Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences Names New Board Chairman

Fri May 30, 2008 1:18pm EDT

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Jay Bikofsky, Class of '62, is Managing Director of Hagedorn &
                             Co.(New York)
BOSTON--(Business Wire)--
Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences President
Charles F. Monahan Jr. announced during the College's Commencement
exercises that Jay Bikofsky, Managing Director of New York City-based
Hagedorn & Co., has been named the new Chairman of the Board of
Trustees.

   Bikofsky, a 1962 graduate of the College, has served as Associate
Director of Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center in New York City,
Administrator of Montefiore Hospital in Pittsburgh, and has also
earned degrees from Columbia University and Fordham University. He
most recently served as Vice Chairman, and his appointment is
effective immediately. David L. Maher, Past Chairman of the National
Association of Chain Drug Stores (NACDS), has stepped down from the
board and was named Chairman Emeritus at Commencement.

   LINKS TO COMMENCEMENT COVERAGE & PHOTOS:

   Boston Commencement

   Worcester Commencement

   Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences, Boston's
oldest college, is a private, coeducational institution offering
graduate, professional and undergraduate degrees in the health
sciences. With campuses in Boston, Worcester, and Manchester, New
Hampshire, the College enrolls approximately 3,800 students, who are
drawn from 35 states and 34 foreign countries, and employs more than
350 faculty and staff.

Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences
Michael R. Ratty, 617-732-2130
Director of Communications
michael.ratty@mcphs.edu

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