PILs Conversations Volume 5: Imposter Syndrome

Have you ever felt like your success wasn’t warranted? Do you feel as though you’re a fraud and at any moment your flaws will be exposed? Then this IS THE conversation for YOU. Tune in Tuesday, October 27th as WE UNPACK  imposter syndrome TOGETHER with you and our distinguished panel, PILs will discuss the scope and impact…

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Dispense As Written: Ambassador Spotlight – Dr. Chelsea Sumner

Featured PILs Ambassador: Chelsea Sumner, PharmD Pharmaceutical Industry Pharmacy Specialist Who/what inspired you to pursue pharmacy? I was inspired to pursue pharmacy by my mentor Carla White, who is an Associate Dean at UNC School of Pharmacy.  She Fascinated me with all of the opportunities that are available to PharmDs. What is the most rewarding…

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Dispense As Written: Ambassador Spotlight – Dr. Yanet Adere

Featured PILs Ambassador: Yanet Adere, PharmD Pharmaceutical Industry Pharmacy Specialist Who/what inspired you to pursue pharmacy? I originally chose to pursue a career in pharmacy due to my passion to improve health outcomes by increasing patients’ access to appropriate medications and to help combat the distribution of counterfeit medications in my native country, Ethiopia. What…

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Dispense As Written: Ambassador Spotlight – Dr. Raena Rhone

Featured PILs Ambassador: Raena Rhone, PharmD Pharmaceutical Industry/Hospital Pharmacy Specialist Who/what inspired you to pursue pharmacy? My mother inspired me to pursue pharmacy.  Her first role as a pharmacist was in the pharmaceutical industry and later in her career, she transitioned to community pharmacy as she yearned for direct patient care.  This modeled the unique…

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PILs Conversations Volume 4: Transitions of Careers in Pharmacy

Looking to make a career shift? Changing your career outlook IS POSSIBLE.  The world of pharmacy is diverse and there are lots of opportunities out there that most pharmacists are unaware of. Join our PILs Ambassadors on Thursday, August 27th at 9PM EST for a discussion around career transitions as they share information about their…

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The Road to Success – 4th Edition

PILs presents reflections from recent grads of the PILs Coach Program and their pursuit of postgraduate opportunities, including residency and fellowship training. The PILs Coach Program pairs aspiring residents and fellows with personal coaches to assist them in achieving their desired goals through a customized strategic plan.  Learn more about their personal journeys below. #ProductofPILs  Melissa Milfort Mercer…

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Dispense As Written: Ambassador Spotlight – Dr. Chandler Schexnayder

Featured PILs Ambassador: Chandler Schexnayder, PharmD, BCPS, CDCES Ambulatory Care Pharmacy Specialist Who/what inspired you to pursue pharmacy? Honestly, I did not know I wanted to pursue pharmacy until a couple months before graduating high school.  A pharmacy student (from a city four hours away) came to my classroom and educated me on what a…

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Dispense As Written: Ambassador Spotlight – Dr. Yewande Dayo

Featured PILs Ambassador: Yewande Dayo, PharmD Infectious Diseases/Antimicrobial Stewardship Pharmacy Specialist Who/what inspired you to pursue pharmacy? I always had a deep interest in healthcare, and I decided to pursue a career in pharmacy after working as a pharmacy technician in college.  I enjoyed learning about the medications I dispensed and the collaboration that took…

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