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Ava Feenstra

Pharmacy Technician (PHTD) Program
Instructor and Chairperson

Ava Feenstra has been a practicing pharmacist for many years, specializing in long term care, compounding and facility living services. Prior teaching experience at the University of Alberta prompted an interest in teaching which led to her joining the Red Deer College faculty in 1999. Ava taught courses and mentored employees in the pharmacy as part of the Pharmacy Technician Bridging Transition Program.  Ava acquired her Master’s degree in Education in 2009 and considers herself a lifelong learner.   


M. Ed. Athabasca University

B.Sc. (Pharm). University of Alberta

RPh. Alberta College of Pharmacy

Main Areas of Teaching

Instructor and Chairperson, Pharmacy Technician Program

Scholarly Activity

Community Involvement

  • Volunteer with Northwest Canadian Greyhound League


Professional Memberships

  • Canadian Pharmacy Technician Educators Association
  • Alberta Pharmacists Association
  • Alberta College of Pharmacy

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