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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. 21, 2019Pharmacists could help reduce smoking ratesPharmacist breaking a cigarette in half

    Enlisting the help of pharmacists could help in the quest to get people to quit smoking, according a white paper released by the University of Waterloo.

    The paper details ways in which an increased role for pharmacists in the public health effort could help curb smoking rates and aim to reduce the estimated 45,000 annual deaths that occur in Canada from tobacco use.

  2. Jan. 10, 2019Pharmacists could dramatically reduce ER visits

    Incorporating pharmacists with an expanded scope into the community or hospital emergency departments (ED) could significantly reduce ED crowdedness, according to a new study.

  3. Dec. 14, 2018Michael Beazely wins President’s Community Impact AwardThe winners of the President's Community Impact Awards stand with UW President Feridun Hamdullahpur

    Launched in 2017 as a legacy of the University’s 60th anniversary, the annual President’s Community Impact Awards recognize and celebrate those who embody the spirit of innovation and contribute to making Waterloo region strong and prosperous.

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  1. Feb. 1, 2019Graduate Studies Seminar


  2. Feb. 15, 2019Graduate Studies Seminar

    Paul Kilgore

    Associate Professor, Director of Research, Eugene Applebaum College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI

    Location: PHR 1012

  3. Mar. 1, 2019Graduate Studies Seminar

    Nyasha Gondora

    PhD Candidate, School of Pharmacy, University of Waterloo

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