The Food and Drug Administration has officially greenlit Contrave, a new drug that targets obesity and only one of three such medications to be approved by the organization in the past decade.1 The two other obesity pills, Qsymia and Belviq, were both approved by the FDA in 2012. Both of these…

Hi guys! I’m nearly there! This is blog #16, and you can read the previous 15 here. Start at the beginning and follow my journey through the Pharmacy Technology program at the Carrington College Mesa campus.
A Time-Traveling Student
If I could go back to my first day of class, now that I’m…

Hello again Carrington flock! If you’ve not read by previous posts, use this link to follow my journey so far through the Pharmacy Technology program at the Mesa campus. I’m nearly at the end of my externship now and somebody asked me recently what’s the most valuable thing I’ve learned over…

Single mom Michelle Cannon, age 26, completed the Health Care Administration (HCA) program at our Citrus Heights campus in August. Her 20 month old son baby James is her motivation, while her mom is her inspiration. Before enrolling at Carrington College, Michelle worked a lot of retail and…

Hello Carrington Flock! It’s time for another update. Check out my previous posts here and follow my journey through the Pharmacy Technology program in Mesa, Arizona. As I progress through my externship, I’ve already started looking for work.
Hoping To Get Hired On
The first day was the most…

Hello folks! It’s time for another update. Check out my previous posts here and follow my journey through the Pharmacy Technology program at the Mesa campus.
A Family Owned Pharmacy
I’m three weeks into my externship and it’s just as I expected. This is a family-owned pharmacy and they don’t…

Hello Carrington flock, it’s student blogger Chelsea back again for another update! If you’ve not been following my posts, I’m studying the Medical Assisting (MA) program at the Carrington College Tucson campus. I started the program in March and I’ve been blogging about my experiences at…