Dr. Felix Tran received his Doctorate of Pharmacy (PharmD) at The Ohio State University (OSU) College of Pharmacy and his Master of Business Administration (MBA) candidate at the Fisher College of Business at OSU. Felix is a native Texan where he was born and raised in Houston. Prior to pursuing the PharmD/MBA dual degree in Columbus, OH, he received a Bachelor of Science degree in Chemistry from the University of Houston. He has been involved in SNPhA for the past four years with his previous leadership experiences including: Pharmacy & Therapeutics coordinator for the Academy of Managed Care Pharmacy and Vice President of the American Chemical Society. He is also a proud member of Kappa Psi Pharmaceutical Fraternity and Phi Lambda Sigma Pharmacy Leadership Society.
As the former SNPhA National President, Felix worked with 20 others on the national board to push the organization to new heights. His presidential theme for the 2013-2014 SNPhA year was ACT: Advance to Achieve, Collaborate to Connect, and Teach to Transform. He focused on the professional development of SNPhA members to become the future pharmacy leaders of tomorrow, established partnerships with other healthcare professional organizations to provide collaborative care for patients, and extended the reach of SNPhA to global populations. In addition, under his leadership, SNPhA was able to launch the new SNPhA website being used today.
In his current role as Executive Chairman, Felix is determined to assist the 2014-2015 national board in sustaining the momentum of growth and impact of SNPhA. He will be stabilizing our foundation by managing the new website and streamlining processes between SNPhA chapters and the national office. He is eager to serve as a supporter, mentor, and advisor to the national officers to solidify our future.