LEXINGTON — Payton Jackson of Hazard, KY, daughter of Russell
Jackson and Paula Alexander Jackson, was welcomed to the Class of 2020 at the University of
Kentucky College of Pharmacy this past week, capping off the introduction to the College with a White Coat Ceremony on August 14 at the UK Singletary Center for the Arts. The ceremony concluded the College’s annual three-day orientation for new students. The program stresses the importance of professionalism as an obligation for those that seek to practice pharmacy.
The University of Kentucky College of Pharmacy is a nationally top-ranked College of
Pharmacy, according to US News and World Report. Established in 1870, the College is known for its innovations in the classroom, laboratory, and in the community. Graduates from the University of Kentucky College of Pharmacy have gone on to become leaders in community pharmacy, clinical settings, industry, and academia.