Three With Duquesne University School Of Pharmacy Connections Named PPA Top 10 Under 10 Pharmacists

10 Under 10The Pennsylvania Pharmacists Association (PPA) recently recognized ten outstanding pharmacists who have been practicing for less than ten years during PPA's 2017 Annual Conference held at the Kalahari Resorts and Convention Center on September 23, 2017 in Pocono Manor, PA. Among those who were honored with the award are three Duquesne University school of Pharmacy alumni, two of whom are also faculty members.

Dr. A.J. Greco, Dr. Jamie McConaha, and Dr. Renee Richardson received the awards.

Greco, an Assistant Professor at the School of Pharmacy, also received his Pharm.D. from the school in 2007. McConaha, an Associate Professor at the School of Pharmacy, is also a 2007 graduate of the school. Richardson is Clinical Pharmacy District Leader at Giant Eagle Pharmacy and a 2009 Graduate of the School of Pharmacy.

Other recipients are Brandon Antinopoulos, PharmD, Community Practice Research Fellow at the University of Pittsburgh School of Pharmacy; Sarah Dombrowski, PharmD, BCACP, Clinical MTM Pharmacist at Geisinger Health System; Mindy Kozminski, PharmD, BCACP, Executive Manager for the Pennsylvania Pharmacists Care Network; Kyle McCormick, PharmD, Pharmacist Patient Care Director at Gatti Pharmacy; Stephanie Harriman McGrath, PharmD, Clinical Pharmacist at the Rite Aid Pharmacy; Roshni Patel, PharmD, BCPS, Assistant Professor of Pharmacy Practice at Thomas Jefferson University - Jefferson College of Pharmacy; and Nicole Pezzino, PharmD, BCACP, CDE, Assistant Professor of Pharmacy Practice - Nesbitt School of Pharmacy.

The Ten Under Ten Awards recognize the top ten pharmacists practicing for less than ten years that demonstrate commitment to advancing the profession, involvement in PPA and other pharmacy associations, and/or service to their community. The awards are presented every three years.

PPA is a professional membership organization of more than 2,300 pharmacists and pharmacy students across the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, representing almost all facets of pharmacy practice. As the leading voice of pharmacy in Pennsylvania, it promotes the profession through advocacy, education, and communication to enhance patient care and public health.

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