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Updated 6 hours ago

Lies about pharmacist job market - 854 Replies

I started to see a radical change in the job market in 2009. I was working for a national chain and in an area historically recession resistant. That...


Updated 22 hours ago

NAPLEX Exam - 1 Reply .


Updated 1 day ago

Alternative Careers in Pharmacy - 268 Replies

[QUOTE who="Scared for Rx in New York, New York"]Don't abandon the NAPLEX. I am licensed and still unemployed (October 18th 2013 - graduated in May...


Updated 1 day ago

Cannot find a job as a pharmacist in the USA. Unemployed pharmacist seeking helpful advice please - 65 Replies

Hi newpharmD: Did you graduate from University at Buffalo? I am considering going there for pharmacy school because of their reputation, but after...


Updated 5 days ago

Looking for pharmacy internship-Have FPGEC- Need Visa Sponsorship - 76 Replies

I am a foreign pharmacygraduate. I passed the FPGEE and now looking for internship, but cant find any.. I am so depressed by this fact and feel that...


Updated 11 days ago

Don't become a Pharmacist - 372 Replies

[QUOTE who="chancery in Atlanta, Georgia"]Know a pharmacist with Kroger.Had 10 interns and only 3 got jobs. He is planning to start his own...


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 1 month 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...

Jesse in Santa Maria, California

Updated 1 month ago

High school student wanting to become a pharmacist? - 22 Replies

I am a junior in high school and am interested in becoming a pharmacist. I know it takes good levels of math science and so far I have completed...

MOHAMMAD in Longview, Texas

Updated 1 month ago

pharmacy in UAE - 178 Replies

Hi I am A pharmacist with 13 years retail experience currently in south africa ad am looking for a job in the UAE. I also mhave a pharmacy to sell... in Knoxville, Tennessee

Updated 2 months ago

BS Pharmacy vs PharmD? - 13 Replies

Are BS Pharmacy degrees still in demand vs PharmD?

pharmdocjax in Jacksonville, Florida

Updated 2 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 2 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 3 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 3 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 4 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...

MATKIT in Schenectady, New York

Updated 4 months ago

FPGEE - 152 Replies

I am preparing for the FPGEE in April 19 2010. I need help. Please I will appreciate any help I can get from anybody who has done the exam or who is...

blondy84 in Amman, Jordan

Updated 4 months ago

Seeking Intern Pharmacist Position - 124 Replies

Hi, I am a foreign pharmacist. I have my FPGEC Certificate and I like to start my internship anywhere in USA.I am Canadian Citizen and like to work...

dgmindeed in Portland, Oregon

Updated 5 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 5 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. ...

Lamprini in Athens, Greece

Licenced Pharmacist from Greece to Ohio...Help please!

Hello everyone. I am Greek Pharmacist, I live in Athens and I have been working as a retail pharmacist for the last 3 years. My aunt lives in Ohio...

Rx Veteran in Maryland

Updated 6 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 6 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 6 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 6 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 6 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 8 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 10 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...

aspirehomecare in Bellmore, New York

Updated 11 months ago

Pharmacy jobs in TN - 1 Reply

Whoever thinks there is a shortage in Tennessee is an idiot! The fools opened 4 or 5 new schools and our state is glutted, plus you have to pay the...

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 11 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 13 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 13 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 14 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 14 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 15 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 16 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 16 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...

Kub in Vancouver, British Columbia

Canadian Pharmacist Looking to Relocate to the United States (California)

Hi there. I am a hospital pharmacist from British Columbia, Canada (no residency, worked in front-line dispensing and administrative positions)...

Pharmaciststeve in Panama City, Florida

Updated 17 months ago

Why were you fired as a pharmacist? What did you do if you were not working? - 2 Replies

I want to know to those who were laid off or fired...what was the reason?

Jane Doe24356 in New York, New York

Updated 17 months ago

Working in the US as a Portuguese Pharmacist ? - 1 Reply

Hi. I would like to know more about the next topics: - Are employers open to hire foreigner pharmacist? - Whats the average salary ? - What...

UsedRph in Madison, Alabama

Updated 17 months ago

Pharmacy job market - 17 Replies

OK, guys, I am a senior in college and I have been set on pharmacy school for sometime now. I did above average on the PCAT, have a good GPA, etc....

UsedRph in Madison, Alabama

Updated 17 months ago

Pharmacist Salary 2012 - 2 Replies

My question is how are our salaries? If you are lucky enough to have a job as a pharmacist, what are you earning? I work for the 'WALMART' and I...

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