Honours & Awards
2019 Pharmacist of the Year
This award is given annually to a Manitoba pharmacist who, in the opinion of his/ her peers, has made a significant contribution to the profession during his/her career, has been elected to office in provincial and/or national pharmacy organizations and possesses high practice standards and innovation.
Bonnie Schultz Memorial Award for Pharmacy Practice Excellence
The Bonnie Schultz Memorial Award for Practice Excellence is given on occasion to a pharmacist who demonstrates outstanding excellence in optimizing patient care, serving as a role model, demonstrating superior communication skills, and displaying compassion, empathy, and concern.
Patient Safety Award
Safety IQ Team (Ronda Eros, Rachel Carlson, Gus Gottfred, Jill Hardy)
This award recognizes the achievement of an individual pharmacist, a group of pharmacists, an interdisciplinary group (that includes a pharmacist or pharmacists as key participants) or a pharmacy organization that has made a significant and lasting contribution to improving patient safety and health care quality through a specific initiative or project.
Carmen Catizone, Executive Director, NABP
Young Leader Awards
Jenna Esteban Villarba & Lani Kotyrba
This award is given to recently licensed pharmacists (practicing 1 to 5 years post-graduation) and to pharmacy students in their final year of study who have made a professional contribution to patient care, the pharmacy profession or amongst their colleagues and peers at the University of Manitoba College Of Pharmacy.