Faculty & Staff at TUC

Kristen Herzik

Kristen Herzik

College: COP

Department: Clinical Sciences

Title: Assistant Professor

E-Mail: kherzik@touro.edu

Office: Administration & Faculty 2


PGY1 Ambulatory Care Pharmacy Residency, Touro University California/Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital & Trauma Center, 2014

Doctor of Pharmacy, Touro University California, Vallejo, CA, 2013

Bachelors of Science in Biochemistry, University of Houston, Main Campus, Houston, Tx, 2004


Registered Pharmacist, California State Board of Pharmacy, License no. 69685

Board Certified Pharmacotherapy Specialist  (BCPS)                                                 

Teaching Certificate, Touro University California College of Pharmacy

Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support for Health Care Providers (ACLS) certified             

Basic Life Support for Health Care Providers (BLS) certified                                              

APhA Delivering Medication Therapy Management Services Certificate                               

APhA Pharmacy Based Immunization Delivery Certificate                                                                                 


Fall Semester

PRMC 612: Clinical Sciences

Spring Semester

PRMC 606: Pharmaceutical Sciences

PRMC 608: Clinical Sciences

Advanced Pharmacy Practice Experiences

PHRM 708: APPE Acute Care 1

PHRM 816C: APPE: Transitions of Care (Elective)

PHRM 866: APPE Research (Elective)

Lecture Topics

Chronic Heart Failure, Hyperlipidemia, PK of Cardiovascular Drugs, OTC Cough Cold Allergy

My main research interests include hospital readmissions, impact of transitions of care services on patient outcomes, and evaluating medication prescribing patterns.

Herzik K, Bethishou L, Fang N, Abdo C, Tomaszweski D. The Impact of the pharmacist on continuity of care during transitions of care: A systematic review. JAPhA (in press)

American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP)

California Society of Health-System Pharmacists (CSHP)

San Diego Society of Health-System Pharmacists (SDSHP)

San Diego Pharmacy Resident Leadership (SDPRL)

Touro University California College of Pharmacy: Assistant Professor of Clinical Sciences, 2016-Present

Sharp Healthcare Staffing Resource Network: Inpatient Clinical Pharmacist 2016-Present

Sharp Memorial Hospital: Transitions of Care Clinical Pharmacist/Health Coach, 2014-2016

Sharp Memorial Hospital: Inpatient Clinical Pharmacist, 2014-2016

Last Updated: 3/15/22