next Welcome!

There is a lot to explore on this website. Here are some great
places to begin. Enjoy your visit!

Welcome, PaHS Alumni & Friends! Click to view website highlights

Archive for August 2017


Spotlight

“Pacific gave me a lot of confidence,” said John H. Acosta ’90, PharmD. “I believe Pacific prepares all students to enter their careers, the only limiting factor is themselves. I would encourage every student to explore every facet of pharmacy to find what interests them.” A class that altered the trajectory of Dr. Acosta’s career […]

Alumni Spotlight: John H. Acosta ’90, PharmD

  • Posted:August 10, 2017
  • Keywords:
  • Posted by:Pacific PaHS Alumni

News

For two days in February, the University hosted the InSight Asia-Pacific Research Symposium. The event was a collaboration between University of the Pacific, University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) and China Pharmaceutical University (CPU). The event marked the second time that Pacific has partnered with CPU for a pharmaceutical research symposium. This year’s theme was […]

Pacific Hosts InSight Asia-Pacific Research Symposium

  • Posted:August 10, 2017
  • Keywords:
  • Posted by:Pacific PaHS Alumni

News

Gabriella Musacchia, PhD, assistant professor of audiology, and her co-investigators were awarded a $750,000 National Science Foundation research grant for the study “Group Brain Dynamics in Learning Network.” This study connects three universities: University of the Pacific, University of California, San Diego (UCSD) and The George Washington University. “The purpose of this study is to […]

Observing Brain Activity to Understand Group Dynamics

  • Posted:August 10, 2017
  • Keywords:
  • Posted by:Pacific PaHS Alumni

Spotlight

Doctor of audiology (AuD) students Phillip Inouye ’19 and Esther Pugh ’19 were the recipients of the A. Stephenson/Parker Diversity in Audiology Endowed Scholarship. Inouye is from Puyallup, Washington. He earned a bachelor of science in chemistry and a bachelor of science in health sciences from Whitworth University. Inouye has extensive experience with pediatric and […]

Student Spotlight: Phillip Inouye ’19 and Esther Pugh ’19

  • Posted:August 10, 2017
  • Keywords:
  • Posted by:Pacific PaHS Alumni

Dean's Blog

I find that at the start of a school year the air is filled with nervous excitement. A new semester brings with it a new set of students, challenges and expectations. There is the possibility of forming new friendships. For many students, new schedules bring with them the renewed challenge of striking a balance between […]

Letter From the Dean – Summer 2017

  • Posted:August 10, 2017
  • Keywords:
  • Posted by:Pacific PaHS Alumni

News

Every year speech-language pathologists and audiologists from across California gather at the California Speech-Language-Hearing Association (CSHA) Annual Convention & Exhibition to network, to be inspired and to gain a deeper understanding of the breadth and depth of their profession. This year, the convention was held on March 16-19, 2017, in Pasadena. “I would 100 percent […]

Speech-Language Pathology Students Inspired at CSHA 2017

  • Posted:August 10, 2017
  • Keywords:
  • Posted by:Pacific PaHS Alumni

Spotlight

Stephanie Nguyen ’20 dreamed about coming to Pacific since the sixth grade. She was inspired by her cousin, Lien Tran ’01, PharmD. “I recently completed the undergraduate portion of the 3+3 Pre-Pharmacy program and I’m excited to begin pharmacy school in Fall 2017,” said Nguyen. “In my three years at Pacific, I’ve really grown as […]

Student Spotlight: Stephanie Nguyen ’20

  • Posted:August 10, 2017
  • Keywords:
  • Posted by:Pacific PaHS Alumni

News

The evolution of health care is impacted by advances in patient care, breakthroughs in technology and changes in legislation. These shifts present both challenges and opportunities for health care professionals. On March 16, 2017, Pacific’s Student Pharmacist Advocacy Coalition (SPAC) hosted the Pharmacy Legislative Dinner. During the event, speakers discussed recent legislation and what ramifications […]

Pacific’s Student Pharmacist Advocacy Coalition Hosts Legislative Dinner

  • Posted:August 10, 2017
  • Keywords:
  • Posted by:Pacific PaHS Alumni

Spotlight

Doctor of physical therapy (DPT) student Anthony “Tony” Laurel ’17 decided to pursue a career in physical therapy when he discovered that the profession matched his personality and interest in health care. “I was injured a lot as a cross country runner,” said Laurel. “I got really frustrated with being injured and how it affected […]

Student Spotlight: Anthony “Tony” Laurel ’17

  • Posted:August 10, 2017
  • Keywords:
  • Posted by:Pacific PaHS Alumni

Spotlight

Pharmacist, physician, brigadier general, author and educator — the resume of Gerald “Jerry” Dieter Griffin ’71, MD, PharmD is as unique and surprising as the man himself. Dr. Griffin’s professional career has spanned from an assistant pharmacist to the Chippewa Nation in Minnesota to an emergency department physician for both the U.S. Army and several […]

Q&A with Gerald “Jerry” Dieter Griffin ’71, MD, PharmD

  • Posted:August 10, 2017
  • Keywords:
  • Posted by:Pacific PaHS Alumni