From a New Graduate Program to a National Institutes of Health Internship

Over the course of five weeks, Viridiana Murillo, MSGDA ’20, increased her confidence and skill in using the R programming language, which she first learned in her MSGDA program...
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CSHP Seminar Provides Networking and Continuing Education Opportunities for KGI Pharmacists

Students in the Doctor of Pharmacy (PharmD) program at the Keck Graduate Institute (KGI) School of Pharmacy and Health Sciences (SPHS) will have the opportunity to engage with pharmacy leaders at the California Society of Health-System Pharmacists (CSHP) Seminar in Anaheim this week...
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A Resilient Residency for PharmD Alumna Shows Her Capacity For Care

As a Postgraduate Year One (PGY-1) pharmacy resident at the Kaiser Permanente Fontana Medical Center, Susan Schroeter, PharmD ’18, feels she is exactly where she wants to be professionally...
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KGI Removes Bachelor’s Degree as Requirement for Doctor of Pharmacy Program

Pharmacists are in demand in community and hospital settings, as well as the biopharmaceutical industry. They play an important role as practitioners who consult one-on-one with patients about medication selection and usage...
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About SPHS

The KGI School of Pharmacy and Health Sciences (SPHS) was founded in 2014 and it celebrated its first class of graduates in 2018. The first cohorts of two genetics programs enrolled in August 2018.

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Academic Programs

The four-year Doctor of Pharmacy (PharmD) program develops innovative, collaborative, culturally-competent, articulate, and caring pharmacists. Interested in genetics? SPHS offers master’s degrees in genetic counseling and genomic data analytics

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The Doctor of Pharmacy (PharmD) program is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education, while the MS in Human Genetics and Genetic Counseling and MS in Human Genetics and Genomic Data Analytics programs are also accredited. 

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The SPHS faculty mentor students to emphasize interprofessional collaboration, systematic problem solving, the safe, efficient and ethical use of technology and biotechnology, and personalized patient care.

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