Golden Bear Pharmacy Summer Camp
The 2021 Golden Bear Summer Camp has gone virtual!
The College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences is offering a virtual Pharmacy Camp scheduled for Monday, June 28, 2021 and Tuesday, June 29, 2021 from 12:00 – 4:00pm via Zoom! All you need is a laptop or desktop with internet access to join us. This is an excellent opportunity for high school students to learn about careers in pharmacy, the pharmaceutical sciences and occupational therapy through hands-on learning experiences. This virtual day camp is open to high school students who demonstrate strong academic skills and an interest in pharmacy, the pharmaceutical sciences and/or occupational therapy.
- Learn about different career paths in pharmacy and occupational therapy
- Get tips on how to prepare for a career in pharmacy and occupational therapy
- Hands on activities and demonstrations
- Camp is free for all participants
We'd like to thank our sponsors!
- WNE Alumni Association
- Walgreens Pipeline Initiative Development Grant
- MassHire Hampden County Workforce Board
- Western Mass Pharmacists Association
- Bob Dobek
Community Pharmacy & Ambulatory Care
Many pharmacist work with people out in the community at your local retail stores. Filling prescriptions, counseling patients about their medications or answering questions from patients and other healthcare providers. They can also work on healthcare teams in outpatient clinics with specific populations of patients.
Pharmacist can work in a hospital compounding medications for individual patients or working with the medical team to make sure every patient gets the best treatment.
To be a pharmacist, you must also learn how to work and compound various dosage forms.
As newer personalized medication becomes more popular, pharmacist must learn how to work with genetics.
General Education and Admissions
Learn about the college application and how to stand out regardless of where you apply!
Interested in other healthcare professions? Come and learn what being an occupational therapist is all about!