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Dr. Ruth Awosika is a Community Pharmacist at Wal-Mart Pharmacy in Los Angeles, California. She received her Doctor of Pharmacy from the University of Southern California School of Pharmacy in 2012. Serving the underserved patient population and actively promoting the pharmacy profession locally and globally are her top priorities. Dr. Awosika is a member of the American Pharmacist Association (APhA), and has served as a board member for the National Pharmaceutical Association (NPhA) and the Nigerian Association of Pharmacists & Pharmaceutical Scientists in the Americas (NAPPSA). Dr. Awosika is passionate about mentoring students and tackling health disparities worldwide.