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How to Study in Pharmacy School

Question from Reader:

I am curious how you survived pharmacy school. Do you mind sharing the way that you study materials and how you digested all of the information? What is the best way to read pharmacy text books and master all the concepts? I read a pharmacology text book recently, and I felt like the more I read, the harder it was to understand. I couldnt figure out the main point that I needed to remember after completing the chapter.¬†Thanks You.”¬† – Tona

How to Study in Pharmacy School

Pharmacy school can be intimidating to a lot of students. A lot of information is thrown at you in a short amount of time. Each person will study differently and it may take a few tries before you find out what works best for you. Personally, I was one of those individuals that took longer to digest information. I had to spend lots of time at the library reading over my notes over and over trying to memorize information. I really envy those who have photographic memory. These gifted individuals study the night before exams and still score the highest in the class.

For the rest of us we must use different methods to help us memorize and understand the concepts better. Here are my Top 10 Tips for Studying in Pharmacy School: Continue reading