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Gamma Omicron Awarded Chapter of the Year

Phi Lambda Sigma
Benjamin Malcolm
Monday, March 04, 2013

Dear TUC Students, Friends, Colleagues, and Faculty,
It's my greatest pleasure to announce that Touro University California's Phi Lambda Sigma (PLS) chapter, Gamma Omicron, has received national recognition and been awarded chapter of the year. It is a great honor to receive this award and will ultimately inspire our chapter to continue hard work in further leadership development among the profession of pharmacy. The award was presente...


AMPLIFY: A Leadership Development Workshop for Student Pharmacists

Phi Lambda Sigma
AMPLIFY Committee
Sunday, September 23, 2012

Phi Lambda Sigma Presents AMPLIFY: A Leadership Development Workshop for First and Second Year Student Pharmacists
Benjamin Malcolm, PharmD/MPHc, David Lash, MPH, PharmDc, Sukhpal Cheema, PharmDc, Ryan Ko, PharmD/MPHc, Kevin Carrasco, PharmD/MPHc, Trinh Nguyen, PharmDc, Maria Ko, PharmDc, Anh Do, PharmDc, Linda Banares, PharmD ,BCACP, Terrill Tang, MS, PharmD, BCPS. Phi Lambda Sigma Gamma Omicron Chapter. Touro University California, 1310 Club D...


PLS 2012-2013 Member News & Welcome

Phi Lambda Sigma
PLS Executive Cabinet
Monday, August 06, 2012

Hello Pharmacy Leader,
On behalf of the PLS Executive Cabinet, we hope that you've had a fun and relaxing summer! The 2012-2013 school year is upon us and PLS is seeking input from members on a number of ideas and initiatives. In addition, we have some important updates that will help maximize your PLS membership this year. Please find a short description of the various programming PLS will be offering below and respond to the inter...


Phi Lambda Sigma House of Delegates 2012

Phi Lambda Sigma
Kristin Wong
Monday, March 12, 2012

The Annual House of Delegates and Award Reception was held at the Annual APhA meeting in New Orleans on Saturday March 10th.

At this meeting, they announced the new national officers for coming school year. The officers elected were as follows: Kathy Hunter (speaker of the house), Indrani Kar (member at large), Alicia Bouldin, professor at the University of Mississippi (president-elect).

The new officers presented a short inspirational talk...


Peer Mentoring Series: Test Taking Strategies

Phi Lambda Sigma
Kristin Wong
Monday, October 31, 2011

This third presentation in the Peer Mentoring Series was on Test Taking Strategies. The PLS President, Kevin Carrasco, covered topics such as identifying distractors, how to increase your score on multiple choice exams, coping with test anxiety, and other helpful tips on how Touro COP faculty members like to test students. The LH 160 lecture room was packed with P1 and P2 students interested in strategies that could be used for the upcoming Block...


Interested in Presenting during the Peer Mentoring Series?

Phi Lambda Sigma
Raymond Chow
Wednesday, October 19, 2011

Are you interested in leading a discussion or talk on a certain topic to the P1/P2s? Pass on the things you wish you had known about when you were in the classroom. Past talks include: Using Digital Resources, Track 3, SGD productivity, Test-taking Strategies.

Please fill out your info below with any notes or comments and we will try to schedule you in for a short talk.

Questions? Email:

Sign-up form:


Peer Mentoring Series: Succeeding in Pharmacy Law and SBA

Phi Lambda Sigma
Kristin Wong
Monday, August 29, 2011

This lunch time lecture was aimed at the current P1 class to help them maximize their Track 3 learning experience. A first hand account by PLS member, Keri Hurley, explained the importance of studying for comprehension and emphasized the powerful tool of always asking "why." Those who ask why will soon start to realize that this profession goes far beyond just memorization, and that being a competent pharmacist relies much more on the ability to ...


PLS pins have arrived!

Phi Lambda Sigma
Kevin Carrasco
Monday, August 22, 2011

Hello PLS Members:

Your new member PLS pins have arrived!

Please contact our PLS Secretary, Ray Chow (, to learn how you can obtain your pin. Even if you are not expecting a pin, please let us know what is the best way we can stay in contact with you and update you about PLS events throughout the year. Thank you....


The Laurel, a PLS newsletter

Phi Lambda Sigma
Raymond Chow
Sunday, August 14, 2011

Keep up to date with what is going on with PLS at the national level. Chapters from all over the country contribute, so check it out!

The Laurel pdf:





Dr. Terrill Tang, Dr. Linda Banares, Dr. Adrian Palisoc


President: Jonathan Nguyen Trinh

Vice President: Julia Nguyen

Secretary/Historian: Jimmy Ly

Treasurer: Tatiana Ouabo

Members: 74

Events: 36