UB students continue to lead SPSSNY

Published September 20, 2017

Election results from the Student Pharmacists Society of the State of New York (SPSSNY) show all five leadership positions are now held by students from the University at Buffalo School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences.

The elected officers for 2017-18 are: Lukas Brightman, ’19, president; Brittany Len, ‘19, vice-president; Alison Oddi, ‘20, president-elect; Michael Austin, ‘20, treasurer; and Ilana Cypes, ‘19, secretary.

SPSSNY is the student chapter of the Pharmacists Society of the State of New York (PSSNY). SPSSNY aims to unite the pharmacists of the state for mutual assistance, encouragement and improvement to maintain the standard of pharmacy practice at a high professional and ethical level.

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 ranked as one of the top 25 schools of pharmacy and pharmaceutical sciences in the United States.