Oncology Hospital Pharmacist of the Year 2018

The winner of this category last year was Eilis Crimmons from Midland Regional Hospital, Tullamore. She said: “It was humbling to be nominated as it is recognition of the work I have done at the hospital and I am passionate about it.”


Recognising those who provide quality patient care in relation to a patient’s oncologic diagnosis, prescribed treatment, age group and other identified needs and provides comprehensive pharmaceutical care to oncology patients to ensure safe and effective drug therapy.

The judges will be looking for a high calibre individual who can demonstrate organisation, management and quality of care and services that optimise outcomes in patients with malignant diseases. This person will be able to show how they co-ordinate the drug therapy process through selection, drug information, dosing, monitoring, outcomes management and patient educating/counselling.

Judges will be looking for:

Evidence of a long-term consistent dedication and outstanding achievements that have led to the advancement of the profession of oncology pharmacy

Evidence of a large variety of skills, attributes and accomplishments within this specific field

Examples of projects and/or innovations undertaken to enhance the field of oncology in Ireland and further afield

Evidence of an understanding of the goals of pharmacy and significantly contributing to how these goals may be achieved

Who can enter:

This category is open to all hospital pharmacists working within the hospital sector in Ireland. Applications can be through nominating an individual or yourself.

Each submission will be judged by an independent judging panel.

All entries will be handled in the strictest confidence and will not be made available to any party not involved with judging the awards. If your entry is shortlisted, the awards organisers may wish to reproduce a summary of your entry, photographs and any other supporting materials in the finalists’ booklet or within other materials they produce to promote the awards including all press materials.

Deadline: April 30, 2018

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