Sacramento, CA - The California Society of Health-System Pharmacists (CSHP) has named Jonathan Nguyen Trinh as the recipient of the Student Leadership in Health-System Practice Award for 2019. This award recognizes, on an annual basis, one student who has demonstrated exemplary leadership ability and celebrates the contributions of students who represent the very best attributes and accomplishments of CSHP student members.
Jonathan Nguyen Trinh is a fourth-year student at Touro University California, Collage of Pharmacy and has been an active member with the CSHP Touro Student Chapter since 2015. Jonathan has held multiple leadership positions during his time as a pharmacy student including Touro University California Class President, Student National Pharmaceutical Association Chapter President, and Phi Lambda Sigma Gamma Omicron Chapter President. His leadership experiences in collaborating and organizing over 140 professional development and outreach events have not only allowed students to network with pioneers in the pharmacy profession but have also helped provide treatment to the underserved communities across Northern California.
“As a Lead Intern he has demonstrated the ability to motivate, train and mentor his fellow colleagues, as well as gain clinical and problem-solving skills in the hospital setting.” Vista Khosraviani, PharmD, continues to say of Jonathan “He sets a great example and enables others to learn, get involved and become successful. Moreover, he is strongly interested in pursuing a residency in hospital/health-system in order to further cultivate his knowledge, passion and experience in the field.”
Jonathan will be recognized for his achievement during the CSHP Seminar 2019 Awards Ceremony held on Saturday, October 19th at the Disneyland© Hotel in Anaheim, CA.
Founded in 1962, the California Society of Health-System Pharmacists (CSHP) is a non-profit professional association established to serve the needs of hospital and health-system pharmacists. Representing over 4,000 members who practice clinical pharmacy and specialized medicine, CSHP is the largest state association for pharmacists. CSHP members share a common mission – to promote wellness, patient safety and the optimal use of medication.