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Previous recipients of honorary degrees and faculty and student awards of merit.

194th Founders' Day, 2015

Honorary Doctor of Science

Martin Buchalter P’55 (posthumously, received on his behalf by Carol Buchalter)
Founder, Parker Laboratories Inc.

Award of Merit—Faculty

Adeboye Adejare, PhD
Professor of Pharmaceutical Sciences

Award of Merit—Students

Jasjit Dhillon, BI’15
Metazia Drakopoulos PA’16

Article (Honoree) | Article (Undergraduate Student) | Article (Graduate Student) | Article (Faculty) | Photos

193rd Founders' Day, 2014

Honorary Doctor of Science

Harkishan Singh, PhD
Emeritus Professor
Panjab University (Chandigarh, India)

Award of Merit—Faculty

Zhijun Li, PhD
Associate Professor of Bioinformatics

Award of Merit—Students

Snehal Atwe PhD’14

Article (Honoree) | Article (Faculty) | Article (Student) | Photos

192nd Founders' Day, 2013

Honorary Doctor of Science

Joseph L. Fink, III, P'70, JD
Professor of Law and Policy
University of Kentucky College of Pharmacy

Award of Merit—Faculty

Amalia Issa, PhD
Professor of Health Policy and Public Health

Award of Merit—Students

Shubhashis Chakrabarty PhD’13

Article | Photos

191st Founders' Day, 2012

Honorary Doctor of Science

Gerianne Tringali DiPiano, MBA
President and CEO, FemmePharma Global Healthcare, Inc.

Award of Merit—Faculty

Alexander Sidorenko, PhD
Associate Professor of Chemistry & Biochemistry

Award of Merit—Students

Eleonora Gianti PhD’13

Article | Photos

190th Founders' Day, 2011

Honorary Doctor of Science

David R. King
Venture partner, Quaker BioVentures.

Award of Merit—Faculty

Randy Zauhar PhD
Associate Professor of Chemistry

Award of Merit—Students

Thuy Hien Thi Nguyen PhD’13

Article | Photos

189th Founders' Day, 2010

Honorary Doctor of Science

Joseph M. Mahady, MBA
President (Retired), Wyeth Pharmaceuticals

Award of Merit—Faculty

Guillermo Moyna, PhD
Associate Professor of Chemistry

Award of Merit—Students

Brendan O’Brien C’10, Phy’10

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188th Founders' Day, 2009

Honorary Doctor of Science

John A. Borneman, III, P’52, RPh
Chairman, Homoeopathic Pharmacopoeia Convention of the United States

Award of Merit—Faculty

Dr. Vojislava Torbica-Pophristic, PhD
Assistant Professor of Chemistry and Biochemistry

Award of Merit—Students

Safak Paker-Leggs PhD’09

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187th Founders' Day, 2008

Honorary Doctor of Science

Leonard S. Jacob BI’70, MD, PhD
Chairman, Life Science Advisors; and Founder/Past Chairman and CEO, InKine Pharmaceutical Co.

Award of Merit—Faculty

Melanie B. Oates, PhD
Assistant Professor of Pharmaceutical and Healthcare Business/Pharmacy Administration

Award of Merit—Students

Anne (Maggie) Murphy PharmD’11

186th Founders' Day, 2007

Honorary Doctor of Science

Frank Baldino, Jr., PhD (deceased)
Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Cephalon, Inc.

Award of Merit—Faculty

Cathy Poon, PharmD
Associate professor of clinical pharmacy

Award of Merit—Students

Laura Unger BI’07


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