Dr. Emily Higgins grew up in Bakersfield, CA and often vacationed on the Central coast. It is her dream come true to live and work in this area.
After high school, Emily was awarded a full-ride President’s Scholarship at California State University. There she earned her Bachelor’s degree in Biology and minor in Chemistry. She then spent four years in Omaha, Nebraska earning her Doctorate of Pharmacy from Creighton University. She was very involved in the American Pharmacist’s Association, attending conferences all over the country.
Other memberships include Kappa Psi (Pharmacy Fraternity), Phi Lambda Sigma (National Pharmacy Leadership Society), and the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists.
In her free time, Emily loves to explore the beaches and hiking trails with her dog Lexi. She also enjoys wine tasting and listening to live music!