Robert Graf, PhD, has joined Western University of Health Sciences
(WesternU) as an assistant professor of pharmaceutical sciences in the
College of Pharmacy. He will be teaching courses in pharmacology and
continuing his ongoing research in the area of Alzheimer’s disease.
“”I’m excited to have joined the pharmacy program at WesternU,”” Dr. Graf
said. “”I’m looking forward to contributing to the curriculum here and
exploring research possibilities here and with other researchers at nearby
Dr. Graf previously was an assistant professor of pharmacology and
physiology at Pikeville College School of Osteopathic Medicine in
Kentucky. While there he served on the admissions and research committees,
initiated national research grant procedures and was nominated as a
Distinguished Professor earlier this year. He has also worked as a
teaching assistant at the University of Colorado Health Sciences Center.
After graduating with a major in physiology from UC Berkeley in 1985, Dr.
Graf earned his doctorate degree from the University of Hawaii at Manoa in
1993. He holds membership in the Society for Neuroscience and has had
several articles published in scientific journals. He resides in Alta Loma.