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2013 Donors and Scholars recipients announced

June 9, 2013

On May 15, the Eugene Applebaum College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences sponsored its annual Donors and Scholars Awards Luncheon. More than 128 students were recognized with a total of $184,585 in scholarships. (Click here for photos of the 2013 Annual Donors and Scholars Awards Luncheon)

“This annual event celebrates the generosity of our alumni and friends, many of whom attended this annual event, and the academic excellence, leadership and service of our students,” said Dean Lloyd Young. 

Receiving scholarships were:

Hanley N. and Young Hee Abramson Scholarship
Insaf Mohammad

American Industrial Hygiene Foundation Scholarship
Eric Bernreuter, Maya Zein

Arab American Pharmacists Association Scholarship
Elisa Bahry, Ali-Rida Baidoun, Kathleen Beydoun, Khalil Chahine, Nada Farhat, Rana Fayad,
Ramzi Kassem, Insaf Mohammad, Lina Qasem, Hussein Sabbagh, Candice Yousif, Samira Zahr

Athletes with Disabilities Hall of Fame Scholarship
Hussain (Sam) Alqattan, Stephen Watts

Sidney Barthwell Scholarship
Marcia Lewis

Katherine M. Beattie CLS Scholarship
Melissa Brewer

Alfred Berkowitz Pharmacy Scholarship
Elisa Bahry, Amanda Brenske, Khalil Chahine, Anna Fiorvento, Rawan Latif,
Danielle O’Mara, Maria Ponomareva, Tram Tran-Huynh

Board of Visitors Annual Scholarship
Megan Williford, Olga Fox ,Matthew Duprey

Clinical Laboratory Sciences Scholarship
Zeinab Abouarabi, Justin Barger

CVS/pharmacy Annual Scholarship
Narcis Baran, Zheng Xu Li, Jeby Mathew, Maria Ponomareva, Lubna Zaree

Nettie & Paul C. Deutch Education Resource Endowment
Jamie Jones, Jessica Khami, Rawan Latif, Sarah Mahoney, Huong Nguyen, Danielle O’Mara

Paul C. and Nettie Deutch Pharmacy Scholarship
Nicole Pearl, Klarita Seitlari

Bernard Thomas Downs Pharmacy Scholarship
Selmir Mahmutovic

Rachael M. Duffy Memorial Endowed Pharmacy Scholarship
Selmir Mahmutovic

Melvin F.W. Dunker Endowed Scholarship in Pharmacy
Sarah Michienzi

Harry and Belle Elkiss Annual Scholarship in Pharmacy
Priyasha Patel

EACPHS Student and Alumni Affairs Outstanding Student Contributor Award
 Amanda Clarkson, Robert Portelli

Faculty of Pharmacy Endowed Scholarship
Matthew Duprey, Allison Hanson, Jessica Traster

Karen L. and Peter D. Frade Endowed Scholarship (Pathologists’ Assistant)
Robert Portelli

George C. Fuller Endowed Pharmacy Scholarship
Mrudang Shah

John Helfman Pharmacy Merit Scholarship
Kathleen Beydoun, Reta Malallah, Sarah Michienzi

Dr. Linda Jaber Annual Scholarship in Pharmacy
Marika Brezden

Barbara Jewett Scholarship in Occupational Therapy
Alanna Giordano, Shoshana Millman

Joseph S. Katz Memorial Endowed Pharmacy Scholarship
Tram Tran-Huynh

Kmart Pharmacy Endowed Scholarship
Deborah Bourquin

Dick Kuchinsky Pharmacy Scholarship
Shawn Bockelman

Meijer’s Pharmacy Scholarship
Danfeng (Daphne) Ni

Michigan Pharmacy Foundation Scholarship Award
Matthew Duprey

Michigan Safety Conference Scholarship
Eric Bernreuter, Maya Zein

Barbara Henderson Miller Scholarship in Occupational Therapy
Lindsay Hultman, Tabetha Kassab, Cara Ruggeri, Lindsay Sloan

Dr. Paul Munzenberger Endowed Scholarship in Pharmacy
Heather O’Connor

NACDS Pharmacy Education Foundation Award
Jeby Mathew

Nelson-MacLellan Endowed Scholarship in Mortuary Science
Jill Askin

Pharmacy Alumni Association Endowed Scholarship
Hussein Mansour

Pharmacy Program Scholarships
Indrit Agalliu, Melissa Arai, Shawn Bockelman, Seema Chackunkal, Sabrina Grandi,
Allison Hanson, Amber Hanson, Rawan Latif,  Jeby Matthew, Clara Nassif,
Melanie Nickerson, Ayesha Noorulla, Raymond Phung, Maressa Santarossa,
Sapna Sutariya, Lubna Zaree

Physical Therapy Program Scholarship
Hussain Alqattan, Joyce Balagot, John Calati, Enas Eraqi, Jonathan Malilay,
Dalia Mhaid, Robert Neda, Amanda Samuels

Robert Rembisz Memorial Scholarship
Kyle Mangan

Joseph and Linda Ringer Endowed Scholarship
Sarah Mahoney

Rite Aid Pharmacy Endowed Scholarship for Pharmacy
Siddikur Rahman

Gordon Wilson Rose Mortuary Science Scholarship
Tye VanBoven

Lara M. Rutan, MS, PA-C Memorial Scholarship
Elizabeth Bailey, Candice Gergis, Laura Kaska, Emily Oshnock

Kaye J. Schlomer Endowed Scholarship for Occupational Therapy
Trudy Bazzy, Angela Blanchard, Kristen Bogden, Farah Choukeir, Jennifer Lenz,
Sumaiyah Mahmood, Courtnie Sinclair, Molly Teagardin, Steven Watts, Megan Williford

Kaye J. Schlomer Endowed Scholarship for Physical Therapy
Jordan Amodeo, Brooke Binder, Robert Blaesser, Nicholas Bresso, Eileen Chiu,
Erin Courtney, Stacy Dewald, Travis Eason, Hannah Fairbanks, Zubair Fayyaz,
Christine Gavel, Kyle Hawley, Carolyn Lee, Selim Mahmutovic, Marie McRandall,
Christopher Orow, Matthew Pierce, Megan Wolf

Dr. Martha E. Schnebly Endowed Scholarship (Occupational Therapy)
Maria Ortman

Nate S. Shapero Endowed Scholarship in Pharmacy
Seema Chackunkal, Heather O’Connor

Geralynn and Alan Smith Scholarship in Pharmacy
Shannon Jacobs

Sarah Stier Memorial Scholarship
Anna Fiorvento

Frank O. Taylor Pharmacy Scholarship
Gyan Modi

David & Dr. Bonnie Thornton Endowed Scholarship in Occupational Therap
Maria Ortman

Arline Ethel Trabman Memorial Endowed Scholarship in Occupational Therapy
Katie Hutchens, Kristine Kempl, Jennifer McCuiston

Walgreens Pharmacy Diversity & Inclusion Excellence Award
Nada Farhat

Walgreens Diversity Scholarship
Rashad Fergerson, Pilar Mackey

Walgreens Pipeline Initiative Development Awards
Cherri Brown, Nada Ali Dakroub, Sai Keertana Mulakala, Laila Shammout,
Kieu-Nhi Thi Tran, Xhilda Xhemali

Dr. Alexander Wallace III and M. Ann Wallace Endowed Scholarship
Jillian Cooper, Simon Kuang

Bill and Linda Watt Endowed Scholarship
Eric Bernreuter, Maya Zein

Dr. Harvey S. Wilks Endowed Scholarship for Pathologists’ Assistant
Amanda Clarkson

Elizabeth Green Wize Scholarship in Pharmacy
Clara Nassif

The Eugene Applebaum College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences is committed to advancing the health and well-being of society by preparing highly skilled health care practitioners and conducting groundbreaking research to improve models of practice and methods of treatment in pharmacy and the health sciences.

Wayne State University is a premier urban research institution offering more than 370 academic programs through 13 schools and colleges to nearly 29,000 students.

June 10, 2013

Media Contact: Kathleen J. Karas
Phone: (313) 577-2312
Email: kkaras@wayne.edu