2018 Awards

 

Bowl of Hygeia Community Service Award
Established in 1958 by the APhA Foundation, the Bowl of Hygeia Award is considered one of the profession’s most prestigious awards. This award is given in recognition of an individual association member who has made considerable contributions in terms of community service and possesses a record of outstanding civic leadership. The recipient must be a licensed pharmacist practicing in Colorado and current CPS member.

 

Pharmacist of the Year Award
Presented to a licensed pharmacist practicing in Colorado who has demonstrated dedication to the profession of pharmacy, contributed time and effort to Colorado Pharmacists Society (CPS), furthered the profession of pharmacy through community service and embodied those qualities of attitude and leadership which exemplify the profession. This is the highest award of the Association and is awarded to individuals with outstanding and lasting contributions to the profession. The nominee must be a current member of CPS.

 

Student Pharmacist of the Year Award
This award recognizes an outstanding student who has shown dedication to advancing the profession of pharmacy, especially as it is practiced in Colorado. This dedication may be demonstrated through activities related to Colorado Pharmacists Society (CPS), but may also include involvement in other pharmacy organizations, volunteer activities, and legislative advocacy. The award recipient will have taken on leadership roles and encouraged fellow students to advocate for the pharmacy profession. The recipient must be a current active P1 to P4 student at a Colorado school of pharmacy, in good academic standing, and current member of CPS.

 

Pharmacy Technician of the Year Award
This award recognizes an outstanding pharmacy technician who has shown dedication to advancing the profession of pharmacy, especially as it is practiced in Colorado. This dedication may be demonstrated through activities related to Colorado Pharmacists Society (CPS), but may also include involvement in other pharmacy organizations, volunteer activities, and legislative advocacy. The nominee must be a current member of CPS.

 

Distinguished Young Pharmacist Award
This award recognizes excellence in service to the profession and/or community service by a licensed Colorado pharmacist, who has received his/her entry degree in Pharmacy less than nine years ago. The recipient must be a member of CPS in the year selected.

 

NASPA Excellence in Innovation Award
The Excellence in Innovation award is a national award coordinated by the National Alliance of State Pharmacy Associations, and generously sponsored by Upsher-Smith Laboratories, Inc. to recognize and honor a qualified pharmacist who has demonstrated significant innovation in their respective practice, method or service directly or indirectly resulting in improved patient care and/or advancement of the profession of pharmacy.

 

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