Erin McCreary Selected To ACCP Committee
Sept. 23, 2014
AUBURN UNIVERSITY, Ala. – Erin McCreary, a fourth-year pharmacy student in Auburn’s Harrison School of Pharmacy, has been appointed secretary for the American College of Clinical Pharmacy National Student Network Advisory Committee. She will assume the position at the ACCP Annual Meeting, Oct. 12-15 in Austin, Texas.
The National Student Network Advisory Committee is an ACCP committee composed of leaders and members-at-large appointed each year by the ACCP President-Elect. Members of the committee play a role in the development of new programs and services for student members.
“I am thrilled to have the opportunity to work with student leaders from pharmacy schools across the country to increase student involvement in ACCP and to promote collaboration between healthcare providers that will ultimately advance the profession of pharmacy,” said McCreary.
“I hope to learn from the best and brightest in our field about what it takes to extend the frontiers of clinical pharmacy practice and to consistently demonstrate excellence in patient care. It is an honor to represent Auburn and the Harrison School of Pharmacy on this committee this year.”
To be considered for the committee, applicants must submit a curriculum vitae, a personal essay and a letter of recommendation from a professor, preceptor, or an academic Dean or his/her designee.
Current committee officers are Kyle Strnad (Chair, Thomas Jefferson University Jefferson School of Pharmacy, Tyler Vest (Vice Chair, University of Cincinnati James L. Winkle College of Pharmacy) and McCreary (Secretary, Auburn University Harrison School of Pharmacy)
At-large members of the committee are Matthew Atkinson (Oregon State University/Oregon Health & Science University College of Pharmacy), Kelsey Billups (Virginia Commonwealth University at the Medical College of Virginia Campus School of Pharmacy), Timothy Howze (University of Tennessee Health Science Center College of Pharmacy), Jennifer Koehl (University of California, San Francisco School of Pharmacy), Ruby Lee (St. John's University College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences), Alexander Olinger (South Dakota State University College of Pharmacy), Jinhee Park (University at Buffalo The State University of New York School of Pharmacy & Pharmaceutical Sciences), and Rebecca Pulk (University of Minnesota College of Pharmacy).
About the Harrison School of Pharmacy
Auburn University’s Harrison School of Pharmacy is ranked among the top 20 percent of all pharmacy schools in the United States, according to U.S. News & World Report. Fully accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), the School offers doctoral degrees in pharmacy (Pharm.D.) and pharmaceutical sciences (Ph.D.) while also offering a master’s in pharmaceutical sciences. For more information about the School, please call 334.844.8348 or visit http://pharmacy.auburn.edu.
Last Updated: Dec. 11, 2014