Welcome to the School of Pharmacy

The School of Pharmacy at the University of Waterloo is the first new pharmacy school in Canada in 20 years and housed in a state-of-the-art education and research building on the Health Sciences Campus in downtown Kitchener. 

We offer an innovative undergraduate pharmacy curriculum that integrates foundational knowledge in the biomedical and pharmaceutical sciences with applied skills in the clinical, behavioural and social sciences to prepare our graduates to serve as medication therapy experts. 

  1. Sep. 17, 2019Adjunct faculty member Barb Farrell receives prestigious CIHR award

    Congratulations to Dr. Barbara Farrell, who has been awarded the 2019 Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) Betty Havens Prize for Knowledge Translation in Aging! Prof. Farrel is an Adjunct Clinical Assisstant Professor with the School of Pharmacy and a participant researcher in the Ontario Pharmacy Evidence Network.

  2. Sep. 5, 2019Recent pharmacy grads begin new year two residency programs
    Jennifer Curran and Emily Cowley smiling with three other residents

    Jennifer Curran (middle) and Emily Cowley (second from right) with other residents from London Health Sciences Centre

    Rx2018 alumni Emily Cowley and Jennifer Curran will be the first pharmacy graduates to complete new Year Two pharmacy residency programs in based in Edmonton and Toronto.

  3. Aug. 27, 2019Supporting student success at the eighth annual golf invitational
    Large crowd of golfers gathered on green

    Alumni and friends of the Waterloo Pharmacy community came out to the 8th annual golf invitational, a competitive and fun-filled day of golf which dedicates proceeds to the Student Success Fund. This annual event has raised over $200,000, providing funding for a variety of student initiatives.

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  1. Sep. 27, 2019Research Seminar Series

    Evaluating the impact of cannabis policies: findings from the International Cannabis Policy Study

    Samantha Goodman

    Post-Doctoral Fellow, School of Public Health and Health Systems, University of Waterloo

  2. Sep. 28, 2019Pharmacy Alumni Reunion 2019
    Reunion 2019, Sept 27-28. Pictures of smiling students.

    Join us at the annual Waterloo Pharmacy Reunion – it’s a great opportunity to connect with former classmates, faculty, and staff while hearing about the latest hot topics in pharmacy practice.

    Attend one or both events - both require registration at the links below:

  3. Oct. 1, 2019PhD Thesis Defence

    Understanding the Relationship Between Pharmacists’ Implicit and Explicit Bias and Perceptions of Pharmacist Services Among Arab and Black Individuals

    Candidate: Fahad Alzahrani

    Supervisor: Nancy Waite

    Location: PHR 7007

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