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Region 3 MRM 2017

Student Pharmacists from the University of Florida recently returned from North Charleston, South Carolina with two awards from APhA-ASP’s Region 3 Mid Year Regional Meeting! Recognized for outstanding efforts and patient care, the University of Florida College of Pharmacy received awards in Operation Diabetes and Operation GenerationRx. There were over 70…

Welcome Class of 2021!

It is time to #BeginYourLegacy! With the new year fresh upon us, this upcoming 2017-2018 year is full of promise. Full of opportunities for student pharmacists to get involved and make an impact in patient care. Let us take a look back at the past year and look forward to…

APhA-ASP Chapter of the Year

#TogetherWeDID win the APhA-ASP Chapter of the Year award! Presented at the APhA Annual Meeting this past weekend in San Francisco, CA. Read more about our time at APhA Annual 2017 below!     This year, 26 students from the University of…

Legislative Days 2017

During March 14-15, 2017, student pharmacists from the University of Florida met with Legislators in Tallahassee, FL to discuss various bills on the pharmacy profession! Alongside other Colleges of Pharmacies in Florida, students also hosted a Health Fair for all who were visiting the capitol!   Check out…

Global Gala 2017

Through IPSF, this year’s Global Gala coordinators put on the annual APhA-ASP Global Gala at the Harrell Medical Education Building to raise funds for Global Health Outreach Trips. Between funds raised from the coveted Pie-A-Professor fundraiser, silent auction, and ticket sales, over $7,000 was raised! Photos can be found on…

What Do Pharmacists Do?

During my planning for Legislative Days, I realized that, to get anywhere with pharmacy policy advocacy, we must first educate and spread awareness. While tabling at school is an important task, it only reaches a narrow audience (i.e. the people that walk past your table and actually listen to…

Meet Your New Officers

As the new officers of the Gainesville APhA-ASP Chapter, we are excited to take the next step in advancing our profession by leading, developing, and bringing opportunities to all of you, because, Together We Can!   Top (L to R): Jade Levy, Stephany Fournier, Emily…

Patient Counseling Competition Winners

Congrats to our top 3 winners of the Patient Counseling Competition at the Gainesville Campus! 1) Shannon Lyons 2) Michael Ossenbeck 3) Josh McBride They will be representing our Gainesville chapter as they compete in the second round against the top 3 participants from the other UF COP…

Legislative Days 2014

Students traveled to the Florida State Capitol on March 10-11, 2014 to advocate for our profession to the Senators and Representatives of the state. We had the opportunity to talk with lawmakers and lobbyists about our profession and future laws that can impact us. We held a health fair on…