The Carolina Pharmacy Leadership, Excellence, And Development (LEAD) program is a one-day preparatory and professional development program geared toward students who are interested in exploring a career in pharmacy and learning how to be competitive in the pharmacy-school admissions process.
2015 LEAD program dates
- February 28, 2015: Chapel Hill campus (for incoming college freshmen through college graduates)
- March 7, 2015: Chapel Hill campus (for high school students)
- March 21, 2015: Asheville campus (for high school and college students)
There is no cost to program participants. Out of town participants are responsible for their own travel and lodging.
Chapel Hill campus: February 20, 2015
If you have questions about applying to the Chapel Hill LEAD programs, please contact pharmacy_LEAD@unc.edu or Galen Kopfmann at 919-966-9786.
Asheville campus: March 16, 2015
If you have questions about applying to the Asheville LEAD program, please contact Laura Bratsch at firstname.lastname@example.org or 828-250-3900.
Those admitted to the program will be exposed to and explore the phenomenal career opportunities available in pharmacy and pharmaceutical sciences, meet and build relationships with leaders in the profession, and learn how to improve their performance on admissions tests and how to be a successful applicant through professional development and leadership activities.
Participants will engage in interactive classes and seminars and meet with faculty and students from one of the nation's leading pharmacy schools. They will also meet with innovative clinicians and cutting edge researchers from a variety of pharmacy practice settings.