Lambda Kappa Sigma (LKS) is an international, professional pharmacy fraternity open to undergraduate and graduate pharmacy students and practicing pharmacists. Since its establishment in 1913, LKS has grown to more than 22,000 members, with 44 campus chapters and 36 alumni groups chartered internationally.
Lambda Kappa Sigma members are the future of the pharmacy profession. Therefore, the Fraternity is dedicated to developing the intellectual, leadership, and professional skills needed to maximize their potential and strive for their personal best. LKS promotes professional growth LKS educational programs enhance professional development in the field of pharmacy, with an emphasis placed on Women's Health Issues.
Continuing education credits are readily available. Members gain the understanding necessary to serve patients knowledgeably and with confidence. LKS promotes academic growth, scholarship opportunities are available through the LKS Educational Grant Program. Some Alumni chapters offer scholarships to their respective college chapters. LKS promotes personal growth The support, encouragement and camaraderie shared among members foster personal growth and challenge each to be the best human being, pharmacist and sister they can be.
Annual awards recognize excellence in academics, community service, leadership and professional achievement. LKS promotes social growth Through active participation in campus activities and fraternity programs, LKS members cultivate valuable leadership skills and a first-hand understanding of group dynamics. Members call upon these skills regularly throughout their lives, and find they have a unique ability to serve their families, communities and the pharmacy profession.