Pharmacy News

NAPLEX scores reflect
NAPLEX scores reflect
Whether it's placement in a post-graduate fellowship or residency, securing employment with a community pharmacy, or pursuing an advanced degree, Northeastern University Doctor of Pharmacy students are well-prepared and poised to succeed. Our most recent NAPLEX pass rate, representing exam takers from May through August of 2017 (reflecting a majority of the graduates from the PharmD Class ...more
Alumnus Mark Zilner, RPh, Receives School of Pharmacy Distinguished Alumni Award
Alumnus Mark Zilner, RPh, Receives School of Pharmacy Distinguished Alumni Award
Mark Zilner, RPh, PAH'91, Chief Operating Office of Diamond Pharmacy Services, visited campus for this year's convocation ceremony to accept this year’s Distinguished Alumni Award. He noted that one of his Northeastern co-ops at a large nursing home pharmacy provided him with inspiration and ideas on how to grow his parents' pharmacy business in Pennsylvania. After graduation, Mark became Director ...more
Student Anthony Zaki Delivers Memorable Address to 2017 Doctor of Pharmacy Graduates
Student Anthony Zaki Delivers Memorable Address to 2017 Doctor of Pharmacy Graduates
One of the highlights of the Doctor of Pharmacy Hooding and Graduation Ceremony on May 4th was the student address given by Anthony Zaki, class of 2017. In his remarks, Dr. Zaki cleverly articulates the pharmacy student experience at Northeastern, receiving many laughs and even some tears from his listeners. As a beautiful ending to the ceremony, Dr. Zaki demonstrates ...more
Recent Faculty Promotions
The Department of Pharmacy and Health Systems Sciences is proud to announce promotions for three of its faculty: Alexa Carlson, PharmD, was promoted to the rank of Associate Clinical Professor.  Dr. Carlson is a coordinator for the Comprehensive Disease Management Course sequence and has a clinical site at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston.  She was the recipient of the School ...more
Northeastern Alumna, Dr. Afton Wagner, Honored with 2017 Prescott Pharmacy Leadership Award
Northeastern Alumna, Dr. Afton Wagner, Honored with 2017 Prescott Pharmacy Leadership Award
Northeastern Alumna, Dr. Afton M. Wagner, Manager of Federal Affairs for the Health Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS), was honored with the 2017 Prescott Pharmacy Leadership Award during the Annual Meeting of the American Pharmacists Association (APhA) in San Francisco, becoming the first-ever Northeastern alumnus/a to accept this honor. The Prescott Award was established ...more