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KU School of Pharmacy High School Open House

KU Pharmacy: Open House

6:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Wednesday, April 10
KU School of Pharmacy
2010 Becker Drive, Lawrence, KS
Registration Required (No Registration Fee)

Who Should Attend?

High school students and their parents/guardians

What Will You Do?

Learn about careers in pharmacy
Learn about KU Pharmacy Summer Camp
Learn how to prepare for a career in pharmacy
Learn about Pre-Pharmacy requirements
Tour and learn about KU School of Pharmacy
Hear from the Dean, administrators and faculty
Learn about the life of a KU Pharmacy student from current students
Learn about pharmacy student organizations
Learn about community service and professional development opportunities
Participate in hands-on activities in our Pharmacy Skills Lab
See Pharmacy Skills Lab demonstrations
Past Pharmacy Skills Lab Demonstrations
Compounding: Capsules and Ointments
Aseptic Technique Demonstrations
Immunization Technique Demonstration
Bone Density, Blood Pressure & Vitals Screening Procedure
Diabetic Patient Care/Point of Care Testing
Appropriate Medication Administration with Inhaler Devices
Dermaview Demonstration for Skin Exam

More Information/Questions?


2nd among all schools of pharmacy in National Institutes of Health funding
Brings more than $20 million in external funding into the state each year
7 of 19 cancer drugs formulated through the National Cancer Institute were developed at the KU School of Pharmacy
3,000 free flu shots given to Kansans in need during the past 5 years
4,000 living alumni, 63 percent of them living and working in Kansas
KU pharmacists practice in 95 of Kansas’ 105 counties
20th among public schools of pharmacy.
—U.S. News & World Report
$20.2 million NIH research grant earned by Distinguished Professor Jeff Aubé was 2nd largest in Kansas history
100 percent placement after graduation for KU Pharm.D. students
Established in 1885 as the 1st professional program at KU