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Faculty Awards Ceremony


27 June 2012

The Faculty of Pharmacy recently celebrated the achievements of its students with the annual awards ceremony, held in the Sutherland Room in the Holme Building on campus.

Professor Iqbal Ramzan welcomed guests and gave an update on the Faculty's progress in the last year. He gave special thanks to industry sponsors for their support of the event and the Faculty. Many of the sponsors attended the event to present their award/ scholarship to recipients. Associate Professor Simon Barrie, Director of the Institute for Teaching and Learning, presented all other awards on behalf of the University.

Undergraduate and postgraduate students received prizes sponsored by The Pharmaceutical Societyof Australia (NSW Branch), Blooms The Chemist, the Society of Hospital Pharmacists of Australia, Blackmores, Amgen Australia and the Guild Insurance Group.

Students who received university scholarships or academic merit prizes in 2012 were also acknowledged.

If you would like to view the full image library of the event, please visit the Faculty of Pharmacy reception (Bank Building, University of Sydney). Images can be emailed or saved to a portable drive.

Professor Iqbal Ramzan said: "Congratulations to all of the award recipients. The awards ceremony was a fitting way to recognise the outstanding efforts of our students and alumni and they should be very proud of their achievements.

"We would like to thank the generous donors and supporters of our awards, which allows us to publicly recognise excellent performance by our students."

Associate Professor Simon Barrie and Jessica Lee Pace. Jessica won the PSA Prize for Proficiency in Pharmacy 1st year, the Walter Noel Gillies Scholarship for Pharmacy in Proficiency in 1st year and an Academic Merit Prize.
Associate Professor Simon Barrie and Jessica Lee Pace. Jessica won the PSA Prize for Proficiency in Pharmacy 1st year, the Walter Noel Gillies Scholarship for Pharmacy in Proficiency in 1st year and an Academic Merit Prize.

(L-R) Anne Cashman (CEO of Blooms The Chemist) and Timothy Sidgreaves presenting Louise Hayden with the Blooms The Chemist John Sidgreaves Scholarship.
(L-R) Anne Cashman (CEO of Blooms The Chemist) and Timothy Sidgreaves presenting Louise Hayden with the Blooms The Chemist John Sidgreaves Scholarship.

(L-R) Judy Wong, recipient of a summer vacation scholarship, Mary Rose Hatem, Academic Merit Prize, Rayan Nahas, recipient of a summer vacation scholarship and Daniel Trjkov, Academic Merit Prize
(L-R) Judy Wong, recipient of a summer vacation scholarship, Mary Rose Hatem, Academic Merit Prize, Rayan Nahas, recipient of a summer vacation scholarship and Daniel Trjkov, Academic Merit Prize

(L-R) Awards winners Sandy Hung, Tiffany Sugianto and Melissa Barakat
(L-R) Awards winners Sandy Hung, Tiffany Sugianto and Melissa Barakat

Professor Dean Iqbal Ramzan with Kate Oliver from SHPA
Professor Dean Iqbal Ramzan with Kate Oliver from SHPA


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