School of Pharmacy

Helping the Uninsured

March 24, 2014

Nine pharmacy students are helping people enroll for health insurance as part of the Affordable Care Act.

Making Pharmacists Part of the Primary Care Team

November 5, 2013

In a Health Affairs analysis, a UConn professor makes the case for increasing the role of pharmacists in providing front-line care.

Expanding the Pharmacist’s Role in Mental Health Care

May 30, 2013

The School of Pharmacy sponsors a symposium on the role of community pharmacists in dealing with patients with mental illness.

UConn Patented Instrument Helps Reduce Risks in Drug Development

November 3, 2011

A team of faculty and students from pharmacy and engineering has invented an instrument that could help pharmaceutical companies develop new medicines more efficiently.

Expanding the Pharmacist’s Role in Health Care

July 1, 2011

Most people see their pharmacist only when they are dropping off a prescription or picking up medication. But new research by the School of Pharmacy and the Connecticut Pharmacists Association has found that allowing pharmacists to be more involved in the delivery of health care improves patient outcomes and reduces costly emergency room visits. It […]

Faculty Member’s Role as Community Pharmacist Represents New Era

May 11, 2011

Lisa Holle’s community outreach is a new model for the role of pharmacists in health care.