Distinguished Young Pharmacist Award

 

The Distinguished Young Pharmacist Award is presented annually to young pharmacists, across the United States. This award recognizes individual excellence and outstanding contribution to pharmacy associations and communities. Pharmacists Mutual Insurance Company proudly sponsors this award, while each state pharmacy association selects the recipient for each year.  The criteria to be selected for this award is as follows:

  • Obtained a Degree in Pharmacy within the last ten years (2012 graduation date or later)
  • Must be a licensed Pharmacist within the state selected and be in good standing to practice
  • Must be a current member of the state association with active participation
  • Must participate in national pharmacy associations, professional programs, and/or community service

2022 Distinguished Young Pharmacist Award Recipients

  • Alabama Pharmacy Association - Jessica Hung, Pharm.D.
  • Alaska Pharmacists Association - Catherine Arnatt, PharmD, MS, BCPP
  • Arizona Pharmacy Association - Matthew Gotfryd
  • Arkansas Pharmacists Association - Allie Staton, Pharm.D.
  • California Pharmacists Association - Mariana Dykhne, PharmD, BCACP, APh, CDCES
  • Colorado Pharmacists Society - Alvin B. Oung, PharmD, BCACP
  • Connecticut Pharmacists Association - Matthew Merola, PharmD
  • Delaware Pharmacists Society - Rebecca R. Marcinak, PharmD
  • Florida Pharmacy Association - Laura Rhodes, PharmD, BCACP
  • Georgia Pharmacy Association - Patrick M. Chancy, PharmD
  • Illinois Pharmacists Association - J. Cody Sandusky, Pharm.D.
  • Kansas Pharmacists Association - Julie Keeton, PharmD
  • Kentucky Pharmacists Association - Nathan Hughes, PharmD
  • Louisiana Pharmacists Association - Aaron Head, Pharm.D.
  • Maryland Pharmacists Association - Lauren C. Haggerty, PharmD, BCACP
  • Mississippi Pharmacists Association - Jordan Marie Ballou, PharmD, BCACP
  • Missouri Pharmacy Association - Anne Eisenbeis, PharmD, MBA
  • Montana Pharmacy Association - Jenner Minto, Pharm.D.
  • New Mexico Pharmacists Association - Rebecca DeMoss, PharmD, BS
  • New York Pharmacists Association - Kelly Bach, Pharm.D., BCPS, BCCCP, BCGP
  • North Carolina Association of Pharmacists - Allie Fay, PharmD
  • North Dakota Pharmacists Association - Melissa Gilbraith, Pharm.D.
  • Ohio Pharmacists Association - Jangus Whitner, PharmD, MHA
  • Oklahoma Pharmacists Association - Audrey Earhart, Pharm.D.
  • Pharmacy Society of Wisconsin - Anita Kashyap, PharmD, BCACP
  • Rhode Island Pharmacists Association - Eugenio Fernandez Jr., Pharm.D.
  • South Carolina Pharmacy Association - Talisha Payne Ratliff, PharmD
  • Tennessee Pharmacists Association - Tyler S. Dougherty, PharmD, BCACP
  • Texas Pharmacy Association - Ben McNabb, Pharm.D.
  • Virginia Pharmacists Association - Joe Cusimano, Pharm.D., BCPP
  • Wyoming Pharmacy Association - Camilla Hancock, PharmD