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Graduates Honored in Convocation and Hooding Ceremony

More than 100 Pharm.D. graduates gathered with a limited number of family and friends at the Koger Center for the 2021 College of Pharmacy Convocation and Hooding ceremony.

Give 4 Garnet Fundraiser Garners Great Success

The College of Pharmacy realized an outstanding outcome during Give 4 Garnet thanks to the generosity of donors, friends, faculty, staff, and students who contributed.

Fabel Honored for Innovative Teaching Practices

Patti Fabel, executive director of the Kennedy Pharmacy Innovation Center, received the Garnet Apple Award for Teaching Innovation, presented by the Office of the Provost.

Cutler named interim provost at UofSC

Stephen J. Cutler, dean of the University of South Carolina College of Pharmacy, has been named the university’s interim provost.

Spring 2021 College of Pharmacy Awards

The culmination of the Spring semester is an exciting moment for our students, faculty and staff. It is a time when we come together to celebrate the many successes of our UofSC pharmacy community.

Freeman Recognized by National Pediatric Pharmacy Association

For her dedication and contributions to pediatric pharmacy, Kennedy Freeman was named a recipient of the John Dice Scholarship award at the National Pediatric Pharmacy Association Annual Meeting.

Pharmacy Student Receives Public Health Pharmacy Award

Michael Deaney was named a recipient of the USPHS Excellence in Public Health Award for significant contributions to public health by promoting wellness and healthy communities.

College of Pharmacy Celebrates Class of 2022 at Pinning Ceremony

As student pharmacists progress from the third to fourth year of professional studies, they transition from classroom-based learning to a year of immersive, hands-on rotations in various areas of pharmacy.

College of Pharmacy Students Once Again Shine on Match Day

Many UofSC pharmacy students are headed for residency following graduation. We asked a few of these students to tell us more about their Match Day experiences.

Pharmacy Students Answer the Call

Students at the UofSC College of Pharmacy have a deep commitment to supporting the community, as demonstrated through their volunteerism at COVID-19 vaccination clinics.

Q & A with Michael Bedenbaugh ('12)

Alumnus Michael Bedenbaugh saw his career come full circle when he returned to Intramed Plus, the same place he had worked as an intern during pharmacy school. Read more in our latest Q&A.

Ph.D. Graduate learns success can come from failure

It has been quite an adventure for Hossam Tashkandi, who will graduate with his Ph.D. in pharmaceutical sciences from the College of Pharmacy this May.

Faculty Honored with 2021 Garnet Apple Innovative Teaching Award

The Garnet Apple Award for Teaching Innovation honors UofSC faculty who demonstrate an ongoing commitment to best teaching practices and innovative learning strategies.

Walker Leadership Scholars Launch New Leadership Initiative

Developing leadership skills is a key component in preparing our students for their future careers, and this year, the Walker Leadership Scholars took on the role of designing a leadership week for students.

Announcing the 2021 Outstanding Alumni Award

This annual award recognizes an alumnus who has demonstrated outstanding commitment to their professional area of service and dedication to the college.

The Pharmacist's Role in Health Equity

As part of an ongoing initiative to have a dialogue about health disparities and in celebration of Black History Month, the College of Pharmacy Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion committee sponsored a virtual conversation in February.

Moving Ahead

Several pharmacy students and first-year residents have already received and accepted offers of fellowships and other post-graduate training ahead of Match Day 2021.

Q & A with Christi Epps ('97)

Alumna Christi Epps' trailblazing spirit comes from her mother, who was one of the first women to graduate from the UofSC College of Pharmacy. Read how she has carried on that legacy in our latest Q&A.

Resilience, ingenuity define UofSC's COVID response

From the classroom to the research lab to the front lines, the UofSC community has taken extraordinary steps over the past year to safeguard its students, faculty and staff in the face of COVID-19.

COVID-19: Overcoming addiction during a pandemic

Assistant Professor Jordan Cooler and students in the Gamecock Recovery program share how COVID-19 has impacted those struggling with addiction.

UofSC Wins Big at Statewide Pharmacy Conference

UofSC faculty and students took home several top awards at this year's annual meeting of the South Carolina Society of Health-System Pharmacists.

Career Expo Achieves Virtual Success

As with most in-person meetings and events over the past year, the third annual Gamecock Pharmacy Career Expo had to make major adjustments.

Almogaber Selected for Inaugural Class of Executive Residency Program

The UofSC College of Pharmacy is pleased to share that fourth-year student Aiya Almogaber has been named to the 2021-2022 class of executive residencies for the American Pharmacists Association.

Q & A with Krishnan Larkin Brown ('17)

Clinical pharmacist Krishnan Larkin Brown shares the serendipitous moment that led her to pharmacy school and some advice for students in our latest alumni Q&A.

Rios Schad Awarded APhA Foundation Scholarship

UofSC pharmacy student Thayra Rios Schad is the recipient of the 2021 Mary Munson Runge Scholarship by the American Pharmacists Association Foundation.

 

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