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U of Manitoba Jr. Representative

Kelly Yeo

U of Manitoba Jr. Representative

Kelly Yeo

University of Manitoba, 2nd Year

Education (Prior to pharmacy school): 2 years of general studies/ pharmacy pre-requisites at University of Manitoba

Hobbies & Interests:

-spending time with family and friends
-snapchatting with my sister
-discovering new recipes, baking and cooking
-working out and running
-learning new things

Position Goals:

  1. Get more involvement from both my class and the rest of the faculty in PAM and other pharmacy events
  2. Bring more awareness to Pharmacists without Borders at my school and throughout the community
  3. Think of new ideas to help promote pharmacy during PAM at UofM

Career Goals:

First off I want to get through school while learning as much as I can and also taking every opportunity I can. After graduating I’d like to experience being a pharmacist up north and see what I could do to help the communities up there. Eventually I’d love to own a pharmacy or two. But I’m excited to see where ever this career takes me!!

Duties for Jr. Representative

  • To assist the Senior Representative in the execution of all local CAPSI duties.
  • To be an active member of the Undergraduate Pharmaceutical Society Council if so designated by that local constitution.
  • To set up and update the CAPSI Bulletin Board with materials received from the National Council and CAPSI members.
  • To organize and oversee two (2) CAPSI Symposia on topics proposed by the Vice President, Education and voted upon by CAPSI General Council.
  • To actively participate in all of CAPSI National and local activities, projects and initiatives.
  • Learn about the function and intricacies of CAPSI and the duties as Senior Representative the following year.
  • Participate as an active member of the National Council, offering feedback and input on any issues and discussions that arise.
  • Attend meetings and prepare and distribute reports at two Meetings: PDW and the VTC prior to the CPhA Conference. (Reports may be made throughout the year to inform the Executive and General Council as needed).