Jay Dean Currie
"We pride ourselves in providing Doctor of Pharmacy students with the professional clinical foundation of pharmacist practice -- teaching the fundamentals of Pharmacotherapy decision-making, broadening one’s understanding of the impact of social, behavioral, and economic factors on patient outcomes, and giving student pharmacists controlled and diverse experience as a clinician." 
               -Jay Dean Currie,
 Department Chair
About Us

Pharmacy Practice and Science (PPS) offers the creation of new knowledge through scientific discovery and practice innovation. At the UI College of Pharmacy, two divisions make up this department: Applied Clinical Sciences and Health Services Research. PPS faculty are well known for their research and practice innovation.

Patient Care




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Applied Clinical Sciences Faculty


Health Services Research Faculty