Julio R. Lopez

Adjunct Assistant Professor PharmD

Programs and Courses Taught

MSN Family Nurse Practitioner

N677 Advanced Pharmacology

About Me

I started teaching advanced pharmacology for nurse practitioner students in 1996.  I worked for the VA at Martinez, CA for 32 years and retired in June 2018.  For the last 20 years of my VA career I served as the Chief of the Pharmacy Service for the VA Northern California Health Care System.


Doctor of Pharmacy from UCSF, BA from UCLA

Teaching Interests

Pharmacy, pharmacology

Scholarly Interests

Research using pharmacy databases

Professional Affiliations & Memberships

Member, American Society of Health System Pharmacists

Community Service

Editorial reviewer for The Pharmacists' Letter, Associate Editor for The Rx Consultant

Honors & Awards

Fellow, California Society of Health System Pharmacists