John A. Gans Scholarship

jonathan little



John Little is a 4th year student pharmacist at the University of Oklahoma College of Pharmacy. Prior to pharmacy school, he received his Bachelor of Science degree in Biochemistry and a minor in Spanish from the University of Oklahoma. 

During his time as a student pharmacist, John has been actively involved in the American Pharmacists Association - Academy of Student Pharmacists. He served as APhA-ASP chapter president, attended APhA annual meetings in Nashville and Seattle, wrote for APhA student pharmacist magazine, participated in the APhA Institute on Substance Use Disorders, and he completed the Experiential Program in Association Management & Leadership at APhA headquarters in Washington, DC. He is also very involved in other pharmacy associations including the National Community Pharmacists Association and Phi Lambda Sigma. His team recently won the 2019 NCPA Student Business Plan Competition through their innovative plan regarding infusion pharmacotherapy. 

Outside of involvement with APhA, John served as student council president at his college of pharmacy, as well as president of the class of 2020 for 4 years. He currently holds a job as a pharmacy intern at an independent pharmacy in Edmond, Oklahoma. John is bilingual in Spanish and is very passionate about serving the Hispanic community in their native language. His professional interests include advocating for pharmacists and leveraging digital health technology to advance pharmacy practice.