Dr. Jamie L. McConaha, associate professor of pharmacy practice, has been named the 2012 Distinguished Young Pharmacist of the Year in Pennsylvania by Pharmacists Mutual Companies.
The award was presented to McConaha at the recent meeting of the Pennsylvania Pharmacists Association in recognition of her outstanding contributions in state pharmacy association activities, community affairs and professional practice.
McConaha, who received her pharmacy doctorate from Duquesne in 2007, joined the School of Pharmacy faculty in 2009. She is the director of the Duquesne University Mylan School of Pharmacy/Giant Eagle Pharmacy Community Practice Residency program.
At the Giant Eagle pharmacies in Wexford, Bethel Park and McMurray, McConaha also works with patients to improve health outcomes and quality of life through disease prevention and disease-state management programs. In addition, she serves as a faculty preceptor for advanced pharmacy practice experience student pharmacists, Duquesne community practice residents and academic and teaching fellows.
Grants Received [August 26, 2015]
Funds totaling $160,000 were awarded to the Bayer School of Natural and Environmental Sciences and the School of Education.
DU in the News [August 2015]
News coverage highlighting Duquesne’s experts and initiatives.
Grants Received [August 19, 2015]
Funds totaling $29,100 were awarded to the Mary Pappert School of Music and the Small Business Development Center (SBDC).
- Grants Received [August 26, 2015]
New Crowdfunding, Urban Plunge Initiatives Boost Cross-Cultural Missions
While Spring Break provides an opportunity for students to vacation or stay home for relaxation, 65 Duquesne students and staff will take this time to embark on Cross-Cultural Mission Experiences (CCME) that will impact six different areas in the country.
- New Crowdfunding, Urban Plunge Initiatives Boost Cross-Cultural Missions