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If Not for the Springfield Campus, Robert Hopkins Wouldn’t Be Able to Pursue PharmD

The UMKC School of Pharmacy‘s new campus in Springfield is enrolling students who otherwise might not be able to pursue their Pharm.D. Among the 30 students in the first cohort are Robert Hopkins, 32, who says the new facility has made it possible for him to advance his pharmacy career. Congratulations on being a member […]

Top 10 Again!

UMKC PharmD Students Place in Clinical Skills Competition The University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Pharmacy once again brought home top honors in a national competition. Lori Rio and Lauren Titterington placed in the top 10 of the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists Clinical Skills Competition held in December. The two made the UMKC School […]

A Grand Opening

Celebrating the UMKC School of Pharmacy at MSU Students, state officials and university administrators and faculty celebrated the grand opening of one of the newest additions to the University of Missouri-Kansas City – three hours south in Springfield. The UMKC School of Pharmacy at Missouri State University opened this semester in a transformed historic Brick […]

School of Pharmacy opens third site in Springfield

One of the newest additions to the University of Missouri-Kansas City is a three-hour drive south to Springfield. The UMKC School of Pharmacy at Missouri State University opened this past week in a transformed historic Brick City building. This is the third site for the school’s PharmD program, the practice-level degree for pharmacists. The new […]

Missouri Pharmacy Association Awards Two UMKC Faculty Members

The Missouri Pharmacy Association recognized University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Pharmacy faculty members Kelly A. Cochran and Andrew Bzowyckyj with major awards at its annual convention held in September in St. Louis. Cochran, PharmD, BCPS, of UMKC School of Pharmacy in Columbia, won the 2014 Faculty Member of the Year Award for UMKC. To […]

Health Fair answers Medicare questions

Event is organized by UMKC School of Pharmacy and UMKC School of Law Medicare Part D is a distant thought to most college students. But on Saturday dozens of University of Missouri-Kansas City students will come together and use their expertise to help senior citizens and caregivers navigate the complexities of Medicare Part D at […]

A Q & A With Roger Sommi: New Associate Dean at Columbia Site

Roger Sommi is hardly a new face at the University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Pharmacy. Sommi has spent 27 years teaching, researching and shaping education at the school.

Melissa Luechtefeld Volunteers, Wins Scholarships and Marches in the Band

A University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Pharmacy student received national recognition for her outreach work at home and abroad.

Pharm to Farm

UMKC students travel throughout Missouri to deliver healthcare Sometimes learning to be a pharmacist takes place miles away from classrooms, laboratories and textbooks. One of the newest clinical student rotations – Pharm to Farm – takes higher education to rural Missouri farmhouses where students sit down with farmers and ranchers in their living rooms to […]

A Q&A with Paul Gubbins: First Associate Dean at Springfield Site

Paul Gubbins made history this year when he became the first Associate Dean hired to lead the University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Pharmacy site at Missouri State University in Springfield.