Dr. Tam Phan is an Assistant Professor of Clinical Pharmacy (Clinician-Educator) at the University of Southern California (USC) School of Pharmacy. Dr. Phan is a community-based and ambulatory care clinician who practices at the Los Angeles LGBT Center to deliver specialized patient-centered care for lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender people, and people living with HIV. His faculty responsibilities also involve teaching various classes and curriculum development of the USC School of Pharmacy Undergraduate Programs including the Pharmacology and Drug Development major and minor in Science and Management of Biomedical Therapeutics.
He received his B.S. in Biological Sciences from the University of California, Irvine and his Doctor of Pharmacy degree from the USC School of Pharmacy. He then completed postgraduate residency training in community pharmacy at the USC School of Pharmacy, where he also received a teaching certificate while serving as chief resident. His residency training included providing clinical pharmacy services in the outpatient setting and an extended experience in HIV care at LAC+USC Maternal Child and Adolescent Adult clinic. His practice interests include: primary care, HIV/AIDS care, LGBTQ+ care, comprehensive medication management (CMM), community-based pharmacy practice and operations, integrative medicine, travel health, immunizations, community health, and disease screening, management, and prevention.
Dr. Phan now serves as the Administrative Chair for Rx Pride, an LGBTQ+ affinity group, Vice-President of Phi Delta Chi Omicron Alumni Association, and Co-Chair of the Dell Scholars Alumni Network as a part of the Michael and Susan Dell Foundation.