July 29, 2013

UAMS College of Pharmacy Team named a finalist in National Business Plan Competition

The UAMS College of Pharmacy student team was named one of three the top three finalists in the National Community Pharmacists Association (NCPA) 2013 Good Neighbor Pharmacy NCPA Pruitt-Schutte Student Business Plan Competition. The team of four P4 year students will compete with teams from the University of Oklahoma College of Pharmacy and the University of the Pacific Thomas J. Long School of Pharmacy in a live competition at NCPA’s Annual Convention this October. This year’s competition drew submissions from 39 schools and colleges of pharmacy. The College’s team placed first in the competition in 2012.

  • Bethany Jensen, of Roland, Ark.
  • Emily Kordsmeier, of Sherwood, Ark.
  • Tyler Martin, of Paragould, Ark.
  • Melody Williams, of Springfield, Ark.

The NCPA faculty advisor is Schwanda Flowers, PharmDAssociate Dean for Student Affairs & Faculty Development
Associate Professor, Pharmacy Practice

To view NCPA’s officical release click here.