Alumni

College of Pharmacy Alumni

The College of Pharmacy produces some of Georgia’s and the nation’s top pharmacists and pharmaceutical scientists. Your investment in the College, its programs and its students helps provide healthy communities and quality patient outcomes. We graciously ask for your support of the College as it continues its mission to prepare professional and post-graduate students to effectively contribute to and improve health care through excellence in patient-centered care and research.

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Alumni Ambassador Program (AAP)

The AAP was designed to provide opportunity for alumni engagement in a variety of areas. From assisting the Admissions team to retelling your career pathway to being student mentor – there are numerous ways to be involved.

Take a moment to look at the openings for your participation and sign up today!

To learn more, please contact Genice Johnson, Alumni Services, or call 678.547.6306.

  • Recruitment Committee
    • Members of this committee assist Admissions staff at various recruitment events and activities (pre-pharmacy club meetings, graduate school fairs, virtual and on campus information sessions, etc.). Members will be informed regarding the admissions process, College of Pharmacy, and PharmD Program as well as provide feedback to the Office of Admissions regarding materials, marketing, and activities.
  • Admission Interviews
    • Members of this committee participate in PharmD Program interviews on campus or virtually. Members will be informed regarding the admissions process, College of Pharmacy (COP), and PharmD Program, providing insight into their experience while attending (COP). They will also provide feedback to the Admissions Committee on the interviewee post-interview.
  • Congrats Committee
    • Members of this committee contact accepted applicants by phone, text, or email to congratulate them on their acceptance into Mercer’s PharmD Program. They share how Mercer was an important part of their career in pharmacy, offer best wishes and words of encouragement.
  • Standing Committees
    • Have an active voice as a member of the College of Pharmacy standing committees:
      • Academic Performance and Standards
      • Admissions (Different from Admissions Interviews)
      • Assessment
      • Curriculum
      • Diversity, Equity & Inclusion for Student Success
      • Honors, Awards & Scholarships
      • Professionalism
    • Mentoring
      • The purpose of the Alumni Mentoring Program is to provide students who desire a mentor/mentee relationship for a successful academic experience as they matriculate through pharmacy school. The time commitment should be contact at least twice per semester. Any time beyond this, can be decided between the alum and mentee.
    • Pathways Program
      • A series held four times per year (2 in-person and 2 virtual) as a candid and personalized discussion. Featuring successes, challenges, and lessons learned from featured alumni, including young alums (5-10 years since graduation), who will come from a variety of practice settings and life experiences.
    • Career Panel
      • Similar to Pathways Program but can be held any time and may/may not be in conjunction with another activity or group.
    • Video Testimonials
      • Record a video highlighting your experience as a student and your career path for prospective and current students to be used in a variety of forums.
    • Homecoming and Special Events
      • Alums will be contacted for these events on a case-by-case basis.

Participate in the Recruitment of Future Student Pharmacists

Join us at admissions events and activities as a member of our Alumni Ambassador Team. You will have the opportunity to share your experiences as a Mercer graduate with prospective students while assisting the College in the process of recruiting, selecting and interviewing applicants for admission. Sign up.

Congrats Committee

Join our Congrats Committee and send congratulatory messages to accepted students. Learn more about this very important Congrats Committee (PDF) and sign up to participate.

Nominate a Colleague for an Alumni Award

Recognize a colleague for their achievements in the profession, in the community, and within our College. Learn more about our annual Alumni Awards.

Serve on the College of Pharmacy Alumni Association Board of Directors

Assist the Office of Alumni Services in its efforts to stay connected with Alumni and grow enthusiasm for the College through goodwill and fellowship.

Consider a Scholarship or Other Gift

Your investment in the College, its programs and its students help to strengthen the position of our College while providing healthy communities and quality patient outcomes. You can make a gift or contact Andrea Pendleton in Advancement, or call her at 678.547.6546 for assistance.

Participate in the White Coat Project for the Incoming Class

This is your opportunity to play a special role in the life of a new pharmacy student by sponsoring their white coat. Contact Andrea Pendleton on how to support this effort.

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