Alumni & Friends

2018 PAA Board with Dean Swanson

First row: Kim Lintner, Josie Kristiansen, Tyler Liebenstein, and Dean Steve Swanson. Second row: Maria Wopat, Jason Bergsbaken, Sarah Sorum , and Berook Addisu. Third row: Russ Jensen, Justin Konkol, Nate Smith. Not pictured: Nate Johnson, Ryan Miller, Trent Thiede

We are proud to say that UW-Madison School of Pharmacy graduates are changing the world for the better every day. They’re improving lives, taking intellectual risks and changing what we know about science, medicine and care. And, with the help of the School of Pharmacy Alumni Association, they’re staying connected to a network of fellow alumni that stretches across the country and around the globe.

Together, our graduates continue to support their shared values, celebrate their shared experiences and ensure the School of Pharmacy remains a top-ranked leader in pharmacy education and research for another 130 years.

Pharmacy alums pose with Bucky at a Reunion Weekend event.

Stay In Touch

The School of Pharmacy Alumni Office helps graduates keep their connection to School of Pharmacy faculty, research, and alumni alive. There are many opportunities to engage with students. We welcome updates on your post-grad pursuits. Update your info

Connie Kraus (left) chats with a preceptor at the annual clinical meeting.

Become a Preceptor

Do your part to shape the future of pharmacy. Preceptors play an invaluable role in Rennebohm Hall, providing current students with the clinical instruction, personal attention and advice they need to launch successful careers. Becoming a preceptor is a great way to deepen your relationship with the School of Pharmacy and give back. Apply to volunteer

A discussion panelist listens with interest as panel attendees debate the particulars of a case study.

Professional Development & Continuing Education

The nation’s largest and most respected academic provider of pharmacy continuing education and professional development, the Division of Pharmacy Professional Development keeps pharmaceutical professionals ahead of the curve with skill-building online courses, conferences and licensing credits. Explore our courses


September 12, 2018

A Memory Becomes a Means for Student Development

In honor of her late husband, Alfred Grube (BS '52), Mary Grube offers a travel grant for School of Pharmacy PharmD students to encourage their development as pharmacists.… Read More


September 11, 2018

Class Notes: Fall 2018

Alumni Updates From relocating or receiving a promotion or award to just writing to share your travels or passion projects, your classmates have a lot to share. Stay in touch with your fellow UW–Madison School of Pharmacy alumni across the state and the country by checking (and sharing) class notes in each DiscoveRx digital magazine issue.  Here’s what our… Read More


September 11, 2018

Building a Toolbox for Preceptor Development

School of Pharmacy preceptors have access to multiple avenues of professional development to improve student education and patient outcomes.… Read More

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Alumni Events

October 5

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Career “Roundtable” with distinguished alumni Ibrahim Jalal, PhD’78

This is an informal “career roundtable” discussion hosted by the Graduate Studies Office at the School of Pharmacy and intended for graduate students and postdocs in the school’s Pharmaceutical Sciences Division. … Read More

October 5

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Career “Roundtable” with distinguished alumni Roger Tung, PhD’87

This is an informal “career roundtable” discussion hosted by the Graduate Studies Office at the School of Pharmacy and intended for graduate students and postdocs in the School’s Pharmaceutical Sciences Division.… Read More

October 5

5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Citation of Merit Dinner & Awards

Please join Dean Swanson for dinner and an awards program celebrating our distinguished alumni!… Read More

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