UA College of Pharmacy Alumna Receives Danny & Rae Jacob Award for Pharmacy Practice


Renee TyreeTucson, Ariz. – Renee Tyree, a 1993 PharmD graduate of the University of Arizona College of Pharmacy, received the Danny and Rae Jacob Award for Pharmacy Practice on Nov. 7.

Tyree is a model of mentorship in the many positions she holds. She is the director of pharmacy at the HealthSouth East Valley Rehabilitation Hospital in Mesa, chair of the Pharmacy and Therapeutics committee, director of pharmacy services for the west region of HealthSouth and an active member and participant in the Arizona Pharmacy Association.

This award is given to recognize outstanding pharmacy practitioners for their quality of practice and service to the community and profession. The children of alumnus Danny Jacob and his wife, Rae, established this award to honor their parents’ commitment to pharmacy.

Source: HealthSouth East Valley Rehabilitation Hospital

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