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About Us


The University of Maryland School of Pharmacy globally engages and leads education, pharmacy practice, scientific research, and pharmapreneurial initiatives to collaboratively and equitably improve the health of society.


The University of Maryland School of Pharmacy is internationally recognized for:
Empowering learners and graduating visionary leaders

Pioneering social impact and business innovation through pharmapreneurship

Listening to all voices to equitably enrich the lives of our internal and external communities

Positively influencing the delivery of convenient and affordable health care

Leveraging pharmaceutical expertise and relentlessly collaborating to solve scientific, clinical and social problems that matter to all citizens of the world

1300 PharmD, PhD, and Masters students

6,300 Alumni living and working throughout the world

4th Oldest school of pharmacy in the U.S., founded in 1841

17 Centers and programs provide public education, conduct research, and link clinical and academic activities

$38.5M The School's total grants and contracts from government, industry, private, and foundation sources during the 2022 fiscal year

Researchers in the Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences work to identify and develop new drugs to treat drug abuse, cancer, metabolic diseases, and infection.

Department of Practice, Sciences, and Health Outcomes Research improves health care through research, innovation, collaboration, and advocacy to achieve excellence in pharmacy education, practice, and research.

Centers and programs within the School of Pharmacy provide public education, conduct research, and link clinical and academic activities to strengthen the health infrastructure across the state of Maryland.

Faculty and staff at the University of Maryland School of Pharmacy are committed to inspiring excellence in our students, advancing scientific knowledge, and expanding the impact of the pharmacist's role in patient care.

These individuals help create the future of pharmacy, dedicating their time to educate and support the next generation of pharmacists and pharmaceutical researchers who will carry the values instilled in them during their time at the School and contribute to the health and well-being of society.

The Dean's Office includes a number of administrative offices, which provide the support that is crucial to helping the School achieve its mission.