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 Emelia Orubele, R.Ph.as the Member of the Month for October 2017. Pharm. Orubele is a current member of NAPPSA Board and the Membership committee.
Pharm Orubele is the President/CEO of CNU Medical Institute and the American-Nigerian International Chamber of Commerce. She was the past President of Surgimed Suppliers in Atlanta, Georgia. Emelia also currently works for a specialty Pharmacy, AcariaHealth and has worked in various settings of Pharmacy including institutional, community, ambulatory and pharmaceutical sales. She also obtained a consulting Pharmacist certificate from Mercer University.
Pharm Orubele has been a NAPPSA member since 2007 and was an invaluable member of the local organizing committee for the 2008 NAPPSA Scientific Conference. She has moderated several plenary sessions at NAPPSA conferences. Emelia was instrumental in the active involvement of the Nigerian Consulate in NAPPSA activities including passport renewals at conference venues.
Thank you, Pharm. Orubele for your invaluable contributions to NAPPSA in the areas of pharmaceutical care, membership recruitment and bridge building!