Student, Professional and Community Affairs

The Office of Student, Professional and Community Affairs oversees all aspects of PharmD student activities, including academic and personal support for students, leadership and professional development, and support for student professional and fraternal organizations. 

The office also actively supports interaction and advocacy with local, regional and national professional organizations, as well as various government agencies to help affect positive change within the profession of pharmacy.

The Senior Associate Dean for Student, Professional and Community Affairs oversees the following:

  • Student Academic Affairs Committee
  • School of Pharmacy Scholarship Committee
  • School of Pharmacy Awards Committee
  • State Board Exams, Intern Permits, and Licensing
  • Advisor to the NCPA Pruitt Schutte Good Neighbor Business Plan Team
  • Advisor to the Henry Panasci Technology team

Contact Us

Office of Student, Professional and Community Affairs

Karl Fiebelkorn
Senior Associate Dean
Student, Professional and Community Affairs
282 Kapoor Hall
716-645-2824

Denise Grisanti
Administrative Assistant
281 Kapoor Hall
716-645-2824

Professional and Community Affairs

Professional Relations duties include advocacy and interaction with local, regional and statewide professional organizations. The office also works closely with the following community organizations and government agencies:

  • Academy of Managed Care Pharmacy
  • American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy
  • American College of Clinical Pharmacy
  • American Pharmacists Association
  • American Society of Consultant Pharmacy
  • American Health-System Pharmacists
  • Amherst Youth Board Healthy Youth
  • National Community Pharmacist Association
  • Pharmacists Society of the State of New York
  • NYS Council of Health Systems Pharmacy
  • National Association of Specialty Pharmacy
  • Pharmacists Association of Western New York
  • Phi Lambda Sigma Organization
  • The Rho Chi Pharmacy Honor Society
  • Western New York Society of Health Systems Pharmacy
  • Drug Enforcement Administration
  • National Association of Boards of Pharmacy
  • NYS Bureau of Narcotic Enforcement
  • NYS Board of Pharmacy
  • NYS Pharmacy Conference
  • NYS Department of Health
  • NYS Office of the Medicaid Inspector General
  • Western New York Asthma Coalition

University Affairs

The Office of Student, Professional and Community Affairs also works and partners with the following UB agencies: