Graduate Spotlight: Savannah Eichhorn

668
A woman wearing a black graduation cap and gown laughs as she throws confetti
Savannah Eichhorn

Savannah Eichhorn, a 2021 graduate of Mercer University‘s College of Pharmacy, earned a Doctor of Pharmacy degree.

What are your plans after graduation?

I will be completing a pharmacy residency at Wellstar Atlanta Medical Center!

What is one of your favorite Mercer memories?

I am a Double Bear, so I have so many fond memories of my time at Mercer. However, one of my favorites would be doing a Mercer On Mission to Peru as a Mercer Service Scholar during my time as an undergrad. I grew so much personally during that trip.

What was your favorite class and why?

My favorite pharmacy class was cardiovascular disorders because the information I learned in this class is applicable to almost any patient population! On every rotation over the past year, I encountered patients with hypertension or heart failure!

What advice do you have for incoming students?

Give everything your all! In both Mercer undergrad and in pharmacy school, I strived to be as involved as I could in both classes and in extracurriculars, and this allowed me to learn more about the profession I was pursuing and to make connections with pharmacists around Atlanta.

What makes Mercer special to you?

Mercer will always be special to me. In undergrad, I was able to grow as an individual as I learned more about the world we live in, and I made many lifelong friends. During pharmacy school, I was able to grow into a professional as I learned how to care for my future patients.

Would you like to be featured in The Den’s Graduate Spotlight? All you have to do is fill out this form and submit your photo. Your response also may be used on social media.

 

Do you have a story idea or viewpoint you'd like to share with The Den?
Get in touch with us by emailing den@mercer.edu or submitting this online form.