2022 Distinguished Pharmacy Alumni Awardee
Vice President of Social Determinants of Health Actions
“Being an athlete and Doctor of Pharmacy student during my time at Purdue, I consider myself receiving a dual education. Learning what it means to achieve success without taking short cuts, developing an appreciation for life lessons in all situations, and fostering relationships that carry for a lifetime were all shaped by time at Purdue .”
- PharmD, Purdue University, 2002
- Leading new store opening of Walmart Pharmacy in Avon, IN and practicing pharmacy like an independent owner (2004)
- Leading the opening of the 100+ Walmart Stores in 2 years in California (2012-2014)
- Receiving the Glen J. Sperandio Award for the Advancement of Pharmacy Practice (2017)
- Serving on both the Purdue Athletic Director and College of Pharmacy Dean Advisory Councils (Starting 2010 – current)
- Personally being asked by the CEO of Walmart to lead our Health Equity Focus for the Company (2020)
Dr. Warren Moore is the Vice President of Social Determinants of Health Actions at Walmart. In this role, he is creating a new line of business focused on achieving health equity in the areas of Food and Nutrition Security, Maternal and Infant Health, and Prevention and Treatment of Cardiometabolic Diseases.
Dr. Moore received his Doctor of Pharmacy degree from the Purdue College of Pharmacy in 2002. He began his career at Walmart as a practicing pharmacist. After four years he ventured into management holding various roles in the field and at the home office. He was previously the Vice President of Neighborhood Market Pharmacy Operations. While in this role, his team was able to grow market share, improve customer experience, and reach the communities they serve through the creation of Pharmacy Days of Giving. In 2020, Dr. Moore was asked to lead the company’s Health Shared Value Network with the goal of creating better health outcomes for the Black and African American community in ways that are embedded in how they conduct everyday business.
Over his 20-year career, it is his high performance with the company and success in leading the Shared Value Network that led him to the role he serves today. Dr. Moore’s honors include being selected as Regional/Divisional Community Pharmacist of the Year, Regional/Divisional Pharmacy District Manager of the Year, and the 2016 Health and Wellness Leadership Award Recipient.
He currently serves on the Purdue University College of Pharmacy Dean’s Council, and sits on the Board of Directors for Sunshine School and Development center in Rogers, Arkansas. He also serves as an Officer Sponsor for the Walmart Associate Resource Group inAble, which focuses on including people of all abilities.
Warren is married to Aneasha (Walmart Pharmacist) and has 4 daughters Aerial Charece, Aubree LeeAnn, and twins Addison Janae and Arren Jenel. His hobbies included watching sports, hacking up the golf course, binge-watching shows, grilling, and spending time with his family on their RV adventures. His long-term goal is to retire at 55 years of age because he believes life is full, and there is so much to experience.