Mintskovsky, '18, accepted into VALOR program

Published February 9, 2017

Maria Mintskovsky, '18, has been accepted into the Veteran's Administration Learning Opportunities Residency (VALOR) Program at the Syracuse VA Medical Center.

The VALOR Program is designed to attract academically successful students of Doctor of Pharmacy programs to work at VA as registered pharmacists. The program gives outstanding students the opportunity to develop competencies in clinical pharmacy at an approved VA healthcare facility. Opportunities for learning include didactic or classroom experiences, competency-based clinical practice with a qualified pharmacy preceptor, and participation in pharmacy-focused clinical conferences.

The University at Buffalo School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences is a leader in the education of pharmacists and pharmaceutical scientists, renowned for innovation in clinical practice and research. The school is accredited by the American Council of Pharmaceutical Education (ACPE) and ranked as one of the top 25 schools of pharmacy and pharmaceutical sciences in the United States.