Molly Steed

Clinical Assistant Professor
Primary office:
(913) 588-5325
Wescoe, 6009D


Clinical Assistant Professor Molly Steed earned a Pharm.D. in 2005 from the University of Wisconsin School of Pharmacy.  She continued her training at the University of Kentucky, where she completed a PGY1 Pharmacy Practice Residency, a PGY2 Infectious Diseases Pharmacy Residency and The Scholarship of Teaching and Learning Certificate Program.  She then worked as an infectious diseases clinical pharmacy specialist and adjunct clinical assistant professor at the University of Maryland.  During this time she was in charge of the hospital wide Antimicrobial Stewardship Program, precepted pharmacy students and PGY1/PGY2 residents, and taught several Infectious Diseases and Pharmacokinetic topics at the School of Pharmacy before setting off to Wayne State University in Detroit where she completed an Infectious Diseases Pharmacotherapy Research Fellowship in the Anti-Infective Research Laboratory under the tutelage of Dr. Michael Rybak.  In addition to her translational laboratory research training, she also taught in the Infectious Diseases Pharmacotherapy module at the College of Pharmacy and precepted pharmacy students, PGY1 Pharmacy Residents and PGY2 infectious diseases pharmacy residents at The Detroit Medical Center.  In 2011, Steed joined the faculty as a Clinical Assistant Professor in the Department of Pharmacy Practice.  In her clinical practice site at the University of Kansas Medical Center, she is actively involved with the Antimicrobial Stewardship Program and rounds with the Infectious Diseases physicians on the consult services.


2nd among all schools of pharmacy in National Institutes of Health funding
Brings more than $20 million in external funding into the state each year
7 of 19 cancer drugs formulated through the National Cancer Institute were developed at the KU School of Pharmacy
3,000 free flu shots given to needy Kansans during the past 5 years
4,000 living alumni, 63 percent of them living and working in Kansas
KU pharmacists practice in 95 of Kansas’ 105 counties
20th among public schools of pharmacy.
—U.S. News & World Report
$20.2 million NIH research grant earned by Distinguished Professor Jeff Aubé was 2nd largest in Kansas history
100 percent placement after graduation for KU Pharm.D. students
Established in 1885 as the 1st professional program at KU
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