The Edmond Sun

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June 22, 2012

Edmond pharmacist receives national recognition

EDMOND — Mark L. Britton, Pharm.D., senior associate dean for Academic Affairs and Professional Programs at the University of Oklahoma College of Pharmacy, has been named a Fellow of the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists for distinguished service to pharmacy practice in hospitals and health systems. The award was presented on June 12 during the Society’s Summer Meeting and Exhibition in Baltimore.

The ASHP Practitioner Recognition Program recognizes excellence in practice and promotes public awareness of outstanding pharmacists. Each applicant’s credentials are assessed against rigorous criteria that include contributions to the scientific literature, research, education and active involvement and leadership in professional activities.

Applicants also must have practiced pharmacy for at least 10 years. Since the program began in 1988, 720 Fellows have been recognized.

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