William Simonson, PharmD, CGP, FASCP

William Simonson, PharmD, CGP, FASCP
Job Title: 
Consultant Pharmacist, Part-time Faculty
Employer/Affiliation: 
Oregon State University
Location: 
Corvallis, Oregon
Session(s): 
Wednesday, Thursday

William is a consultant pharmacist with more than 40 years experience in geriatric pharmacy.  He has served as a faculty member of the original OSU program on gerontology and is currently a part-time faculty member with the OSU College of Pharmacy, where he teaches geriatric content to doctor of pharmacy students. He has served as a faculty member with the Oregon Geriatric Education Center working to reduce falls in the elderly and is currently involved in the Oregon Partners in Dementia Care Initiative to reduce the inappropriate use of psychoactive medications.

William has served as consultant pharmacist for the Oregon nursing facility surveyors and has been a member of the Oregon Board of Examiners of Nursing Home Administrators.  William has more than 150 publications, is the author of two books, and has delivered more than 700 scientific presentations at local, national and international symposia.