Alumni Awards Gala

Thank you to all who participated in this year's event.

The Langham
Huntington, Pasadena
1401 S. Oak Knoll Avenue, Pasadena, California 91106

2022 Alumni Awards Gala

Honoring Leaders:
The 2022 Alumni Awards

Community Service Award ​

Reda Alhoussayni, PharmD ’00

President, Olive Branch Pharmacy; Adjunct Assistant Professor, USC School of Pharmacy

Dean’s Medallion Award

Edward Martin Lieskovan, PharmD ’85, MBA ’90

CEO, PRL Pharma Group; Adjunct Professor, USC School of Pharmacy

Distinguished Alumni Award

Linh Lee, PharmD ’01

Director of Health and Wellness/Pharmacy, Ralphs Grocery Company; President, Orange County Pharmacists Association

Honorary Alumni Award

Hattie Rees Hanley, MPP

Director and Co-Founder, Right Care Initiative UC Berkeley Center for Health Organizational and Innovation Research, School of Public Health

Innovation in Pharmacoeconomics Award

Robert Popovian, PharmD ’93, MS ’97

Founder of Conquest Advisors, and Chief Science Policy Officer at Global Healthy Living Foundation.

Innovation in Regulatory Science Award

Weicheng Wu, MS ’03

Vice President, Global Regulatory Affairs, ASC Therapeutics, Inc.

Research Achievement Award

Hovik Gukasyan, PhD ’04

Associate Professor, Pharmacology and Pharmaceutical Sciences, USC School of Pharmacy

Young Alumni Award

Grace Cheng, PharmD ’13, APh, BCACP, BCGP

Clinical Pharmacist, UCMyRx Program and UCLA Extensivist Program, UCLA Department of Medicine Faculty Advisor, UCLA Hotspotter Program, UCLA David Geffen School of Medicine

Past Honorees

Community Service Award

2019: Ken Thai
2018: Irv Sitkoff
2017: Roslyn Blake

Dean's Medallion Award

2019: Leonard D. Schaeffer
2018: Dong Koo (D.K.) Kim
2017: Rita Shane

Honorary Alumni Award

2019: Mr. Tony Kuo
2018: Shushma Patel
2017: Michael Hochman

Innovation in Pharmacoeconomics Award

2019: Parvez Mulani
2018: Craig Cheetham
2017: Yong Yuan

Innovation in Regulatory Science Award

2019: Martin (Marty) Solberg
2018: Susan McCune
2017: Peter Lassoff

Research Achievement Award

2019: Li-Jiuan (Rita) Shen
2018: Jason (Jiansheng) Wan
2017: Eric Q. Wu

Young Alumni Award

2019: Debrina Johnson
2018: Gustavus A. Aranda Jr.
2017: Danielle C. Colayco

LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD

2017: Mel Baron