This summer, 30 students from the Wegmans School of Pharmacy traveled to Montana, El Salvador, and Honduras for service trips and medical missions that have become a hallmark experience for students. The medical missions and service trips, some of which include clinical rotations, serve as an opportunity for students to experience diverse cultures and communities.
St. John Fisher College graduate students from three healthcare disciplines will receive interprofessional training in how to best work with patients who require substance abuse screenings, interventions, and referrals to treatment, thanks to a $867,000 grant from the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA).
St. John Fisher College celebrated the opening of its new Integrated Science and Health Sciences building with a ribbon-cutting ceremony on Tuesday, Sept. 22. The 31,000 square foot academic facility includes two 100-seat classrooms, teaching laboratories, a lab prep room, faculty offices, and breakout spaces for student collaboration.
Third year pharmacy student Ryan Thomas was selected to participate in the Paul Ambrose Scholarship program, which prepares public health and clinical health professions students address population health challenges at the national and community level.
St. John Fisher College’s Wegmans School of Pharmacy will launch a new Continuing Professional Education program, which recently received accreditation by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education. The program aims to provide quality continuing education to faculty, alumni, and preceptors, while continuing the School’s rich collaborations with local pharmacy organizations.
Two Wegmans School of Pharmacy faculty and a former staff member recently delivered presentations at the Association for Assessment of Learning in Higher Education (AALHE) Conference in Lexington, Kentucky.
Matthew Yacobucci, a P4 pharmacy student at St. John Fisher College’s Wegmans School of Pharmacy, has been awarded the AACP Walmart Scholarship for 2015.
Dr. Karl Williams recently published a manuscript in the Journal of Pharmacy Practice.
Dr. Ahmed-Sarwar was recently appointed as a member to the Asthma Advisory Committee for the Monroe County Medical Society.
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.