NCPA announces student finalists
ALEXANDRIA, Va. – The National Community Pharmacists Association has named the finalists for the 2015 Good Neighbor Pharmacy NCPA Pruitt-Schutte Student Business Plan Competition. The three teams are from the South Carolina College of Pharmacy, the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences College of Pharmacy, and the University of Minnesota College of Pharmacy. They will present their business plans in a live competition Oct. 10 at NCPA’s annual convention. The goal of the competition is to motivate pharmacy students to create a business model for buying an existing independent community pharmacy or opening a new pharmacy, according to a press release.