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Gloria Niemeyer Francke Leadership Mentor Award

2020 Gloria Niemeyer Francke Leadership Mentor Award recipient: Nancy A. Alvarez, PharmD, BCPS, FAPhA

 

 

This award recognizes an individual who has promoted and encouraged pharmacists to attain leadership positions within pharmacy through example as role model and mentor. The pharmacist for whom the award is named – Gloria Niemeyer Francke, PharmD – personally exemplified the award’s criteria. Gloria Niemeyer Francke, 1986 APhA Honorary President and 1987 Remington Honor Medalist, inspired and mentored future leaders throughout her illustrious pharmacy career.

Nominate a colleague by Sept. 10

Evaluation Criteria

Any APhA member whose efforts or activities have significantly contributed to promoting leadership in others is eligible for this award. The recipient of the APhA Gloria Niemeyer Francke Leadership Mentor Award will be an individual who has promoted and encouraged pharmacists to attain leadership positions within pharmacy through example as a role model and as a mentor. Nominations must be made by an APhA Member. Remington Honor Medalists are not eligible.

Nomination process

The nominator is responsible for submitting a complete award nomination at the following link: Award Nomination Form. The deadline for nominations is September 10 annually.

The nomination is to include the following items:

A letter from the nominator describing the most important achievements of the nominee and explaining why the nominee meets the criteria for the award

Letters of recommendation are optional; two letters are preferred with a maximum of six accepted letters

A current curriculum vitae or detailed résumé

Selection process

The selection is made by the past recipients of the award.

Nature of award

The award consists of a crystal memento bearing the likeness of the APhA building and the name of the recipient, a complimentary APhA Annual Meeting & Exposition registration, and reimbursement for meeting-related travel expenses, according to current travel policies and up to the maximum amount budgeted by APhA.

Past recipients

2021 Albert Wertheimer

2020 Nancy Alvarez

2019 Milap Nahata

2018 Lucinda Maine

2017 Thomas P. Reinders

2016 Michael A. Moné

2015 Todd D. Sorensen

2014 Ralph L. Saroyan

2013 Douglas A. Miller

2012 Cynthia J. Boyle

2011 Julie K. Johnson

2010 Barbara G. Wells

2009 Marialice S. Bennett

2008 Rebecca P. Snead

2007 Nicholas G. Popovich

2006 Colonel John D. Grabenstein

2005 Metta Lou Henderson

2004 Sister Margaret Wright

2003 Mary L. Euler

2002 Marianne R. Rollings

2001 William A. Hopkins, Jr.

2000 Dennis J. McCallian

1999 Melinda C. Joyce

1998 William Arlyn Kloesel

1997 JoLaine R. Draugalis

1996 Rebecca Wheeler Chater

1995 Thomas R. Temple

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