LIU Preceptor Wins Pharmacist of the Year Award


The Professional Compounding Centers of America named Gopesh Patel, preceptor at LIU Pharmacy, as its 2020 M. George Webber Compounding Pharmacist of the Year. The prestigious award is presented annually to an independent pharmacist who has demonstrated service excellence to patients, health care providers and pharmacy colleagues. Compounding is the pharmacy method of preparing customized medications to meet each prescriber’s and patient’s unique needs. Patel is a registered pharmacist at VLS Pharmacy in Brooklyn and New Drug Loft in Manhattan.