Clinical Research faculty earns asthma educator certificate and scholarship
Timothy Hinson recently received the 2013 Linda B. Ford Scholarship while pursuing his Asthma Educator Certificate (AE-C) from the National Asthma Educator Certification Board. The scholarship, which has extensive application requirements, is designed to help cover the cost of the certificate examination. The scholarship was awarded to only five individuals this year.
Class of 2013 upholds tradition of excellence
The 2013 PharmD class of Campbell University’s College of Pharmacy & Health Sciences upheld the tradition of excellence by posting a perfect score on the North American Pharmacist Licensure Examination (NAPLEX).
PharmD grad named North Carolina Community Care Pharmacist of the Year
Ashley Branham, PharmD ’08, was recently named community care pharmacist of the year by the North Carolina Association of Pharmacists.
Branham practices as the director of clinical services at Moose Pharmacy in Concord, NC, and as a clinical pharmacist at Cabarrus Family Medicine in Kannapolis, NC.
Campbell pharmacy alum encourages students to make a difference
Ron Smith, chief operating officer of Biologics and Campbell pharmacy grad, welcomed new and returning students to Buies Creek at the College's annual Convocation ceremony today. Smith reflected on the first Convocation ceremony he attended at Campbell nearly twenty years ago. He still remembered the advice that Dr. Jack Watts gave to his incoming class, the class of 1998. Watts shared that they were entering healthcare at a wonderful time, that Campbell would equip them to be leaders in their industry, and they were there to make a difference in people's lives.
Pharmacy students complete clinical rotation in Africa
Fourth-year pharmacy students Erin Dickert and Melissa Smisor completed their final clinical rotation in Cameroon, Africa this past April at Mbingo Baptist Hospital. Mbingo is a 270-bed facility nestled in the mountains of northern Cameroon offering some of the most specialized care and advanced surgical services in the developing country.
Vice President of Novant Health delivers graduation address
Campbell University’s College of Pharmacy & Health Sciences held its 24th graduation ceremony today at the John W. Pope, Jr. Convocation Center. Dr. Michael Nnadi, corporate vice president and chief pharmacy officer at Novant Health, delivered the commencement address.
Class gift creates scholarship in honor of former chair
Campbell University’s doctor of pharmacy class of 2013 pledged over $25,000 to create an endowed scholarship in honor of Dr. Larry Swanson, who retired from the College of Pharmacy & Health Sciences this past fall after serving more than 20 years as chair of pharmacy practice.
Campbell’s PREP program prepares students to apply for advanced health degrees
Fifty students from 27 different colleges and 13 states across the country are spending the week at Campbell University in pursuit of improving their college applications for graduate and doctorate health programs.