The Jeremy A. Matchett Excellence in Pharmacy Award
The Jeremy A. Matchett Excellence in Pharmacy Award is presented to a 5P student or students at the school's annual White Coat Ceremony.
The award was established by the Matchett family in 2005, in memory of Dr. Matchett, who served KU for 31 years, including 22 years as a professor and 16 years as associate dean of the pharmacy school. Dr. Matchett died in October of 2003.
A demonstrated excellence in academic achievement to include critical technical thinking, questioning, appetite for continued learning, objectivity, honesty, integrity, and the highest of ethical standards.
A genuine, compassionate and unselfish attitude to effectively serve patients, colleagues and the art of pharmacy in trying to “make things better.”
A Personal enthusiasm, initiative, and drive for the pursuit of the practice of professional pharmacy.
For more information, contact the KU School of Pharmacy.