2022

2022 Induction Ceremony

02/04/22

We welcomed 43 students from the class of 2024, 2 graduate students, and 1 faculty member. President Courtney Tse started off the night with a warm welcome, and Vice President Khushbu Doshi introduced the Keynote Speaker, Dean John Conry. Dean Conry gave a wonderful Keynote Address which was followed by our advisor, Dr. Jacob, presenting the inductees. Congratulations new members and thank you to everyone who came to support Rho Chi!





Rho Chi Game Night

03/28/22

We invited Rho Chi members to our Rho Chi Game Night. Members had the opportunity to get to know each other through answering ice breaker questions, playing games, and eating pizza together!





Coffeehouse Chat: Faculty Edition

04/12/22

We hosted one of our biggest events of the year, Coffehouse Chat. The virtual chat included many of our esteemed faculty members including: Dr. Tina Kanmaz, PharmD., AAHIVE; Dr. Elsen Jacob, PharmD., MS, BCPS, BCGP, CPPS; Dr. Joseph Etzel, PharmD.; Dr. Judith L. Beizer, PharmD., BCGP, FASCP, AGSF; and Dr. Sharon See, PharmD., BS. Students got the chance to learn more about their professors' career journeys and research intrerests. Thank you to all the participating faculty!





Deciphering DNDs + Crash Course to Lab

09/07/22

At this year's signature collaboration event hosted with APhA-ASP, we added a new component to Deciphering DNDs: Crash Course to Lab. In addition to eboard members from Rho Chi and APhA-ASP discussing an overview of the DND courses, Dr. Ketankumar Patel, Ph.D. and Dr. William Maidhof, PharmD presented about Compounding and Simulation Labs, respectively. We hope the underclassmen pharmacy students learned a lot about these challenging courses!





Residency and Fellowship Workshop

10/06/22

Postgraduate training programs are a topic of interest for many pharmacy students. There's no one better to ask questions about it than alumni who are current residents/fellows! SSHP, IPhO, APhA-ASP, and Rho Chi hosted this panel to answer students' questions and give the speakers a platform to share their experiences. Thank you for participating in our panel: Dr. Jeremy Mesias, Dr. Dana Weinstein, Dr. Nicole Cernaro, Dr. Jason Ifeanyi, Dr. Alexandra Ilsley, Dr. Tolulope Omisakin, Dr. Nishanth Viswanath, and Dr. Lexie Villariasa.





Coffeehouse Chat: Alumni Edition

11/03/22

Again, we hosted one of our biggest events of the year, Coffehouse Chat. The virtual chat included many of our esteemed SJU pharmacy program graduates including: Dr. Joseph Etzel, PharmD.; Dr. Nicole Cernaro, PharmD., PGY-1; Dr. Jason Ifeanyi, PharmD., PGY-1; Dr. Connie Liang, PharmD., PGY-2; Dr. Richa Tamakuwala, PharmD., PGY-1. Students got the chance to learn more about their time at SJU and their career journeys. Thank you to all the participating alumni!