UF chapter named FSHP Student Society of the Year

IMG_0169(1crop)The Florida Society of Health-System Pharmacists, or FSHP, recognized the College of Pharmacy’s Gainesville student chapter as its Student Society of the Year during FSHP’s annual meeting in Orlando. Aklil Hiruy, a third-year Pharm.D. student and chapter president, accepted the award on behalf of nearly 20 University of Florida student representatives that attended the event. The Gainesville student chapter took home the top honors for the first time in an award category that debuted last year. The chapter aims to promote and engage students in hospital and health-system pharmacy careers and is an officially recognized student society of the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists.