MISSION

Those who courageously serve in our nation's military deserve exceptional care. The Veterans Medical Research Foundation's mission is to enhance the health of veterans of all generations through research and education.

GENERAL INFORMATION

​Phone:

(858) 642-3080

ADDRESS

3350 La Jolla Village Drive (151A)

Building 13

San Diego, CA 92161

Anthony P. Morreale

Anthony P. Morreale

Credentials: 

  • PharmD

  • MBA

  • BCPS

Current Position(s): 

  • Assistant Chief Consultant for Clinical Pharmacy Services and Healthcare Services Research VA Central Office Pharmacy Benefits Management (PBM)

  • Adjunct Faculty UCSD School of Pharmacy

  • VAMC San Diego WOC appointment research service

Personal Statement: 

Currently serves as the Assistant Chief Consultant for Clinical Pharmacy Services and Healthcare Services Research for Department of Veterans Affairs Pharmacy Benefits Management in VA Central Office.  Is entrusted with organizing, standardizing and expanding the scope of clinical pharmacy practice throughout the VA. Major responsibilities are focused on identifying and resolving gaps in patient care in which clinical pharmacists have demonstrated positive outcomes and to establish new roles in complex medication management environments where clinical pharmacists can use their knowledge and training to improve patient care. 

Education:

  • M.B.A. (3.95 GPA) Webster University San Diego, 1988–1990                       

  • Doctorate of Pharmacy University of the Pacific School of Pharmacy, 1980–1983

Professional History:

  • Assistant Chief Consultant for Clinical Pharmacy Services and Healthcare Services Research, 2010-Present

  • Chief of Pharmacy/ Director Administrative & Leadership PGY2 Residency VASDHS, 2001-2010

Awards and Honors: 

  • Honorary Member of the United States Public Health Service, 2016

  • Foundation for Managed Care Pharmacy, Steven G. Avey Award, 2016

  • VHA Under Secretary’s Pharmacy Benefits Management Award for Innovation, 2015

  • Pharmacy Foundation of California Michelotti Public Health Prize, 2011

  • ASHP Foundation Literature Award for Innovation, 2010

  • VHA Under Secretary’s Award for Innovation, 2009

  • ASHP Best Practice Award, 2008

  • JMCP Quality Reviewer Award for Accuracy and Thoroughness, 2004