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Pacific University's School of Pharmacy celebrated its Class of 2023 graduates at an awards ceremony on May 19. 
Brendan Stamper
Stamper teaches medicinal chemistry, pharmacognosy, and hepatic physiology and function in the School of Pharmacy, where he also runs a research lab and oversees a summer research program.
Dr. Nicola Carter, an assistant professor in Pacific University's School of Pharmacy, has been awarded indefinite tenure. 
Pharmacy students in the lab
The Pacific University School of Pharmacy plans to launch a five-year on-campus pathway to a Doctor of Pharmacy (PharmD) degree — the first of its kind.
MBA students in class
Connect on Zoom for our first MBA Open House of the year! Learn about Pacific's MBA program, ask questions and get help with your application. 
In October 2022, Pacific University School of Pharmacy students attended the Oregon State Pharmacy Association (OSPA) Annual Convention in Downtown Portland. At this event, the students participated in the OTC Self-Care Challenge where they competed against Oregon State University in a competition of Jeopardy. The Pacific University students prevailed and won with a score of 3200-0!
Dr. Jessie Merlo has been appointed by the American Society of Health System Pharmacists to the Section of Pharmacy Educators Advisory Group on Student Education and Learning Experiences.
It has been one year since the school has switched our experiential learning management system to CORE! We hope that active preceptors are enjoying the new system and are finding it intuitive to use. We want to highlight some important features of the system.
Fawzy Elbarbry
The National Institute of Health has awarded Pharmacy Professor Fawzy Elbarbry $365,966 for a three-year study as part of its “Support for Research Excellence” program. His study, which will involve student researchers, will examine alternate ways to treat hypertension.
Congratulations to all of School of Pharmacy faculty and staff for their July 2022 accomplishments.