2010's Milestones: Alumni Achievements
Annisa Ferguson, Pharm.D. 2010, works at the Food and Drug Administration. In 2013, she founded The Ferguson Foundation Inc., which offers free patient services to patients. The foundation also hosts an annual walk “RECTIFY: THE RACE” touching individuals across the nation, by celebrating all cancer survivors and bringing awareness to rectal cancer, as one of the third most deadly cancers, particularly among minorities. As a cancer survivor, Ferguson has culled a compelling story and recently released her book, “From Trial To Triumph.”
Ferguson also is slated as the keynote speaker for the Howard University Pharmacy Alumni Association’s Gala for student scholarships on April 1, at the Greenbelt Marriott in Maryland. For more about Ferguson and her contributions to pharmacy practice, patient support and advocacy, go to www.thefergusonfoundationinc.org or www.anissaferguson.com.
Eric Patrick, Pharm.D. 2011, is the founder of the Black Market Exchange, LLC, based in Dallas, Texas. His company educates others on investing through in-person courses and at Udemy online. Patrick works in hospital pharmacy. Phi Lambda Sigma Pharmacy Leadership Society is a professional organization that recognizes and honors the leadership achievements of Pharmacy students and faculty, and Patrick was the first Beta Rho alumni to secure a position as a Phi Lambda Sigma national officer.