Awards and Recognitions

EXCELLENCE AMONG GRADUATE STUDENT RESEARCH

Award Winning Students

Graduate students in the UF College of Pharmacy are regularly recognized nationally and internationally for their excellence in research.

ASCPT 2019

Students in the News

Lamba lab trainees win poster awards at UF Health Cancer Center Research Symposium

Richard Marrero was one of five award winners across the university honored in the graduate student category, while Vivek Shastri was one of two poster winners in the postdoctoral trainee…

Lamba lab trainees win American Society of Hematology Abstract Achievement Awards

Richard Marrero, Nam Nguyen and Vivek Shastri receive the awards during the ASH Annual Meeting held in Atlanta.

Three UF pharmacy students named finalists in Three Minute Thesis Competition

University of Florida College of Pharmacy graduate students Amy Alleyne, Elham Amini and Erin Berthold were three of 10 finalists to compete in UF’s Three Minute Thesis Competition on Nov.…

American Public Health Association honors Golnoosh Alipour-Haris with student community award

Golnoosh Alipour-Haris received the 2021 American Public Health Association Pharmacy Section Student Community Award on Oct. 24.


Graduate Student Awards

The UF College of Pharmacy has three awards given to outstanding senior Ph.D. students who have advanced to candidacy.  Recipients of the award are nominated by faculty and recommended by their departments.  The awardees are chosen by the graduate studies committee:

Robert and Stephany Ruffolo Graduate Education and Research Fellowship

This award recognizes Ph.D. students who have exceptional research accomplishments, including extramural awards, publications and evidence of exemplary leadership, professional activity or service.

Ronald J. and Sally G. Brenner Fellowship

This award recognizes Ph.D. students who have exceptional research accomplishments, including extramural awards, publications and evidence of exemplary leadership, professional activity or service.

Bonnie Avery Advancing Women in Pharmaceutical Sciences Endowment Award

This award is given in memory of our colleague and friend Dr. Bonnie Avery for a student who demonstrates leadership and professionalism, and has been engaged in activities that advance women in the pharmaceutical sciences.

The University of Florida College of Pharmacy awarded these graduate students with the college’s top honors in 2020-21.

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Brian Cicali

Robert and Stephany Ruffolo Graduate Education & Research Fellowship

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Pharmaceutical outcomes and policy

Amir Sarayani

Ronald J. and Sally G. Brenner Fellowship

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Brianna Costales

Bonnie Avery Advancing Women in the Pharmaceutical Sciences Endowment Award

Brianna Costales

Student Profile

Carrying On the Legacy

Lisa Wilson was the first recipient of the Dr. Bonnie Avery Advancing Women in Pharmaceutical Sciences Award.

Lisa Wilson