2022 Scholarship Recipients

christian m. williams

University of Kansas School of Pharmacy


Christian Williams, originally from Gridley, Kansas, is a fourth year student pharmacist at the University of Kansas School of Pharmacy where she  received her Bachelor of Science in Pharmaceutical Studies in 2020. She is also a Master of Business Administration candidate at the University of Kansas School of Business. 

As a student pharmacist, Christian has been actively involved in the American Pharmacists Association - Academy of Student Pharmacists where she served as the student representative on the Editorial Advisory Board for Pharmacy Today, the Region 6 Member-at-large, the chapter Administrative Operations Vice-President, and the chapter Communications Vice-President. She was also able to attend multiple APhA Annual Meetings and APhA-ASP Regional Meetings, making life-long friends along the way. 

Outside of APhA, Christian has been actively involved as Treasurer of the KU Student Chapter of  National Community Pharmacists Association, New Member Coordinator for Phi Lambda Sigma Beta Iota Chapter, a KPhA Education Committee Member for Kansas Pharmacists Association and Kansas New Practitioners Network, President in the KU School of Pharmacy Student Council, a KU School of Pharmacy Ambassador, and President for Class of 2022. She has also worked as a pharmacy intern with Hy-Vee Pharmacy in Lawrence. 

Christian's passions include serving rural communities and advancing pharmacy services to expand the role of pharmacists in healthcare. She hopes to pursue a career in independent pharmacy that allows her to be both a pharmacist and an involved member of her community.