Release Date: Thursday, May 15, 2014
Charleston, WV – The University of Charleston School of Pharmacy 8th Annual Honors and Awards Ceremony was held Thursday, April 24, 2014 in Riggleman Auditorium on the University of Charleston campus. In addition to scholarship recipients the event recognizes faculty members chosen by students for their dedication to the profession and guidance to student pharmacists.
This year’s honorees include:
- Dr. Stephen Cook, Class of 2014 Teacher of the Year
- Dr. Shelley Schliesser, Class of 2015 Teacher of the Year and Golden Apple Recipient
- Dr. Shawn Jones, Class of 2016 Teacher of the Year
- Mrs. Jane Condee, Class of 201 Teacher of the Year
The University of Charleston School of Pharmacy enrolled its first students in 2006, and received full accreditation when the first class graduated in May 2010. Each year, the school educates over 300 student pharmacists in its technology-filled building. The program is known for the close cooperation between students and faculty, an emphasis on professionalism and advocacy, and PharmUC, an on-campus provider of medication therapy management and chronic disease education services for patients.