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IPSF Student Exchange Officer

Joyce Yu

IPSF Student Exchange Officer

Joyce Yu

University of Waterloo, 4th Year

Education (Prior to pharmacy school): BSc in Biomedical Scinces

Hobbies & Interests: Reading, GoT, playing piano and travelling!

Position Goals:

  1. Increase the number of sites available for incoming students
  2. Encourage more Canadian students to find host sites and apply for outgoing exchanges
  3. Increase IPSF awareness and presence within CAPSI and in the pharmacy student body

Career Goals: Compounding or renal pharmacist.

seo@capsi.ca

Duties for IPSF Student Exchange Officer

  • Should CAPSI Council approve the resignation of the outgoing IPSF Liaison, an election will be called for a 1-term SEO position.
  • Represent and appropriately arrange adequate representation of CAPSI at the IPSF Annual Congress by Official Delegates of CAPSI, and to instruct these delegates fully of their duties at Congress; to attend.
  • Disseminate information regarding IPSF Student Exchange Program via the local Senior and Junior Representatives and the local IPSF contact persons.
  • Forward Canadian applications for the Student Exchange Program (SEP) to the IPSF chairperson of the student exchange.
  • Conduct an aggressive search for host sites for the SEP.
  • Promote IPSF to students and recent graduates.
  • Participate as an active member of council.
  • Develop new ideas to further CAPSI (both nationally and internationally) and implement these ideas with the approval of council.
  • Attend meetings and prepare and distribute reports at two Meetings: PDW and the TC prior to the CPhA Conference. (Reports may be made throughout the year to inform the Executive and General Council as needed).