Through this course of study, students who are admitted to the PharmD/JD are guaranteed admission into the PharmD program after completing the JD. Students apply to both programs separately and start the JD program first. This degree combination has been designed to respond to the shifting dynamics in the delivery of health care, providing the scientific and legal training to excel in careers in biotechnology, intellectual property, and the pharmaceutical industry.
The program integrates the skills and knowledge of pharmaceutical sciences and pharmacy practice with the legal and regulatory framework governing pharmaceutical research and development, intellectual property, and the laws and regulations that govern the broader healthcare system.
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Students must fulfill the course credit requirements of the respective programs.
Students are waived from the following required PharmD courses:
You will need to submit separate applications to and be admitted to the School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences and the Law School.
Contact Jennifer Rosenberg, Associate Dean for Admissions, Enrollment Planning, and Pre-Pharmacy Advising at firstname.lastname@example.org or 716-645-2858.
Contact Bernadette Gargano, Vice Dean for Student Affairs Legal Skills Faculty, School of Law at email@example.com or 716-645-6223.