Aaron Nixon, Pharm.D.
Aaron was born and raised in Tecumseh Ontario. He has been involved in Pharmacy since he attended Belle River District High School and started working as a technician at a national pharmacy chain. He attended and graduated from Wayne State University with his Bachelor in Health Sciences and Doctor of Pharmacy degree. He currently practices in both Michigan and Ontario in both community and hospital practice. He has a passion for education, spending time educating both patients and students. He has taught in several different courses at Wayne State University and has also obtained a Graduate Certificate in College and University Teaching from Wayne State University. Through his time in school Aaron was involved in the Mu Omicron Pi chapter of Kappa Psi Pharmaceutical Fraternity Incorporated where he gained significant leadership experience as both an officer and chair of several committees. Now he is a member of the Essex County Pharmacist Association Executive Board, as their membership coordinator. He has presented original research at the Federal Research Forum of the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists and has been a researcher on a clinical study, the paper for which is currently under review for publication. His primary focus in pharmacy includes Patient Education, Diabetes and Geriatric Medicine. During his study at Wayne State Aaron had the opportunity to travel to Peru and study with both traditional healers and researchers on the healing effects of different plants, an experience that inspired him to take a more integrated approach towards health, using both western and herbal medicine to help heal and maintain health.