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About quynh14

Hey there, I’m Quynh! I’m a second year student at the University of Maryland School of Pharmacy at USG. I love sunshine, laughter, country music, and pad thai. I promise I’m nice, so please come say hello if you see me around campus :)

Quynh-Nhu Nguyen, ½ PharmD

At 9:41 a.m. today, I submitted my LAST exam of the year. Assuming that I passed all my classes this semester, I am officially a P3 and 50% pharmacist! This morning, one of my friends posted on Facebook a “self-reflection … Continue reading

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Staff Spotlight: Gordon Price

As my second year of pharmacy school wraps up, I’ve been reflecting quite a bit on my experiences at USG over these past four semesters. A large part of what has made my time at USG so wonderful thus far … Continue reading

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(Inter-professional) Teamwork Makes the Dream Work

Last Monday, I had the rare opportunity of having dinner with Dr. Edelstein, Executive director of the Universities at Shady Grove, and conversing with him about graduate student life at USG. From this discussion with Dr. E., I learned firsthand … Continue reading

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When Language Meets Medicine

Of all my wonderful experiences in pharmacy school thus far, I would have to say that my involvement with the American Pharmacists Association-Academy of Student Pharmacists (APhA-ASP) OTC Medicine Safety committee has been my favorite. OTC Medicine Safety is a … Continue reading

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The Opioid Epidemic & Our Community

Each spring, the Universities at Shady Grove’s Office of Student Services (OSS), in collaboration with student organizations, hosts a Civic Engagement Series event that brings attention to a critical issue of interest to our community. Successful past events have focused … Continue reading

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Pharmacy Students Take Annapolis

There aren’t too many school related things I’m willing to get up for at 4 AM, but Legislative Day is an example of an event I never miss. For the past two years, I’ve rolled out of bed before the … Continue reading

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According to Fred

At the beginning of this semester, my pharmacy classmates and I had the pleasure of hearing from Mr. Alfred Abramson (aka Fred). Fred had a wonderful story to tell! In this week’s post, I’d like to share with you a … Continue reading

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“Today a Reader, Tomorrow a Leader.” -Margaret Fuller

Yesterday, I had the opportunity to participate in USG’s Leadership Training and Simulation, an engaging six hour session (lunch and plenty of coffee provided!) presented by the Center for Academic Success (CAS) and the Committee for Interprofessional & Interdisciplinary Education Strategies … Continue reading

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A Tale of Two Cities

With winter break having officially begun last Monday for pharmacy students, I have no exciting campus events to write about. So today’s post is a little different. I’d like to tell you about how two years ago, I came to … Continue reading

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‘Tis the Season to Be Jolly… and Enjoy USG’s First Annual Holiday Bazaar!

It was only three posts ago when I wrote about Healthy Halloween, and now it’s already December? My goodness, how time flies! Michael Buble’s singing “Let it Snow!” on 97.1, wreaths and lights now decorate neighborhoods, ugly Christmas sweaters are … Continue reading

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