My name is Gary Koesten, the founder of Vet Pharm Consulting, Inc in Boynton Beach, Florida. Using my expertise in veterinary pharmacy, in 2012, I started my company to help pharmacists and pharmacy owners by providing educational and consulting services.

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My Career Background

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Education and Training

B.S. Pharmacy from the Brooklyn College of Pharmacy and M.S. Pharmacy Administration from Long Island University. Certificate in Veterinary Pharmacy from the University of Florida. Training in interpersonal relations from Penn State, Xerox Corporation, and Walter V. Clark and Associates.


Eagle Scout with Bronze Palm, Boy Scouts of America

Order of the Arrow, Brotherhood Rank, Boy Scouts of America

Commissioned as a Kentucky Colonel

Certificate in Veterinary Pharmacy, University of Florida

Licensed pharmacist: AL, AR, AZ, FL, KY, LA, MD, MI, MS, NE, NY, OK, OR,    TN, TX, VA, WV

Consultant Pharmacist license: FL

Past member Dean’s Advisory Council, Nova Southeastern University College of Pharmacy

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Professional Experience

Extensive multi-store management experience in pharmacy operations and pharmacy personnel with Rite Aid Corporation and Eckerd Drug. I was the director of pharmacy services at 1-800-PetMeds, a mail-order pharmacy that sells prescription medications and over-the-counter (OTC) products primarily for dogs and cats.


American Pharmacists Association

                        Past member, Editorial Advisory Board, JAPhA

Florida Pharmacy Association

                        Past Speaker, House of Delegates

Broward County Pharmacy Association

                        Past Member

                        Past President

                        Past Chairman of the Board 

Palm Beach County Pharmacy Association

American Society for Pharmacy Law

American College of Veterinary Pharmacists

Connect With Me

Contact me for additional information about the different services I provide. I would be happy to answer your questions.