Amber Maynard, the first John Yancy Memorial
Scholarship Continuing Education Grant recipient,
in July attended her "White Coat Ceremony".
The white coat ceremony is a wonderful and
meaningful tradition in which colleges and
universities welcome 1st-year graduate students
as colleagues dedicated to patient care. During
this event, pharmacy alumni presented entering
graduate students with a white coat, the symbol
of clinical service and care. The students
take the coat and a pledge of professionalism.
The first annual $1000 John Yancy Memorial
Scholarships Continuing Education Grant
was awarded to Amber Maynard last fall.
She utilized the award funds to continue
her master's course work while awaiting
acceptance to: A.T. Still University, Physician
Assistant program in Mesa, AZ. Amber is
a 2001 Jupiter Community High School graduate
and received a Bachelor of Health Science
Degree, Cum Laude, from the University of
For more information on the John Yancy Memorial
Scholarships or in Memorial Scholarships,
Inc., check us out on the web at www.johnyancyscholarship.org.
Amber Maynard - First Annual Continuing Education