Awards News

NS Branch of CSHP recognizes and congratulates our student member award winners for 2010

At the College of Pharmacy Convocation Brunch on May 27/2010 the following NS CSHP student members received awards:

Sarah Burgess received the:

Paulina McGrath received the:

·        Dr. Jessie I. McKnight-Miss Mona Flemming Award in Hospital Pharmacy. This award is administered annually to a student from New Brunswick and to a student from Nova Scotia who have completed outstanding work in the hospital portion of the practical experience program and in the fourth year multi-skill laboratory class. It is desirable that the recipients demonstrate an interest in hospital pharmacy practice.

·        Merck Frosst Evidence-Based Clinical Practice Award. This $1,000 award is presented to a graduating student who has demonstrated outstanding interest, aptitude and leadership in the development and application of evidence-based and critical appraisal skills

Jillian Reardon received the McKesson Canada Medal. This medal is awarded annually to the student on graduation who has obtained the second highest aggregate mark during his/her four years at the College of Pharmacy.

Melissa Hawkins received the New Brunswick Pharmaceutical Society Centennial Medal. In conjunction with its 100th anniversary of incorporation, the Society has established this commemorative medal to be presented annually to the New Brunswick student who has attained the highest aggregate mark during his/her four years at the College of Pharmacy.

The following NS CSHP members graduated with distinction:

·        Sarah Burgess

·        Melissa Hawkins

·        Amanda Jacques

·        Jillian Reardon

The following NS CSHP student members were named to the Dean’s List 2010:

·        Megan Best

·        Sarah Burgess

·        Julie Fearon

·        Melissa Hawkins

·        Amanda Jacques

·        Jillian Reardon

The NS Branch would also like to congratulate Bradley Mitchelmore our current chair of the membership committee on being awarded the:

·        CPhA New Practitioner Award 

·        Nycomed Magnum Opus Award - "Recognizing Professional Achievement through Advanced Learning"