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.
This month, faculty members from Sri Ramachandra Medical College and Research Institute will visit the St. John Fisher College Wegmans School of Pharmacy as part of a faculty exchange between the two institutions.
Led by Dr. Christine Birnie, interim dean of the Wegmans School of Pharmacy, a group of students, faculty, and preceptors traveled to Albany to meet with legislators on April 12 to discuss evolving legislative issues.
Students, faculty, and staff from the Wegmans School of Pharmacy filled Cleary Auditorium on Tuesday, April 26, to celebrate a successful academic school year. During the School’s annual awards ceremony, recipients of several student and faculty awards and honors were recognized for their hard work and dedication to the pharmacy field.
Thanks to a grant from Unither Pharmaceuticals, the St. John Fisher College Wegmans School of Pharmacy has created the new Unither Scholars program. The program will provide $5,000 to two third-year pharmacy students each year for the next four years. The scholarship will help offset the cost of tuition.
Nearly 180 students, faculty, and staff at the Wegmans School of Pharmacy traded pharmacy coats for garden gloves and work boots during their annual Pharmacy Day of Service, held on Tuesday, April 12.