Arizona pharmacy dean awarded honorary degree by The Ohio State University

J. Lyle Bootman, PhD, ScD, dean of the University of Arizona College of Pharmacy, received an honorary doctor of science degree from The Ohio State University June 12.

Ohio State President E. Gordon Gee said that Bootman was selected for the degree in recognition of his distinguished career as an educator, researcher and scholar in pharmacoeconomics and health outcomes, and his significant contributions to public health and the advancement of science.

Bootman received the honorary degree at Ohio State’s spring commencement ceremony. Bootman had previously receiJ. Lyle Bootmanved an honorary degree from the University of the Sciences in Philadelphia, Pa.