College of Pharmacy

ESSB 5557 and beyond: the future of the pharmacy profession
Senator Linda Evans Parlette represents Washington’s 12th Legislative District and is the fourth generation… more
Mechanism triggers spread of prostate cancer to bones
By: Eric Sorensen, WSU science writer


SPOKANE, Wash. – A Washington State University researcher… more
Pharmacy faculty receives national honor
WSU pharmacy’s Danial Baker is one of 23 members of the Healthcare Quality and Safety Expert Committee… more
Mumps outbreak gives WSU student pharmacists a crash course in emergency response
The Washington State University College of Pharmacy is committed to advancing, promoting and protecting… more
WSU APhA-ASP chapter: fall semester recap
By: James Kent, class of 2018

One of the commitments of the WSU chapter of the American Pharmacists… more
Preceptor Spotlight
Our College of Pharmacy preceptors are practicing pharmacists who supervise student pharmacists in clinical… more
WSU graduate student selected for national science mentoring program
Washington State University graduate student Ana Vergara has been selected by the American Society for… more
WSU, Heritage University increase access to health education
SPOKANE, Wash. – The Washington State University College of Pharmacy and Heritage University have signed… more
Examining genetic cancer risk in smokers
Why do some smokers get cancer while others don’t?

Dr. Philip Lazarus has devoted more than 25 years… more
Remembering the life of Jon Bernhoft
Written by: Erik Bernhoft

In the early days of June 1953 the Alaska steamship Baranof, bound for … more
Student research program gets ‘green light’ for the next 3 years
The Washington State University (WSU) College of Pharmacy has received renewed funding from the American… more
Award will help pharmacy prof lead, advocate for change
SPOKANE, Wash. – Jennifer Robinson, pharmacy clinical associate professor, is one of 30 educators nationwide… more
Executive director talks about the expanding roles in pharmacy
SPOKANE, Wash. – Alex Adams, executive director of the Idaho State Board of Pharmacy, spoke to student… more
Improving the healthcare continuum through innovative pharmacy practice
SPOKANE, Wash. – Pharmacist Josh Akers spoke with student pharmacists on October 20 about improving … more
Seminar speaker discusses life-saving drug
SPOKANE, Wash. – Philip Krieter spoke with student pharmacists from Washington State University College… more
$1.7M Grant Funds Nanoparticle Research to Improve Drug Delivery
Good things come in small packages, which in the case of one WSU researcher’s work are measured in nanometers,… more
A communications update from the WSU College of Pharmacy
This past summer, we did a review of the communications sent out from the College of Pharmacy to our… more
Vergara receives top prize for research
Spokane-based pharmacy graduate student Ana Vergara won first place for the Best Poster presentation… more
College of Pharmacy History - WSU Drug Garden
Pharmacy students at Washington State College in Pullman are photographed working in their medicinal… more
College of Pharmacy History - Lho Chi
Photo from Lho Chi Reunion in Enumclaw, Wash., in fall of 2009

The Founders of Lho Chi
Excerpt from… more
Pharmacy ‘Boot Camp’ comes to WSU Health Sciences Spokane
SPOKANE, Wash.—Student pharmacists at Washington State University got a deep-dive into the art of medication… more
Leadership in the Profession - Diabetes education
“Go make me proud.” – R. Keith Campbell

R. Keith Campbell: emeritus professor, powerhouse in diabetes… more
Akers and Campbell honored with WSPA awards
SPOKANE, Wash. - Washington State University (WSU) College of Pharmacy Clinical Assistant Professor … more
Marv Chamberlain joins WSU Athletics Hall of Fame
This September, Washington State University Athletics honored pharmacy alumnus Marv Chamberlain with… more
Post Falls pharmacist honored for excellence in practice, teaching
Michael Varga, director of pharmacy at Northwest Specialty Hospital (NWSH) in Post Falls, was selected… more
The Class of 1966 returns to WSU for ‘Golden Grads’ reunion
SPOKANE, Wash. – The Washington State University College of Pharmacy class of 1966 celebrated their … more
Coffee vs. Energy Drinks: WSU clinical trial determines no difference in caffeine absorption
Coffee and energy drinks recently went head to head in a clinical trial at Washington State University… more