Distinguished Teaching Scholar Award

cap and gown

The AACP Distinguished Teaching Scholar Award is designed to recognize excellence of our academic pharmacy faculty engaged in and/or supporting scholarly teaching and the scholarship of teaching and learning. According to Richlin (2001), Scholarly Teaching is a process that involves observing a teaching-learning problem or opportunity, consulting literature, selecting and applying an educational intervention, conducting systematic observation, documenting observations, analyzing results and obtaining peer evaluation.

Closed for 2022–2023 submissions


Deadline for submissions is December 8, 2022 at 11:59pm PST

2023 Award Recipients

  • Neal J. Benedict, Pharm.D.
  • Stuart T. Haines, Pharm.D.

Past Award Recipients

  • Marie Chisholm-Burns, Pharm.D, MPH, FCCP, FASHP
  • Amy L. Seybert, Pharm.D., FASHP, FCCP, CHSE

Katherine Kelley, Ph.D.


Therese Poirier, Pharm.D.

  • Kristin K. Janke, Ph.D.
  • Frank Romanelli, Pharm.D.
  • Jeff J. Cain, Ed.D.
  • Adam M. Persky, Ph.D.
  • Naser Z. Alsharif, Pharm.D., Ph.D.
  • David A. Holdford, Ph.D.
  • Melissa S. Medina, Ed.D.
  • Reza Mehvar, Pharm.D., Ph.D.