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Jason Bandy, PharmD, FCSHP

Assistant Clinical Professor, Regional Coordinator - Sacramento

Contact

Phone: 209.598.0832
Email: jbandy@pacific.edu

Education

PharmD, University of the Pacific, 2000

Residency, St. Joseph's Medical Center

At Pacific Since: 2012

Jason Bandy '00, PharmD, FCSHP earned his doctor of pharmacy from University of the Pacific in 2000. He also completed a general practice residency at St. Joseph's Medical Center. He joined the Pacific family in 2012.

Prior to coming to Pacific, Dr. Bandy was an ambulatory care senior pharmacist at University of California, Davis Medical Center (UCDMC). His work in the anticoagulation, medication renewal, hypertension and hyperlipidemia clinics also played a major role in introducing pharmacist-managed clinics to UCDMC. He played an integral role in establishing the ambulatory care rotation site for Pacific's Advanced Pharmacy Practice Experience program (APPE). Dr. Bandy believes that his experience in hospital, community and clinical pharmacy has helped him better understand needs of both students and preceptors in various practice settings. In addition to his role at UCDMC, he also served as a staff inpatient pharmacist and clinical pharmacist at the San Joaquin General Hospital Asthma/COPD Clinic.

He believes that the doctor of pharmacy program at Pacific blends the background knowledge and real-life experience that students will need to be prepared for a career as a practicing pharmacist. He recognizes that the pharmacy profession is constantly evolving and that it is vital to instill in students the necessity of looking forward toward the future.

Dr. Bandy is actively involved with the California Society of Health-System Pharmacists (CSHP) at both the local and state level. He was named a Fellow in 2011 and has served as Treasurer since 2014. He is also involved in the California Pharmacists Association, the American College of Clinical Pharmacy and the Rho chapter of Phi Lambda Sigma.

Growing up in a small farming community in the Central Valley, Dr. Bandy helped on his family farm for many years, growing cotton, almonds, corn and alfalfa. During high school he spent time at his local pharmacies where he enjoyed his interaction with the employees and patients. Dr. Bandy enjoys spending time with his family. He also enjoys watching and playing sports, including football, basketball and golf.

 

Teaching Philosophy: "My teaching philosophy is to show every student that they have the ability to become a great self-learner."

Courses: 

PHRM 175 - Advanced Pharmacy Practice Experience Capstone I
PHRM 176 - Advanced Pharmacy Practice Experience Capstone II

 

Research Interests: 

  • Learning Strategies
  • Clinical Ambulatory Care