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.
2020-2021 Officers and Board of Directors:
Janelle Siu, PharmD
President 2020-2021
Queen's Medical Center - West Oahu
Corrie Sanders, PharmD
President-elect
Veteran's Affairs Pacific Islands Healthcare System

Jasmine Kimura, PharmD, BCPS
Past President, 2018-2020
Straub Medical Center

 

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

Audrey Jim On, PharmD
Secretary
Queen's Medical Center - West Oahu

 

Joy Matsuyama, PharmD, BCPS
Director, Health System Chair, HAHSP, 2017-2020
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 Hawaii
 

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

Brande Ribillia, CPhT
Director, Technician
Straub Medical Center

 

 

 

Samantha Okubo, P4 Student
Student Board Member - HSSP/AMCP (non-voting)
Daniel K. Inouye College of Pharmacy, UH Hilo

Yun Soo Park, P4 Student
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
HPhA Board appointed Webmaster (non-voting)
Veteran's Affairs Pacific Islands Healthcare System