The National Community Pharmacists Association (NCPA) is dedicated to the continuing growth and prosperity of independent community pharmacy. KU's student chapter creates opportunities for pharmacy students to learn about career opportunities in independent pharmacy and to develop working relationships with pharmacists and pharmacy owners across the state.

Contact: Sara Dreiling (KU NCPA Chapter President)


Officers & Advisors

Officers

Title Name
President Sara Dreiling
President Elect  
Vice President
 
Secretary
 
Treasurer  
Community Service Chairs  
Fundraising Chairs  
Legislative Chairs  
Social Chairs  
Historian  
Travel Chairs  
Wichita Liaison  

Advisors

Gene Hotchkiss
Dennis Grauer


Events & Meetings

NCPA Road Trip

Senior Associate Dean Gene Hotchkiss leads students on a three-day trip across Kansas to visit independent pharmacies and their owners each year before the start of the spring semester.

 



Coronavirus Update
You Can Still Reach Us
Academic Support Services

Academic support services typically accessed via the Dean’s office are still available by appointment via phone/Skype/Zoom. Please contact KU School of Pharmacy Student Services at rxstudentservices@ku.edu.

Prospective Students
(future freshmen or transfers)

While KU has suspended campus visits, phone appointments are still available for pre-pharmacy guidance. Please contact Chris Claussen, KU School of Pharmacy admissions representative, at claussen@ku.edu.

Pre-Pharmacy Students

Pre-pharmacy students seeking guidance may still schedule phone appointments. Please contact Chris Claussen, KU School of Pharmacy admissions representative, at claussen@ku.edu.

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