Pharmacists specialize in the composition and interaction of drugs, including their physiological effects on humans. Traditionally, pharmacists dispense medications, but as the primary source of information on both prescription and over-the-counter medications, they also serve as a link between physician and patient.
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|Learn More About Pharmacy||Pharmacy For Me|
|Early Acceptance Program||UH Hilo Pre-Pharmacy Scholar Admissions Program|
|Programs in Hawaii||Daniel K. Inouye College of Pharmacy|
|Researching Schools||Pharmacy College Application System (PharmCAS) School Directory|
|Entrance Exam||Pharmacy College Admission Test (PCAT)
|Applications||Pharmacy College Application Service (PharmCAS)|
|Interviews||Sample Interview Questions|
|Financial Aid||Financial Aid by AACP|
|Current Opportunities||Health – Current Opportunities|
|Engagement||Hawaii Pre-Health Career Corps
The Pre-Health Career Corps (PHCC) is a free year-round program for Hawaii high school and college students who are interested in health careers. Its purpose is to increase awareness about health careers, provide mentoring, shadowing and research experiences, and provide campus exposure to health careers.
Text compiled from the American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy (AACP) website, Pharmacy School Admission Requirements 2013-2014, the Daniel K. Inouye College of Pharmacy (DKICP) website, the Harcourt Assessment PCAT Candidate Information booklet, and the UHM 2017-2018 Catalog.