Dr. Alsean Bryant constantly lives his life at the intersection of medicine and music. Enraptured by his passion to help and empower others, and love of the entertainment arts, he is embracing every dimension of himself to bring his dreams to life. By day, Dr. Bryant is a residency-trained Strategic Support Team Clinical Pharmacist at the AIDS Healthcare Foundation for the DC, MD, and VA region. In this role, he uses both his clinical expertise and creative skill sets to deliver optimal health services to patients, and spearhead initiatives to promote wellness while building strong partnerships within communities of need. Through collaborative practice, he is also one of the Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP) providers for AHF Wellness Clinics, where he consults with patients, orders and assesses labs, prescribes PrEP medication as appropriate, and sees PrEP patients for follow up visits. In his previous role as Executive Director of CMS Health Initiatives, Dr. Bryant co-wrote grants and successfully managed a nearly one million dollar budget which was used to provide health services to underserved communities of the Washington DC Metropolitan Area. With over 10 years of experience in the nonprofit HIV specialty care space, he has been considered a subject matter expert in the field. As a newly elected officer of the WDCPhA, he looks forward to exploring fun and effective ways to engage the pharmacy community, and rallying members to help advance the profession in the District.
By night, Dr. Bryant serves his creative talents. As an artist, he is a singer/songwriter who writes music for himself and others; and has landed over two dozen song placements with artists and TV/Film to include BET, Watch All Black, Tubi, and Netflix. He is also a production administrator at StarMakers Productions, and has become a student of learning the ins and outs of music licensing. Additionally, he is a member of the Washington Football Team Marching Band Drumline; and currently serves as Creative Genius for Artbae - the 2020 winners of DC’s Emerging Creative Award of the 35th Annual Mayor’s Arts Awards. In addition to writing songs, Dr. Bryant was a contributing author in “I Wear A White Coat,” a book whose mission is to unveil the truth in the aspiring Black doctor’s journey, and inspire readers to actively pursue their dreams.
In addition to pharmacy and music, Dr. Bryant currently serves on the Board of Directors for his housing community and Diversify Ice Fellowship and Foundation - an organization that supports competitive minorities in figure skating. Dr. Bryant believes that we were all created to create, and is using his professional skills and creative talents to impact the world through health empowerment and creative expression - because he believes that both are essential to our well-being.