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Previously Awarded Foundation Grants

The following individuals were awarded Educational Foundation grants in previous years.





 2017 Grant Recipients:

Joni Carroll -


Utilizing Prescription Dispensing Data to Engage Prescribers in Collaborative Care with Community Pharmacists  Coming soon!

Angela DipPaola   

- $1,000

Patients' Perceptions of Barriers to Opioid Safety Counseling in a Grocery Store Pharmacy  Coming Soon!

Nicole Handlow - $1,000

Effects of pharmacists intervention and education on adults with diabetes mellitus in a patient-centered medical home  Coming Soon!

Karen Hoang -


Patient Preferences for Engagement in a Community Pharmacy-Based Diabetes Self-Management Education Program  Coming Soon!

Mara Rubin -


High Prevalence of STIs Among Female Adolescents and Young Adults: Perspectives on the Role of Pharmacists Engagement and Interventions Click HERE for the full report.
 2016 Grant Recipients:
Elizabeth Bunk - $500

Pharmacists’and student pharmacists’ perceptions and baseline knowledge assessment on the naloxone standing order in community pharmacies.

Coming Soon!
Alana Grabigel - $1,000

The Pharmacist’s Perception of Electronic Cigarettes

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Natalie Kokta - $680

Appropriate Antimicrobial Selection in Dental Practice

Click HERE for the full report.


Click HERE to view the Appendix.

Danielle Mayer - $1,000

Increasing childhood influenza vaccinations in the community pharmacy setting: what factors are most important?

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Rebecca Wytiaz - $1,000

Children’s Perceptions of Self-Care and Medication Adherence Mobile Applications: Implications for Pharmacist Provided Counseling

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2015 Grant Recipients
Hailey Choi - $700

Medication Discrepancies in the Dental Record: Implications on Oral Health

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Gale Garmong - $1,000

Impact of Pharmacist Coaching on Targeted Medication Review Completion Rates in a Traditional Chain Community Pharmacy

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Michele Hebda - $993.06

Evaluation of the impact of pharmacist-run “Courage to Quit” group tobacco cessation classes on abstinence rates in patients prescribed varenicline or bupropion in a Patient-Centered Medical Home (PCMH) practice


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Click HERE for table 1.
Kyle McCormick - $600

Patient Activation as a Measure of Medication List Accuracy

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Michelle Myers - $1,000

Pharmacist-led Improvements to Care Coordination for Patients on Long-Acting Injectable Antipsychotics Transitioning from Hospital to Home

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2014 Grant Recipients
Amy Haver - $700 Improving care of older adults: provider and staff perceptions of Pharmacist-led InterVentions on Transitions of Seniors  
Margaret LaBuz - $1,000 Patient’s Perspectives on HealthCare Providers (HCPs) View the report here.
Elizabeth McCartney - $1,000 Mobile application features sought after by patients of a grocery store chain pharmacy View the full manuscript here.
Lauren Osgood - $1,000 For Assessing Knowledge, Barriers, and Attitudes Regarding Pertussis and Pharmacists’ Immunization Services  

View the full manuscript here.


View tables here.
Gary Tedesco - $1,000 "Courage to Quit” Group Tobacco Cessation  
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