Shane R. Wendel, PharmD, RPh, was elected to serve a three-year member term, representing District 5, on the Executive Committee of the National Association of Boards of Pharmacy® (NABP®) during the Association’s 115th Annual Meeting, May 16-18, 2019, in Minneapolis, MN.
Dr Wendel is a member of the North Dakota State Board of Pharmacy and a former president of the Board. He has also been a pharmacist and pharmacy manager for nearly 25 years, working in the retail pharmacy setting. He began his career at Target as a staff pharmacist and as manager of the pharmacy department. He is currently the owner and pharmacist at Central Pharmacy in Carrington/New Rockford, ND, and a partner at Pharmacists Associates, LLC.
Dr Wendel has been an active member of multiple professional pharmacy organizations, including the North Dakota Pharmacy Service Corporation, National Community Pharmacists Association, and the Professional Compounding Centers of America. He is also a past president and board member of the North Dakota Pharmacists Association.
Dr Wendel is also actively involved in his community. He is the vice president of the Foster County Fair Board, a member of the North Dakota Angus Association, and club leader of the Foster County 4-H Club.
Dr Wendel earned his bachelor of science degree in pharmacy and doctor of pharmacy degree from North Dakota State University.
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