Jeany Kim Jun, PharmD, APh, MPH, BCACP, who joined KGI in September 2015, was promoted to Chair of Clinical and Administrative Sciences and Associate Professor on February 10, 2020. Prior to that, she was an Associate Professor of Clinical and Administrative Sciences in the School of Pharmacy and Health Sciences (SPHS), and is an Advanced Practice Pharmacist in California. Before joining KGI, she was an Assistant Professor in the Department of Pharmacy Practice at Loma Linda University School of Pharmacy and at Western University of Health Sciences College of Pharmacy.
She is a Board-Certified Ambulatory Care Pharmacist. She received her PharmD from the University of California, San Francisco and completed a residency in Primary Care Pharmacy Practice at the University of Southern California. She holds a Master of Public Health in Health Administration and International Heath from Loma Linda University School of Public Health and a Bachelor of Arts in Russian Studies from UCLA.
Dr. Jun teaches the endocrine and urology therapeutics course as well as the Pharmacists’ Patient Care Process elective to medication therapy outcomes certificate students. Dr. Jun’s clinical practice site is at Emanate Health (formerly Citrus Valley Health Partners), Population Health – Diabetes & Specialty Care Clinic. She helped to develop and establish the pharmacist-managed diabetes clinic and works under a collaborative practice agreement, managing English- and Spanish-speaking patients with diabetes and other conditions. She precepts fourth-year pharmacy students and pharmacy residents at the clinic. Her research interests include diabetes outcomes in Hispanic patients. Dr. Jun has been recognized as Teacher of the Year from KGI SPHS in 2019 from the Class of 2020, Loma Linda University in 2012, 2013, and 2015 and also received the Preceptor of the Year Award from Western University in 2010 and from Loma Linda University in 2015.