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Wegmans School of Pharmacy Holds Hooding Dean Christine Birnie places a hood on a graduating pharmacy student.

05/15/2018 - 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 11.

Lopez to Class of 2018: Embrace Goodness, Discipline, and Knowledge Two members of the Class of 2018 smile with their diplomas.

05/12/2018 - “You are fully equipped to face life’s challenges.” That’s the message Dr. George Lopez gave the 700 undergraduate, master’s, and doctoral students who graduated from St. John Fisher College on Saturday, May 12.

Pharmacy Student a Strong Advocate for Profession Stacy-Ann Wright poses in front Representative Carolyn B. Maloney's office on Capitol Hill.

05/10/2018 - Stacy-Ann Wright won’t earn her pharmacy license for at least another year, but the Wegmans School of Pharmacy student is already one of the profession’s biggest advocates. Seeing advocacy as important to the field itself, and a key responsibility for students, Wright began researching ways to be an active participant in broadening the scope of the profession.

Lull Appointed to Global Volunteers Board of Directors Melinda Lull

05/07/2018 - Dr. Melinda Lull was recently appointed to serve on the Board of Directors of Global Volunteers, a nonprofit organization that connects volunteers to meaningful service opportunities around the world.

Pharmacy Enjoys Strong Showing at Professional Conference Mike DeAngelis and Alex Ferrara in front of their research poster.

05/01/2018 - Students and faculty at the Wegmans School of Pharmacy earned a host of accolades and awards during the New York State Council of Health-system Pharmacists (NYSCHP) Annual Assembly, held in April in Saratoga Springs.

Throwback Thursday: Pharmacy Day of Service Students rake leaves during the Pharmacy Day of Service.

04/26/2018 - On Tuesday, April 10, members of the Wegmans School of Pharmacy at St. John Fisher College set aside their laptops and books to spend the day volunteering at local organizations in Rochester.

Advocacy Day Takes Pharmacy Students to Albany More than 80 pharmacy students, joined by three post-graduate students, four professors, and five members of the Pharmacy Society of Rochester spent the day meeting with Assembly Members and Senators, providing advocacy aimed at advancing public health.

04/26/2018 - On Tuesday, April 17, members of the Wegmans School of Pharmacy traveled to the state capital to participate in the annual Pharmacy Advocacy Day.

St. John Fisher College Introduces New Student Success Initiative Alexandra Hristodoulou, a member of the Class of 2017, waves to family during the Commencement procession.

04/20/2018 - Fisher Edge Offers New Opportunities to Prepare for Life after College

Dr. Jack Brown Receives Posthumous Promotion Dr. Jack Brown

04/18/2018 - St. John Fisher College will posthumously award the rank of full professor to the late Dr. Jack Brown, who served as associate professor and chair of the Department of Pharmacy Practice and Administration in the Wegmans School of Pharmacy.

Fisher Goes “Bald for Bucks” Goin' Bald for Bucks logo

04/12/2018 - For the third year in a row, members of the Wegmans School of Pharmacy will snip, clip, or shave their hair in an effort to support local patients battling cancer. It all happens during the annual Bald for Bucks event, scheduled for 6 p.m. on Monday, April 16, at Shooters Bar (1226 Fairport Road, Fairport).

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