Joel Wagner, Pharm.D.
Associate Clinical Professor
Department of Pharmaceutics & Medicinal Chemistry
- Pharmacy Communication Skills
Joel Wagner graduated from University of California, Santa Barbara in 1966 with a bachelor of science in marine biology, and received his doctor of pharmacy from University of Southern California in 1970. He completed his residency in clinical pharmacy at the Los Angeles County University of Southern California Medical Center for a year and his fellowship in intensive care therapy at Cedars Sinai Medical Center for a year as well. He has been at University of the Pacific since 1988. In the future he would like to establish a dermatology component in healthcare clinics.
Dr. Wagner is a California native from Los Angeles, living most of his life near the beach. After finishing his fellowship, he continued to work at Cedars Sinai Medical Center in the Intensive Care, Emergency, and Burn unit. He is married with two daughters, and a grandson and a granddaughter. Dr. Wagner enjoys Stockton for the friendliness of the people and its spring and fall seasons. At University of the Pacific, he greatly enjoys working with his fellow faculty and students, having only previously worked once at a job with the same camaraderie as Pacific. Dr. Wagner's hobbies include golf and ocean-water activities. He enjoys sushi and hopes to one day travel to Italy, France, Ireland, and England.