Adam Morisoli


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Adam Morisoli


Adam Morisoli ’10, PharmD earned his bachelor of science in biology from University of Southern California in 2007 and his doctor in pharmacy from University of the Pacific in 2010. Dr. Morisoli is a member of CPhA, APhA and the National Community Pharmacists Association (NCPA). He is an avid college football fan. A true Californian, he enjoys both snowboarding and spending time at the beach.


Paula Cannistraci


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Paula Cannistraci


Paula Cannistraci ’05, PharmD earned a bachelor of science in biochemistry from California State University, Stanislaus in 2003 and a doctor of pharmacy from University of the Pacific in 2005. Through her experience working in the retail industry, Dr. Cannistraci is skilled in drug interactions, patient education, compounding, immunizations and community pharmacy.


Nam Nguyen


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Nam Nguyen


Nam Nguyen ’08, PharmD earned his doctor in pharmacy from University of the Pacific in 2008. Dr. Nguyen has been in charge of the pharmacy operations for multiple CVS locations in the Central Valley. He is a member of CPhA, APhA, NCPA, Phi Delta Chi and the American Lung Association.


Nancy L. DeGuire


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Nancy L. DeGuire


Nancy L. DeGuire ’89, PharmD, FACA earned a doctor of pharmacy from University of the Pacific in 1989 and completed a post-graduate residency training with the Veteran’s Administration Medical Center in 1990. After spending a decade in community pharmacy management and patient care with Longs Drug Stores, she joined the Pacific faculty in 1997. She enjoys working with students and faculty to improve the profession of pharmacy by helping to develop excellent professional pharmacists.

She has held offices for CPhA, the American College of Apothecaries, the California Chapter of the American Society of Consultant Pharmacists (ASCP) and the American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy (AACP). She is also a member of the American Pharmacists Association (APhA), the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP) and the American Association of Pharmaceutical Scientists (AAPS).


Stacey Raff


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Stacey Raff


Stacey Raff ’96, PharmD, BCPS earned a doctor in pharmacy from University of the Pacific in 1996. She completed a pharmacy practice residency at University Medical Center of Southern Nevada. Dr. Raff is a member of CSHP and has served on the board of directors and as president from October 2014 through October 2015. She is also a member of ASHP.


Patty Fong


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Patty Fong


Patty Fong ’10, PharmD, BCPS, BCACP earned a doctor of pharmacy from University of the Pacific in 2010. Dr. Fong completed a PGY1 managed care residency with American Healthcare. She is a member of CPhA and the American College of Clinical Pharmacy (ACCP). She has served the Sacramento Valley Pharmacists Association as president, secretary and board member. She enjoys cooking, playing board games and listening to live music.


Catherine Grady Sterk


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Catherine Grady Sterk


Catherine Grady Sterk ’77, ’78, PharmD, FCSHP earned a bachelor of science in pharmaceutical sciences in 1977 and a doctor of pharmacy in 1978 from University of the Pacific. Dr. Sterk completed a residency at University of California, San Francisco in 1979. Dr. Sterk is a CPhA Fellow. She is also a member of the ACCP and the American Society of Clinical Oncology.

In her free time, she can be found fundraising for the high school band program or coaching elementary school volleyball and high school tennis. She enjoys skiing and watching sports, especially the San Francisco Giants. She has been a musical comedy entertainer for a casino in Tahoe, swam around an island off the coast of Australia and once skied off a cliff.


Annie Ho


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Annie Ho


Annie Ho ’12, PharmD earned a doctor in pharmacy from University of the Pacific in 2012. Dr. Ho is a member of CPhA, the Phi Delta Chi Alumni Foundation, the CPhA Leader Development Institute and the Sutter Roseville Cancer Center Partnership Council. Dr. Ho, along with Michael Conner ’12, PharmD and Pat Person, RPh, founded the CPhA Rx Bootcamp, a leadership conference for pharmacy students. She enjoys rock climbing, doing yoga and traveling.


Jamie Tobitt


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Jamie Tobitt


Jamie Tobitt ’90, PharmD, MSL-BC earned a doctor of pharmacy from University of the Pacific in 1990. Dr. Tobitt completed a PGY1 residency at University of California, San Diego (UCSD) Medical Center and a PGY2 ambulatory care infectious disease (HIV) residency at UCSD Medical Center. He is a member of the Kappa Psi pharmaceutical fraternity and AMCP. He is also a member of The 501st Legion, a Star Wars costuming club, which often attends charity events and visits children’s hospitals. He owns three high-quality Star Wars costumes: a stormtrooper, a TIE pilot and Darth Vader.


Johanna Liu


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Johanna Liu


Johanna Liu ’09, PharmD, MBA, FCPhA earned a doctor of pharmacy from University of the Pacific in 2009 and a master of business administration from University of California, Berkeley in 2015. Dr. Liu completed a PGY1 managed care pharmacy residency at Envolve Pharmacy Solutions, formerly Health Net Pharmaceutical Services. She is a member of CPhA and the Academy of Managed Care Pharmacy (AMCP). She enjoys traveling and likes tasting the local cuisine of the places she visits.


Edlen Wong


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Edlen Wong


Edlen Wong ’07, PharmD, FCPhA earned a doctor of pharmacy from University of the Pacific in 2007. He was the recipient of the 2017 CPhA Distinguished New Practitioner of the Year award. He has held numerous leadership positions within CPhA, including president in 2016-2017. In 2014, he was named a Fellow of CPhA. He has served the San Joaquin Pharmacists Association on the board of directors and as president in 2010 and 2014. He is also a member of CSHP.


Tom Maez


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Tom Maez


Tom Maez ’85, PharmD earned a doctor of pharmacy from University of the Pacific in 1985. Dr. Maez is a member of CPhA and CSHP. He gives back to his community by helping with fundraising for his local food bank. He has a black belt in karate. He loves traveling, camping and spending time with his three grandchildren.