Pharmacist of the Month

July, 2018


Name: Tirunesh Makonnen

Pharmacy: CVS

Pharmacy Address: 6164 ARLINGTON BLVD, Falls Church, Virginia

Pharmacy School Attended: Virginia State University

Running, cross fit, and yoga

If you could have dinner with any three (3) people in history, who would they be?

  1. Jason Bourne
  2. Peyton Manning
  3. Jerry Seinfeld

The most rewarding thing about being a pharmacist is:
Being in a position to help others live longer lives through my expertise in the medical field which is the most rewarding part of being a pharmacist. To know that I am part of a greater human cause really makes all the difference in how I approach my career

Who/what inspired you to be a pharmacist:
I always wanted to help people in some capacity and really followed my passion all throughout my educational career and I took the leap to follow the career path of a pharmacist after my first year of college