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U of Toronto Jr. Representative

Nisha Gajaria

U of Toronto Jr. Representative

Nisha Gajaria

University of Toronto, 1st Year

Education (Prior to pharmacy school): I completed a Bachelor of Science in Biochemistry at McMaster University

Hobbies & Interests: I love trying new foods and spending time with friends

Position Goals:

  1. Have more first year students involved at the local level.
  2. Spread awareness about CAPSI and membership benefits.
  3. Promoting PDW 2017

Career Goals:

I’ve worked in both hospital and community pharmacy, and I enjoy both! I’m looking forward to exploring new opportunities next summer.

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).