NOTTINGHAM, Md.— EPIC Pharmacies, Inc., a national network of more than 1,500 independently owned pharmacies, today announced the winners of its 2017 student grant program. Grants were awarded to 12 pharmacy students who plan to practice in an independent pharmacy upon graduation.
“The next generation of independent pharmacists will have a crucial role in addressing an increasing patient population and evolving health care system,” says EPIC Pharmacies Chief Executive Officer Jay Romero, R.Ph. “We are proud to once again recognize pharmacy students dedicated to patient care and support the future of independent pharmacy.”
The 2017 recipients include:
Applications for the 2018 program will be available on January 1, 2018, at any of the more than 1,500 EPIC Pharmacies member locations. To find a location near you, click here.
About EPIC Pharmacies, Inc.: Formed in 1982 and headquartered in Maryland, EPIC Pharmacies is a true co-op of community pharmacies dedicated to personal, quality service, and competitive prices. By providing its members with group buying power, provider networks, clinical performance tools, and managed care solutions essential to delivering quality patient care, EPIC Pharmacies is committed to helping independent pharmacies thrive in today’s chain-saturated marketplace.