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ASHP Honors Pharmacy Students for Campus Leadership

Eleven Pharmacy Students Receive Award


Eleven pharmacy students were recently recognized by the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP) for their achievement in health-system pharmacy practice and campus leadership with the ASHP Student Leadership Award.

The award, sponsored by ASHP and the ASHP Research and Education Foundation, is given to student members in their second through fourth professional years of pharmacy school. The award winners receive a plaque, an ASHP drug information reference library, and a $2,500 cash award. The 2013 winners are:
Class of 2013
  • David Aguero, Virginia Commonwealth University School of Pharmacy - Richmond Campus
  • Molly Hayes, Temple University School of Pharmacy
  • Grayson Peek, University of Tennessee Health Science Center College of Pharmacy - Knoxville Campus
  • Danielle Smidt, University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus Skaggs School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences
Class of 2014
  • Jason Koury, University of New Mexico College of Pharmacy
  • Eva Levbarg, Western University of Health Sciences College of Pharmacy
  • Stephen Polley, University of Kentucky College of Pharmacy
  • Abigail Rabatin, University of Toledo College of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences
  • Hannah Suh, Harding University College of Pharmacy
  • Meghan Tolan, Philadelphia College of Pharmacy, University of the Sciences
Class of 2015
  • Anna Bondar, University of Pittsburgh School of Pharmacy
For more information about the ASHP Pharmacy Student Forum, please visit
About ASHP
ASHP is the national professional organization whose 40,000 members include pharmacists, pharmacy technicians, and pharmacy students who provide patient care services in hospitals, health systems, and ambulatory clinics. For 70 years, the Society has been on the forefront of efforts to improve medication use and enhance patient safety. For more information about the wide array of ASHP activities and the many ways in which pharmacists help people make the best use of medicines, visit ASHP's website,, or its consumer website,


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