Samantha L. Yeung, PharmD, MS, BCCP

Samantha L. Yeung, PharmD, MS, BCCP is a Lecturer in Pharmacy Practice at the University of Southern California (USC) School of Pharmacy. She graduated from the University of California, San Diego with a Bachelor of Science and Master of Science degree in Biochemistry/Cell Biology and went on to receive her Doctor of Pharmacy degree from […]

Roger Clemens, DrPH

Dr. Roger A. Clemens is co-founder and executive vice president of scientific operations for PolyScience Consulting. He is part-time faculty within the Department of Regulatory and Quality Sciences at the USC School of Pharmacy. He served as Scientific Advisor for Nestle© USA for more than 21 years and then Chief Scientific Officer for Horn for […]

Yuna H. Bae-Shaaw, PharmD, PhD

Yuna H. Bae-Shaaw is a research assistant professor in the Department of Pharmaceutical and Health Economics at the USC School of Pharmacy. She is a pharmacist with an expertise in health outcomes research and data analysis. She received her PhD in Pharmaceutical Economics and Policy from the University of Southern California, where she defended her […]

Paul Seidler, PhD

An expert in structural biology, neurodegenerative disorders and Alzheimer’s drug discovery. Our lab focuses on drug discovery, and initiatives to promote the betterment of public health. Our laboratory research is rooted in structural biology and biochemistry of neurodegenerative disease. We aim to develop inhibitors of tau aggregation, which is thought to drive neurodegeneration in Alzheimer’s disease […]

Lu Li, PhD

Lu Li, PhD, is a research assistant professor of pharmacology and pharmaceutical sciences (RTPC – Research Track). Prior to her faculty appointment, she served as a postdoctoral scholar research associate in Papadopoulos Lab from 2017-2021, where she worked on transforming stem cells into functioning Leydig cells – the testicular cells that produce high levels of […]

Autumn Walkerly, PharmD, BCPS, BCPP

Autumn Walkerly, PharmD, BCPS, BCPP is an assistant professor of clinical pharmacy. She earned her doctor of pharmacy from Northeast Ohio Medical University and completed residencies at the Cleveland Clinic and University of Michigan Health. She holds board certification in pharmacotherapy and psychiatric pharmacy. Walkerly has a clinical practice site at Los Angeles County + […]

John Stofko, MBA, MPH, RPh

John Stofko, MPH, MBA, is an associate professor in the Department of Pharmaceutical and Health Economics. An experienced healthcare industry executive, he previously was chief commercial officer at a medical device startup and vice president of program management at Kite Pharma. He earned a bachelor’s degree in pharmacy from the University of Connecticut, an MPH […]

Hovhannes (Hovik) Gukasyan, PhD

Hovhannes (Hovik) Gukasyan, PhD, is an associate professor of pharmacology and pharmaceutical sciences, and is helping grow the school’s undergraduate major in biopharmaceutical sciences. He spent two decades in the pharmaceutical industry, including roles at Pfizer and AbbVie, and served as an adjunct professor at the USC School of Pharmacy and Keck Graduate Institute School […]

Yong (Tiger) Zhang, PhD

Yong (Tiger) Zhang, PhD

Expert in chemical biology, drug design and discovery, protein engineering and immunotherapy

Jennica Zaro, PhD

Jennica Zaro, PhD

An expert in protein and peptide drug delivery, targeted therapies, and biologics.

Jianming Xie, PhD

Jianming Xie, PhD

Jianming Xie’s research develops novel tools for understanding and enhancing the function of the immune system to combat cancer and HIV.

Maryann Wu, EdD

Maryann Wu is an expert in curriculum and instruction, assessment, and educational technology and is the cofounder of the AARDVARC system.