St. John Fisher College’s Wegmans School of Pharmacy recently received accreditation from the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE).
Recent graduates of the St. John Fisher College Wegmans School of Pharmacy earned a 100 percent pass rate on the June 2016 New York State Part III licensure exam. Fisher’s pass rate exceeded the state average of 87 percent.
As a member of the HIV Vaccine Trials Network's Global Community Advisory Committee, Dr. Ramil Sapinoro has played a role in shaping community outreach efforts about a new HIV vaccine clinical trial.
Dr. Elizabeth Phillips was installed as president of the Central New York Chapter of the New York State Council of Health-System Pharmacists (NYSCHP) for the upcoming 2016-2017 year.
Wegmans School of Pharmacy professor, Dr. Jill Lavigne, has taken the helm as co-chair of the American Pain Society’s Pain Education Shared Interest Group.
During the 2015-2016 academic year, the School of Pharmacy piloted a structured program to help students navigate the residency match process. Of the 17 students who participated in the program and completed the match and ranking process for residency programs, all were successful in matching with one of their ranked choices.
For Marwa Amer, a 2016 graduate of the Wegmans School of Pharmacy’s doctoral program, a unique combination of experience and coursework allowed her to qualify for (and successfully complete) board certification examinations and a second year postgraduate residency.
This academic year, the St. John Fisher College Wegmans School of Pharmacy saw a record-breaking 10 students travel to Roatan, Honduras, as part of their final clinical rotations.
On Saturday, April 30, students and faculty from the St. John Fisher College Wegmans School of Pharmacy held their third annual health fair, benefiting refugee patients living in the Rochester area.
Together with their friends and families, graduates of the Wegmans School of Pharmacy gathered with faculty and staff during the School’s annual hooding and award ceremony, held in the Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Athletic Center on Friday, May 6.