10/06/2009


WVU School of Pharmacy student appointed to national advisory group

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — Fourth-year West Virginia University School of Pharmacy student Jessica Winter was appointed by the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP) Pharmacy Student Forum Executive Committee to join a key advisory group.

The mission of the ASHP Student Society and Leadership Development advisory group is to prepare the next generation of health-system pharmacists to be leaders in their schools and communities to advance the future of the pharmacy profession.

Jessica Winter

Winter will be involved on a national level in providing assistance to the executive committee regarding outreach efforts to pharmacy student leaders, collecting and sharing fundraising ideas, assisting in the development of new ASHP student societies, making recommendations regarding tools and resources for student societies, and identifying and recruiting student leaders for national leadership positions.


About the WVU School of Pharmacy

For almost 100 years, the WVU School of Pharmacy has been a leader in pharmacy education, research and patient care. It is one of only 12 pharmacy schools in the United States affiliated with a comprehensive academic health center. For information about the WVU School of Pharmacy see www.hsc.wvu.edu/sop/.
 

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For more information:
Amy Newton, School of Pharmacy, 304-293-7192
anewton@hsc.wvu.edu
an: 09-28-09

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