Welcome to the School of Pharmacy

The School of Pharmacy at the University of Waterloo is Canada's only co-operative education pharmacy program and is 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. Apr. 15, 2021The Originators – Our Dream Team
    Members of the clinic team wearing staff and volunteer shirts and PPE

    Meet some of the people who led the creation of the Health Sciences Campus Clinic. Top row, left to right: Nancy Waite, Kara Skimson, Barbara Anstett, Jenn Metzloff. Bottom row, left to right: Heather Dixon, Ryan McKee, Trenny McGinnis.

  2. Apr. 8, 2021Alumnus Pauline Bal talks one year of fighting COVID in Ontario hospitals
    Pauline Bal in PPE

    COVID cases are rising this spring. GTA intensive care units are feeling the crunch. When they’re overloaded, patients are sent to other hospitals who have availability. The Royal Victoria Regional Health Centre in Barrie is one of these hospitals.

  3. Apr. 5, 2021HackRx with us: students across Canada invited to pharmacy and technology hackathon
    Smiling students on a Zoom call

    University of Waterloo and University of Toronto pharmacy students are partnering to deliver one of Canada’s first pharmacy and technology focused hackathons

    Health and technology are destined to work together. The pandemic has only accelerated the speed of this collaboration, with many health-care workers turning to technology-enabled means of delivering services.

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  1. Apr. 23, 2021Graduate Studies Seminar

    Development of in silico models and in vitro assays for evaluating small molecule interactionswith cannabinoid receptors

    Aravindhan Ganesan

    Research Assistant Professor, School of Pharmacy

    Praveen Nekkar Rao

    Associate Professor, School of Pharmacy

  2. May 5, 2021Pharmacy Research Day 2021
    A student with a lab coat and mask working at fume hood

    Members of the University of Waterloo research community, our colleagues, collaborators, and students are invited to join us for our fourth annual Pharmacy Research Day, where we showcase the leading edge research of graduate students and postdoctoral fellows conducting research in fields related to clinical pharmacy and pharmacy practice, pharmaceutical sciences, pharmacoepidemiology an

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