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Top 10 Gamecock Pharmacy Stories of 2023

Our most-read news over the last year includes stories of student achievement, research and innovation at the University of South Carolina. Here are our top 10 articles that garnered the most attention in 2023.


Students at white coat ceremony

Class of 2027 Receives White Coats

August 23, 2023

The University of South Carolina College of Pharmacy welcomed the Class of 2027 during the annual White Coat Ceremony on August 17, 2023, at the Columbia Metropolitan Convention Center. 

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Women play vital role in pharmacy leadership

October 12, 2023

Women continue to make amazing strides in pharmaceutical research and clinical practice across the Palmetto State and the U.S. From genetic conditions to infectious diseases, here are eight Gamecock women to watch.

Students in Hawaii

From paradise to catastrophe — Student pharmacists escape Lahaina fire

August 30, 2023

USC fourth-year student pharmacists Natalie Moning and Kristina Benbow had arrived in the beautiful seaside town of Lahaina, Maui, just a week prior to the devastating fire.

Match Day content on iPhone

Another Successful Rx Match Day

March 15, 2023

Gamecock pharmacy students and alumni matched with executive residencies, industry fellowships, clinical and community pharmacy positions across 16 states during this year's postgraduate Match Day.

Graduates at ceremony

College of Pharmacy celebrates graduating Class of 2023

May 17, 2023

The USC College of Pharmacy awarded 106 Doctor of Pharmacy degrees, a Doctor of Pharmaceutical Sciences degree, and 73 Bachelor of Science Pharmacy degrees to wrap up the Spring semester.

Students holding a large check

Gamecock Student Pharmacists to Compete for National Title

August 24, 2023

For the second year in a row, the USC College of Pharmacy team earned a spot in the top three of the Good Neighbor Pharmacy National Community Pharmacists Association Pruitt-Schutte Student Business Plan Competition. Spoiler alert: Gamecocks brought home the National Title!

Awardees at ceremony

Dean Cutler and KPIC Cofounder Honored by SCbio

February 23, 2023

University of South Carolina College of Pharmacy Dean Stephen J. Cutler and Lou Kennedy, cofounder of the Kennedy Pharmacy Innovation Center and president, CEO, and owner of Nephron Pharmaceuticals Corporation, were among the top honorees at the annual SCbio Life Sciences Conference held in Charleston.

Graduate student and advisor in Hawaii

Devoted to pursuing a cure for cancer

January 23, 2023

Graduate student Sana Khalili received the opportunity to meet other researchers in her field when she was invited to present at the American Association for Cancer Research - Japanese Cancer Association Joint Conference, held December 2022 in Hawaii.

Student with research poster

White Coat Donation Leads to Research Honors

January 24, 2023

The day student pharmacist Marcella Babatunde received her white coat as she began her studies at the USC College of Pharmacy is when she moved down the path toward pharmaceutical research.

Graduate student presenting at a conference

COP student travels the globe to present her research

April 11, 2023

Ph.D. candidate Sarah Davis traveled to the 27th Scientific Conference for the Society on Neuroimmune Pharmacology in New Delhi, India, where she was recognized for an outstanding oral presentation.

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