ASHP Honors Pharmacy Students for Campus, Practice Leadership

ASHP has recognized 12 pharmacy students for their achievements in campus leadership and pharmacy practice in hospitals or ambulatory care clinics.

PRESS RELEASE

ASHP has recognized twelve pharmacy students for their achievements in campus leadership and pharmacy practice in hospitals or ambulatory care clinics (including professional work experience, internships, and other accomplishments) with the ASHP Student Leadership Award.

The award, sponsored by ASHP and the ASHP Research and Education Foundation, is given to student members in their second through fourth professional years of pharmacy school. The award winners receive a plaque, an ASHP drug information reference library, and a $2,000 cash award.

The 2015 winners are:

CLASS OF 2015

Greta Astrup, University of New England, Portland, ME

Jordan Burdine, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, Amarillo, TX

Nicole Hollinger, Temple University School of Pharmacy, Philadelphia, PA

Bernice Man, Chicago State University College of Pharmacy, Chicago, IL

CLASS OF 2016

Brittni Gross, University of New Mexico College of Pharmacy, Albuquerque, NM

Mary-Haston Leary, The University of Mississippi School of Pharmacy, Oxford, MS

Jasmine Reber, Touro University, Vallejo, CA

Amy Yanicak, South Carolina College of Pharmacy, Columbia, SC

CLASS OF 2017

Jenna Fancher, Jefferson School of Pharmacy, Philadelphia, PA

Jonathan Meyer, University of Maryland School of Pharmacy, Baltimore, MD

Punam Patel, Touro University, Vallejo, CA

Kaylee Toole, Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine, Bradenton, FL

For more information about the ASHP Student Leadership Award, click here. For more information about the ASHP Pharmacy Student Forum, click here.

About ASHP

ASHP represents pharmacists who serve as patient care providers in acute and ambulatory settings. The organization’s more than 40,000 members include pharmacists, student pharmacists and pharmacy technicians. For over 70 years, ASHP has been on the forefront of efforts to improve medication use and enhance patient safety. For more information about the wide array of ASHP activities and the many ways in which pharmacists advance healthcare, visit ASHP’s website, www.ashp.org, or its consumer website, www.safemedication.com. - See more at: http://www.ashp.org/menu/AboutUs/ForPress/PressReleases/PressRelease.aspx?id=850#sthash.hDz8PZ7M.dpuf