Janice Pringle, founder and director of the Pitt School of Pharmacy Program Evaluation and Research Unit, received the National Association of Chain Drug Stores Foundation’s Excellence in Patient Care Award.
Pringle was recognized for her work at the 21st annual NACDS Foundation dinner on Dec. 4, 2019, in New York City.
Pringle’s research helped combat opioid abuse and improved individual and population health outcomes in Blair County, Pa.
Pringle is a professor of pharmacy and therapeutics in Pitt’s School of Pharmacy. Her research has helped develop health care policy research and briefs that have been used to inform policy development at both the state and federal levels.