Students

The ASHP Midyear Clinical Meeting is the largest gathering of pharmacy professionals in the world and attracted over 5,000 students last year!  Whether you are just entering pharmacy school or about to graduate, you will find a wealth of programming and activities designed just for you.  Use the links below to find all the information you need to maximize your experience at the 47th Midyear Clinical Meeting.

Events & Resources for Student Attendees

Be sure to stop by the Exhibition Hall Advance Your Career! Theme Center to take part in great career advancement opportunities such as CV Review and Mock Interviews, Monday, December 3 – Wednesday, December 5 from 11:00 AM – 3:00 PM.

Calendar

Saturday, December 1

Sunday, December 2

  • Pharmacy Student Forum Advisory Group meetings (by invitation only)
  • SSHP Leaders Workshop
  • Pharmacy Student Forum Opening Session
  • Student Education Sessions
    • Residency Training 101: Should I do a Residency
    • Residency Training 102: Navigating the Application Process
    • Mysteries of “the Match”
    • PhORCAS: The New Centralized Application System for Pharmacy Residencies
    • Make a Lasting Impression: Evaluating Your Interview Skills
  • Clinical Skills Competition Final Round Presentations
  • Awards Ceremony and Student Society Showcase
  • Career Pharm’s PPS

Monday, December 3

  • Opening Session and Keynote
  • Student Poster Sessions
  • Student Education Sessions
    • Career Pearls: Days in the Lives of Health-System Pharmacists
    • Fundamental Strategies to Secure a Residency: Getting a Head Start as a P1-P3
    • Dollars and Good Sense
    • Residency Showcase (For individuals pursuing residency positions in 2013-14 ONLY! Students interested in seeing the Showcase, but who will not be pursuing a residency in 2013, please wait until the second half of the session to enter the Showcase. We also recommend attending the student educational sessions on Sunday designed to help inform students about residency programs, and especially for you-- Fundamental Strategies To Secure a Residency: Getting a Head Start as a P1-P3 and Career Pearls on Monday and CV/Resume Writing on Tuesday.)
    • Career Pearls: Days in the Lives of Health-System Pharmacists
    • Career Pharm’s PPS

Tuesday, December 4

  • Student Poster Sessions
  • Student Education Sessions
    • Effective CV and Resume Writing
    • Clinical Pearls for Students
  • Networking Sessions
  • Residency Showcase
  • Career Pharm’s PPS
  • Students’ Night Out

Wednesday, December 5

  • Career Pharm’s PPS
  • Wednesday Evening Event

Student Housing Information

We set aside rooms at the following hotels for students. Rooms will be held until November 7, or until the room block is sold out, whichever occurs first.

Attendees can really save BIG on hotel room rates if they take advantage of the VIP hotel rates. So book early!
We also have VIP (Very Important Pharmacists) early bird rates available until October 3, or until the room block is sold out, whichever occurs first.


OFFICIAL HOTELS
ROOM TYPE
VIP (Very Important Pharmacists) RATES
AVAILABLE UNTIL OCTOBER 3
SINGLE/DOUBLE
RATES (AS OF OCTOBER 4)
SINGLE/DOUBLE
Luxor Pryamid, Standard Room
$69 ($119 Sat)
$79 ($129 Fri/Sat)
  Tower, Standard Room
$89 ($139 Sat)
$99 ($139 Fri/Sat)
MGM Grand
(Co-Headquarter Hotel)
Standard Room
$110 ($65 Thu/Fri)
$174
New York-New York Standard Room
$79 ($149 Fri/Sat)
$109 ($149 Fri/Sat)

Deadlines

October 3 (6:00pm Mountain Standard Time or until the group block is sold out, whichever occurs first)-The cut-off date for VIP early bird hotel rates.  After this date, new reservations or requests for additional nights to existing reservations will be made based on availability at the higher rates.

November 7 (6:00 pm Mountain Standard Time, or until the room block is sold out, whichever occurs first) -The final cut off date to make a hotel reservation for the meeting.  After this date, reservations will be made based on availability and hotels may charge higher rates.

**Rates include access to the internet, access to the hotel's cardio room (not the spa or spa services), daily newspaper, and toll-free calls...up to a $25 per day value and again included in the rate if rooms are booked through ASHP!