Monday, April 21st, 2014
Tampa, FL, April 4, 2014 — At the Academy of Managed Care Pharmacy 26th Annual Meeting & Expo in Tampa, FL, the AMCP Foundation announced that Logan Brinn, PH’13, a pharmacy resident with CVS Caremark received the Best Resident or Fellow Poster, titled "Evaluation of Utilization Trends Associated with the Treatment of Chronic Myelogenous Leukemia".
This year's contest featured a record 68 poster presentations. Volunteer judges evaluated posters and their authors according to the following criteria: the paper's scientific merit; evidence that the research conducted was innovative and practical; evidence that the results of the study match the paper's conclusions; the relevance of the study to managed care pharmacy practice; the clarity of the material; and the knowledge of the author regarding the subject matter during his or her presentation.
The poster award winners each received a $500 check, a one-year AMCP membership, a complimentary registration for the AMCP Nexus Conference this October in Boston and an engraved plaque to commemorate this achievement.
About the AMCP Foundation
The AMCP Foundation, a 501(c)3 nonprofit corporation, is a research, education and philanthropic organization supporting the Academy of Managed Care Pharmacy (AMCP). Established in 1990 as the Foundation for Managed Care Pharmacy, the AMCP Foundation was created to support the research and education agenda of AMCP. The Foundation exists to advance collective knowledge and insights on major issues associated with the practice of pharmacy in managed health care settings.www.amcpfoundation.org.
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