Harrison School of Pharmacy Hosting Open House, Health Fair April 8Second-year pharmacy student Holton Helms checks a patient's blood pressure at a health fair.
March 31, 2017
AUBURN, Alabama – The Harrison School of Pharmacy will hold an Open House and Health Fair on Saturday, April 8 from 11 a.m. – 1 p.m., prior to Auburn’s A Day football game. The Health Fair will take place outside HSOP's Walker Building, on the Thach Concourse. Pharmacy students from various student organizations will be set up to perform blood pressure checks, blood glucose checks, while also offering hydration and skin care tips while out in the sun.
Student Organizations Participating and Services:
- American Pharmacists Association: Blood glucose screenings, Blood pressure screenings and “Know Your Pharmacists” patient education
- Student Society of Health-Systems Pharmacy: HPV Vaccine Counseling
- Pack It Up Club: Smoking Cessation Education
- Student National Pharmaceutical Association: Blood glucose and Blood pressure screenings
Additionally, all students, faculty, staff, alumni and families are invited to step into the Walker Building and get to know Dean Designee Dr. Richard Hansen, who will take over as dean of HSOP on May 15. Current Dean Lee Evans, who is retiring after 23 years of service, will also be on hand to speak with visitors who stop by and introduce Dr. Hansen.
About the Harrison School of Pharmacy
Auburn University’s Harrison School of Pharmacy is ranked among the top 20 percent of all pharmacy schools in the United States, according to U.S. News & World Report. Fully accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), the School offers doctoral degrees in pharmacy (Pharm.D.) and pharmaceutical sciences (Ph.D.) while also offering a master’s in pharmaceutical sciences. For more information about the School, please call 334.844.8348 or visit http://pharmacy.auburn.edu.
Last Updated: March 31, 2017