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Jay Michaels

Updated 3 days ago

Lies about pharmacist job market - 885 Replies This is why they keep opening...



my god....if i knew the market would be so utterly horrible i would never have become a pharmacist. 2 years in and i can't even find a stable...


Updated 10 days ago

Don't become a Pharmacist - 393 Replies

[QUOTE who="Angellee in Tampa, Florida"]The pharmacist at my local chain drug store started working there about 6 months ago. She's young and looked...


Updated 10 days ago

Cannot find a job as a pharmacist in the USA. Unemployed pharmacist seeking helpful advice please - 71 Replies

Hi I'm in the same boat. I have 12 years experience, fluent in 5 languages- I've worked in a hospital setting for 4 years but was laid off when the...


Updated 28 days ago

Looking for pharmacy internship-Have FPGEC- Need Visa Sponsorship - 88 Replies

[QUOTE who="OPharm in Florianópolis, Brazil"]Could you tell some tips to pass on FPGEE, and in which state and city, did you find your internship....


Updated 1 month ago

Seeking Intern Pharmacist Position - 127 Replies

[QUOTE who="tootti in Jersey City, New Jersey"]Hi CynM I mapped all the independent pharmacies in Jersey City and dropped resumes to each of them....


Foreign Pharmacist

Hello, I am a student in the last year of Pharmacy Collage in Romania and I would like to go to the US to practice pharmacy. I know that I have to...


Updated 1 month ago

Licenced Pharmacist from Greece to Ohio...Help please! - 1 Reply

No, you do not need to go through pharmacy school again. However, you may need to complete experience hours depending on Ohio laws for pharmacy...

Updated 1 month ago

Alternative Careers in Pharmacy - 269 Replies

What are some alternative jobs for self-driven pharmacists wanting to work independently from home?


Updated 2 months ago

Show me the money... - 62 Replies

[QUOTE who="lexiegrey in Singapore"]Hi, I'm a filipino FPGEC certified pharmacist looking for an internship anywhere in the US. I need a company that...

Updated 2 months ago

internship in canada after pebc evaluating exam - 68 Replies

hi vivek sir, i have done m pharmacy (pharamaceutics), and now i am planing to give PEBC exam. i need your help and want sufficient information...


Updated 3 months ago

High school student wanting to become a pharmacist? - 20 Replies

I want to join university of houston to do phamarcy but i have not yet done the prerequisite. Which college cn i join in dallas or near dallas to do...

Doctor D

Updated 4 months ago

is there a shortage of jobs for pharmacists? - 154 Replies

[QUOTE who="EmptyChair in New York, New York"]EDUCATION =17 YEARS...............EXPERIENCE=18 YEARS(MAJOR HOSPITAL )+11 YEARS(MAJOR...



I graduated in May 2014 and did not sign up for the NAPLEX yet due to some personal reasons. It has been four months now and I will be registering...


Best way to have a career in Managed Care (Health Plan) as a PharmD with no residency?

Does anyone have suggestions for the best way to have a career in managed care (health plans) as a PharmD with no residency? I referring to health...


Updated 5 months ago


Wow ! You have so much to learn..


Pharmacy Help

Well hello everyone I'm currently 18 attending community college. Currently not studying anything at the moment just trying for my AA. I never wanted...


Non-Pharmacy positions with a pharmacy degree

I am a recent graduate from a six year pharmacy program. Unfortunately, during school, I did not get a single pharmacy internship and as a result I...


Updated 6 months ago

pharmacy in UAE - 178 Replies

[QUOTE who="Asfer in Oldham, United Kingdom"]I am Asfer from UK, I am also trying to get into dubai and I am paying my first visit to the UAE health... in Knoxville, Tennessee

Updated 6 months ago

BS Pharmacy vs PharmD? - 13 Replies

Are BS Pharmacy degrees still in demand vs PharmD?

pharmdocjax in Jacksonville, Florida

Updated 6 months ago

Future for a reinstated pharmacist - 12 Replies

I was recently reinstated as a pharmacist after a felony conviction, is realistic to think I can restart my career as a pharmacist?

oxykitten in Salem, Massachusetts

Updated 7 months ago

2014 Pharmacy Graduate Advice - 3 Replies

I just graduated with a PharmD this year; unfortunately I do not have retail or hospital intern experience besides my IPPEs and APPEs. I am more so...

Seriousaboutthis in Markham, Illinois

Updated 7 months ago

H1B pharmacists -- adverse effect on American PharmDs? - 1 Reply

1,874 foreign pharmacists were approved to work in the US this year on H1B visas. Last year the number was 1,955, and in 2012 the number was 1,828. ...

Tim N in Duluth, Georgia

Updated 8 months ago

pharmacist job requirement????? - 1 Reply

hello friends, iam registred pharmacist after doing 2 year DIPLOMA IN PHARMACY and having 4 years of exprience. i want to work in USA, CANADA,...

neha gupta in Newark, Delaware

Updated 8 months ago

How to get a job as a Community pharmacist in US? Please help - 4 Replies

HI, I wanted to find a job and work as a Pharmacist in the US.I completed my bachelors in india 4 yrs course in 2004 and did Masters of science in UK...


Updated 8 months ago

FPGEE - 152 Replies

Hi I'm from sicily but I live from 2 months in USA. I would like some information about books I need to study for this exam and how hard it is....

dgmindeed in Portland, Oregon

Updated 9 months ago

Retail pharmacist job market in Oregon - 1 Reply

My family is considering moving to the Portland, OR area and I am wondering how long it might take me to find a retail pharmacy position there. I...

Used Rph in Madison, Alabama

Updated 10 months ago


Lets start a discussion about Express Scripts. They have the distinction of being the 2nd worst company IN AMERICA to work for. Dish Network is #1. ...

Rx Veteran in Maryland

Updated 10 months ago

Pharmacist license reinstated - 3 Replies

My pharmacist license was revoked in Texas due to felony conviction, can it be reinstated again? if so, what can I do?

Anonymous12 in Jersey City, New Jersey

Updated 10 months ago

Pharmacy school--think twice and if your answer is still yes keep thinking until the answer is NO!! - 11 Replies

I graduated from pharmacy school in May 1999 and at the time I had so many phone calls from recruiters that changing my phone number was a thing I...

ehernandezpalmi in Reno, Nevada

Updated 10 months ago

Nuclear Pharmacy - 2 Replies

Hello and good afternoon, The nuclear pharmacist career has recently perked my interest. I have been keeping up to date with all of the...

K12Mom in Dayton, Ohio

Updated 10 months ago

Applying for a Job at Rite Aid - 44 Replies

When applying for a Pharmacy Technician job at Rite Aid I was just asked to complete an online survey. They told me to go to

LadyRPH in Concord, Massachusetts

Updated 10 months ago

Which states have the greatest pharmacist shortage? - 26 Replies

I am a pharm resident in California and am looking to know what states have the greatest need for staff pharmacists coming out of residency. Having...


Updated 12 months ago

Pharmacy School Admissions - 152 Replies

Is 23 too old to look into becoming a pharmacist? I have a bachelor's degree and I am currently working as a pharm. tech. With 6 years of school...

natures4fun in Park Ridge, New Jersey

Updated 14 months ago

Is it Better to Resign or be Fired? - 6 Replies

I have been at my current chain pharmacy for almost 14 years, but know my days are numbered. I have been written up for not answering the phone in 3...


Updated 15 months ago

Pharmacy jobs in TN - 1 Reply

I am now hiring for a Director of Pharmacy in Danville. Illinois in a magnet hospital and the client is willing to pay relocation. Must have 2-5 in a...

Potential PharmD in North York, Ontario

Easy to find work in Canada ?

Hey, I'm new to this board...and as I understand, this board is dominated mainly to the US job market. With that said, is the demand for...

vishal in Ajax, Ontario

Updated 15 months ago

Canadian pharmacist - 33 Replies

To whom it may concern, I am a Canadian pharmacist interested in practicing my profession in Arab countries. I graduated from Montreal...

Mas in Friendsville, Tennessee

Posted Salary Figures

The figures posted here are a bit skewed....they include Pharmacy Tech salaries along with licensed Pharmacists' salaries in their computations....not...

dfichtel in Boca Raton, Florida

Updated 17 months ago

DESPERATE for a JOB!!!! - 2 Replies

I am feeling completely and utterly hopeless about my career situation. I have 7 years of retail experience, including 2 years as pharmacy manager. I...

StudentA in San Diego, California

Thinking about becoming a pharmacist

I recently graduated high school, and starting community college in the fall. I am interested in going to school and becoming a pharmacist. I need to...

Rx Veteran in Maryland

Updated 18 months ago

Automation. Death of Pharmacy - 1 Reply

I surmise that within the next decade prescription will be pursuant to a debit card format which the patient can carry to a vending machine to obtain...

Unix Brat in Asheville, North Carolina

Reusing pill bottles

Is it against the law for pharmacies to reuse Rx containers, ones that have been thoroughly washed and labels removed?

Sunithasiva in Dallas, United States minor outlying islands

Updated 18 months ago

Pharmacy internship for International Pharmacy Graduates - 2 Replies

Hi! I'm a pharmacist from the Philippines and can anyone give me an advice regarding my problem. I'm done with my PEBC Evaluation exam and currently...

RKumar in Colorado Springs, Colorado

Updated 19 months ago

Future Opportunities in U.S. - 1 Reply

I'm a U.S. citizen who's currently doing B.Pharmacy in KMCH College of Pharmacy in Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu, India. I'll be finishing my degree by...

KPaxt1N in Kansas City, Kansas

BBA to Pharm D - Help!

After graduating with a business degree, two years ago, I have decided to pursue my Pharm D at Kansas University. The issue: As my BBA did not...

NoFreeOxycontin in Detroit, Michigan

Updated 19 months ago

Hospital-Based Pharmacy Career? Good/Bad? - 3 Replies

I'm aware that many people now advise not to go into pharmacy due to the situation of schools over flooding and graduates, not enough job openings...

Barbara in Bradenton, Florida

Updated 20 months ago

New grad in May looking for a retail/hospital position - 8 Replies

Hello all, I am about to graduate in May this year and am interested in any position in pharmacy. The primary location I am looking at is the NJ,...

Rx Veteran in Maryland

Updated 20 months ago

I am looking for pharmacy graduate intern or pharmacy tech. positions (in PA, DE, NJ areas) - HELP! - 1 Reply

I graduated from pharmacy school (Pharm.D.) in 2008, and worked in the pharmaceutical industry for about 4 years after graduation (I do not have my...

Ashleygets in El Segundo, California

insight on pharmacy school. how old is too old? can you be too old?

Hello everyone, I am 22 and my bf is 49. I will be starting pharmacy school soon and have been talking about it with my bf and now he is thinking...

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