Women in Pharmacy from Cardinal Health is your bridge to a rich and rewarding career in pharmacy ownership—at whatever stage you’re in—from student to aspiring owner to community leader.
Wherever you are in your pharmacy career, you have a home at Women in Pharmacy. Where every day, women come together to share ideas, seek inspiration and reach for their dream of being successful, independent pharmacy owners serving their neighbors. This is the place to feel empowered.
Women make 80% of healthcare purchasing decisions.
Women comprised less than 13% of all pharmacists in 1970 but almost half of all pharmacists today.
Two thirds of new pharmacy graduates are women.
(American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy)
By 2025, two out of three pharmacists are likely to be women.
The pharmacy profession is expected to grow 14.5% by 2022.
Pharmacy was named #5 on the US News and World Report 2013 list of "The Best Jobs."
Pharmacy provides the most equal pay between men and women of any profession, with women earning about 92 cents to the dollar of their male counterparts.
(Bureau of Labor Statistics)
Overall, there are approximately 1,000 pharmacy startups or ownership transfers per year across the country.