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* Kert Shuster, directing pharmacist of Rainbow Pharmacy in Kihei, was selected by the University of Arizona College of Pharmacy as its “Rookie Preceptor of the Year.”

The Labbe Family Rookie Preceptor of the Year Award honors Shuster as an outstanding preceptor who has demonstrated commitment to experiential training.

It is awarded to people who have been a preceptor for the UA College of Pharmacy for five years or less, a release said.

Preceptors are practicing pharmacists in a variety of clinical settings who mentor pharmacists in acquiring skills in a real-world workplace.