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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 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: |

Dr. Umair Shah to Receive 2017 Excellence in Patient Care Award at NACDS Foundation Dinner

Arlington, Va. – The National Association of Chain Drug Stores (NACDS) Foundation will bestow its highest honor to a healthcare professional who has been instrumental in the Houston hurricane response and recovery efforts. Umair A. Shah, M.D., M.P.H., executive director and local health authority for Harris County (Texas) Public Health (HCPH), is the recipient [...]

2017-10-26T14:23:31-04:00October 26th, 2017|Categories: Press Release|Tags: |

March of Dimes, NACDS Foundation Emphasize Prevention Focus at Washington, D.C. Event

The NACDS Foundation served as Title Sponsor of the 2017 March of Dimes Gourmet Gala. Pictured here are U.S. Sen. Tom Cotton (R-AR) and his wife, Anna; NACDS Foundation President Kathleen Jaeger; and NACDS President & CEO and NACDS Foundation Chairman Steven C. Anderson, IOM, CAE. Steven C. Anderson, IOM, CAE [...]

2017-05-25T15:22:30-04:00May 24th, 2017|Categories: Press Release|Tags: |

NACDS Foundation Zika Op-ed Featured in Morning Consult

The NACDS Foundation is featured today in Morning Consult's health publication in an op-ed focused on keeping Zika virus prevention top-of-mind. The article, penned by NACDS Foundation President Kathleen Jaeger, includes descriptions of the NACDS Foundation's work with stakeholders—the March of Dimes Foundation and the University of Rhode Island College of Pharmacy—on efforts to protect [...]

2017-05-17T16:02:21-04:00May 17th, 2017|Categories: Press Release|Tags: |

18th Annual NACDS Foundation Dinner Raises $1.94 Million

President and CEO of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Foundation Recognized for Excellence in Patient Care  Emmy-award-winning writer and late-night television host Seth Meyers delivered the keynote address New York – The National Association of Chain Drug Stores (NACDS) Foundation celebrated its 18th Annual Foundation Dinner in New York on December 1. [...]

2017-04-20T17:01:57-04:00December 7th, 2016|Categories: Press Release|Tags: |

CDC Foundation’s Judith Monroe to Receive Award at NACDS Foundation Dinner

Arlington, Va. – Judith A. Monroe, M.D., FAAFP, president and CEO of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Foundation, will accept the 2016 NACDS Foundation Excellence in Patient Care Award at the NACDS Foundation Dinner on December 1, 2016, in New York City. Dr. Monroe and the CDC Foundation have demonstrated a true [...]

2017-04-13T12:23:49-04:00November 14th, 2016|Categories: Press Release|Tags: |

NACDS Foundation Launches Accessible Tuberculosis Treatment and Prevention Study in New Mexico

Arlington, Va. – The NACDS Foundation today announced the launch of its newest research initiative, Improving Access Project: Tuberculosis Testing and Latent Tuberculosis Infection Treatment in Community Pharmacies. The Foundation study, led by principle investigators at the University of New Mexico, is designed to evaluate the impact of expanding access to community testing for latent tuberculosis infections [...]

2016-09-29T11:51:14-04:00September 29th, 2016|Categories: Press Release|Tags: |

Late-Night TV’s Seth Meyers to Keynote 2016 NACDS Foundation Dinner

Arlington, Va. –Emmy-award-winning writer and Saturday Night Live alumnus Seth Meyers will headline the National Association of Chain Drug Stores (NACDS) Foundation Dinner, which will be held on December 1, 2016, in New York City. The sharp-witted and engaging comedian currently hosts Late Night with Seth Meyers on NBC. The New York Timesrecently referred to [...]

2016-09-21T22:41:06-04:00September 21st, 2016|Categories: Press Release|Tags: |

NACDS Foundation Supports Increased HIV Testing Awareness

Arlington, Va. – As public health authorities seek to raise awareness about HIV (human immunodeficiency virus) testing, a study funded by the National Association of Chain Drug Stores (NACDS) Foundation is evaluating a model which may provide patients with increased access to HIV and Hepatitis C testing, and link patients to a specialized physician or [...]

2016-06-27T10:41:40-04:00June 27th, 2016|Categories: Press Release|Tags: |