Thank you to all students, faculty, alumni, speakers and sponsors for making PDW 2018 a success!

After a week of learning new things, making new friends, and Fueling our Future, PDW 2018 has said farewell to over 600 pharmacy students and professionals from across Canada. Next year, we look forward to seeing you at the conference in St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador.

Congratulations to Associate Professor Lisa Guirguis

Lisa was chosen by the American Pharmacists Association to become a fellow of the APhA. She has received this award for her exemplary professional achievements and service to the profession through activities with APhA and other national, state and local professional organizations.

Do you need vacation vaccines?

Preceptor Jason Kmet and Professor Christine Hughes weigh in for Folio about the necessary health precautions for traveling and the importance of checking with your pharmacist before you go.

The Faculty of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences will be replacing the BSc Pharm with the Entry-to-Practice PharmD for implementation in 2018.  We also offer Canada's first Master of Business Administration and Bachelor of Science in Pharmacy [MBA/BSc (Pharmacy)] combined degree.

Entry-to-Practice PharmD program:

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Students may undertake graduate study leading to a Master of Science degree or Doctor of Philosophy degree. 

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The University of Alberta's PharmD for Practicing Pharmacists program is a post-professional (post-Bachelor of Science in Pharmacy) degree program that serves to recognize the completion of advanced education in patient care.

The minimum requirement for admission to the PharmD for Practicing Pharmacists program is a Bachelor of Science in Pharmacy degree from a recognized institution. Currently, there are two distinct pathways available (full-time or part-time) to complete the program. 

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The Mortar & Pestle magazine

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Don't miss the Fall 2017 issue of The Mortar & Pestle, our alumni magazine featuring the latest research, news and information from students, alumni, staff and faculty. Learn more.