News archive - September 2020

Wednesday, September 30, 2020

Pharmacy co-op program participants rise to pandemic challenges

Svetlana on co-op in the pharmacy wearing a mask

Svetlana Litchmanova on co-op in a pharmacy. Waterloo Pharmacy co-op students, employers and staff collaborated to achieve 100% co-op employment for pharmacy students throughout 2020.

Tuesday, September 29, 2020

KW Legacy group supports community through mentoring and award

Randilynne standing outside, smiling and holding her award

Randilynne Urslak is this year’s recipient of the Remedy’sRx Legacy Award

Recently Will and Cathy Schill, Chris Kelly from the KW Legacy group along with Mike Teeple from McKesson gathered virtually to present the Remedy’sRx Legacy award to Randilynne Urslak, a first-year pharmacy student.

Monday, September 28, 2020

Virtual CE Saturday brings together alumni from across the country

Screenshot showing pharmacy building and text that reads thank you for attending Waterloo Pharmacy CE Saturday

On Sept 26, Waterloo Pharmacy held its fifth CE Saturday, the annual Alumni Reunion event that brings grads together for a morning of discussion about hot topics in pharmacy practice. Due to COVID-19, this event was held online for the first time this year and featured speakers from out of province and across Ontario.

Saturday, September 26, 2020

Announcing the 2019 Co-op Supervisor and Preceptor of the Year

Ginette and Melissa holding their awards

Experience-based learning is Waterloo Pharmacy’s claim to fame, and delivering outstanding practical experiences for students is only possible because of the co-op supervisors and preceptors who support our program. Each year, the School recognizes exceptional mentors with two awards.

The 2019 award recipients are Melissa Sayed, the Outstanding Co-op Supervisor of the Year, and Ginette Dutrisac, the Outstanding Preceptor of the Year.

Wednesday, September 9, 2020

Q and A with the experts: flu shots and COVID-19

Professor Nancy Waite at the University of Waterloo School of Pharmacy conducts research into the influenza vaccine, vaccine decision-making and strategies to encourage vaccination. With flu season around the corner—and Australian pharmacies reporting a 180 percent increase in people getting the flu shot this year over last—Prof. Waite shares what to expect as we move into flu season amidst a global pandemic.

  1. 2020 (73)
    1. October (4)
    2. September (6)
    3. August (7)
    4. July (7)
    5. June (14)
    6. May (16)
    7. April (6)
    8. March (8)
    9. February (2)
    10. January (3)
  2. 2019 (62)
    1. December (2)
    2. November (7)
    3. October (5)
    4. September (4)
    5. August (2)
    6. July (5)
    7. June (5)
    8. May (8)
    9. April (9)
    10. March (5)
    11. February (5)
    12. January (5)
  3. 2018 (56)
    1. December (3)
    2. November (4)
    3. October (5)
    4. September (3)
    5. August (4)
    6. July (1)
    7. June (10)
    8. May (5)
    9. April (4)
    10. March (10)
    11. February (2)
    12. January (5)
  4. 2017 (68)
  5. 2016 (61)
  6. 2015 (25)
  7. 2014 (19)
  8. 2013 (21)
  9. 2012 (11)
  10. 2011 (6)
  11. 2010 (2)
  12. 2009 (4)