Chris is a compounding pharmacist and co-founder of La Vita Compounding Pharmacy, As a Pharmacist, Christine brings her extensive experience in formulating customized medications and her passion and deep knowledge base in Age Management Medicine to La Vita. She is a nationally recognized expert and speaker on healthy aging, Bio-Identical Hormone Replacement Therapy (BHRT) and prescription only cosmeceuticals.
As a former lead pharmacist at University Compounding Pharmacy in San Diego she was responsible for Research and Development and physician education. She has personally developed hundreds of formulas for some of the nation’s leading physicians and brings this experience to both La Vita’s doctors and patients. Ms. Givant has over 20 years of experience in the pharmacy industry starting as pharmacy manager and then Western Territory Manager for Savon Pharmacies Corporation.
She is a graduate of Iowa State University and Drake University School of Pharmacy. Christine consults for CND, an international beauty company, and sits on the medical advisory board for Dermbiotix. She is a member of The International Academy of Compounding Pharmacies (IACP), The Society of Cosmetic Chemists and is Professional Compounding Centers of America (PCCA) certified.
As the co-founder, Debra brings over 30 years of experience in health care, finance and technology along with her personal quest for health and wellness to La Vita.
Debra is a graduate of Minnesota State University and holds a Masters Degree from the University of Northern Colorado. Before co-founding La Vita, she was a Senior Executive Consultant for Superior Consultant (ACS-HCS) and served in such capacities as Acting CEO, VP of Sales and VP of Business Development. She was President of Imperial Technology Solutions (ITS), a division of Imperial Bank (Comerica) and founded System One, a subsidiary of Bank One, serving as VP of Sales and Marketing. She also founded The Colorado Health Care Purchasing Alliance and Quadrogy, Inc. Debra taught at the University of Colorado, Denver University and served as a therapist at Colorado State Hospital and Fort Logan Mental Health. She was a national speaker on healthcare market reform and authority on healthcare payment processing, healthcare electronic data interchange, employer group purchasing, provider outcome measurement and healthcare financial risk management.
Debra sits on the business advisory board for Dermbiotix.
LaVita Pharmacists and Pharmacy Technicians:
LaVita pharmacists are national compounding experts, having created sought after formulas in their core specialties. LaVita’s practice includes a broad range of compounding services with specific focus and expertise in:
- Cosmeceuticals (prescription skin care)
- Natural Hormone Replacement Therapy
- Healthy Aging
- Pain Management
If experience, consistency and results matter then contact LaVita to speak to one of our experienced compounding pharmacist.