Wilkes University’s Nesbitt School of Pharmacy is providing high school juniors and seniors with a prescription for a successful career during the Discover Pharmacy Day Camp. The two-day camp began Aug. 13 concludes Aug.14.
High school students have completed hands-on activities with current pharmacy students, faculty, deans and working pharmacists to introduce them to pharmacy’s dynamic blend of science and patient care.
- Extracting DNA from strawberries
- Training to use life-saving naloxone
- Creating aromatherapy-infused lip balm
- Making bath bombs
- Getting out of a pharmacy escape room
Students have learned how to prepare for and apply to the Nesbitt School of Pharmacy, get a glimpse at life as a student pharmacist at Wilkes and hear about the variety of rewarding career paths available to pharmacists.
Check out our photo gallery to see what the students completed this week.