Annual Events

  • Alumni Networking Receptions
    Network with old friends and faculty at professional meeting receptions.
  • Alumni Reunion Celebration
    Connect with old friends and faculty during our annual Alumni Reunion Celebration Weekend.
  • Buffalo Pharmaceutics Symposium
    The symposium, held every four years, gives us the opportunity to invite our alumni back to the school to reconnect and to learn about their current research.
  • Buffalo Pharmacometric Workshops
    Join your international pharmaceutics colleagues and expert faculty from the University at Buffalo Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences for a series of pharmacometrics workshops.
  • Center for Protein Therapeutics Symposium
    Faculty, post-doctoral fellows and graduate students from the School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences present the results of ten research projects that were funded by the CPT during the past year. 
  • Commencement
    This University-wide tradition celebrates the accomplishments of our graduating class.
  • David Chu Lecture
    C. K. David Chu, PhD, and his wife, Jane Chu, established the David Chu Lectureship at UB in 2011.
  • Gerhard Levy Lecture Series
    UB Distinguished Professor Emeritus of Pharmaceutical Sciences Gerhard Levy was a pioneer and leading contributor in the areas of pharmacokinetics and clinical pharmacokinetics.
  • Halfway Gala
    This annual dance and charity gala is organized by the P2 Class early in the spring semester. The purpose of the event is to socialize with other students, faculty, and staff and to raise money for a select charity as voted by the P2 class. 
  • Orientation
    New PharmD and Pharmaceutical Sciences students are required to attend orientation. Students learn about program requirements and expectations, services and resources, and begin to bond with their peers, school and university community.   
  • Pharmacy Summer Institute for High School and College Students
    Our Summer Institute provides information about career opportunities in the profession of pharmacy and exposure to the fields of pharmacy practice and pharmaceutical sciences to motivated prospective and high school students.
  • Quantitative Systems Pharmacology Symposium
    The Quantitative Systems Pharmacology Symposium (QSP), launched in 2017, brings together QSP scientists to discuss contemporary approaches, including the challenges and opportunities for advancing the science and practice of QSP. 
  • Spring Celebration: Graduation and Awards Luncheon
    At this annual event we proudly honor all 2024 PharmD and Pharmaceutical Sciences graduates and recognize outstanding faculty, staff, students and preceptors award winners who, over the past year, have contributed significantly to our school's mission, the profession of pharmacy and the pursuit of academic achievements.
  • White Coat Ceremony
    The annual White Coat Ceremony symbolizes passage into the initial stages of the profession of pharmacy practice and represents a contract for excellence in providing compassionate patient care.