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NACDS Foundation Announces 2020-2021 Faculty Scholars

NACDS Foundation today announced the participants for the 2020-2021 Faculty Scholars Program. Five faculty members from pharmacy schools and colleges nationwide have been selected to participate in the 18-month research mentorship program. Experienced community-based researchers from the University of Pittsburgh and the University of Iowa will serve as program facilitators.  The professors of pharmacy selected to participate are:   Huy Hoang, PharmD, Pacific University  Ashley Moody, PharmD, BCACP, Notre Dame of Maryland University  Laura Knockel, PharmD, BCACP, The University of [...]

2020-07-24T10:55:41-04:00July 24th, 2020|Categories: Press Release|Tags: |

Mayo Clinic Physicians Praise NACDS Foundation Research Project

Physicians’ letter recognizes community pharmacy as critical to improving patient access to care; congratulates NACDS Foundation on important work in addressing Latent Tuberculosis Infection Treatment NACDS Foundation-funded research – “Addressing Latent Tuberculosis Infection (LTBI) Treatment Through a Collaborative Care Model With Community Pharmacies and a Health Department” – has received strong validation [...]

2020-07-15T12:54:39-04:00July 15th, 2020|Categories: Press Release|Tags: |

NACDS Foundation Collaborates in Major Effort to Advance Medication Management

Grant builds on successful value-driven model to improve patient health in collaboration with respected researchers at University of Minnesota College of Pharmacy and University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Eshelman School of Pharmacy NACDS Foundation is supporting additional efforts to help Minnesota patients confront high blood pressure, heart disease and diabetes by leveraging [...]

2020-03-11T08:03:37-04:00March 11th, 2020|Categories: Press Release|Tags: |

NACDS Foundation Dinner Raises Nearly $1.9 Million for Public Health and Patient Care Initiatives

Excellence in Patient Care Award recognizes heroes in opioid-abuse prevention and treatment NACDS Foundation President Kathleen Jaeger, at left, and NACDS President and CEO and NACDS Foundation Chairman Steven C. Anderson, IOM, CAE, at right, presented the NACDS Foundation’s Excellence in Patient Care Award to Judy Rosser, executive director of Blair Drug and [...]

2019-12-12T11:02:46-05:00December 12th, 2019|Categories: Press Release|Tags: |

Project Lifeline Community Partner, Researcher to be Honored at NACDS Foundation Dinner for Opioid Abuse Prevention Work

Project Lifeline expands as two pioneers receive Excellence in Patient Care Award: Janice L. Pringle, Ph.D., University of Pittsburgh School of Pharmacy Program Evaluation and Research Unit, and Judy Rosser, Blair Drug and Alcohol Partnerships Project Lifeline – a community partnership and research program initiated by the National Association of Chain Drug Stores (NACDS) [...]

2019-11-19T10:59:09-05:00November 19th, 2019|Categories: Press Release|

Jim Gaffigan to Furnish the Medicine of Laughter during the 21st Annual NACDS Foundation Dinner

Grammy Award-nominated entertainer to headline evening dedicated to improving patient outcomes and public health Jim Gaffigan – one of only ten comedians who has sold out New York City’s Madison Square Garden – will bring his acclaimed and endearing humor 20 blocks north of that iconic venue to thrill attendees at the [...]

2019-10-04T09:54:12-04:00October 4th, 2019|Categories: Press Release|

NACDS Foundation Distributes $235,000 in Scholarships to Advance Patient Care

Palm Beach, Fla. – The NACDS Foundation announced $235,000 in scholarships and grants through the 24th Annual NACDS Foundation Scholarship Program as part of an ongoing commitment to advancing patient care through pharmacy education. The recipients were presented with their awards tonight at an NACDS Foundation event during the NACDS Annual Meeting. This year, the [...]

2019-05-03T13:30:03-04:00May 2nd, 2019|Categories: Press Release|Tags: |

20th Annual NACDS Foundation Dinner Raises $1.8 Million for Patient-Care Initiatives

Dr. Michael Fraser, CEO of ASTHO, receives 2018 Excellence in Patient Care Award New York – The National Association of Chain Drug Stores (NACDS) Foundation celebrated its 20th Annual Foundation Dinner in New York on November 28. The event raised more than $1.8 million, which will help support evidence-based research, pharmacy education and philanthropic [...]

2018-11-29T16:32:42-05:00November 29th, 2018|Categories: Press Release|

Dr. Michael Fraser to Receive 2018 Excellence in Patient Care Award at NACDS Foundation Dinner

CEO of Association of State and Territorial Health Officials has demonstrated public-health leadership, including work on opioid-abuse epidemic Arlington, Va. – The National Association of Chain Drug Stores (NACDS) Foundation will bestow its highest honor to a public-health professional who has contributed distinguished leadership in addressing the opioid-abuse epidemic and in advancing maternal and [...]

2018-11-08T09:12:19-05:00November 8th, 2018|Categories: Press Release|

20th Annual NACDS Foundation Dinner to Feature Acclaimed Entertainer Colin Jost

Saturday Night Live star to further energize evening dedicated to improving patient outcomes and public health Arlington, Va. – Attendees at the 20th Annual National Association of Chain Drug Stores (NACDS) Foundation Dinner will have an opportunity to mark the Foundation’s progress, to celebrate collaboration, and to experience the award-winning and nationally recognized brilliance of entertainer Colin [...]

2018-10-05T14:42:25-04:00October 5th, 2018|Categories: Press Release|Tags: |