2013 Rising Star of the Year Award

This award honors a pharmacist who is improving the future standard of pharmacy practice through his or her professional practice or through advocacy in the pharmacy industry.

This video features the winner and honorees for the 2013 Next-Generation Pharmacist


Rising Star of the Year award, presented by Pharmacy Times and Parata Systems:

  • Winner: CDR Randy Steers, PharmD, Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma Health Care Center, Talihina, OK
  • Honoree: Julie Liska, PharmD, Methodist Willowbrook Hospital, Houston, TX
  • Honoree: Grace Thacker, PharmD, Walgreens Pharmacy, New Orleans, LA

To read about the 3 finalists for the award, click here. To read about the winner, CDR Randy Steers, PharmD, click here. To see photos from the gala awards dinner, held at the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas on August 11, 2013, click here.