Pharmacy is Right for Me, an educational program designed to provide middle school and early high school students, their families and educators with information and resources about the exciting and diverse career opportunities available within the field of pharmacy.
Pharmacy is Right for Me is an educational campaign that aims to inspire and foster the next generation of pharmacy leaders in the United States. Pharmacy is Right for Me provides students, parents, and educators with interactive tools, resources, and first-person testimonials that give insight into the exciting and diverse career opportunities that exist within the field of pharmacy.
The Pharmacy is Right for Me website – www.pharmacyforme.org – gives students the resources and information they need to consider a career in pharmacy. The interactive website provides a glimpse at the field’s rich history, an introduction to some of the industry’s most compelling and interesting inventions and people, and educational and career pathways that students can follow. Importantly, the website also features real-world video testimonials from pharmacists (students and professionals) to learn why pharmacy was right for them.
Pharmacy is Right for Me is a collaborative effort by OptumRx, a leading pharmacy benefits management organization and an Optum company; American Pharmacists Association (APhA), the largest association of pharmacists in the country; and American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy (AACP), a national organization representing pharmacy education in the United States.