Who We Are

 
The Hawaii Pharmacists Association (HPhA) is the only professional 501(c)(6) pharmacy association in Hawaii with approximately 350 members. HPhA is also an ACPE accredited provider in the State of Hawaii offering various accredited continuing education programs to pharmacists throughout the state of Hawaii.

 

Our Mission:
The Hawaii Pharmacists Association strives to advance and support the practice of pharmacy by improving the quality of care throughout the healthcare continuum in collaboration with our patients and members of the healthcare team.

 

Vision Statement:
The Hawaii Pharmacists Association is dedicated to the promotion of health and to the optimal use of medication to benefit the people of Hawaii and the Pacific.

 

2021-2022 Officers and Board of Directors:

 

Corrie Sanders, PharmD
President
Veterans Affairs Pacific Islands Healthcare System

 

 

Janelle Siu, PharmD
Immediate Past President 2020-2021
Queen's Medical Center - West Oahu

 

 

Nicholas Tsoi, PharmD
Treasurer
Daniel K. Inouye College of Pharmacy, UH Hilo

 

 

Kelli Goo, PharmD, BCPS
Secretary
Kaiser Permanente

 

 

 

Joy Matsuyama, PharmD, BCPS
Director, Health System Chair, HAHSP
Straub Medical Center

 

 

Wes Sumida, PharmD
Director, Health System Chair
Daniel K. Inouye College of Pharmacy, UH Hilo

 

 

Crystal Tsuda, PharmD, BCACP, CPHQ
Director, Other Health System Chair
Kaiser Permanente

 

 

Jessica Toyama, PharmD
Director, Other Health System Chair
Walgreens

 

 

 

Bryce Fukunaga, PharmD
Director, Neighbor Island
Daniel K. Inouye College of Pharmacy, UH Hilo

 

 

 

Aryn Meguro, PharmD
Director, Neighbor Island
Daniel K. Inouye College of Pharmacy, UH Hilo

 

 

 

Glenda Cockett, CPhT
Director, Technician
Kaiser Permanente

 

 

 

Lina Nguyen, Student Pharmacist
Student Board Member - HSSP/AMCP (non-voting)
Daniel K. Inouye College of Pharmacy, UH Hilo

 

 

Alice Wu, Student Pharmacist
Student Board Member - APhA-ASP (non-voting)
Daniel K. Inouye College of Pharmacy, UH Hilo

 

 

 

Akio Yanagisawa, PharmD
HPhA Board appointed Webmaster (non-voting)
Queen's Health Systems

 

 

Trenton Aoki, PharmD, BCPS
HPhA Board appointed Webmaster (non-voting)
Veterans Affairs Pacific Islands Healthcare System