Collaborative study highlights the potential role for pharmacists in HIV testing

As we recognize World AIDS Day on December 1st, we examine the results of a study by UAlberta faculty member Dr. Christine Hughes and researchers from MUN on the role pharmacists can play in preventing the spread of HIV.

Congratulations Class of 2017!

November 22nd we celebrated the newest PharmD additions to our pharmacy community!

The Faculty of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences currently offers a Bachelor of Science in Pharmacy (BSc Pharm) as well as Canada's first Master of Business Administration and Bachelor of Science in Pharmacy [MBA/BSc (Pharmacy)] combined degree.

A Doctor of Pharmacy (PharmD) program to replace the BSc Pharm has  been proposed for implementation in 2017. Visit this page to learn more.

Bachelor of Science in Pharmacy:

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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.