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2012-2013 Best Capstone Poster Awards

Pharmacy Education

Capstone Research Projects & Beyond: Perceptions of Fourth Year Professional Students on Pharmacy Job Attainment

  • Capstone Students: Nicole Serafin & Blaine Gooch, PharmD Candidates
  • Capstone Research Mentor: Rosalyn P. Vellurattil, PharmD, CDE
  • Chicago State University College of Pharmacy (CSU-COP)

Pharmacy Practice

Comparison of Traditional Point of Care Testing in an Anticoagulation Clinic Versus Home Self-testing

  • Capstone Students: Riddhi Parikh & Chandni Patel, PharmD Candidates
  • Capstone Research Mentor: Sneha Srivastava, PharmD, BCACP
  • Franciscan St. James Hospital, Olympia Fields, IL

Pharmacist led Phone Calls after Hospital Discharge and Acute Decompensated Heart Failure Readmissions

  • Capstone Students: Stacey Dust, Diana Hegazin, & Kelsey Pieper, PharmD Candidates
  • Capstone Research Mentor: Michael Moranville, PharmD, BCPS
  • University of Chicago Medical Center, Chicago, IL

Pharmaceutical Sciences

Preliminary Phytochemical Investigation of Cochlospermum angolense Bark

  • Capstone Students: Vaidehi Thakkar & Jadwiga Zawada, PharmD Candidates
  • Capstone Research Mentor: Ehab Abourashed, MS, PhD
  • Chicago State University College of Pharmacy (CSU-COP)

Public Health

The Pharmacist as a Public Resource

  • Capstone Students: Ankit Patel & James Rodriquez, PharmD Candidates
  • Capstone Research Mentor: Joseph Slonek, PhD, RPh
  • Chicago State University College of Pharmacy (CSU-COP)

2012-2013 Capstone Judges

Pharmacy Education

  • Don Brower, B.S. Pharm
  • Melany Puglisi-Weening, Ph.D.

Pharmacy Practice

  • John Esterly, PharmD, BCPS
  • Deborah Harper-Brown, PharmD
  • Diana Isaacs, PharmD, BCPS

Pharmaceutical Sciences

  • Kristy Mardis, Ph.D.
  • Anna Ratka, Ph.D., Pharm.D., RPh, CPE

Public Health

  • Mohammad Newaz, M.D., Ph.D., FAHA
  • Joseph Slonek, Ph.D., RPh

For additional information or inquiries, contact

Anna Ratka, Ph.D., Pharm.D., RPh, CPE

Director, Capstone 

Pharmacy Academic Affairs

773-821-2782

Email:aratka@csu.edu