Together with their friends and families, 73 graduates of the Wegmans School of Pharmacy gathered with faculty and staff during the School’s annual hooding and award ceremony.
Students, faculty, and staff at the Wegmans School of Pharmacy closed out the 2014-2015 academic school year with their annual service day and awards ceremony.
The Swigart 5K, scheduled for Saturday, April 18, is a fundraiser in honor of the late Dr. Scott Swigart, founding dean of the Wegmans School of Pharmacy.
The late Dr. Scott Swigart, founding dean of the Wegmans School of Pharmacy, was honored at the annual Rochester Pharmacy Gala on February 28.
Four P4 students from the Wegmans School of Pharmacy recently returned from a clinical rotation and medical mission to Pune, India. The trip lasted 15 days, with an intensive five-day clinic schedule where they treated over 1,700 patients. It was the School of Pharmacy’s 7th year participating in the project.
Pharmacy students In Lok and Emma Gorman recently placed in the top 10 finalists during the national American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP) Clinical Skills Competition. It took place in December 2014 with 120 schools and/or colleges of pharmacy competing. This win marks the 4th time that a Wegmans School of Pharmacy finished with a top 10 team since 2009.
The Wegmans School of Pharmacy at St. John Fisher College held a white coat ceremony on Sunday, January 11, to officially mark the entrance of the Class of 2018 into the profession. A total of 81 first-year pharmacy students participated in this “rite of passage,” which officially welcomed them into the program.
Dr. Christine Birnie, Department Chair of Pharmaceutical Sciences and Associate Professor, has been appointed to serve as Interim Dean of the Wegmans School of Pharmacy, effective immediately.
Dr. Scott Swigart, Founding Dean of the Wegmans School of Pharmacy at St. John Fisher College, passed away on Tuesday, December 23, after a long and courageous battle with pancreatic cancer. He was 58.
Dr. Jack Brown, Associate Professor and Chair, Department of Pharmacy Practice & Administration, has been honored with the 2014 Jerry Siegel Clinical Achievement Award. The award was presented during the 9th Annual Jerry Siegel Clinical Achievement Awards dinner on Monday, December 8, in Anaheim, California.