The Chinese American Pharmacists Student Association (CHAPSA) is a newly founded organization at Chapman University School of Pharmacy (CUSP). The mission of CHAPSA is to foster an environment for student pharmacists to learn about and appreciate the Chinese culture, while promoting the pharmacy profession through health care services and education to the community. We are currently partnering with the Irvine Chinese School to bring a series of health-related seminars to the community. This past Sunday (11/4), CHAPSA members delivered a presentation about Flu/Vaccines to the Irvine Chinese School community. The event was a success and we hope to continue to partner with the Irvine Chinese School for future community outreach events.
John Grabenstein, Ph.D. received an honorary degree from Chapman University during the Closing Convocation ceremony on May 17, 2019. Dr. Grabenstein is the Global Director of Medical Affairs for Merck Vaccines. He leads scientific-policy activities for a global enterprise distributing over 180 million doses of 13 vaccines annually to help reduce the burden of vaccine-preventable
Congratulations to all of our CUSP students who received their degrees on May 17, 2019! Seventy-six new Doctor of Pharmacy graduates crossed the stage, as well as nine Master’s and two PhD students. This cohort of PharmD students included the first eight graduates from CUSP’s Freshman Early Assurance Program (FEAP), a special group of eight