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Woster research an awardee in Sickle Cell Disease/Advancing Cures funding; fast-track research focused on developing a new gene-modifying sickle cell disease treatment at MUSC could lead to human clinical trials in as few as three years.
Designed to engage underrepresented minority (URM) high school students interested in healthcare careers, PharmDamentals was a half-day program August 10. Activities included an alumni panel, lunch, tour, and experimenting in compounding and basic science in the lab. Above, students make troches with David Shirley.
MUSC pharmacy students immersed themselves in compounding during a special boot camp on campus February 23-24. Twenty-seven students participated in the Professional Compounding Centers of America (PCCA) Boot Camp, an intensive two-day session that furthered their compounding training.
The MUSC College of Pharmacy Alumni Ambassador Program was a big part of the fall recruiting campaign, in which the College was represented at formal recruitment events at Clemson, UGA, Furman, USC, North Carolina State, the Atlanta University Center and many more. Contact Abby Grady for information.
The 2018 Medisca Student Pharmacist Compounding Competition winners are Meghan White, Zach Posey and Ryan Rosenblatt. The team will go on to represent MUSC in the eighth annual national competition, held March 17-18, which includes a practical lab, a Q-and-A, a presentation and a compounding challenge.
The College of Pharmacy at the Medical University of South Carolina is a respected leader in education, research and patient care.
The College provides a premier pharmacy education by uniting nationally-recognized faculty and high-achieving students with the innovative interprofessional learning opportunities offered at MUSC’s academic medical center.
Located in beautiful and historic Charleston, S.C., MUSC College of Pharmacy has four academic degree programs, two research centers led by renowned endowed chairs, one of the oldest and largest residency programs in the country, more than 900 preceptors in a world-wide experiential program, and a collaborative continuing education program.
MUSC College of Pharmacy students are successful (graduating student satisfaction, NAPLEX/MPJE scores, post-graduation employment and residency placement) and the faculty is productive in and out of the classroom (National Institutes for Health funding, professional service, national awards and offices).
Founded in 1881, the pharmacy program at MUSC continues to attract and produce pharmacy’s finest practitioners, shaping tomorrow’s healthcare.
The Medical University of South Carolina College of Pharmacy’s doctor of pharmacy program is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education.