SWOSU Pharmacy Student Elected APhA-ASP Regional Coordinator

Alex Foster 

Southwestern Oklahoma State University first-year pharmacy student Alexandria (Alex) Foster of Claremore was recently elected Midyear Regional Meeting Coordinator for Region 6 of the American Pharmacist Association-Academy of Student Pharmacists (APhA-ASP).

Region 6 of the APhA-ASP consists of pharmacy colleges and schools in the states of Arkansas, Kansas, Louisiana, Missouri, Oklahoma, and Texas.

As the coordinator, Foster’s duties include organizing and putting on the regional meeting for 2013 to be held in Oklahoma City, attending an organizational meeting and a leadership institute in Washington, DC, and attending another organizational meeting in Los Angeles.

Foster was elected at the 2012 Mid-Year Regional Meeting, held November 10-11 in Wichita (KS), which attracted nearly 250 students.

Foster was admitted to the SWOSU College of Pharmacy during the current Fall 2012 semester.