• Sterile Compounding Training Program

    Sterile Compounding Training Program 

    KPIC is proud to announce the creation of a sterile compounding training program designed to prepare practitioners to compound to USP <797> and USP <800> standards.

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  • 2016 Pharmacy Ownership Bootcamp

    2016 Pharmacy Ownership Bootcamp 

    Register now for the NCPA and Kennedy Pharmacy Innovation Center Pharmacy Ownership Bootcamp, specifically designed for pharmacy students, residents, and new practitioners who are considering pharmacy ownership.

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  • Q: Where is Pharmacy going? A: Where can you take it?

    Q: Where is Pharmacy going? A: Where can you take it? 

    The Kennedy Pharmacy Innovation Center is pleased to announce the establishment of a Comprehensive Medication Management Collaborative that is putting a PharmD at the forefront of patient care. Paul Fleming is working directly with patients and doctors at the Trident Branch of Palmetto Primary Care Physicians to help achieve better healthcare.

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  • SCCP Team Places 2nd at NCPA Finals!

    SCCP Team Places 2nd at NCPA Finals! 

    SCCP Students Maddie DeMarsh, Rylee Rankin, Taylor Stone, and Harriet Kneece (Team Granite Pharmacy), received second place in the final round of the 2015 Good Neighbor Pharmacy NCPA Pruitt-Schutte Student Business Plan competition! The USC Pharmacy team won $2,000 for the NCPA-USC Student Chapter, $2,000 for the college to promote independent pharmacy, and all expenses paid to attend the NCPA Annual Meeting at the Gaylord National Resort and Convention Center in National Harbor, MD.

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Recent News

Pharmacy Students Place in Top 10 ...

South Carolina College of Pharmacy students Kristen Arnall, Sarah Lewter and Adam Talbert were invited to compete nationally in the 2016 Medisca Student Pharmacist Compounding Competition. They placed in the top 10 overall and received 2nd place in the poster completion. Read more

South Carolina College of Pharmacy ...

SCCP Students Take Their Business ...

This summer, three deserving students from the South Carolina College of Pharmacy (SCCP), interested in independent pharmacy ownership, got a very unique and rewarding experience at Live Oak Bank located in Wilmington, North Carolina. Read more

The Conversation

Joe DiPiro, Executive Dean

“The key ingredients to the success of the Kennedy Pharmacy Innovation Center are: first and foremost the people, attracting the best students and faculty, second, having opportunities – to learn and create the future of the profession, and third, the resources – to make it all possible.”

Joe DiPiro, Executive Dean
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Kristen Ammay, 3rd Year Pharmacy Student

"KPIC acts as a source as well as a tool for…[research] projects, and facilitates interdisciplinary collaboration."

Kristen Ammay, 3rd Year Pharmacy Student
Brianna Harris, 4th Year Pharmacy Student

"KPIC has the ability to take someone like me, who is only comfortable with seeing things in black and white, and open their eyes to the gray areas as opportunities for the future of pharmacy."

Brianna Harris, 4th Year Pharmacy Student

Success Story

Hugh Mobley and Blake Cogdill at graduation
Hugh Mobley and Blake Cogdill at graduation

As the first student to complete the KPIC Business and Entrepreneurship Track I have gained amazing ... Read more Read more success stories

As the first student to complete the KPIC Business and Entrepreneurship Track I have gained amazing experience with some of the most prestigious rotations across the United States which were open to me because of the business training that is a part of the Track. Being a fourth year student, I received multiple job opportunities without heavy pursuit thanks to the Kennedy Pharmacy Innovation Center. The first amazing opportunity began with a primary care physician’s office pharmacy where I was ...

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