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Planning for a New USC Pharmacy in South Los Angeles

Soon after Vassilios Papadopoulos became dean of the USC School of Pharmacy in October 2016, he approached Raffi Svadjian, executive director of community pharmacies, with a bold idea. What about launching a new pharmacy in South Los Angeles, an underserved area for pharmaceutical care?

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Our school by the numbers

#1

Private
Pharmacy School

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Different Degree
Programs

Stats

Our school by the numbers.

#1

Private
Pharmacy School

20

Different Degree
Programs

Stats

Our school by the numbers.

#1

Private
Pharmacy School

20

Different Degree
Programs

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In the Heart of Los Angeles

Our location on a major academic medical center campus in the heart of a vibrant city offers extraordinary opportunities for internships, community engagement and mentoring. With 140 countries represented and 224 languages spoken, Los Angeles is filled with diverse cuisine, cultural institutions and recreational offerings. L.A. is home to more theaters, music venues and museums than any other U.S. city, and you can ski, hike and surf in nearby beaches and mountains.

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How did your time at the USC Mann School impact you?

“My experiences at USC equipped me with the leadership and clinical skills to propel my career. The lifelong friends and colleagues I made continue to show up in my personal and professional life.”

Eno Inyang

PharmD '16

Clinical Pharmacy Manager and PGY-2 Oncology Residency Program Director Dana-Farber Cancer Institute

How did your time at the USC Mann School impact you?

“My USC experiences and mentors enhanced both my technical and soft skills, priming me for my professional career. Their impact on me, professionally and personally, is priceless.”

Meleeneh DerHartunian

PhD, Molecular and Cellular Biology '10

Certificate in Clinical Trial Design and Management, Regulatory Science, Regulatory Documentation Team Leader, Product Development, Genetech

How did your time at the USC Mann School impact you?

“The scholastic discipline instilled at USC was instrumental in forging my career. Always think of patients first—but with a commercial hat on as well. [The Trojan Family] is a connection that’s always there, and comes into light in the strangest of places and the most fanciful of situations.”

Peter Lassoff

PharmD '86

Senior Vice President, Head of Regulatory, Medical Writing and Regulatory Intelligence, Syneos Health, United Kingdom

How did your time at the USC Mann School impact you?

“The rigorous training I received through the USC Pharmaceutical Sciences PhD program equipped me with a strong foundation in natural product chemistry, microbial genetics and analytical chemistry. This comprehensive background has proven invaluable in my research on unraveling the molecular mechanisms underlying microbe-host interactions.”

Chun-Jun (CJ) Guo

PhD Pharmaceutical Sciences '14

Assistant Professor, Weill Cornell Graduate School of Medical Sciences

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