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Graduate works to automate the future of pharmacy

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the number of retail pharmacists in the US is on the decline. There are, however, many other opportunities for graduates of the PC School of Pharmacy, The Future of Pharmacy Dr. Arlin Ashemore ‘18 has taken one such path. He is currently completing a research fellowship at Omnicell...

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PC School of Pharmacy Receives Longest Accreditation Term in School History

The Presbyterian College School of Pharmacy received continued accreditation from the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE). Now accredited through 2028, the eight-year term is the longest in the School’s history. “I am very proud of the faculty and staff of the PC School of Pharmacy for their hard work during this process,” said Dr....

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PC School of Pharmacy to administer COVID vaccinations

The South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (SCDHEC) approved the PC School of Pharmacy to provide COVID vaccinations. The School is currently waiting to receive its supply. “It is anticipated that PC will receive the vaccine and administer it to PC students and employees and members of the surrounding community who want it,”...

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Student finds her way in pharmacy school

By Marley Bickley ‘22 Third-year PC School of Pharmacy student Kennedy Crosby wasn’t exactly sure she wanted to pursue pharmacy when she began college. Crosby first thought about becoming a pharmacist when she was in high school. She chatted with a family member who had just entered the profession. “This interest was then furthered as...

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Recent grad chose pharmacy for the diverse opportunities

“I went to college with my sights set on being a dentist,” said Dr. Mallory Moore ’17. “However, during my junior year I decided to explore pharmacy a little more.” Moore volunteered that summer in the pharmacy at the VA Medical Center in Durham, N.C. “I was so fortunate to have met one of the...

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Students, Professor Administer Flu Shots in Several Clinics

“It’s always important to get your flu shot, but there is an emphasis on that importance this year during the pandemic,” said Dr. Tiffaney Threatt, associate professor at the PC School of Pharmacy and director of the PCSP Wellness Center. The Wellness Center has hosted annual flu shot clinics since 2011. This year, Wellness Center...

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Recent Grad Specializes in Chronic Care Management at a Family Practice

Dr. Olivia Brinkley ’20 recently started a new chronic care management (CCM) position in her hometown of Bamberg, S.C. Brinkley provides CCM as a service of Bamberg Family Practice. This primary care clinic plays a crucial role in the community’s health, since there’s not a hospital nearby. “My role in the practice is to perform...

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Pharmacy student recognized for service, research efforts

“The Presbyterian College School of Pharmacy has offered me many opportunities to get involved outside of the classroom,” said third-year pharmacy student Amanda Smith. “These experiences had a huge impact on my education and exposure to the pharmacy profession.” Serving the Community In addition to working at Spartanburg Medical Center, Smith serves on the executive...

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New PCSP Admissions Director Excited to Help in Pharmacy Students’ Journey

“I look forward to working with prospective students through their enrollment journey at the PC School of Pharmacy,” Leigh Lanford ’98 said about returning to PC as the pharmacy school’s admissions director. Lanford has worked in higher education for 11 years, including eight years in admissions. Her admissions work has focused on enrollment best practices,...

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