USC School of Pharmacy analysis shows that virtual scientific conferences increase participation by scientists from underrepresented groups and developing countries, but reduce opportunities for networking and collaboration.
Million Hearts recognizes USC School of Pharmacy’s California Right Meds Collaborative (CRMC) led by Steve Chen and Jessica Abraham, as a Million Hearts Hypertension Control Exemplar for helping patients with hypertension and their prescribing clinicians reach and maintain blood pressure control during the COVID-19 pandemic.
USC School of Pharmacy students achieved a 97% passing rate on the North American Pharmacist Licensure Examination (NAPLEX) exam from April to October 2021, according to the National Association of Boards of Pharmacy.
Starting January 1, the No Surprises Act will make surprise out-of-network billing illegal across the U.S. In a MedPage Today op-ed, Erin Trish and Loren Adler of Schaeffer Center explain how the new law will benefit patients, employers, and consumers.
Meet Evans Pope III, ﬁrst-year PharmD student and co-founder of an early-stage
startup, PrescribeDTX. Here, the Nashville, Tennessee native shares how he became interested in pharmacy, his experience moving to Los Angeles, and his aspirations for his career and the future of pharmacy.
Meet fourth-year PharmD student Brooke Pigneri, who recently received the 2021 Excellence in Public Health Pharmacy Award from the U.S. Public Health Service in recognition of her role in developing naloxoneSC, a program that provides naloxone – a lifesaving medication for someone experiencing an opioid overdose—to anyone in need at USC.
In keeping with its tradition of launching groundbreaking degree programs, the School of Pharmacy has introduced new interdisciplinary options for undergraduates interested in careers in the health professions, biotechnology and beyond.