PharmGradWishlist partnerships have led to scholarships being awarded to several racially and ethnically minoritized individuals who are leading amazing work in the pharmacy world! Our partnership Kelley D. Carlstrom, PharmD BCOP and Phi Lambda Sigma (PLS) are just two additions to our growing list of collaborations!
Help us celebrate winners of these scholarship opportunities - Christine Munoz, Pharm.D. and Gabriela Andonie, Pharm.D.!
Christine Munoz, Pharm.D.
Award: ELO Blueprint Program
Pharmacy School: UNT System College of Pharmacy
Current Position: Staff Pharmacist
Future Goals: Dr. Munoz is a self-motivated pharmacist working in a community hospital which offers a variety of oncology services. She takes pride in educating her patients, most of whom have a language barrier. Through the ELO Blueprint Program, Dr. Munoz hopes to gain a strong oncology foundation in order to continue educating her patients and prepare for board certification in oncology pharmacy (BCOP)!
Gabriela Andonie, Pharm.D., BCIDP, AAHIVP
Award: PLS National Executive Committee (NEC) Leader Academy
Pharmacy School: Xavier University of Louisiana College of Pharmacy
Post-graduate Training: PGY1 University Medical Center New Orleans; PGY2 ID University Health
Current Position: Clinical Pharmacy Specialist, Infectious Diseases at University of Louisiana Monroe School of Pharmacy, New Orleans Campus
Current PLS Role: Faculty Advisor, Alpha Omega Chapter
Future Goals: Dr. Andonie is a first-generation college student and is passionate about passing along knowledge to future generations. She has a strong interest in Global Health and facilitates opportunities for ULM students to participate in medical mission trips and a pharmacy student exchange program with a pharmacy school in South Africa. In her role as PLS Faculty Advisor, she supervises about 30 PLS collegiate members and manages the PLS Twitter account. She is excited to use the skills she will learn in the PLS NEC Leader Academy to become a better professor, clinician, and advisor to her learners!