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Allen I White Lecture

Dr. Bill Smith, Ph.D., B.S. Pharmacy, Senior Director, Drug Metabolism at Gilead Sciences will present a guest lecture.

Dr. Allen I. White served on the pharmacy faculty for 39 years and was Dean of the College of Pharmacy from 1960 to 1979.

The Allen I. White Lectureship was established on Feb. 12, 1979, by College of Pharmacy Professors Charles Martin and Vishnu Batia as a tribute to Dean Allen White. The two professors wanted to do something to honor Dr. White upon his retirement in 1979. Dr. White did not want a banquet or a scholarship, and suggested the lectureship. The purpose of the lecture … » More …

AWIS Signature Event – Why Say YES to Opportunities: Building Your Career Voice

Please join the Association for Women in Science (AWIS) for an interview with Merrie Kay Alzola, account executive, industry leader, and WSU pharmacy graduate. It will be interactive, enlightening, and engaging!

Merrie Kay Alzola is a pharmacist with over 25 years of practice experience in the Northwest. She received a Bachelor’s of Pharmacy degree from the WSU College of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences. Merrie Kay began her career by focusing in community practice and association involvement. She currently works in Novo Nordisk as a Senior Account Executive and leads the health system, health plan, and employer leadership teams to advance diabetes initiatives and to assist … » More …