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College of pharmacy and health sciences
College of Pharmacy & Health Sciences

Pharmacy Camp

Do you have a student who is interested in science and may want to explore career opportunities?

Butler University College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences will be hosting a Pharmacy Camp this summer from July 8 through July 11.

The camp is open to high schools students entering the 10th, 11th, or 12th grades in the fall of 2019. Students will gain an understanding of medication therapy in today’s healthcare environment and explore the role of the pharmacist in contemporary healthcare. There will also be an introduction of the many career paths in pharmacy, including ambulatory and acute patient care, drug compounding, pharmaceutical research, and more!

Camp activities include:

  • Preparing pharmaceutical products in a compounding lab and a clean room.
  • Attempting clinical assessment techniques such as taking a blood pressure.
  • Working with faculty in a pharmaceutical research lab.
  • Meeting and interacting with current pharmacists from a variety of different practice areas.

Where: Butler University, College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences,

4600 Sunset Ave, Indianapolis, IN 46208

When: Monday July 8–Thursday July 11, 9:00 AM–4:00 PM

Who: High school students entering the 10th, 11th, or 12th grades in the fall of 2019, ages 15–18.

Cost: $75. Lunch is included each day.

*Attendees will be supervised by College of Pharmacy and Health Science faculty and staff during all activities.