Vancouver, BC

2017 Award Recipients

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Past President AwardDr. Tim Lau
Distinguished Service AwardUncontested
Meritorious Service AwardDr. Marianna Leung
Mentorship AwardMr. Mark Collins
New Hospital Pharmacy Practitioner AwardDr. Tamara Mihic
Doctor of Pharmacy AwardMs. Renee Dagenais
Publication Award – Original ArticleLee C, Lo A, Ubhi K, et al.  Outcome after Discontinuation of Proton Pump Inhibitors at a Residential Care Site: Quality Improvement Project. Can J Hosp Pharm. 2017; 70(3): 215‐223.
Publication Award – Review ArticleBarry AR, et al.   Short‐ versus standard‐term dual antiplatelet therapy after percutaneous coronary intervention with drug‐eluting stent implantation: a meta‐ analysis. J Cardiol 2017; 69:353‐8.
Pharmacy Practice Residency Award – 4 Awards
(Sponsor: Pfizer Canada Inc.)
Ms. Jolene Guenter: Evaluating Genomic Biomarkers Associated with Resistance or Sensitivity to Chemotherapy in Patients with Advanced Breast and Colorectal Cancer

Mr. Robert Wright: Characterization of Prescribed Immunosuppression Reduction in Kidney Transplant Patients

Ms. Lisa Yip: Management of Acute Agitation and Aggression in Children and Adolescents with Quetiapine in the Emergency Department (2ACT)

Mr. Mitch Prasad: Health Authority Pharmacists’ Perceptions of Independent Pharmacist Prescribing

Pharmacy Practice (AGM Poster) Award 
Maria Machado Memorial Education Program AwardZahra Kanji – Delirium in the Intensive Care Unit, A Guide for Families and Patients
Continuing Education Travel Grant
(Sponsor: Fresenius Kabi Canada Ltd.)
Ms. Janice Munroe, Ms. Trina Nguyen, Ms. Nadia McTaggart, Ms. Aleisha Enemark
Hospital Participation Award

– Small Hospital

– Medium Hospital

– Large Hospital


Ridge Meadows Hospital

Peace Arch Hospital

Children’s & Women’s Health Centre of BC

Pharmacy Awareness Month Award

– Small Hospital

– Medium Hospital

– Large Hospital



Jim Pattison Outpatient Care and Surgery Centre

St. Paul’s Hospital

Future Professional Student Award
(Sponsor: McKesson)
Mr. Jackson Stewart
Most Outstanding Recruiter of Members Award 
Most Outstanding Recruiter of Student Supporters Award 
Recruitment Raffle Draw WinnersMs. Karin Chisholm, Ms. Shelagh Martinson, Mr. Will Shum, Mr. Jackson Stewart