Benefits and Awards

The Faculty and students at the University of Alberta's Faculty of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences are very grateful to our preceptors. We are proud to acknowledge your contributions to the development of future pharmacists in Alberta, by way of offering the Preceptor Recognition Awards Program and Academic Appointments (titles).

Preceptor Recognition Awards Program

2023-2024 Award Theme:

Preceptor(s) going above and beyond to optimize student learning. This award acknowledges preceptors who supported students to maximize learning, creating multiple diverse learning opportunities and helping students apply their knowledge and skills in authentic practice settings. Students should describe how their preceptor(s) did this. They should also describe how the preceptor’s approach enabled them to increase their ability to practice competently and confidently.

Award Eligibility:

All preceptors and co-preceptors for students participating in experiential education placements with the Faculty of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences at the University of Alberta, are eligible to receive this award via student nominations. All nominees meeting the award criteria will receive an award certificate (uploaded to CORE ELMS account).

Award Criteria:

Recipients of this award will have:

Acted in a way that fits with the annual Award Theme (above)
Taken deliberate steps to improve the learning experience provided to students.