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Eliza Asherian, PharmD student

Eliza Asherian just graduated from USC as an undergraduate in May, but she’s already well on her way to having a successful pharmacy career. Asherian…

Eliza Asherian, PharmD student

Eliza Asherian just graduated from USC as an undergraduate in May, but she’s already well on her way to having a successful pharmacy career. Asherian…

Jordanna Jayne, PhD student

Jordanna Jayne has always liked reaching for new heights – both academically and physically. Her passion has led her to pursue a PhD in the…

Jordan Despanie, PhD student

Jordan Despanie hopes to one day found a biotech start-up to bring lifesaving therapeutics to the public – and with years of laboratory experience and…

Zhen Meng, PhD student

Working in the lab of her mentor, Professor Sarah Hamm-Alvarez, PhD candidate Zhen Meng studies the mechanisms that cause Sjögren’s Syndrome-associated dry eye problems. The…

Martha Pastuszka

After graduating from the USC School of Pharmacy in 2014 with a PhD in molecular pharmacology and toxicology, Martha Pastuszka began a fellowship in pharmaceutical…

Vivian Lee, PharmD ’98

Vivian Lee relocated to Hong Kong to become a professor after graduating from the USC School of Pharmacy, but that didn’t mean she was leaving…

Zoe Folchman-Wagner, PhD student

“Becoming a teaching assistant was an aspect of graduate school that I most looked forward to when I started the PhD program in Pharmaceutical Sciences,”…

Alick Tan, PhD student

While pursuing a doctorate degree at the School of Pharmacy, Alick Tan discovered a surprising passion outside of what he was working on in the…

Ruth Madievsky, Future Pharmacist/Poet

Growing up the daughter of a physician and a pharmacist, Ruth Madievsky always saw herself going into a health care profession. “In my household, helping…

Victoria Cho, PharmD Student

Victoria Cho is once again taking her passion for public health and education abroad. The fourth-year PharmD candidate is the first ever USC School of…