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Alumni Association

Chicago College of Pharmacy


Midwestern University alumni stay connected to each other and the University through events held during the year and across the country. Why not join us at future MWU alumni receptions, fundraisers, and continuing education programs?

2016 CCP Alumni Council

Mission

The mission of this Association is to create a mechanism for graduates of the Chicago College of Pharmacy (CCP) to further professional opportunities, continue friendships, participate as a mentor, and to enhance the educational opportunities of any member of the CCP program of Midwestern University, including students, faculty and alumni. This Association will maintain a close relationship with CCP and the University as a whole to ensure that the above objectives are met.

Council Members

Negin Kiyavash, Pharm.D. `04 - President 
Sarah Slater, Pharm.D. `12 - President Elect
Chase Williams, Pharm.D. `06 -  Past President

Abimbola A. Akinlawon, Pharm.D. '06 
Laura Bloodgood, R.Ph. `97
Megan Corrigan, Pharm.D., BCPS. `06
Sara Giaimo, Pharm.D. `06
Neel Jani, Pharm.D. `08
Dawn Koselleck, Pharm.D. `06 AGO 
Ryan Morris, Pharm.D. `09
Shan Siddique, Pharm.D. `14
Melissa Watkins, Pharm. D. `06
Malgorzata E. Zielonka, Pharm.D. `05

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Alumni Awards

Nomination Requirements
As part of the nomination form, nominators must submit a 250 word or more statement establishing the candidate's qualifications with clear and concise detail as to why he/she should be selected for the award.

Incomplete nomination packets will not be considered. All nominations are due by July 1 and will be presented at the annual fall alumni event.

Nomination Form

CCP Alumnus of the Year

This award recognizes an alumnus who has worked to promote the presence and reputation of the Chicago College of Pharmacy. The recipient is one who has made significant contributions to the profession of pharmacy and/or to the community and has been publicly acknowledged by another organization for their leadership and service.

Year Awarded CCP Alumnus Class Year

2002

Amir Masood, Pharm.D.

2000

2003

Edward Cohen, Pharm. D.

2000

2004

Sheri L. Stensland, Pharm.D.

1995

2005

Susan Cornell, Pharm.D.

2002

2006

Timothy Todd, Pharm.D.

1996

2007

Lynette Audickas, Pharm.D.

1995

2008

Elaine Ladd, Pharm.D.

2005

2009

Amber Briggs, Pharm.D.

2002

2010

Charles Turck, Pharm.D.

2004

2011

Bryan Kuhn, Pharm.D.

2000 

2012

Jennifer D'Souza, Pharm.D.

2003

2013

Sarah M. Wieczorkiewicz, Pharm.D., BCPS

2005

2015                                  

Iqbal Atcha, R.Ph., M.B.A., SPHR

1999

2016

Mayur V. Shah, Pharm.D.

2000


CCP Alumni Service Award

This award recognizes an alumnus for outstanding service to the Chicago College of Pharmacy. Service includes precepting students, interviewing prospective students and participating in alumni council activities.    

Year Awarded CCP Alumnus Class Year

2015                                

Dana Puljan, Pharm.D.                             

2008

2016

Anna (Bogdanowicz) Suwada, Pharm.D., BCPS 

2011


Rising Star Alumni Award

This award recognizes an alumnus with five or less years of pharmacy practice for their outstanding service to the profession, clinical practice, scholarship, or teaching.  This award also recognizes the recipient's potential for future activities.

Year Awarded CCP Alumnus Class Year

2015                                

Lisa DiGrazia, Pharm.D.                          

2011

2016

Veeral Tushar Vyas, Pharm.D.

2015


Midwestern University Regional Receptions

Consistent with our mission to enhance relationships with alumni and inspire affinity and philanthropic support, the Office of Development & Alumni Relations has made it a priority to work with interested alumni to co-host Regional Alumni Receptions.

The benefits of holding Regional Alumni Receptions include providing alumni with updates about academic programs, sharing facility improvements on campus and providing opportunities for alumni to mix and mingle. Remarks by the co-host, key faculty and representatives of the Office of Development & Alumni Relations are part of the evening.