R. Ronald Finley

Clinical pharmacist

As a clinical pharmacist with the UCSF Memory and Aging Center for over 15 years, Richard Ronald Finley collaborates with the members of the medical team to optimize drug therapy, conducts medication history interviews and meets with patients and caregivers to discuss questions/issues regarding traditional and nontraditional medications. He has a strong interest in geriatric drug therapy and medications for dementia.

Finley received his bachelor's degree in pharmacy at St. Louis College of Pharmacy in Missouri. In addition, he is a consultant pharmacist for the On Lok-Senior Health program and the Institute on Aging Alzheimer's Day Care Program. He is co-chair of pharmacy practice at the California Geriatric Education Center as well as a lecturer, and member of the faculty since 1980, in the department of clinical pharmacy, School of Pharmacy at UCSF.


Memory and Aging Center
1500 Owens St., Suite 320
San Francisco, CA 94158
Phone: (415) 353-2057
Fax: (415) 353-8292

Hours: Monday to Friday
8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Conditions & Treatments

This health care professional is not a member of UCSF Medical Group. Please check with your health insurance plan regarding coverage for services.