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Pharmacy Students Share What They’re Thankful For

Now is the time for giving thanks. We here at the PC School of Pharmacy are thankful for the opportunity to help students along a path to serving others. We asked a few students what they’re thankful for about pharmacy school. Here are a few of their replies. “Amazing friends” “I am thankful to be...

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Why pharmacy? And why the PC School of Pharmacy? A P3 tells you why.

Jessica Yarbrough’s family always encouraged her to consider pharmacy. But, as she says, she “never gave pharmacy the time of day.” Jessica planned to go to medical school and study genetics instead. That all changed when she made a last-minute decision to visit the PC School of Pharmacy. In this Q&A, check out why Jessica...

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Students earn certification, conduct cancer research

PC School of Pharmacy students can earn more than a PharmD. They can also earn pharmacogenomic certification, putting them on the forefront of an emerging field of medicine. “(Pharmacogenomics) is being used in multiple fields, especially cancer therapy, as a targeted approach to killing tumor cells,” Dr. Chris Farrell, director of the Pharmacogenomics Certification Program....

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Alumnus named Pharmacist of the Year

When Jimmy Pruitt ’17 earned an honor during his residency, he thought of finding his calling in pharmacy during a rotation a few years before. This past summer, Pruitt’s physician and nursing colleagues at Grady Health System Emergency Medicine Department in Atlanta named him the Grady Pharmacist of The Year. It is the first time...

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