Joel Aronson

Joel Seth Aronson, RPh

Retired Clinical Pharmacy Specialist | VAMC

Joel Aronson retired in 2019 after more than 45 years as a clinical pharmacist serving patients and staff in hospital settings. Inspired by a childhood love for chemistry and a desire to help others, Mr. Aronson attended the University of Louisiana at Monroe College of Pharmacy, earning a Bachelor of Science in 1972. He began his career at Boston City Hospital in 1974 and remained on staff following its acquisition by Boston Medical Center, where he remained until 2002. In 2004, Mr. Aronson became a staff hospital pharmacist for the VA Medical Center of Boston, rising to become a clinical pharmacy specialist in 2011. At the VA Medical Center, Mr. Aronson specialized in inpatient dispensing and counseling, and worked alongside hospital administrators to coordinate weekend and evening staff schedules in addition to training volunteers, new staff, and pharmacy residents. He was recognized for his dedication to patients with a VAMC I Care Pin and has been previously recognized as a Marquis Who’s Who Worldwide Humanitarian, a Marquis Who’s Who Industry Leader, and a Marquis Top Professional. Mr. Aronson attributes his success to his compassion and listening skills, and remains proud of his commitment to care and attention to detail.

The Star Treatment

Mr. Aronson spoke with Star Jones about utilizing his career to ensure people had access to the life-saving medications they needed.

Video Biography

Mr. Aronson’s career achievements have been chronicled in a video narrative.

American Way Magazine

Mr. Aronson was recognized on page 84 in American Way Magazine as a Distinguished 2020 Nominee. 


Mr. Aronson was recognized on page 111 in Hemispheres Magazine as a 2021 Distinguished Leaders Nominee.

2020 Press Release

In his 2020 press release, Mr. Aronson is celebrated for his dedication to the pharmaceutical industry.

Marquis Radio

In his Marquis Radio interview, Mr. Aronson spoke about combining his passion for chemistry with an in-borne desire to help people, which he was able to fully explore during his career.

2021 Press Release

In his 2021 press release, Mr. Aronson is recognized for excellence in pharmacy due to noteworthy accomplishments, visibility, and prominence in his field.

Star Treatment Press Release

Mr. Aronson’s interview with Star Jones was announced via press release.

Industry Leaders

Mr. Aronson’s skills and expertise have landed him status among Industry Leaders.


Mr. Aronson’s career achievements are organized in a comprehensive timeline.



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