Alumni & Friends


The Ernest Mario School of Pharmacy Alumni Association’s purpose is to advance the best interests and well being of the School, its students, faculty, and alumni to help promote the profession of pharmacy.

Our mission is to provide support through scholarships, awards, and various student activities. We provide networking opportunities to help promote collaboration between students, faculty and alumni.

As a volunteer organization, we are always looking for motivated individuals willing to help out in any way.  Please contact Kristen Basile Scarpa at emsopalumni@gmail.com if you would like additional information or would like to get involved.

2016-2017, Alumni Association Officers

President: Kristen Basile Scarpa '02
First Vice-President: Gina Vestea- Santos ‘03
Second Vice-President: Richard Meadows, '70
Treasurer: Steven Gooen, '75
Secretary: Kate VanWhy '90

Alumnus/Alumna of the Year

The Ernest Mario School of Pharmacy of Rutgers Alumni Association has recognized an alumnus/alumna for their noteworthy professional and personal accomplishments since 1958. These individuals have brought distinction to themselves and their alma mater. If you know if a deserving individual, please nominate him or her for this prestigious award.

Send in your nominations! Be sure to include the following information:

  • Name (full name, including name at time of graduation)
  • Updated contact information
  • Class year
  • Degree(s) earned
  • Biographical overview and/or curriculum vitae
  • Background
  • information related to professional and community activities and accomplishments
  • Letters of support or endorsement may be included but are not required.

Attendance of the honoree at the Reunion Dinner is required.

Send nominations to: emsopalumni@gmail.com. All information should be sent by January 3rd for consideration for that year’s award.

Alumni Annual Meeting

To be added to our mailing list, please email alumni@pharmacy.rutgers.edu