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8th Annual

KU APhA-ASP Campus Convention

Pharmacy & Professionalism Conference

Saturday, February 2, 2019 | KU School of Pharmacy
2010 Becker Drive, Lawrence, KS


Why Attend?

Pre-Pharmacy Students

  • Learn about the pharmacy profession and the wide-range of career paths
  • Learn about pharmacy school and the opportunities available to you at KU School of Pharmacy
  • Hear first-hand from current students about a day in the life of a KU School of Pharmacy student
  • Learn about the KU School of Pharmacy application process and interview

Current Pharmacy Students

  • Hear first-hand from current residents about a day in the life of a Pharmacy resident
  • Learn about the future job market and how to prepare for graduation
  • Learn about issues facing the profession, including the expanded role of pharmacy practice residencies and political changes at the state and national levels

All Attendees

  • Expand your professional network and learn about summer opportunities
  • Meet KU School of Pharmacy administrators and faculty
  • Hear from leaders in the pharmacy profession about why it’s important for pharmacy students and working pharmacists to have a voice in legislative matters
  • Hear from practicing pharmacists and researchers about specific pharmacy careers, including healthcare system, indendent pharmacy, managed care, retail/chain pharmacy, ambulatory care, and research/academia.

KU School of Pharmacy Campus Convention 2018


Events
2nd among all schools of pharmacy in National Institutes of Health funding
Brings more than $20 million in external funding into the state each year
7 of 19 cancer drugs formulated through the National Cancer Institute were developed at the KU School of Pharmacy
3,000 free flu shots given to Kansans in need during the past 5 years
4,000 living alumni, 63 percent of them living and working in Kansas
KU pharmacists practice in 95 of Kansas’ 105 counties
20th among public schools of pharmacy.
—U.S. News & World Report
$20.2 million NIH research grant earned by Distinguished Professor Jeff Aubé was 2nd largest in Kansas history
100 percent placement after graduation for KU Pharm.D. students
Established in 1885 as the 1st professional program at KU