This week Waterloo Pharmacy recognized the impressive achievements of graduate students. The Graduate Students Award Ceremony is an annual event where six graduate awards and one faculty award are presented. This year’s winners are:
Donald J. and Kathleen D. McDougal Graduate Scholarship: Jonathan Sutley
Excellence in teaching is both a tradition and a core mission of the University of Waterloo’s Faculty of Science. Each year the Faculty of Science celebrates this dedication and superior teaching calibre by selecting two instructors to receive its highest teaching honour: the Excellence in Science Teaching Award (ESTA).
Joanna Leake, Areen Duqoum, Milena Ljumovic and Lauren Tailor next to the can syringe pharmacy students built from their food bank donation
March is a busy month for pharmacy students. In addition to final assignments and classes, the Waterloo Pharmacy Canadian Pharmacy Students and Interns (UW CAPSI) organized pharmacy awareness activities throughout the month.
Waterloo Pharmacy is pleased to announce the establishment of the Primary Care Residency program. Pharmacy residencies are post-graduate training opportunities for pharmacy alumni. They partner residents with professional mentors in various practice settings and aim to prepare graduates for challenging and innovative pharmacy practice.
“About 90% of my appointments are home visits with patients and their families,” says Heather Foley, a patient case manager in the Chatham-Kent Family Health Team. In this role, Heather often attends healthcare appointments with her patients.