Sarah Scarpace, PharmD, MPH, BCOP
The Hematology/Oncology Pharmacy Association (HOPA) has elected Sarah Scarpace, PharmD, MPH, BCOP, to serve as President for the 2016–2017 term. Dr. Scarpace recently took office at the 12th HOPA Annual Conference, held March 16–19 in Atlanta, Georgia. Dr. Scarpace has served as President-Elect since March 2015.
“Sarah’s career is filled with numerous accomplishments and contributions to the field of hematology/oncology pharmacy. Since receiving her doctorate in 2002, Sarah has dedicated her career to academia and serving as a mentor and advisor to students entering the profession. Sarah has demonstrated her exceptional leadership skills through her multiple roles within the Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences,” stated Scott Soefje, PharmD, MBA, BCOP, FCCP, HOPA Immediate Past President.
Dr. Scarpace has been a longtime member of HOPA, and her deep involvement with the organization has greatly impacted its growth. She has chaired several committees, including Health Policy, Education, and Standards, and served as an At-Large Board Member.
Currently, Dr. Scarpace is the Associate Professor at the Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences. She also practices oncology pharmacy at the St. Peter’s Health Partners Cancer Care Center in Albany, New York. ■