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ACP’s Dr. Richard Nicholas Appointed to State Rare Disease Council

OAKWOOD, VA (OCTOBER 5, 2021) – Dr. Richard Nicholas, pharmacy practice department chair at the Appalachian College of Pharmacy, has been appointed by Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam to the state’s new Rare Disease Council. Appointments to the council, created by the General Assembly earlier this year, were announced by the governor last month. The new…Keep Reading ACP’s Dr. Richard Nicholas Appointed to State Rare Disease Council

ACP Welcomes 58 First Year Pharmacy Students

Oakwood, VA (August 17, 2021) – Fifty-eight students arrived on the campus of the Appalachian College of Pharmacy last Wednesday to begin their studies leading to a doctor of pharmacy degree in Virginia’s only three-year doctor of pharmacy program. Students in the incoming class of 2024 represent 15 different states including Virginia, Kentucky, West Virginia,…Keep Reading ACP Welcomes 58 First Year Pharmacy Students

Recent ACP Graduate Earns Prestigious VPhA Harvey Morgan Award

OAKWOOD, VA (JULY 26, 2021)  — Recent Appalachian College of Pharmacy Graduate Bryna Marla Addair, has been selected by the Virginia Pharmacists Association (VPhA) as the 2021 recipient of the prestigious Harvey Morgan Award for Advancing Health Policy. The award is given annually to one student selected from among nominees for the award from pharmacy…Keep Reading Recent ACP Graduate Earns Prestigious VPhA Harvey Morgan Award

Four ACP Students Selected as Virginia AHEC Scholars

OAKWOOD, VA (JUNE 29, 2021) –  Four Appalachian College of Pharmacy students, Maggie Haynes, Kristin Thompson, Danielle Saylor and Kenna Fields have been selected as Virginia American Health Education Centers (AHEC) Scholars. Haynes and Thompson were nominated by Caterina Hernandez, ACP assistant professor in the department of pharmaceutical sciences. Fields was nominated by Angie Mutter,…Keep Reading Four ACP Students Selected as Virginia AHEC Scholars

Students from 3 States Participate in ACP Summer Camp Experience

OAKWOOD, VA (JUNE 29, 2021) –  Students from Virginia, Kentucky and Tennessee took part in a recent summer camp experience offered by the Appalachian College of Pharmacy. Those attending had the opportunity to learn more about the profession of pharmacy through hands-on activities supervised by ACP faculty members. Among the activities offered were conducting patient…Keep Reading Students from 3 States Participate in ACP Summer Camp Experience

ACP Holds Virtual Awards Ceremony

OAKWOOD, VA (June 1, 2021) – Student, faculty and alumni awards were presented recently at the Appalachian College of Pharmacy (ACP) through a virtual ceremony recognizing various achievements. ACP President Mickey McGlothlin welcomed viewers to the virtual ceremony  — the 17th awards day recognition ceremony held at the school. “The Appalachian College of Pharmacy has…Keep Reading ACP Holds Virtual Awards Ceremony

ACP to Offer Summer Camp Experience

OAKWOOD, VA (May 25, 2021) –  Students interested in learning more about the profession of pharmacy have been invited to attend the Appalachian College of Pharmacy’s annual summer camp. This year, the camp will be held on Thursday, June 10, 2021 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. and is free to those attending. Lunch and…Keep Reading ACP to Offer Summer Camp Experience

ACP Confers Doctor of Pharmacy Degrees on 59 Members of the Class of 2021

OAKWOOD, VA (May 1, 2021) –  Fifty-nine members of the Class of 2021 earned their Doctor of Pharmacy degrees, Saturday, May 1 from the Appalachian College of Pharmacy (ACP). An in-person graduation ceremony was held on the lawn in front of McGlothlin Hall on the ACP campus. The ceremony was open to graduates and three…Keep Reading ACP Confers Doctor of Pharmacy Degrees on 59 Members of the Class of 2021

ACP Music and Medicine Elective Gives Rise to Original Song

OAKWOOD, VA (APRIL 26, 2021) –  The healing power of music when coupled with medicine — as well as ways to use music as an education tool — are the focus of the Appalachian College of Pharmacy’s (ACP) music and medicine elective which also resulted in the creation of an original song by three members…Keep Reading ACP Music and Medicine Elective Gives Rise to Original Song

ACP Commencement Exercises Set for May 1

OAKWOOD, VA (APRIL 26, 2021) –  The Appalachian College of Pharmacy will hold in-person commencement exercises, Saturday, May 1, 2021 at 10 a.m. An outdoor ceremony at McGlothlin Hall is planned. John G. Rocovich, chairman of the Harvey W. Peters Research Foundation and  founder and chairman of the board of directors of the Edward Via…Keep Reading ACP Commencement Exercises Set for May 1