Campus and Professional Organizations
There are numerous UNC campus organizations and groups, representing a myriad of interests, activities, etc. For more information on what UNC has to offer, access the clubs and organization information from the UNC website:
Description: Friendship Association of Chinese Scholars & Students
Description: Graduate and Professional Student Federation
Description: Korean Association of Students and Scholars.
Description: South Asian Organization
Description: hiking trips, trail, lake, and river; clean up; activism.
Carolina Canoe Club
Offers weekly paddling trips for both whitewater and flat water. Reasonable membership fee.
The professional organizations that are likely to be of interest to School of Pharmacy graduate students are too numerous and diverse to list them all here. What follows are some examples of professional organizations that may be of interest to some students.
Description: American Society for Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics
Description: American Association for Cancer Research
Description: American Association of Pharmaceutical Scientists. Many graduate students present posters at their Annual Meeting. UNC has a student Chapter. Get involved.
Description: International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research
Description: International Society for Pharmacoepidemiology
Description: International Society for the Study of Xenobiotics
Description: American Chemical Society
Description: Research Triangle Park Drug Metabolism Discussion Group
Comments: Quarterly meetings with world-renowned scientists and a hearty dinner
Orange County Animal Protection Society
Description: animal shelter on Airport Road- lots of animals for adoption, outdoor training facility offering dog obedience classes in Mebane.