Phelps Honored with APhA-ASP Tice Award

Stephanie Phelps, BSPharm, PharmD, BCPS, FCCP, FAPhA, is the 2016 recipient of the Linwood F. Tice Friend of American Pharmacists Association-Academy of Student Pharmacists (APhA-ASP) Award. This distinction is given to an individual who has not only demonstrated outstanding commitment and dedication to APhA-ASP but who has also promoted the advancement of student pharmacists within…

Canaday Wins APhA Schaefer Award

Bruce R. Canaday, PharmD, FASHP, FAPhA (’73), is the 2016 recipient of the American Pharmacists Association (APhA) Hugo Schaefer Award. This distinction is awarded to an individual who has not only contributed greatly to society but who has also demonstrated a lifelong commitment to the profession of pharmacy and to APhA. Dr. Canaday received his…

Crawley Leadership Recognized By APhA-ASP

Monroe Crawley, third year student pharmacist, was recognized by American Pharmacists Association-Academy of Student Pharmacists (APhA-ASP) with the Student Leadership Award at their annual meeting in March. Established in 1983, the APhA Student Leadership Awards recognize outstanding academic achievement and leadership ability in APhA-ASP at the local, regional, and national levels. Nominees must be members…

Justice Page Joins Tennessee Supreme Court

Judge Roger A. Page (’78) was unanimously voted by the Tennessee House and Senate to fill a seat on the Tennessee Supreme Court; he was confirmed on Monday, February 22. Before beginning his legal career, Justice Page practiced pharmacy for six years. Page earned a law degree from the University of Memphis in 1984 where he graduated fourth in…

Swanson Chair-elect for Society of Critical Care Medicine Committee

Joe Swanson, PharmD, BCPS, associate professor of Clinical Pharmacy, has been selected chair-elect for the Society of Critical Care Medicine (SCCM), Clinical Pharmacy and Pharmacology Section’s Research Committee. He will serve as the chair-elect for 2016-2017 and assume the role of chair for 2017-2018. Swanson practices at Regional One Health and precepts students in critical…

Do You Need More Continuing Education?

The University of Tennessee College of Pharmacy presents the annual 15 hour live knowledge-based continuing education seminar, Pharmacy Update. Participation in both days of this seminar will grant 15 live contact hours of CE or you may choose to attend either the 8 live contact hour session Drug Update or the 7 live contact hour…