Dr Hermán Powery II also known as Dr P was born and raised in West Palm Beach, Florida. His heritage comes from his African-American mother and my Cuban father. As a child, he was always interested in the sciences particularly medical science. At the tender age of five, his dream was to find the cure for cancer. He ended up skipping the eighth grade and completed all college classes in his high school senior year.
The young Dr P graduated high school with 41 college credits then received an Associates degree in the following year. He then transferred to Florida A&M University School of Pharmacy where he graduated as the youngest person to ever complete the program (age of 21). Postgraduate training was his next step and he completed a PGY1 pharmacy practice residency and a PGY2 residency in oncology.
Dr Hermán Powery II is currently, a haematology-oncology clinical pharmacy specialist at a specialty pharmacy inside of a healthcare system. He provides counselling patients on oral chemotherapy, assists physicians when making treatment decisions, and completes insurance appeals when medications get denied by the insurance.