MMP hosts second annual awards ceremony


May 7, 2018

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The Medication Management Program (MMP) held its second annual awards ceremony last month at The Ohio State University’s Biomedical Research Tower. Exceptional staff members were recognized for their impact on patients’ lives. The award winners were:

Excellence in Quality Award: Nicole Kozlowski
Honorable Mention: Anna Plonska

Excellence in Communication Award: Ashley Richards
Honorable Mention: Ellen Kaercher, Abigail Whorton, Ryan Peterson, Claudio Vallin

Clinical Excellence Award: Sterling Harpst
Honorable Mention: Chelsea Bargo, Alexa Plutt, Chris Myers, Karlis Abuls, Eric Brassfield

Consistent Top Performer Award: Himali Mhaskar
Honorable Mention: Mindy Lai, Stephanie Wilkes, Shawn Elmore, Laura Hagy, Angela Lee

Most Improved Technician Award: Joseph Raney
Honorable Mention: Mohamed Gharib

Most Improved Intern Award: Venkat Yanamandra
Honorable Mention: Geoffrey Ong

Outstanding Dedication and Commitment Award: Ryan Stefanich

Outstanding Technician of the Year: Hilary Osborne

Outstanding Student Technician of the Year: Andrea Malfara

Outstanding Intern of the Year: Robert (Jed) Swackhammer

Outstanding Pharmacist of the Year: Kristine Schumacher

During the awards ceremony, MMP also recognized the advisory board for 2017-2018:

Paricher Shoureshi – Training/Hiring Representative

Scott Stadler – BSPS Representative

Karlis Abuls – P1 Representative

Venkat Yanamandra – P2 Representative

Ryan Peterson – P3 Representative

Congratulations to the MMP for another extremely successful year!