Dena Westphalen, Pharm. D.

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Registered Pharmacist
Aseptic Training Certification


Doctor of Pharmacy, Creighton University

Reviewed by Dena

Professional Background

Dr. Dena Westphalen is a pharmacist with expertise in clinical research and drug information. She has interests in neurology, oncology, and global health. Dr. Westphalen currently works as a research pharmacist and medical science liaison and she believes in providing non-biased information to empower individuals to enable them to be advocates for their own healthcare. She has received the Natural Medicines Recognition Award and in her free time enjoys playing ice hockey and hiking in the mountains.

Dena is also an experienced medical reviewer for Healthline Media.