Commencement Spotlight: Danielle Cortez, PharmD ’17

When Danielle Cortez accepts her doctorate of pharmacy at Commencement on Friday, May 12, her cheering section will include three of her biggest motivations for pursuing pharmacy school: Her three young children.

Trans Fat Bans Linked to Reduction in Heart Attack and Stroke

A study co-authored by USC School of Pharmacy assistant professor Rebecca Myerson found New York counties that implemented restrictions on trans fats experienced a 6.2% decline in hospital admissions for heart attack and stroke compared to counties without restrictions in place.

Pharmacy’s New Minor Offers Major Advantages

The USC School of Pharmacy now offers many undergraduate courses that can be mixed or matched to enhance students’ undergraduate education to better prepare them for a range of careers.

Students Thank Scholarship Supporters

“Through your support, you allow young people to achieve their dreams,” said Dean Vassilios Papadopoulos as he welcomed guests to the USC School of Pharmacy…