Awards and Recognition

Our practice educators are a big part of what makes UBC Pharm Sci such a great pharmacy program. We applaud all of you for acknowledging the shared commitment and responsibility of educating the pharmacists of tomorrow. Your expertise and commitment to the profession are essential in preparing UBC pharmacy students for their entry to practice. The Pharm Sci program and its students deeply appreciate the positive and long-lasting impact your mentoring offers in facilitating the personal and professional growth of new pharmacists.

Awards

The OEE is pleased to recognize many of our volunteer partners each year with two types of awards: the Practice Educator of the Year Award and the new Outstanding Partner in Experiential Education Award.

Practice Educator of the Year Award

The Practice Educator of the Year Award is a student-nominated award, and is presented annually to practice educators in each of the undergraduate Entry-to-Practice PharmD practicum courses, as well as practice educators from the Structured Practical Training (SPT) experiences of the Canadian Pharmacy Practice Program (CP3), and finally for practice educators precepting in the Flexible PharmD program practicum courses. This award recognizes outstanding and exemplary individuals who have distinguished themselves as practice educators in each of these educational programs.

Award Criteria

Outstanding Partner in Experiential Education Award

The Outstanding Partner in Experiential Education Award recognizes an individual that has demonstrated a dedication to and made significant contributions to experiential education in our programs. Individuals who contribute to experiential education in any of the undergraduate Entry-to-Practice PharmD practicum or service learning courses, Structured Practical Training (SPT) experiences of the Canadian Pharmacy Practice Program (CP3), and Flexible PharmD program practicum courses are all eligible for this award. Nominations for this award may be submitted by students, faculty members, colleagues, supervisors, clinical coordinators, or others that can specifically comment on the individual’s contributions.

Award Criteria

Award Recipients

Pharmacy Practice Educator of the Year Award – 2020
Pharmacy Practice Educator of the Year Award - Summer Session 2019
Pharmacy Practice Educator of the Year Award - Winter Session 2018/2019
Pharmacy Practice Educator of the Year Award - Summer Session 2018
Pharmacy Practice Educator of the Year Award - Winter Session 2017/2018
Pharmacy Practice Educator of the Year Award - Summer Practicums and Structured Practical Training Cohorts of 2017
Pharmacy Practice Educator of the Year Award - Winter Session 2016/2017
Pharmacy Practice Educator of the Year Award - Summer Session 2016

Stories about our Practice Educators

Honouring Our Partners in Clinical Education