Appointments and Accolades for UConn Pharmacy at the 2018 CPA Awards

UConn School of Pharmacy at 2018 CPA awards
Left to right: Andrew Vilcinskas '20, Christie Costello '20, Assoc. Professor Marissa Salvo, Assoc. Dean Phil Hritcko, Assoc. Professor Christina Polomoff, George Shyu '19, Dean James Halpert, Sean Jeffery '95

This year’s Connecticut Pharmacist’s Association‘s (CPA) 142ndAnnual Awards & Installation Banquet at the 2018 New England Pharmacists Convention resulted in a number of UConn School of Pharmacy accolades.

Associate Clinical Professor of Pharmacy Practice, Marissa Salvo, Pharm.D., BCACP, was appointed to the position of 2nd Vice President of CPA’s Board of Directors for the 2018-2019 year. This will be Marissa’s fifth year working on the Board.

Christina Polomoff, Assistant Clinical Professor of Pharmacy Practice, was also recognized as the 2018 Distinguished Young Pharmacist award.

UConn students at CPA awards
Student scholarship recipients, left to right, Andrew Vilcinskas ’20, Henry A. Palmer Scholarship; Christie Costello ’20, Gerard H. Weitzman Memorial Scholarship; Phil Hritcko (Associate Dean for Admissions and Student Affairs); George Shyu ’19, Murray Abraham Memorial Scholarship.

UConn School of Pharmacy students who were CPA scholarship recipients include:

  • Andrew Vilcinskas ’20, Henry A. Palmer Scholarship
  • Christie Costello ’20, Gerard H. Weitzman Memorial Scholarship
  • George Shyu ’19, Murray Abraham Memorial Scholarship

Congratulations to all!