Published on July 18, 2012 by Mary Wimberley
Samford University assistant pharmacy professor Lindsey Elmore has been appointed to the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists' (ASHP) New Practitioners Forum Science and Research Advisory Group. She will serve as the group's chair.
The advisory group, established by the executive committee of ASHP's New Practitioners Forum, will provide feedback and suggestions to the committee regarding benefits and services for new ASHP members.
Elmore, who holds a Pharm.D. degree from the University of California San Francisco, is director of the community pharmacy residency program at Samford's McWhorter School of Pharmacy. She joined the Samford pharmacy faculty in 2011.
Samford is a leading Christian university offering undergraduate programs grounded in the liberal arts with an array of nationally recognized graduate and professional schools. Founded in 1841, Samford is the 87th-oldest institution of higher learning in the United States. The Wall Street Journal ranks Samford 1st nationally for student engagement and U.S. News & World Report ranks Samford 37th in the nation for best undergraduate teaching and 97th nationally for best value. Samford enrolls 5,758 students from 48 states and 22 countries in its 10 academic schools: arts, arts and sciences, business, divinity, education, health professions, law, nursing, pharmacy and public health. Samford fields 17 athletic teams that compete in the tradition-rich Southern Conference, and ranks 3rd nationally for its Graduation Success Rate among all NCAA Division I schools.