Ivan Jourdain is a pharmacist and small business owner in Manhattan. He received his B.S. degree in Pharmacy in 1983 from the Long Island University Arnold and Marie Schwartz College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences. Ivan is a firm believer in the idea of educating and empowering his customers with knowledge so that they, in conjunction with their doctors, can make informed decisions regarding the use of their medications. For over 30 years, he has been the owner of Ivan Pharmacy, an independent pharmacy on the Upper West Side, where he continues to practice and provide advice.