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ASHP Honorary Membership Award

The ASHP Board of Directors’ Honorary Membership Award recognizes individuals who have made outstanding contributions to pharmacy practice.

Per ASHP’s bylaws, honorary members are elected for life by unanimous vote of the ASHP Board of Directors. The award may be presented annually at the ASHP Summer Meetings or other appropriate function. One or more awards may be conferred each year.

Honorary members may vote or hold office if otherwise eligible, though no dues shall be required.

2019 Recipients

Henri ManasseHenri R. Manasse, Jr., Ph.D., Sc.D. (Hon.), FFIP
CEO Emeritus, ASHP
Bethesda, MD
Professor and Dean Emeritus
University of Illinois at Chicago College of Pharmacy
Chicago, IL  

Sara WhiteSara J. White, M.S., FASHP
Director of Pharmacy (Retired)
Stanford Hospital and Clinics
Stanford, CA  

Criteria and Eligibility

ASHP members are invited, annually, to suggest nominees in writing with substantiating evidence. Nominations should state the outstanding contributions that the nominee has made to pharmacy practice.

Current ASHP Board members and ASHP staff are not eligible.

Nominating Instructions

Nominations are accepted each year from August 1 - October 1 and are to be transmitted electronically during this period using the Award Nominations Form. Please see the Call for Award Nominations to reference the criteria for the award as well as the nomination instructions. Selections will be made in February. In some years, selections are not made for all awards.

If you have any questions about the Awards Program, please contact the Office of Member Relations at

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