Sharon K. Jhawar joined SCAN Health Plan in 2003. Now Vice President of Pharmacy Services, Sharon is responsible for optimizing a $200 million drug benefit for the plan, contracting and oversight of delegated Pharmacy Benefit Manager (PBM) operations, managing clinical programs to ensure safe and appropriate medication use and ensuring a compliant Medicare Part D pharmacy program.
Prior to joining SCAN, Sharon completed a geriatric residency program at the VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System, Sepulveda Division. An active member of several professional societies, including the Academy of Managed Care Pharmacy, American Society of Consultant Pharmacists, and Pharmacy Quality Alliance, Sharon also oversees the SCAN managed care internship and student clerkship programs held with USC, UCSF, UOP, UCSD, Western University and University of Hawaii.
Sharon received her doctorate in pharmacy from the University of Southern California, holds a Masters in Business Administration from the Paul Merage School of Business at the University of California, Irvine and is a Certified Geriatric Pharmacist.
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