Jennifer West, PharmD

Jennifer West, PharmD, FASCP, CGP

Academic Title
Assistant Professor of Pharmacology and Geriatrics
Coordinator of Simulation and Skills Lab

Contact Information
Office Phone: (916) 686-7300 ext. 143
Fax: (916) 686-7310

-PharmD. University of California, San Francisco


Jennifer West, PharmD, FASCP, CGP, is an Assistant Professor of Pharmacology and Geriatrics, and Coordinator of the Simulation and Medical Skills Labs. Dr. West is a graduate of the University of California, San Francisco, with her Doctorate of Pharmacy degree. She completed a Geriatric Fellowship at UCSF and Mt. Zion Hospitals in San Francisco.  She recently became a Certified Geriatric Pharmacist. She previously taught Self-Care at California Health Sciences University, College of Pharmacy, and at California Northstate University, College of Pharmacy.


Dr. West is an active member of the California Society of Health-System Pharmacists, the California Pharmacists Association, and the California Simulation Alliance.


Research Interest
Areas of interest include: Medication use in the Elderly, Communication of Medication Issues in the Geriatric Population, Simulation in Medical School Curriculum.


California Northstate University College of Medicine ♦ 9700 West Taron Drive ♦ Elk Grove, CA 95757 ♦ Phone: (916) 686-7300