Ruth Madievsky graduated at the top of her class from the Doctor of Pharmacy program at The University of Southern California in 2017. After graduation, she completed a Pharmacy Practice Residency at the Kaiser Permanente Los Angeles Medical Center, where she gained strong training in the management of chronic diseases and clinical research. Ruth is very passionate about helping others through health care and through art. She is the author of a poetry collection, “Emergency Brake” (Tavern Books, 2016), which was published after winning a nationally recognized book prize. Currently, Ruth also works as a Clinical Pharmacist at Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston.