The Dose

Welcome to The Dose. This is the alumni blog for Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences. You can find updates on your classmates and friends, news from campus, information on upcoming events and more. It’s for you, about you and designed with you in mind. You can submit information to be posted here (no promotions or pitches, please). We’ll post here about once a week, so check back often!

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Rick L. Knight ’84 started a new position as Global Head, Strategic Account Management at Pfizer.

Some things change, some things stay the same! Michael McEntarfer ’73 has been playing the keyboard since high school, and he recently shared how it’s still a big part of his life.

In 2020, like so many other things, Pharmacy Lobby Day was cancelled. In 2021, it was back but virtually. It gave students an opportunity to participate without making the trek to the Capital. But last month, Pharmacy Lobby Day was back to, more or less, business as usual.

Congratulations to Jeff Firlik '74 for winning the 2022 Bowl of Hygeia Award! Established in 1958, the Bowl of Hygeia Award recognizes pharmacists who possess outstanding records of civic leadership in their communities and encourages pharmacists to take active roles in their communities.

Thank you to everyone who donated to the Discovery for Life Campaign!


Thank you to all who supported the Discovery for Life campaign!


The end-of-semester rush — and how you can support our students
How IRA, stock, and DAF gifts can save on your taxes

Joe Cordaro ’90 started a new position as Vice President, Global Program Head at Incyte.

Dan Bosley ’93 was featured on the ACPHS podcast Occupation Station.