Dr. Kandace L. West graduated from the University of Southern California (USC) School of Pharmacy, where she received her Doctor of Pharmacy (Pharm.D.). She is licensed by the State of California Board of Pharmacy, and is certified in geriatrics by the Commission for Certification in Geriatric Pharmacy (CGP). She is a member of The American Society of Consultant Pharmacists (ASCP), and is certified in Medication Therapy Management (MTM) by the American Pharmacist Association (APhA). This background is what motivated her to found the company, Pharmacist Integrative Healthcare, Inc. (PIHI) – an innovative healthcare company focused on individual medication safety and optimizing medication therapy. She also stays active as a member of California Pharmacist Association (CPhA), mentor to pharmacy students at the University of Southern California (undergraduate students), preceptor to USC School of Pharmacy for community health fairs.