Acosta Named to AACP Leadership Program
Renee Acosta, clinical associate professor of health outcomes and pharmacy practice, has been named a 2014-2015 fellow to the Academic Leadership Fellows Program of the American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy.
Acosta is one of a handful of faculty members from throughout the country selected to participate in the program designed to develop the nation's most promising pharmacy faculty for roles as future leaders in academic pharmacy and higher education. Participants are nominated to the program by their deans. The year-long program includes four intensive in-residence sessions spread throughout the year. An ongoing informal mentoring program supports the in-residence component.
Sessions include in-depth leadership development, team building, exploration of legislative and public policy issues critical to pharmaceutical and higher education; and self and peer assessments. Fellows also participate in a collaborative group program.