|2019 MPhA Awards|
Nominate a Friend or Colleague Today for MPhA Awards and Recognition
The Minnesota Pharmacists Association annually recognizes leaders in the field of pharmacy. Award recipients are nominated by their peers, and selected by a committee appointed by the MPhA President. Awards will be presented at the MPhA Annual Meeting.
We welcome your nomination of pharmacy leaders to be recognized for the awards listed below. Nomination form(s) should be submitted along with letters of support to the MPhA office. More information, including MPhA’s policy on awards and a full listing of past recipients can be found on the MPhA Awards page.
Sponsored by the Minnesota Pharmacists Association, the Popp Award was established by MPhA in 1969 in honor of the late Senator Harold R. Popp to recognize one pharmacist annually for outstanding services to the profession of pharmacy. This is the highest honor bestowed by the association. This award is presented at the MPhA Annual Meeting.
Sponsored by the American Pharmacists Association Foundation and the National Alliance of State Pharmacy Associations with support from Boehringer Ingelheim, the Bowl of Hygeia recognizes pharmacists who possess outstanding records of civic leadership in their own communities, from which their specific identification as a pharmacist reflects well on the profession. This award is presented at the MPhA Annual Meeting.
Sponsored by Pharmacists Mutual Companies, the Distinguished Young Pharmacist Award recognizes a young pharmacist within his/her first ten years of practice who has distinguished himself/herself in the field of pharmacy. This pharmacist is also a participant in national pharmacy associations, professional programs, state association activities and/or community service. This award is presented at the MPhA Annual Meeting.
Sponsored by Upsher Smith, the Excellence in Innovation award recognizes innovative pharmacy practice resulting in improved patient care. This award is presented at the MPhA Annual Meeting.
Presented by MPhA, the Pharmacy Technician Award recognizes a pharmacy technician in any practice setting who demonstrates leadership in workplace and community. This includes demonstrating professionalism by participation in pharmacy association, professional programs and/or community service, promoting teamwork within the pharmacy, providing leadership and serving as a role model for coworkers, developing or assisting development of efficient safe procedures that support the provision of pharmaceutical care.
Presented by MPhA, the Pharmacy Advocate Award recognizes a person who has supported pharmacy in any practice setting and has demonstrated leadership in the workplace and the community. This includes demonstrating professionalism by participation in the pharmacy association, professional programs and/or community service, promoting teamwork within the pharmacy, providing leadership and serving as a role model for coworkers, developing or assisting development of efficient safe procedures that contribute to patient safety.
Please fill out a nomination form for each award nominee describing in detail the reasons for the MPhA Awards Committee to consider your nominee. Include specific examples and/or details. Attach any supporting documents to this form, including a current CV of nominee if possible. Nominations that do not include adequate information will not be considered until missing information is submitted. Nominators will be notified when nominations are received by the MPhA office and if additional information is required.