Pharmacy Times® and Parata Systems Extend Nomination Deadline for the 2019 Next-Generation Pharmacist® Awards Program

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    Nominations will now be accepted through May 31

    CRANBURY, N.J.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Pharmacy Times®, the leading media resource for pharmacists, in
    conjunction with Parata Systems today announced that nominations for the
    2019 Next-Generation Pharmacist® Awards program will be accepted
    through May 31.

    “As requested by pharmacy leaders to ensure nominators have ample time
    to recognize pharmacy professionals who define the future of pharmacy,
    we are extending the nomination period,” said Brian Haug, President,
    Pharmacy & Healthcare Communications, LLC. “We encourage all pharmacy
    professionals to submit nominations for these prestigious awards which
    recognize pioneers, innovators, and future leaders in the pharmacy

    “The Next-Generation Pharmacist® Awards Program celebrates the future of
    pharmacy and those who make it happen,” said Mark Longley, executive
    vice president of sales and marketing, Parata Systems. “We are committed
    to the elevation of pharmacy teams and hope this extra time allows
    leaders and innovators the recognition they deserve.”

    The 2019 Next-Generation Pharmacist® Awards program includes 10
    categories, and nominations represent chain, independent and specialty
    pharmacies; government and academic institutions; long-term care
    facilities; and health-system pharmacists. Up to three finalists will be
    named in each category. These finalists will be featured in the
    September 2019 issue of Pharmacy Times® and on

    The 10th annual awards gala will be held Friday, Oct. 25, at
    the Hotel del Coronado in San Diego.

    For complete category descriptions, eligibility requirements and the
    online nomination tool, visit
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    and Facebook.

    About Parata Systems, LLC

    TCGRx and Parata have combined to create the new industry leader focused
    on providing pharmacy technology solutions to support business growth,
    better health outcomes, and lower medical costs. Joined in 2018 as
    Parata Systems, the company offers the most comprehensive pharmacy
    automation portfolio with pouch and blister medication adherence
    packaging, high-speed automated robotic dispensing technologies, and
    pharmacy workflow solutions. Discover how we’re better together at

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