Mission, Vision and Values

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The School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, established in 1886, is a research-intensive school within the University at Buffalo, the flagship university of the State University of New York (SUNY) system.

Our Mission

To improve health through innovation and leadership in pharmacy education, clinical practice and research.

Our Vision

Excelling in pharmaceutical discovery to advance evidence-based practice and the development of leaders in pharmacy and the pharmaceutical sciences.

Our Values

  • Excellence and integrity in teaching, research, clinical practice and service
  • Commitment to a learning environment that embraces diversity, inclusiveness, equity and respect
  • Promoting and rewarding critical thinking and continuous quality improvement
  • Productive engagement with our alumni, clinical and educational partners, and community