Cynthia Bennett, CPhT, Director of Experiential Education was born and raised in California. She currently resides in Cerritos with her family. Cynthia’s hobbies include spending quality time with family and watching Star Wars movies. Her nineteen-year career within pharmacy includes extensive experiences in many facets of the profession. Thirteen years were dedicated to the in-patient hospital pharmacies within the Memorial Healthcare System, Long Beach Memorial Medical Center and Saddleback Memorial Medical Center. Some of the other in-patient hospital pharmacy experiences include Hoag Hospital Irvine, Coast Plaza Doctor's Hospital and Memorial Hospital of Gardena. Seventeen years were spent in the Home Infusion setting at Crescent Healthcare Pharmacy (an Option Care/Walgreens Company). She contributed seven years to the Oncology setting at the Virginia K. Crosson Cancer Center at St. Jude Medical Center, and another seven years were spent in an IV compounding pharmacy, Central Admixture Pharmacy Services (CAPS) which was one of the first outsourced sterile compounding pharmacies. For the last three years, her role expanded into pharmacy administration as the pharmacy technician supervisor at Saddleback Memorial Medical Center in Laguna Hills, CA. The latter part of career includes teaching a pharmacy technician program at North-West College in Santa Ana, CA.
Cynthia Bennett, CPhT