Student Honors and Awards

Pharmacy student honors and awards

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Rick Trujillo

Student Awards & Recognition Ceremony

Each spring, the School's dean hosts a Student Awards & Recognition Ceremony to highlight the achievements of UCSF PharmD students. This dinner, sponsored by Ralphs, Inc., recognizes pharmacy students for awards received at the campus, state, and national level as well as the recipients of School of Pharmacy scholarships.

Bowl of Hygeia

The Bowl of Hygeia Award is the highest honor given to a graduating student in the UCSF School of Pharmacy.

More student honors and awards

Apr 2022

2022 Mary Anne Koda-Kimble Seed Awards for Innovation

Jun 2021

2021 Student Awards and Recognitions

Apr 2021

Mary Anne Koda-Kimble Seed Awards for Innovation, Pharmacist-led mental health platform

Mar 2021

Division II National Skills Competition at the National Pharmaceutical Association (NPhA)

Jun 2020

American College of Clinical Pharmacy (ACCP) Clinical Research Challenge

Jun 2020

2020 Student Awards and Recognitions

May 2020

UCSF team takes first place in national pharmacy and therapeutics (P&T) competition

Jun 2019

2019 Student Awards and Recognitions

Mar 2019

Mary Anne Koda-Kimble Seed Award for Innovation, Student-Taught Education in Pharmacy

Jun 2018

Tumor analysis, prediction of transplant complications, and management of blood potassium levels take top honors at annual seminar

Jun 2018

2018 Student Awards and Recognitions

Feb 2018

Koda-Kimble Seed Award fuels eight original research projects

Jun 2017

2017 Student Awards and Recognitions

Feb 2017

Koda-Kimble Seed Award recipients explore ‘blue-sky’ projects

Aug 2016 UCSF student pharmacists win division in Clinical Skills Competition

May 2016

Classroom pharmacogenetics, post-hospital medications, and post-brain-surgery drugs take top honors

May 2016 2016 Awards Dinner honors student achievements
Feb 2016 Koda-Kimble Seed Award funds innovative projects

May 2014

Label warnings, antibiotic measurements, cancer therapies, and smoking interventions take top honors at annual seminar

May 2013

Posters tracking beta blocker side effects, antibiotic use, blood thinner adherence take top seminar honors

Aug 2012

Q&A with UCSF student pharmacist winners of national clinical skills competition

May 2012

Cancer drug dosing in kids, medication-related delirium, and battery swallowing take top honors at seminar

Apr 2012

PLS chapter wins national leadership challenge grant

May 2011

Hilary Campbell wins student pharmacist of the year award

Dec 2010

Jennifer Murphy and Rachelle Bermingham win ASHP Clinical Skills Competition

Oct 2010

Kusaka wins CSHP Student Leadership Award

May 2010

UCSF student pharmacists win National Student Pharmacy and Therapeutics Competition

Apr 2010

Pong wins National Patient Counseling Competition

Mar 2010

Pong wins California Patient Counseling Competition

Jun 2009

Yi Receives Award for GLBT Leadership

May 2009

Hertema Honored with Service Award

Dec 2008

Elmore and Clemens Win 2008 Clinical Skills Competition

Mar 2008

Koda-Kimble, Day, Yokoyama, Academy of Student Pharmacists, and Former Pharmacy Students Recognized at 2008 Annual APhA Meeting

Mar 2006

Pharmacy Students Win National Award for Medicare Part D Outreach

May 2004

Pharmacy Students Receive National Awards

Faculty honors and awards

Prestigious recognition

On this page the School lists honors and awards received by UCSF doctor of pharmacy (PharmD) students and recent graduates.

Please contact us about new achievements for current students, or to report errors or omissions. Graduates who have received honors or awards, please connect with the Pharmacy Alumni Association.