Mission Statement:

Our focus is to offer an international community for healthcare students with passion in oncology and pharmaceutical industry.

We provide education, leadership, mentorship and opportunities in research and community outreach.

We promote unique and dynamic experiences for students to collaborate with all oncology stakeholders.

NCODA is looking to grow our student chapters at pharmacy colleges nationwide.

If you have suggestions for additional NCODA student chapter sites, please email Stephen Ziter at stephen.ziter@ncoda.org or Austin Starkey at austin.starkey@ncoda.org.

Established NCODA Professional Student Organization Chapters

Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences (NY)  ​

Auburn University (AL) ​

Belmont University College of Pharmacy (TN)

Bill Gatton College of Pharmacy East Tennessee State University (TN)​

Binghamton University (NY)​

Campbell University College of Pharmacy & Health Sciences (NC)

Howard University (DC)

Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine (FL) ​

Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences University (MA)​

Midwestern University (IL) ​

NEOMED College of Pharmacy (OH)

Nova Southeastern University (FL) ​

Oregon State University College of Pharmacy (OR)

Purdue University (IN) ​

Regis University (CO)

Shenandoah University Bernard J Dunn School of Pharmacy (VA)

South University (SC & GA)​

Temple University (PA)

Texas Tech University (TX)​

University of Alberta Faculty of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences (Canada)

University of Colorado Skaggs School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences (CO)

University of Florida College of Pharmacy (FL)

University of Illinois College of Pharmacy (IL)

University of Iowa (IA) ​

University of Minnesota (MN)​

University of Missouri-Kansas City (MO)​

University of New Mexico (NM)

University of North Texas (TX)​

University of Rhode Island (RI)    ​

University of Toledo (OH)​

University of Toronto (Canada)

University of Utah College of Pharmacy (UT)

Virginia Commonwealth University (VA) 

Washington State University (WA) ​

Wingate University (NC)

Oncology Journal Club Workshop

NCODA PSO National Executive Board Update 5/20 - Jason Darmanin, NCODA PSO National President

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Established Professional Student Organization Chapters

PSO - Member Benefits

Oncology Education & Exposure

Starting an NCODA Chapter

NCODA Professional Student Organization National Executive Board

Position: National President

Student: Madison ‘Madz’ Motzner

School: Washington State University College of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences

Biography:

Madison Motzner is a Doctor of Pharmacy Candidate for Class of 2022 at Washington State University (WSU). Madison received her B.S. in Health Science Studies, cum laude, from Boise State University in 2018. Madison is also one of the Founding Members and Past-President of WSU’s NCODA Professional Student Organization chapter. She is a Pharmacy Intern at Fred Meyer, a part-time book editor, and a crime podcast enthusiast.

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Position: National Vice President of Communication

Student: Alanda A Barash

School: Washington State University College of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences

Biography:

Alanda Barash is a Doctor of Pharmacy Candidate for the Class of 2022. She received her B.S. in Public Health from Arizona State University where she graduated summa cum laude. She is one of the founding members of the WSU NCODA chapter and served as President for the 2020-2021 academic year. She has been working in the pharmacy field for nine years. Alanda is currently an intern with Walgreens and enjoys paper crafting.

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Position: National Vice President of Community Service

Student: My-Lien Au

School: University of North Texas Health Science Center

Biography

My-Lien Au is a Doctor of Pharmacy Candidate at the University of North Texas Health Science Center Class of 2022. She is a founding member of the NCODA UNTHSC chapter and a two-time cancer survivor. Outside of school she is employed at Cook Children’s Medical Center as a pharmacy intern and is in the process of writing her first children’s book to encourage young cancer survivors to live their dreams.

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Position: National Vice President of International Meetings

Student: Diane Hobbs

School: Purdue University College of Pharmacy

Biography:

Diane Hobbs is a Doctor of Pharmacy Candidate for the Class of 2022 at Purdue University College of Pharmacy. Diane received her A.S. in Chemistry from Vincennes University where she graduated summa cum laude. She was the founding member of the Purdue NCODA chapter and served as past President and is the current Director of Professional Programming, Social Media, Marketing, and Communications. She is a pharmacy intern for the Purdue University North Central Nursing Clinics and enjoys watching really cheesy TV shows.

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Position: National President-Elect

Student: Jonathan Rivera

School: University of North Texas Health Science Center

Biography:

Jonathan Rivera is a University of North Texas Health Center (UNTHSC) Doctor of Pharmacy Candidate for the class of 2023. He received a B.A. in biology from the University of North Texas (UNT) in 2015. Jonathan has had the pleasure of working in research for a cellular and molecular lab at Southern Methodist University (SMU) and is currently working on research with the Department of Pharmacotherapy for UNTHSC. He has also served as president-elect for the UNTHSC NCODA chapter. Jonathan enjoys taking care of his house plants and riding his bicycle on the Fort Worth trails.

Oncology Presenter Series Videos

 

November 12, 2020

Dr. Brandon Dyson, BCOP, BCPS and Co-Founder of TL;DR Pharmacy

14 Lessons about Success, Learning, and Leadership

April 15, 2020: A Day in the Life of a PGY-2 Oncology Pharmacy Resident Featuring Dr. Mark Sorial, PharmD from Rhode Island Hospital

February 27, 2020

A Night With Future Industry Pharmacists