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 Jessica Njoku Pharm.D.as the Member of the Month for September 2015. Dr. Njoku is a member of NAPPSA Education, Membership, and Program Committees.
Dr. Njoku is the Clinical Director, Pharmacy Services at Good Shepherd Medical Center, Longview, Texas. She is board certified in pharmacotherapy with specialization in Infectious Diseases. Her practice interest is Infectious Disease/Antimicrobial Stewardship with research focus on strategies to combat microbial resistance.
Dr. Njoku co-moderated HIV-AIDS session at the 2014 NAPPSA conference. Jessica is an active member of NAPPSA Young Professionals and has been involved in developing programs tailored to the needs of the group. She is the current Chair of Education Committee in Nigerian Pharmacist Association, Dallas, Texas. She has authored several scientific articles in peer-reviewed journals and four textbook chapters.
Thank you, Dr. Njoku for your invaluable contributions to NAPPSA in the areas of pharmaceutical care, conference program development and membership drive!