Wahler recognized as ASCP Fellow

By Kara Sweet

Published November 7, 2017

Robert Wahler, ’00, clinical assistant professor, pharmacy practice, has been named a Fellow of the American Society of Consultant Pharmacists (ASCP).

This recognition honors Wahler’s excellence in pharmacy leadership, practice, and education as demonstrated by his sustained involvement with and contributions to ASCP on a state and national level, the ASCP Foundation and the Commission for Certification in Geriatric Pharmacy (CCGP).

He was honored at the ASCP Annual Meeting and Exhibition in Florida on Nov. 2.

The American Society of Consultant Pharmacists is the only international professional society devoted to optimal medication management and improved health outcomes for all older persons. ASCP represents over 9,000 pharmacy professionals, including students, serving the unique medication needs of the senior population.

For over 130 years, the University at Buffalo School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences has continually been a leader in the education of pharmacists and pharmaceutical scientists, renowned for innovation in clinical practice and research. The school is accredited by the American Council of Pharmaceutical Education (ACPE) and is the No. 1 ranked school of pharmacy in New York State and No. 22 in the United States.