Department of Pharmacy Practice

PharmD Student.

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Pharmacy practice is a rewarding career in today’s expanding health care landscape. Our curriculum blends theory and practice, building a solid foundation in the medical and biological sciences while immersing students in real-world situations.

Highly-Respected Health Care Professionals

Pharmacists are integrated into all aspects of health care—a distinction that carries with it a host of unique challenges and opportunities. At UB we prepare you for all them, allowing you to become a highly respected health care professional, instructing your patients and other health care colleagues on a variety of medication therapy management issues.

Our Expertise

Our faculty engage in active clinical and research scholarship with expertise in specialties that include:

  • ID/HIV
  • pediatrics
  • geriatrics
  • nephrology
  • oncology
  • neuropharmacology
  • cardiac care
  • ambulatory care
  • palliative care
  • pharmacoeconomics
  • health care disparities

Post-Graduate Potential

Experiential and other clinically-based rotations complement classroom-based courses and give our students a competitive edge, preparing them to be leading clinical pharmacists in the community or preparing them for further postgraduate training in our one and two-year ASHP accredited residency programs. Graduates leave our PharmD program well-prepared to enter the professional field of pharmacy.