Student clinician meets with patient in medical exam room

KU Department of Pharmacy Practice

The KU Department of Pharmacy Practice drives the advancement of health and pharmacist-provided patient care through innovative pharmacy education, practice models and research.

Student pharmacist works with preceptor in pharmacy


A pharmacy practice residency provides a unique opportunity to explore career options alongside a practitioner in their chosen field. Residents expand their clinical knowledge, sharpen their leadership skills, develop responsibility and scholarly relevance, and apply that learning to daily practice.

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Pharmacy Practice

Students from KU Pharmacy and KU Social Welfare work together during an IPE mock patient exercise

Interprofessional Education (IPE)

The KU IPE program ensures that students complete a variety of activities to expose them to the four national interprofessional competency domains of values/ethics, roles/responsibilities, communication, and teamwork.
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Our exceptional faculty provide professional educational opportunities for undergraduate, graduate and postgraduate students and practitioners to enable them to practice pharmaceutical care, adapt to changing professional roles, utilize new technologies, assume leadership roles in a dynamic health-care environment and contribute new knowledge to the profession.