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 2017 Recipient, Rudolf Mireles (center)

This award recognizes a compounder who is a leader in California compounding by virtue of his or her activities to advance the practice of compounding. This must be illustrated in multiple ways, examples of which might be a combination of any of the following: as a member of the Board of ACP, testifying in front of the Board of Pharmacy, advocating to state and/or federal legislators, giving lectures on compounding, published articles on compounding and public education/outreach. The recipient should be someone who has made significant contributions in compounding; and should be an individual who is well-known amonghis/her colleagues for their advancement of the profession. The nominee must be a member of CPhA’s Academy of Compounding Pharmacists; may be a pharmacist or a technician and can be nominated by any CPhA member. 


  • Completed nomination form
  • A letter from the nominator to address the criteria and provide specific examples of how the candidate has made significant, influential and sustained contributions to the pharmacy practice in California.
  • Current full curriculum vitae or detailed resume of the nominee.
  • At least 2 letters of recommendation
  • All letters of support must be signed by the author. Emailed letters must contain an electronic signature.
Submit a Nomination for the Steven C. Feldman Award

Award Submission:
Deadline for CPhA to collect nominations is Monday, January 15, 2018. All awards are submitted for review either electronically or via U.S. Postal Service. Please fill out the online nomination form and send all supporting documentation via email to If submitting by mail, please download the nomination form and send along with all supporting documentation to:

CPhA Awards Committee
Attn: Awards Manager
4030 Lennane Drive
Sacramento, CA 95834

Selection Process:
The CPhA Awards Committee is responsible for selecting all qualified award winners, which is based upon careful review of all qualified applicants. Upon receipt of a nomination package, CPhA staff reviews the package for completeness and then forwards on to the CPhA Awards Committee. If the nomination package is incomplete, a CPhA staff member will follow up with the nominator to obtain the missing information.

Steven C. Feldman Past Recipients