Porsha  Carter-Lewis

Porsha Carter-Lewis, PharmD

Adjunct Assistant Professor of Clinical Pharmacy

Clinical Pharmacy

Research Topics

  1. Sickle Cell Anemia
  2. Diabetes
  3. Infectious Diseases

Contact Information

  • Porsha.L.Carter@kp.org
  • Kaiser Foundation Hospital -
    Los Angeles (Cadillac)
    6041 Cadillac Avenue
    West Los Angeles CA 90034
  • 323-857-3025

Education

PharmD, University of Southern California, 2008

Porsha Carter-Lewis

Biography

After earning her Doctor of Pharmacy from the University of Southern California in 2008, Porsha started her career as an Inpatient Pharmacist Specialist for Kaiser Permanente. As a Clinical Pharmacist, her experiences included managing critical care patients, liaison to the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, reviewing and revising clinical policies, procedures and protocols, active participation on multidisciplinary committees and leadership roles within the department. In 2014, Porsha was promoted to Inpatient Pharmacy Supervisor of Operations. In this role, she has managed payroll and inventory, revamped the acute care residency program, updated protocols, expanded clinical services and lead initiatives to improve affordability, quality and service. With all her accomplishments, Porsha's greatest accomplishment has been the successes and growth of her team, interns and residents after her mentorship.