ERIC Number: ED108937
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1971
Reference Count: 0
Careers in Pharmacy.
Gable, Fred B.
This publication, a pamphlet included in the B'nai B'rith Occupational Brief Series, directs itself to that profession that deals with medicinal substances. The pharmacist is responsible for the preparation and distribution of drugs. Fields of specialization are briefly described, identifying the nature of work involved. Licensure is required and given some attention in this publication. Personal qualifications are given and educational requirements are summarized. Opportunities for women in pharmacy are growing. Employment outlook, advantages and disadvantages, opportunities for Jewish and other minorities are discussed. Schools of pharmacy accredited by the American Council on Pharmaceutical Education are listed with their mailing address included. A bibliography is also included. (EB)
Descriptors: Career Counseling, Career Education, Career Guidance, Health Occupations, Health Services, Pamphlets, Pharmacists, Professional Education, Professional Occupations, Science Education
B'nai B'rith Career and Counseling Services, 1640 Rhode Island Avenue, N. W., Washington, D. C. 20036
Publication Type: Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: B'nai B'rith, Washington, DC. Career and Counseling Services.