Waterloo Pharmacy students Bhupender Sayain, Danielle Paes, Jaskiran Otal and Kacie Lunn once again proved that not only are they talented students, they also have a creative side. The team premiered their newest video, at the Commitment to Care & Services Awards gala held in Toronto on November 25, 2013. Last year, the same group of students created a video that won a national student competition and has been viewed close to 22,000 times.
Congratulations to Rx2014 student, Danielle Paes who received the Commitment to Care & Service Award for Student Leadership at the annual awards gala held in Toronto on November 25, 2013.
Danielle was recognized as a dynamic young leader who contributes her time, energy and enthusiasm whenever she can. Philip Emberley of the Canadian Pharmacists Association predicts Danielle will be a "change agent within the profession."
Assistant Professor, Paul Spagnuolo is profiled in the November issue of the Natural Health Products Research Society newsletter. The article discusses Spagnuolo's research, to identify nutraceuticals with anticancer treatment applications and to define the role of nutraceuticals in cancer chemotherapy.
The NHP Research Society's mission is to facilitate and support meaningful, scientifically rigorous research and education in the field of natural health products (NHPs).
Hallman Director, Dr. David Edwards delivered a keynote presentation: "Preparing the Next Generation of Pharmacists" at the 2013 Pharmacy Forum hosted by the Canadian Foundation for Pharmacy. The forum is part of a series examining the changing face of the pharmacy profession.