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Gamecock Pharmacist

The Gamecock Pharmacist is the official publication of the UofSC College of Pharmacy. Stay up-to-date with the alumni stories, exciting research and unique student experiences that make our college truly remarkable.

Published semi-annually, each edition of the Gamecock Pharmacist magazine contains happenings from across the college and reports the successes of our pharmacy family. Print copies of the magazine are mailed to College of Pharmacy alumni. Update your contact information to ensure you never miss an edition. Digital versions of the stories are available here for friends of the college to enjoy.

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Cover of Gamecock Pharmacist Magazine - Spring 2021

Gamecock Pharmacist | Spring 2021

In this issue: The 2020-21 Alumna of the Year Julia Mims shares what she has learned over the course of her pharmacist career. College of Pharmacy leaders, students and alumni play key roles in COVID-19 vaccination efforts across the country. Researchers with the College of Pharmacy seek to provide greater access to health care in rural areas of South Carolina. From granted patents to published papers, not many people have accomplished as much as alumna Chloe Lebegue in such a short time.

Cover of Gamecock Pharmacist Magazine - Autumn 2020

Gamecock Pharmacist | Fall 2020

In this issue: UofSC researchers come together to develop and implement a saliva-based diagnostic test for COVID-19, as the pandemic brings the role of the pharmacist to the forefront. Julie Ann Justo’s interest in infectious diseases grows into an impactful career at UofSC on a national and statewide scale. Brandon Bookstaver’s team tracks treatment of the coronavirus and the long-term impact of the disease. The Leon and Betty George Endowed Scholarship Fund honors a faithful alumnus and a parents’ love of family and Columbia.

Cover of Gamecock Pharmacist Magazine - Spring 2020

Gamecock Pharmacist | Spring 2020

In this issue: Lindsay Cobbs, 2019 Alumnus of the Year, positively impacts the college through his outreach, volunteerism, and philanthropy. Assistant Professor Michaela Almgren shares the value of successful industry partnerships. From Alaska to Argentina, our Experiential Education program goes global. Professor Lorne Hofseth and Associate Professor Ozgur Sahin forge innovative paths for future cancer treatment.

Gamecock Pharmacist magazine cover - AU 2019

Gamecock Pharmacist | Summer 2019

In this issue: Ken Long, 2018 Alumnus of the Year, continues to impact the community through a legacy of family pharmacy. The Palmetto Poison Center receives its largest contract in the center's history. Wayne Buff retires as senior associate dean after many years of visionary service. The Walker Leadership Scholars program challenges students to discover many paths to leadership. The Kennedy Pharmacy Innovation Center reinforces experience as a valuable teacher. 



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