Ferris State University College of Pharmacy
Maria Gonzalez is a final year student pharmacist completing a Master of Public Health. Maria completed her undergraduate degree in Communication Studies at Grand Valley State University.
She is actively involved with national organizations like the American Pharmacists Association - Academy of Student Pharmacists, serving on the international standing committee for the past two years. Maria is also actively involved with other pharmacy organizations like Phi Lambda Sigma and Michigan Pharmacists Association. Maria has been the recipient of the Michigan Pharmacy Foundation Scholarship for the past two years.
Maria believes that as future pharmacists, it is vital to understand the interconnectedness of social and economic factors concerning health and well-being. She is currently pursuing a PGY-1 residency program. She hopes to practice in an ambulatory setting, serving an underserved or rural patient population.