In the lead up to Convocation 2023, the R. Ken Coit College of Pharmacy is pleased to announce the awards given to individual students of the Class of 2023. These awards highlight student achievement in clinical and classroom settings.
Eli Schlossberg Award for Excellence in Pharmacotherapeutics - Mariam Backayah
Recognizes academic achievement in the areas of pharmacology and clinical pharmacy practice. Chosen by the faculty for the Pharmacotherapeutics and capstone courses. Sponsored by the founder of the Arizona Society of Hospital Pharmacists, Eli Schlossberg.
Excellence in Acute Patient Care Award - Laura Lee
Recognizes exhibited excellence in acute patient care and awardees are preceptor nominated. Sponsored by the R. Ken Coit College of Pharmacy.
Excellence in Ambulatory Patient Care - Lucian Reiher
Recognizes exhibited excellence in ambulatory patient care and awardees are preceptor nominated. Sponsored by the R. Ken Coit College of Pharmacy.
Oncology Clinical Rotation Award of Excellence - Brenda Francis
Recognizes a graduating student who has completed clinical rotations in oncology and has been evaluated by preceptors as exceeding expectations. Sponsored by R. Ken Coit College of Pharmacy alumna Dr. Ali McBride.
Facts & Comparisons/Lexicomp Clinical Communication Award of Excellence - Carson McKelvey
Recognizes a demonstration of superior verbal and written clinical communications skills. Sponsored by Facts & Comparisons and Lexicomp and is preceptor nominated.
Viatris Achievement of Excellence in Drug Information - Niloufar Salehpour
Recognizes a demonstration of superior proficiency in the provision of drug information services. Sponsored by Viatris Pharmaceuticals and is preceptor nominated.