The Rufus A. Lyman Award is presented annually to the author(s) of the best paper, which appears in the American Journal of Pharmaceutical Education.
The award shall consist of a monetary prize of $5,000 and an appropriately inscribed certificate. If the paper selected is authored by more than one person, the $5,000 shall be divided equally and each author shall receive a certificate. They will also be honored during the 2015 Annual Meeting in National Harbor, Maryland (Washington, D.C. area).
AACP will begin accepting recommendations from the beginning of October through the end of December for the Rufus A. Lyman Award.
Winning Article: "Development and Validation of the Student Perceptions of Physician-Pharmacist Interprofessional Clinical Education (SPICE) Instrument"Authors: David S. Fike, Ph.D., Joseph A. Zorek, Pharm.D., Anitra A. MacLaughlin, Pharm.D., Mohammed Samiuddin, M.D., Rodney B. Young, M.D., and Eric J. MacLaughlin, Pharm.D.Institutions: University of the Incarnate Word, University of Wisconsin-Madison, & Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center
Winning Article: "An Introductory Interprofessional Exercise for Healthcare Students” Authors: Celia P. MacDonnell, Pharm.D., Saumitra V. Rege, M.S., Kara Misto, Ph.D. Candidate, Richard Dollase, Ed.D., and Paul George, M.D. Institution: University of Rhode Island and Brown University
Winning Article: "Cross-Validation of an Instrument for Measuring Professionalism Behaviors" Authors: Katherine A. Kelley, Ph.D., Luke D. Stanke, B.S., Suzanne M. Rabi, Pharm.D., Sarah E. Kuba, Ph.D., and Kristin K. Janke, Ph.D.Institution: The Ohio State University
Winning Article: "Nine Constructs of Cultural Competence for Curriculum Development"Authors: Margarita Echeverri, Ph.D., B. Cecile Brookover, Ph.D., and Kathleen B. Kennedy, Pharm.D.Institution: Xavier University of Louisiana
Winning Article: “An Enhanced Community Advanced Pharmacy Practice Experience Model to Improve Patient Care”Authors: Rosemin Kassam, B.Sc. Pharm, Pharm.D., and Mona Kwong, B.Sc. Pharm, M.Sc.Institution: The University of British Columbia
Winning Article: “The Economic Impact of a College of Pharmacy”Authors: Dick R. Gourley, Shelley I. White-Means, Jeff WallaceInstitution: The University of Tennessee and University of Memphis