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Dean Steve Swanson at the 2018 Hooding Ceremony.

Dean’s Corner – Summer 2018

Commencement ceremonies always inspire me because I’m reminded of the sheer talent of our pharmacy graduates and the lives we’ve had the privilege of shaping through education. The future of pharmacy and the pharmaceutical sciences is in good hands with the Class of 2018, and we at the UW–Madison School of Pharmacy are proud to… Read More

 

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Photo Gallery: White Coat Ceremony

“The White Coat Ceremony is a huge milestone to accomplish in our early professional lives,” says Amanda Bernarde, second-year PharmD student. “It symbolizes the completion of our first year in pharmacy school, but more importantly, a celebration of early acceptance into an incredible professional community.” The White Coat Ceremony, at the end of the first… Read More

 

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Uncategorized Archives - School of Pharmacy

Photo Gallery: Commencement 2018

The second weekend in May was full of celebrations, awards, and smiling graduates. Across the University of Wisconsin–Madison School of Pharmacy’s PharmD, Pharmacology-Toxicology, and graduate programs, we ushered more than 100 new graduates into the next stage of their life, whether that means pharmacy practice, research, academia, or the pursuit of another degree.  In addition… Read More

 

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Dean’s Corner – Spring 2018

  When people ask what really sustains a great PharmD program like ours, the answer is simple: The quality of the program starts with the quality of the students. We attract the best pharmacy students… Read More

 

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Steve Swanson

Dean’s Corner – Winter 2017

  It’s always great to be on a winning team. It’s even better when you’re a consistently winning team. As I reflect back on the year, 2017 is part of a new Golden Age for us at the UW–Madison School of Pharmacy. With countless accolades, our School of Pharmacy community continues to be truly outstanding.… Read More

 

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Dean Steven M. Swanson

Dean’s Corner – September 2017

Each September, faculty and staff gear up to provide a high quality educational experience for our students. From prepping coursework and syllabi and fine-tuning classroom technology, to outlining student engagement initiatives and volunteer opportunities, there is a renewed energy throughout the School. As detailed in the School’s strategic plan, our priority is to promote excellence… Read More

 

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Chris Natynski

Philanthropy – September 2017

A common question I receive is how to make a gift to the School of Pharmacy through an existing retirement plan. When an individual reaches the age of 70.5, a Required Minimum Distribution (RMD) from an Individual Retirement Account (IRA) is mandatory. This RMD counts towards an individual’s taxable income for the year, unless it… Read More

 

Uncategorized Archives - School of Pharmacy

Uncategorized Archives - School of Pharmacy

Dean Steven M. Swanson

Dean’s Corner – August 2017

With summer winding down, everyone’s focus is shifting to “back to school.” Whether you are parents with school-aged children, college students preparing for move-in, alumni looking forward to national meetings and reunion weekend, or faculty and staff prepping for a new semester, everyone has a plan for September. For the School of Pharmacy (SoP) an… Read More