The NAPPSA Member of the Month - a forum to recognize and thank a member of NAPPSA who has supported the Association's endeavors. Each month NAPPSA highlights one member who has gone above and beyond the call of duty. We hope you enjoy learning about your fellow members and always encourage your participation in Association events and activities.
NAPPSA is proud to recognize Dr. Wilkinson Oloyede Thomas, as Member of the Month for June 2009. Dr. Thomas is the current Editor of the NAPPSA Newsletter.
Dr Thomas was one of the pioneer lecturers at University of Lagos School of Pharmacy. After joining the institution in 1980, he became a Senior Lecturer, Department of Biopharmacy & Clinical Pharmacy in 1984 and, subsequently, the Departmental Chair from 1986 to 1990. He was also a Visiting Scholar at the University of Missouri-Kansas City from 1984 to 1986. Dr. Thomas assumed some clinical pharmacy supervisory positions in Saudi Arabia, 2000 to 2007, before settling in the USA.
Dr Thomas is now in community pharmacy practice while maintaining his commitment to pharmacy education through NAPPSA.
Thank you, Dr. Thomas, for your valuable leadership in NAPPSA and contribution in the areas of pharmaceutical care and education.