Century Mortar Club Friend of the College Award
2016 Friend of the College Award Winner
In nominating Cody Wiberg, his nominator stated, “He is not only a Friend of the College, but a friend to the profession.” The nominator pointed out that while Cody has a primary responsibility of serving the patients in Minnesota and protecting their wellbeing in the complicated world of drug delivery, he goes far beyond this and understands the pharmacist’s role to protect the public as well. He is a constant ally to his fellow pharmacists in his work in the legislature and with other state agencies. He is a University of Minnesota Doctor of Pharmacy graduate who teaches in the College of Pharmacy and annually participates in the College’s Preparing for the Boards session for graduating students. He also is a former CMC board member. His nominator stated, “Dr. Wiberg continues to serve as an important conduit between the students, the pharmacists and the regulatory body.”
About the Award
Friend of the College is awarded to individual/s who have provided outstanding support and/or service to the College of Pharmacy and its students; shown leadership or the potential for leadership in initiatives supporting the College of Pharmacy and its students; and have demonstrated volunteerism and a high level of participation in activities supporting the College of Pharmacy and its students. The award is sponsored by the Century Mortar Club.