2022 CEO For the Day Recipient


Deanna Tran


Deanna Tran, PharmD, BCACP, served as the honorary CEO for the Day in September 2022. During her time as CEO, she met with several members of the APhA and APhA Foundation senior staff and volunteer leadership to discuss our shared goals to advance the profession. She also joined members of the APhA Government Affairs team on Capitol Hill where they met with the offices of several lawmakers to learn more about their legislative priorities for the year and opportunities to support pharmacists.

Deanna is an associate professor of the Department of Practice, Sciences, and Health Outcomes Research. She serves as the co-director of the Pharmacy Practice Laboratories, and an advisor of the APhA-ASP chapter at the University of Maryland School of Pharmacy. She also practices as a Clinical Pharmacist at the University of Maryland Family & Community Medicine. Deanna currently serves as President of the Maryland Pharmacists Association (2022–2023) and APhAAPPM Member at large (2022–2024). She has been active in APhA, including serving as Coordinator of the Immunizing Pharmacists SIG and Member at large of the New Practitioner Advisory Committee.