Interested in gaining pharmacy experience? Then apply to become a volunteer at the Veteran's Home! More information and the application can be found below!
We have re-opened our membership application for Spring quarter! Please go to this link to fill it out by Thursday, April 22nd at 11:59 pm. Members who have filled this application during the Fall and Winter quarters do not need to fill out a new application. This applies only to new members!
Board Office Hours
Spring quarter is here and board office hours are back! **Current board members will be holding their office hours during weeks 2 and 4, and then during week 6, the new board members for the 2021-2022 year will be taking over!** This is an opportunity for you to ask any questions you have about pharmacy and PPS, get assistance with planning your schedules, have your resume reviewed, and really anything you’d like! We’re here for you, so please stop by even if it’s just to say hi! Also, remember that attendance is taken and can be counted toward active membership.
Please check out this link for all office hour times and Zoom links.
GM: Gap Year
This week we are so excited to invite Megan Nguyen from UCI Admissions to give a presentation on UCI’s pharmacy program and admissions process! Join us this Thursday, April 15th, from 6-7 pm to get all the info!
The Zoom ID is uclaprepharm and the password is PPS2020, or you can join via this link.
Interested in learning more about the pharmacy school admissions process? If so, come to the pharmacy webinar hosted by the UCLA Career Center on Wednesday, April 14th from 4-5 pm. The webinar will feature guest speakers from UCSF School of Pharmacy and Midwestern University – Glendale, AZ Campus, who will speak more about the admissions process and how to be a more competitive candidate. Check out this flyer and this link for more information and to register for this event!
Health School Fair
The UCLA Career Center is hosting a Health School Fair on Friday, April 16th from 12-3 pm! The fair will feature pharmacy programs such as UCSF School of Pharmacy, Midwestern University - Glendale, AZ Campus, USC -School of Pharmacy PharmD Program, and many more! For more information about this event, check out this flyer and this link.
DKICP Informative Pharmacy Presentation
The Phi Lambda Sigma Leadership Society at University of Hawaii’s Daniel K. Inouye College of Pharmacy (DKICP) has invited us to their upcoming Informative Pharmacy Presentation! The event will be held on Saturday, April 17, 2021 from 12:00 - 1:30 PM on Zoom.
If you would like to learn more about DKICP and their admissions process, as well as professionalism tips for pharmacy school, fill out this form. For more information about the event, check out this flyer.
USC M.S. in Global Medicine Virtual Open House
Interested in learning how pharmacy plays a role in global health? If so, come out to the USC M.S. in Global Medicine Virtual Open House on Friday, April 16th at 1:00 pm via Zoom (link will be shared closer to the event date) to learn more about their program, the application and admissions process, and how their Global Medicine program prepares students for health professional careers. At the event you will also have the opportunity to get your questions answered by their program director, advisors, and alumni.
CVS Health Scholarship
The 2021 CVS Health Minority Scholarship for Pharmacy Students is now open! The scholarship will be awarded to five underrepresented minority students who have been accepted into a Doctor of Pharmacy (PharmD) program for the 2021 entering class or were enrolled as a P1 PharmD student for the 2020 entering class. Each awardee will receive a $7,000 scholarship in fall of 2021! Applications are due by June 18, 2021. For more information about eligibility and application requirements, check out this link. If you have any questions, please contact the American Association of Pharmacy at email@example.com.