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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. 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.

  2. Dec. 11, 2018Pharmacy student works at Tanzanian hospital for co-op termJung In with Tanzanian children atop Haydom mountain

    Haydom Lutheran Hospital is a series of squat brick buildings with metal roofs, nestled in the heart of a rural town called Haydom. It’s in northern Tanzania, a country on the east coast of Africa. The hospital is 300 kilometres from the nearest major city and serves an area that’s home to nearly 1 million people.  It’s also where Jung In Kim, a third year pharmacy student, spent a co-op work term.

  3. Dec. 5, 2018Researchers identify drug mixtures that can lead to serotonin syndrome Drugs that cause serotonin syndrome with Tejal Patel, BScPharm, PharmD

    Mixing antidepressants with common drugs found in your medicine cabinet could lead to serotonin syndrome, a condition caused by excessive levels of the chemical in the brain.

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  1. Dec. 21, 2018Graduate Studies Seminar

    Heather L. Mair

    Professor, Recreation and Leisure Studies, University of Waterloo

    Location: PHR 1012

  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

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