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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. Oct. 17, 2017Business-to-business health company pitch wins annual Pharmasave business competition

    Many Canadians are busier than ever before: workplaces are fast-paced and digital communication makes it hard to relax and disconnect. With so much going on, it’s easy to neglect health, especially when doctor and specialist appointments involve long waits or time off work.

  2. Oct. 12, 2017Nanomedicine and drug delivery expert Emmanuel Ho joins Waterloo PharmacyI joined Waterloo because of the excellencet research infrastrucutre, well established programs & to be among top scientists.

    The Waterloo School of Pharmacy is pleased to welcome Associate Professor Emmanuel Ho to the faculty.  Ho joins Waterloo Pharmacy from the University of Manitoba and has research experience in developing strategies for the imaging, treatment, and prevention of diseases.

  3. Oct. 11, 2017Waterloo Pharmacy student becomes Minister of National Defense for a dayMunaza and Minister Harjit Singh Sajjan walking to parliament

    Doctor of Pharmacy student Munaza Saleem (photo credit James MacDonald) was selected from an applicant pool of young women across Canada to step into the role of Minister of National Defense for a day.

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  1. Oct. 24, 2017Gairdner Lecture 2017: Dr. Rino Rappuoli

    Dr. Rino Rappuoli is the Chief Scientist and Head External R&D at GSK Vaccines, Siena, Italy.

  2. Oct. 30, 2017HeForShe Special Guest Lecture: Professor Hilary Lappin-Scott

    The Faculty of Science HeForShe working group and the Department of Biology invite you to attend a special guest lecture:

    What works to support greater equality, diversity and inclusivity in STEM and beyond?

    Professor Hilary Lappin-ScottSenior Pro-Vice-Chancellor at Swansea University and Vice President of the prestigious Federation of European Microbiological Societies (FEMS) 

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