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7 Tips for Applying to Pharmacy School

Applying to Pharmacy School? Here’s Your Checklist. Are you applying to pharmacy school so that you can begin in the Fall of 2019? You have tons on your plate right now, and it would be easy for something to slip through the cracks. Here at Presbyterian College School of Pharmacy, we don’t want that to...

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It’s All About Caring: Why One Alumna Chose PC School of Pharmacy

Why choose Presbyterian College School of Pharmacy? For Jean Whyte Goette ‘14, the lead clinical pharmacist at Lexington Medical Center in Columbia, SC, the reasons were pretty clear. “I chose PC’s pharmacy school because of the people, the community, and the caring,” Goette said. “I was not a number. I was valued for what I...

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Pharmacy Students Volunteer in the Community

The first-year students at the PC School of Pharmacy showed the school’s commitment to caring for the community during Service Day on August 16. Before they took their first class, new students served nonprofits that help the needy, or helped the needy themselves, throughout Laurens County. Students volunteered at 13 locations in all. “PC School...

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Pharmacy Students Receive Their White Coats, Recite Pledges

Sixty-one Presbyterian College School of Pharmacy students officially began their academic careers during the White Coat Ceremony on Friday, August 17. The event took place in Belk Auditorium on the main PC campus. “The white coats are symbolic of the professionalism that is expected of the students, not only during pharmacy school, but also throughout...

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3 Reasons a Pharmacy Student Chose a Residency (And Why You Should Too)

Don’t wait until your last year of pharmacy school to start thinking about a residency. Now is the time to think about which school can match you with this real-world experience. The right pharmacy residency builds upon what you learn in the classroom and on your pharmacy rotations. PC School of Pharmacy student Darien Campbell...

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PC School of Pharmacy Welcomes Pharmacy Residents

The Presbyterian College School of Pharmacy will welcome pharmacy practice residents from its teaching and learning curriculum this month. On July 18, an orientation will be held for the residents, who are from Greenville Health System and Spartanburg Regional Healthcare System. A meet and greet luncheon will be held at the pharmacy school during the...

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Pharmacy students help children with diabetes

Third-year Presbyterian College School of Pharmacy student Clayton Melson made sure his calendar was clear last week. That’s when Self Regional Healthcare hosted Camp Porcupine, a camp for children with diabetes, as the Greenwood hospital has done for the past 25 years. Melson was raring to go. But, on the first day of camp, he...

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Graduates Earn Their Pharm.D. Degrees, Hoods

Presbyterian College School of Pharmacy graduated its fifth class of doctors of pharmacy during the school’s hooding ceremony on May 11. The event took place at 10 a.m. in Belk Auditorium on the main PC campus. Sixty-nine students earned their degrees and doctoral hoods. PC President Bob Staton noted during his address how PC’s motto,...

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Pharmacy Students, Faculty Receive Awards

PC School of Pharmacy students, faculty members, and preceptors gathered for the school’s eighth annual awards ceremony on Monday, April 22 “We are fortunate to have students who strive to learn, have strong character and ambition to be leaders and compassion to provide service and care to their communities,” said Dr. Cliff Fuhrman, dean of the...

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Presbyterian College School of Pharmacy at South Carolina Society of Health-System Pharmacists annual meeting

The South Carolina Society of Health-System Pharmacists (SCSHP) held its annual meeting in Hilton Head from March 11-13. Pharmacists, technicians, and students from across the state came together to network, learn, and share best practices. Presbyterian College School of Pharmacy was represented well with two platform presentations. PharmD Candidate Anderson Isaac presented “Skin Reactions with...

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