Lauren Edwards

PGY1 Health-System Pharmacy Administration
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Lauren Edwards is currently a PGY1 HSPA Resident from the University of Kansas. Lauren’s practice areas of interest include cardiology, oncology, operations, and medication safety. Outside of residency, Lauren enjoys playing tennis, running, trying new restaurants and exploring Kansas City with friends and family. She is passionate about sports and enjoys cheering for the Saint Louis Cardinals, Denver Broncos, and Kansas Jayhawks. After completing residency, Lauren would like to serve as a manager at an academic medical center.  Lauren can be contacted at ledwards9@kumc.edu.


2nd among all schools of pharmacy in National Institutes of Health funding
Brings more than $20 million in external funding into the state each year
7 of 19 cancer drugs formulated through the National Cancer Institute were developed at the KU School of Pharmacy
3,000 free flu shots given to needy Kansans during the past 5 years
4,000 living alumni, 63 percent of them living and working in Kansas
KU pharmacists practice in 95 of Kansas’ 105 counties
20th among public schools of pharmacy.
—U.S. News & World Report
$20.2 million NIH research grant earned by Distinguished Professor Jeff Aubé was 2nd largest in Kansas history
100 percent placement after graduation for KU Pharm.D. students
Established in 1885 as the 1st professional program at KU
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