EVENT: Pharmacy Awareness Month is in March!

EVENT: Pharmacy Awareness Month is in March!

When: March 2016
Where: Pharmacy Building and The Nest (New Sub)

Hello everyone!

It’s that time of year again! It’s PHARMACIST AWARENESS MONTH!
Pharmacist Awareness Month (PAM) happens every year in March. Throughout this month, pharmacy students will be advocating for their profession and the expanding role of pharmacists, both in the community and in the hospital setting.

This year we have planned some awesome on-campus events that you definitely will not want to miss!

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Pharmacy Health Fair
WHEN: 11:30 am – 1:30 pm every Wednesday in March!
-> March 2nd, March 9th, March 16th, March 23rd, March 30th
WHERE: NEST Agora (Lower Level) – just look for the students wearing blue PAM t-shirts!
WHAT IS IT? Pharmacy students will be running booths about a variety of health topics that are relevant to all of us! There will be a licensed pharmacist at the Fair who can answer any questions that you might have regarding medications!
***There will also be opportunities to win prizes (weekly raffle) and get some free snacks!***

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Pharmacy Showcase
WHEN: 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm on March 16th
WHERE: NEST Agora (Lower Level)
WHAT IS IT? There will be amazing performances from talented pharmacy students! Come enjoy some singing, dancing, and more! Pharmacy students, come out to support your fellow classmates!
***There will be opportunities to win prizes at a raffle draw!***

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CAPSI (Canadian Pharmacy Students and Interns) Symposium
WHEN: TBD
WHERE: Pharmacy Building

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Pharmacy Information Evening (PIE) – UBC Pre-Pharmacy Society
WHEN: TBD
WHERE: Pharmacy Building
WHAT IS IT? Has your childhood dream always been to become a pharmacist? Or have you just recently discovered that pursuing pharmacy might be the right path for you? Either way, make sure you come out to our Info Night to learn more about what life is like as a pharmacy student, listen to speeches from the admissions office and network with both pharmacy and pre-pharmacy students!
***YES. PIE (and other light refreshments) will be served.***

Information about additional events may be released later in the month so STAY TUNED.