Each year ACP presents a number of awards to those who have achieved significant success in their academic, professional, and leadership pursuits relevant to pharmacy practice in Alberta.
Pharmacy Technician Award of Achievement
Awarded to the Alberta pharmacy technician with the highest mark on the Pharmacy Examining Board of Canada’s Qualifying Exam for Entry to Practice as a Pharmacy Technician.
2017 Winner - Jennifer Bibby
Jennifer is a graduate of the Pharmacy Technician program at Bow Valley College. She was presented her award at the 27th annual Alberta Pharmacy Technician Conference in Edmonton.
ACP Gold Medal
Awarded to the graduating pharmacist student from the University of Alberta’s Faculty of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences with the highest academic standing.
2017 Winner - Jenna Buxton
Leadership Development Award
Awarded to a third or fourth year pharmacist student at the University of Alberta’s Faculty of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences who has demonstrated exemplary professionalism, leadership, and citizenship.
2017 Winner - Aliaksandr Savin
In addition to his current role as President of the Alberta Pharmacy Students Association (APSA), Aliaks has gained leadership experience through his volunteer work at the Misericordia Hospital and Campus Food Bank.
Honorary Life Membership
A retired pharmacist, Mike is the founder and curator of the Castor Pharmacy Museum. The displays feature original cabinetry, products, and items found in Alberta pharmacies dating back to the late 1800s. It is a must-see for pharmacists and history buffs alike and is a true Alberta hidden gem.