Navigation Links
NCPDP Foundation Awards $40,000 in Scholarship Funds to Colleges of Pharmacy at Four Universities
Date:4/20/2017

NCPDP Foundation, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit charitable organization that is affiliated with NCPDP, announced it has awarded $40,000 in scholarship funds to four university college of pharmacy programs across the country. The college of pharmacy at Butler University, South Dakota State University, Temple University and the University of Iowa each received $10,000 in student scholarship funds. The University of Florida and University of Maryland each received $1,000 to set up honorarium funds for future graduates of their programs.

“We invited NCPDP Foundation donors to nominate a college of pharmacy to receive the scholarship funds,” said Charlie Oltman, MBA, CHC, President of NCPDP Foundation. “We received a record number of stellar nominations from our donors and wish we could have chosen them all. Many of the nominations came from donors who are former graduates of these schools – and all of them understand pharmacists’ vital role in patient care and the patient safeguards afforded by the proper use health information technology.”

To date, NCPDP Foundation has awarded $89,000 in pharmacy student scholarship funds.

In addition to supporting scholarships that help the next generation of pharmacists become proficient in the use of health information technology (IT) to improve patient care, donations to the NCPDP Foundation also support research and pilot projects to drive the proper use of standards in health IT to improve healthcare outcomes and reduce costs.

Support the NCPDP Foundation by joining us for special events being held on Tuesday, May 9, 2017, during NCPDP’s 40th Anniversary Conference:

About NCPDP Foundation
The NCPDP Foundation is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit charitable organization headquartered in Scottsdale, Arizona and is affiliated with the National Council for Prescription Drug Programs (NCPDP). The NCPDP Foundation was established in December 2012 to support research, education and charitable involvement within the healthcare industry. For more information, visit http://ncpdpfoundation.org.

###

Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2017/04/prweb14254950.htm.


'/>"/>
Source: PRWeb
Copyright©2017 Vocus, Inc.
All rights reserved


Related medicine news :

1. NCPDP Announces Newly Elected Board of Trustees and Special Events at its 40th Anniversary Conference
2. NCPDP Foundation Awards University of Arizona College of Pharmacy $10,000 in Student Scholarship Funds
3. NCPDP Foundation Receives $1,000,000 Endowment
4. NCPDP Conference Recap: “Vision in Practice” Theme Comes to Life with Compelling Keynotes, Educational Sessions and Awards
5. NCPDP Announces Recipients of 2016 Champion Award
6. NCPDP Announces Name Change for SCO, Reflecting Resurgence of Collaboration Among Healthcare Standards Organizations
7. NCPDP Reports Election Results for its Board of Trustees
8. ChainDrugStore.net Joins NCPDP’s Elite Partner Program
9. NCPDP’s PDMP Solution Takes Center Stage with Keynote Panel at 2016 Annual Technology & Business Conference
10. NCPDP Announces Keynote Speakers, Frank Luntz & Rolf Benirschke, for its 2016 Annual Technology & Business Conference, Vision In Practice
11. ONC’s Wilkins to Keynote NCPDP 2015 Educational Summit, Meeting Healthcare Needs Through Partnerships, Transparency & Trust
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:5/26/2017)... ... 2017 , ... “When the Stars Lead Home”: a poignant story of loss, ... Laura Weigel Douglas, an avid reader who lives in the Pacific Northwest with her ... Green Hills Adventure Camp. She couldn’t be more grateful. , Twelve-year old Tizzy could ...
(Date:5/26/2017)... ... , ... “Just What Happened in the Garden of Eden”: retells the stories of three Bible ... creation of published author, Penelope Colt, mother, trader, horse farmer, artist and a former GM ... was three. At six, they moved to Dayton, Ohio, where Penny graduated high school. ...
(Date:5/24/2017)... ... 2017 , ... Last month, representatives from Rendina Healthcare Real ... officials to celebrate the grand opening of the 87,000 square foot medical office/ICU ... its ongoing relationship with RWJBarnabas Health, New Jersey’s largest health system. Two years ...
(Date:5/24/2017)... ... ... Altec Products, Inc., a leader in enterprise document management and ... in San Diego, CA. , At nVerge 2017, Altec will be highlighting ... their Sage ERP solutions by providing improved visibility and control to the entire document ...
(Date:5/24/2017)... ... May 24, 2017 , ... Dr. Manju R. Kejriwal, ... ClearCorrect orthodontics, with or without a referral. Dr. Kejriwal understands the emotional and ... convenient, clear braces in Cincinnati, OH. Patients no longer need to feel the esthetic ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:5/22/2017)... Fla. , May 22, 2017  As ... as a whole continue to make the revolutionary ... becomes increasingly important for ensuring positive patient outcomes ... industry stakeholders are shifting focus away from clinical ... and effects of long-term specialty drug therapy utilization ...
(Date:5/15/2017)... ATLANTA , May 15, 2017  Amy Baxter ... the industry leader in noninvasive pain relief, was awarded ... MM&M magazine. Baxter was recognized at the MM&M ... New York City on May 10, ... helping the biopharma industry go "beyond the pill."  ...
(Date:5/11/2017)... , May 11, 2017  Thornhill Research Inc. ... been awarded an $8,049,024 USD five-year, firm-fixed-priced, indefinite-quantity/indefinite-delivery ... the Canadian Commercial Corporation (CCC) ( Ottawa, ... Systems to administer general anesthesia to patients requiring ... "The US Marine Corps have been a ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: