The National Home Infusion Foundation (NHIF) is proud to announce that Jessica Das, PharmD'18, Pharmacy Resident at Fairview Home Infusion, received the Outstanding Abstract Achievement Award for “Risk Factors Associated with Clostridium difficile Infections in Home Infusion Patients.” The award was presented at the National Home Infusion Association’s Annual Conference in Orlando, Tuesday, March 12. 

New in 2019, the Foundation has adopted the Poster Session at the NHIA Annual Conference as part of its efforts to advance NHIF’s mission of promoting investigator-initiated research related to home and specialty infusion. The winning author will receive a $1000 scholarship as well as support for developing a manuscript for publication of their research in INFUSION magazine and a complimentary registration to the 2020 NHIA Annual Conference.

“Congratulations to each of the seven finalists and thanks to all who submitted abstracts,” continued Chris Maksym, PharmD'84, RPh, NHIF Board Chair. “It’s exciting to see practitioners examining innovative approaches to clinical practice and taking on current challenges facing the home infusion industry.”