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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. Jan. 17, 2018Reflections on the Three Minute Thesis from the 2017 Faculty of Science winner

    by Nyasha Gondora

    Nyasha Gondora is a third year PhD candidate at the Waterloo School of Pharmacy. She was the winner of the 2016 Three Minute Thesis science heat.

    Competing in the Three Minute Thesis (3MT) was a challenging decision – as a grad student, there are so many things vying for your time. Research, course work, conferences, scholarship applications, writing – did I really want to add preparing and presenting my work to a large crowd on top of that?

  2. Jan. 15, 2018University of Waterloo School of Pharmacy celebrates turning 10Dave Edwards and 3 students smiling with Bold Start and Bright Future signs.

    On January 7 2008, the University of Waterloo School of Pharmacy ran its first class. The School had 90 students, six faculty members, and only a handful of staff.

  3. Jan. 8, 2018School of Pharmacy welcomes Rx2021 at White Coat Ceremony

    On January 6, the University of Waterloo School of Pharmacy welcomed friends and family to celebrate Rx2021, the newest class of pharmacy students.

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  1. Apr. 25, 2018Pharmacy Research Day 2018

    Save the date and join us for our second annual Pharmacy Research Day, where we showcase the leading edge research of graduate students conducting research in fields related to clinical pharmacy and pharmacy practice, pharmaceutical sciences, and pharmacoepidemiology and pharmacoeconomics.    

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