Professor, College of Pharmacy

Areas of Expertise

Clinical Sciences; Diabetes


I am Chair and Professor of the Clinical Sciences Department in the College of Pharmacy. As a clinical pharmacist, I co-head the diabetes/cardiovascular management program at Kaiser Permanente Mountain View Medical Offices.


  • 1998 – 2002: Bachelor of Science with Honors, Exercise Science, University of California, Davis
  • 2002 – 2006: Doctor of Pharmacy, University of California, San Francisco School of Pharmacy
  • 2006-2007: Pharmacy Practice Residency (PGY-1), Kaiser Permanente Santa Clara Medical Center, Santa Clara, CA


Honors and Awards

  • 5/2021    Touro University California College of Pharmacy- Most Engaging Lecturer
  • 5/2018    Touro University California College of Pharmacy- Best Personality
  • 8/2017    Medscape’s Rising Stars of Healthcare Research (
  • 5/2017    Touro University California College of Pharmacy- Clinical Sciences Professor of the Year
  • 5/2016    Touro University California College of Pharmacy- Clinical Sciences Professor of the Year
  • 11/2014     Awarded Fellow of the California Society of Health-System Pharmacists (CSHP)
  • 2/2014     Journal of Managed Care Pharmacy (JMCP) 2013 Award for Excellence Honorable Mention
  • 5/2013    Touro University California College of Pharmacy- Professor of the Year
  • 5/2012    Touro University California College of Pharmacy- Professor of the Year
  • 5/2012    Touro University California College of Pharmacy- Best Lecturer (Clinical Sciences)
  • 5/2011    Touro University California College of Pharmacy- Professor of the Year
  • 7/2010    Recognized at the Annual American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy (AACP) “Teacher of the Year Luncheon” in Seattle, WA
  • 6/2010    Touro University California College of Pharmacy- Clinical Preceptor of the Year
  • 5/2010    Touro University California College of Pharmacy- Professor of the Year
  • 7/2008    Recognized at the Annual American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy (AACP) “Teacher of the Year Luncheon in Chicago, IL
  • 5/2008    Touro University California College of Pharmacy- Professor of the Year
  • 4/2008    Touro University California College of Pharmacy- Best Lecturer


Anabolic steroids and Performance-Enhancing Drugs Video gaming and Internet Gaming Disorder Academic Dishonesty Educational outcomes studies

Recent Publications

1.    Baumgartner L, Israel H, Wong T, Ip E, Sasaki-Hill D, Barnett M. Performance on Advanced Pharmacy Experiences After Implementation of Mock Acute Care Patient Simulations. Currents in Pharmacy Teaching and Learning. [in press]

2.    Barnett MJ, Doroudgar S, Khosraviani V, Ip EJ. Multiple comparisons: to compare, or not to compare, that is the question. Research in Social and Administrative Pharmacy. [in press]

3.    Fuentes A, Jacobs R, Ip EJ, Owens R, Caballero J. Coping, Resilience, and Emotional Wellbeing in Pharmacy Students during the COVID-19 Pandemic. Mental Health Clinician. [in press]

4.    Barnett MJ, Khosraviani V, Doroudgar S, Ip EJ. A narrative review of using prescription drug databases for comorbidity adjustment: A less effective remedy or a prescription for improved model fit? Research in Social and Administrative Pharmacy. [in press]

5.    Ip EJ, Urbano EP, Caballero J, Lau WB, Clauson KA, Torn RA, Palisoc AJ, Barnett MJ. The video gamer 500: Performance-enhancing drug use and Internet Gaming Disorder among adult video gamers. Computers in Human Behavior. 2021 Jun 4:106890.

6.    Patel S, Doroudgar S, Ip EJ. Community Pharmacists’ Lack of Knowledge and Confidence in Non-Prescription Cannabidiol Products. Res Social Adm Pharm. 2021 Jul;17(7):1356-1360. doi: 10.1016/j.sapharm.2020.09.015. Epub 2020 Oct 2.

7.    Herzik KA, Barnett MJ, Thanh DM, Doroudgar S, Ip EJ. Glyburide Use in Older Adults: Pharmacy Claims Data Analysis of a Regional Healthcare Organization. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2020 Aug 5. doi: 10.1111/jgs.16723. Online ahead of print.

8.    Jalloh MA, Barnett MJ, Ip EJ.  Men’s Health-Related Magazines: A Retrospective Study of What They Recommend and the Evidence Addressing Their Recommendations. Am J Mens Health. 2020 May-Jun;14(3):1557988320936900. doi: 10.1177/1557988320936900.

9.    Steele I, Pope H, Ip EJ, Barnett MJ, Kanayama G.  Is competitive body- building pathological? Survey of 984 male strength trainers. BMJ Open Sport Exerc Med. 2020 May 10;6(1):e000708. doi: 10.1136/bmjsem-2019-000708. eCollection 2020.

10.    Chan E, Doroudgar S, Huang J, Ip EJ. Interprofessional Education on Medication Adherence: Peer-to-Peer Teaching of Osteopathic Medical Students. J Am Osteopath Assoc. 2020 Apr 1;120(4):218-27.

11.    Baumgartner L, Ip EJ, Sasaki-Hill D, Wong T, Israel, H, Barnett MJ. Implementation of Mock Acute Care Advance Pharmacy Practice Experience Simulations and an Assessment Rubric. Am J Pharm Educ. Am J Pharm Educ. 2019 Dec;83(4):1851.

12.    Ip EJ, Doroudgar S, Lau B, Barnett MJ. Anabolic steroid users' misuse of non-traditional prescription drugs. Res Social Adm Pharm. 2019 Aug;15(8):949-952. doi: 10.1016/j.sapharm.2018.07.003. Epub 2018 Jul 3.

13.    Ip EJ, Doroudgar S, Shah-Manek B, Barnett MJ, Tenerowicz MJ, Ortanez M, Pope Jr. HG.   The CASTRO Study:  Unsafe Sexual Behaviors and Illicit Drug Use among Gay and Bisexual Men who Use Anabolic Steroids. Am J Addict. 2019 Feb 6. doi: 10.1111/ajad.12865. [Epub ahead of print]

14.    Ip EJ, Lindfelt TA, Tran AL, Do AP, Barnett MJ.  Differences in Career Satisfaction, Work life Balance, and Stress by Gender in a National Survey of Pharmacy Faculty.  J Pharm Pract. 2018  Dec 5:897190018815042. doi: 10.1177/0897190018815042. [Epub ahead of print]

15.    Ip EJ, Pal Jai, Doroudgar S, Bidwal MK, Shah-Manek B. Sex-Based Differences of Pharmacy Students in Admitted Cheating. Am J Pharm Educ. 2018 May;82(4):6274. doi: 10.5688/ajpe6274

16.    Jalloh MA, Doroudgar S, Ip EJ. What is the impact of the 2017 Cochrane Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis that evaluated the use of PCSK9 Inhibitors for lowering cardiovascular disease and mortality? Expert Opin Pharmacother. 2018 May;19(7):739-741. doi: 10.1080/14656566.2018.1464558. Epub 2018 Apr 20.

17.    Gloudeman MW, Shah BM, Wong TH, Vo C, Ip EJ. Manuscript title: Use of Condensed Videos in a Flipped Classroom for Pharmaceutical Calculations: Student Perceptions and Academic Performance. Curr Pharm Teach Learn. 2018 Feb;10(2):206-210. doi: 10.1016/j.cptl.2017.10.001. Epub 2017 Nov 10.

18.    Thanh DMN, Bradford C, Ip EJ, Kwong M, Chang L, Sui L, Young G, Barnett MJ. Transitions of Care Pilot Programs-We Have Your Missing Positive Results. J Pharm Pract. 2018 Jun;31(3):258-259. doi: 10.1177/0897190018766813. Epub 2018 Apr 5.

19.    Bergeron N, Al-Saiegh S, Ip EJ. Do California Pharmacy and Medical Students Practice What They Preach?  An analysis of dietary and lifestyle practices. Am J Pharm Educ. 2017 Nov; 81(8):56.

20.    Ip EJ, Patel PB, Chi JJ, Shah-Manek B, Lau B.  What are pharmacists recommending for infant teething treatment? J Am Pharm Assoc (2003). 2018 Jan - Feb;58(1):79-83.e1. doi: 10.1016/j.japh.2017.10.009. Epub 2017 Nov 15.

21.    Ignoffo R, Chan L, Knapp K, Chan E, Ip E, Bandy J, Besinque K, Colbert J, Duby JJ, Galanto JS, Gloudeman M, Havard P, Lackey G, Lozano E, Scott J, Stewart TL. Efficient and effective precepting of pharmacy students in acute and ambulatory care rotations: A Delphi expert panel study. Am J Health Syst Pharm. Am J Health Syst Pharm. 2017 Oct 1;74(19):1570-1578. doi: 10.2146/ajhp170181. Epub 2017 Aug 22.

22.    Palisoc AJL, Matsumoto RR, Ho J, Perry, PJ, Tang TT, Ip EJ.  Relationship Between Grit with Academic Performance and Attainment of Postgraduate Training in Pharmacy Students. Am J Pharm Educ. 2017 May;81(4):67. doi: 10.5688/ajpe81467.

23.    Lindfelt T, Ip EJ, Gomez A, Barnett MJ. The impact of work-life balance on intention to stay in academia: Results from a national survey of pharmacy faculty. Research in Social and Administrative Pharmacy. Res Social Adm Pharm. 2017 Apr 13. pii: S1551-7411(17)30004-9. doi: 10.1016/j.sapharm.2017.04.008. [Epub ahead of print]

24.    Ip EJ, Yadao MA, Shah BM, Doroudgar S, Perry PJ, Tenerowicz MJ, Newsom L, Mann AA, Mkrtchyan H, Pope HG Jr. Polypharmacy, Infectious Diseases, Sexual Behavior, and Psychophysical Health Among Anabolic Steroid-Using Homosexual and Heterosexual Gym Patrons in San Francisco's Castro District. Subst Use Misuse. 2017 Jun 7;52(7):959-968. doi: 10.1080/10826084.2016.1267224. Epub 2017 Mar 15.

25.    Ip EJ, Nguyen K, Shah BM, Doroudgar S, Bidwal MK. Motivations and Predictors of Cheating in Pharmacy School. Am J Pharm Educ. 2016 Oct 25;80(8):133.

26.    Bidwal MK, Lor KB, Yu J, Ip E. Evaluation of Asthma Medication Adherence Rates and Strategies to Improve Adherence in the Underserved Population at a Federally Qualified Health Center. Res Social Adm Pharm. 2017 Jul - Aug;13(4):759-766. doi: 10.1016/j.sapharm.2016.07.007. Epub 2016 Aug 3.

27.    Ip EJ, Yadao MA, Shah BM, Lau B.  Infectious disease, injection practices, and risky sexual behavior among anabolic steroid users.  AIDS Care. 2016;28(3):294-9. doi: 10.1080/09540121.2015.1090539. Epub 2015 Sep 30. Review.

28.    Lindfelt TA, Ip EJ, Barnett MJ. Career Satisfaction, Work-Life Balance and Stress among United States Pharmacy School Faculty: Snapshot from a Comprehensive Survey. Am J Health Syst Pharm. 2015 Sep 15;72(18):1573-8. doi: 10.2146/ajhp140654.

29.    Perry PJ, Fredriksen K, Chew S, Ip EJ, Lopes I, Doroudgar S, Thomas K. The Effects of Dextromethorphan on Driving Performance and the Standardized Field Sobriety Test. J Forensic Sci. 2015 Sep;60(5):1258-62. doi: 10.1111/1556-4029.12833. Epub 2015 Aug 21.

30.    Shah BM, Mezzio DJ, Ho J, Ip EJ. Association of ABC (HbA1c, blood pressure, LDL-cholesterol) goal attainment with depression and health-related quality of life among adults with type 2 diabetes. J Diabetes Complications. 2015 Aug;29(6):794-800. doi: 10.1016/j.jdiacomp.2015.04.009. Epub 2015 Apr 24.

31.    Lor KB, Truong J, Ip EJ, Barnett MJ. A Randomized Prospective Study on Outcomes of an Empathy Intervention among Second-year Student Pharmacists. Am J Pharm Educ. 2015 Mar 25;79(2):18. doi: 10.5688/ajpe79218.

32.    Lor KB, Moua S, Ip EJ. Frequency and perceptions of herbal medicine use among Hmong Americans: a cross sectional survey. J Immigr Minor Health. 2016 Apr;18(2):397-401. doi: 10.1007/s10903-015-0190-4.

33.    Wong T, Ip EJ, Lopes IC, Rajagopalan V.  Pharmacy Student Performance and Perceptions in a Flipped Teaching Pilot on Cardiac Arrhythmias. Am J Pharm Educ. 2014 Dec 15;78(10):185. doi: 10.5688/ajpe7810185.

34.    Ho J, Bidwal MK, Lopes IC, Shah BM, Ip EJ.  Implementation of an Accelerated Physical Examination Course in a Doctor of Pharmacy Program: A Flipped Approach. Am J Pharm Educ. 2014 Dec 15;78(10):182. doi: 10.5688/ajpe7810182.

35.    Bidwal MK, Ip EJ, Shah BM, Serino M.  Stress, Drugs, and Alcohol Utilization among Healthcare Professional Students:  A Focus on Prescription Stimulants.  J Pharm Pract. 2015 Dec;28(6):535-42. doi: 10.1177/0897190014544824. Epub 2014 Aug 14.

36.    Ip EJ, Tang TT-L, Cheng V, Yu J, Cheongsiatmoy DS. Impact of Educational Levels and Health Literacy on Community Acetaminophen Knowledge.  J Pharm Pract. 2015 Dec;28(6):499-503. doi: 10.1177/0897190014544819. Epub 2014 Aug 11.

37.    Truong JT, Barnett MJ, Tang TT, Ip EJ, Teeters JL, Knapp KK. Factors impacting self-perceived readiness for residency training: results of a national survey of postgraduate year one residents. J Pharm Pract. 2015 Feb;28(1):112-8. doi: 10.1177/0897190014527318. Epub 2014 Mar 27.

38.    Ip EJ, Trinh K, Tenerowicz MJ, Pal J, Lindfelt TA, and Perry PJ.  Characteristics and behaviors of older male anabolic steroid users. J Pharm Pract.  2015 Oct;28(5):450-6. doi: 10.1177/0897190014527319. Epub 2014 Mar 18.

39.    Yoshizuka K, Perry PJ, Upton G, Lopes I, and Ip EJ. (2014) Standardized Field Sobriety Test: False Positive Test Rate among Sober Subjects. J Forensic Toxicol Pharmacol 3: 2.

40.    Lu D, Ip EJ, Lopes I, Barnett M, Chu E, Ghayyem P, Perry P. Effects of Diphenhydramine versus Fexofenadine on the Standardized Field Sobriety Test.  California Journal of Health-System Pharmacy. 2014; 26(3):81-88.

41.    Ip EJ, Pal, J, Yu J, Trinh K, Lopes I, Lindfelt T, and Perry PJ.  Effects of dextromethorphan on the standardized field sobriety test.  California Journal of Health System Pharmacy. 2014; 26(2):52-57.

42.    Ip EJ, Shah BM, Yu J, Chan J, Nguyen LT, Bhatt DC. Enhancing diabetes care by adding a pharmacist to the primary care team. Am J HealthSyst Pharm. 2013 May 15;70(10):877-86. doi: 10.2146/ajhp120238.
Podcast Audio Interview: (May 15, 2013)

43.    Ip EJ, Bui QV, Barnett MJ, Kazani A, Wright R, Serino MJ, Perry PJ. The effect of trazodone on standardized field sobriety tests. Pharmacotherapy. 2013 Apr;33(4):369-74. doi: 10.1002/phar.1210. Epub 2013 Feb 28.

44.    Yu J, Shah BM, Ip EJ, Chan J. A Markov Model of the Cost-Effectiveness of Pharmacist Care for Diabetes in Prevention of Cardiovascular Diseases: Evidence from Kaiser Permanente Northern California. J Manag Care Pharm. 2013 Mar;19(2):102-14.
JMCP 2013 Award for Excellence Honorable Mention

45.    Ip EJ, Lu DH, Barnett MJ, Tenerowicz MJ, Vo JC, Perry PJ.  The psychological and physical impact of anabolic-androgenic steroid (AAS) dependence: a comparison of AAS-dependent users and AAS-non-dependent users. Pharmacotherapy. 2012 Oct;32(10):910-9. doi: 10.1002/j.1875-9114.2012.01123.

46.    Ip EJ, Barnett MJ, Tenerowicz MJ, Perry PJ.  Weightlifting’s Risky New Trend:  A Case Series of 41 Insulin Users. Curr Sports Med Rep. 2012 Jul-Aug;11(4):176-9. doi: 10.1249/JSR.0b013e31825da97f.

47.    Truong HB, Ip EJ. A Review of Erythropoietin Abuse: An Analysis of Effectiveness and Safety in Exercise.J Sports Med Doping Stud. 2:106.

48.    Bruno CB, Ip EJ, Shah B, Linn WD. A Mnemonic for Pharmacy Students to Use in Pharmacotherapy Assessment. Am J Pharm Educ. 2012 Feb 10;76(1):16. doi: 10.5688/ajpe76116.

49.    Ip EJ, Barnett MJ, Tenerowicz MJ, and Perry PJ.  The Anabolic 500 Survey:  Characteristics of Male Users versus Nonusers of Anabolic-Androgenic Steroids for Strength Training. Pharmacotherapy  2011 Aug;31(8):757-66. doi: 10.1592/phco.31.8.757.

50.    Ip EJ, Barnett MJ, Tenerowicz MJ, Kim JA, Wei H, and Perry PJ.  Females and Anabolic Steroids:  An Analysis of a Dozen Users. Clin J Sport Med. 2010 Nov;20(6):475-81. doi: 10.1097/JSM.0b013e3181fb5370.

51.    Ip EJ, Barnett MJ, Tenerowicz MJ, and Perry PJ.  The Touro 12-Step: A Systematic Guide to Optimizing Survey Research with Online Discussion Boards. J Med Internet Res. 2010 May 27;12(2):e16. doi: 10.2196/jmir.1314.

52.    Ip EJ, Lee-Ma A, Troxell LS, Chan J. Low-dose filgrastim in patients with breast cancer treated with docetaxel, doxorubicin, and cyclophosphamide. Am J Health-Syst Pharm.  2008 Aug 15;65(16):1552-5. doi: 10.2146/ajhp070489.

Memberships and Affiliations


Teaching Responsibilities

PRMC 604, 608, 612, 622, 632