Tom Larson, PharmD

Professor, Department of Pharmaceutical Care & Health Systems

Tom Larson

Contact Info

Office Phone 612-626-5025

Office Address:
7-159C Weaver-Densford Hall

Mailing Address:
University of Minnesota
College of Pharmacy
Department of Pharmaceutical Care & Health Systems
7-159 Weaver-Densford Hall
308 Harvard St. SE
Minneapolis, MN 55455

Under the direction of Dale Gerding, MD, Veterans Affairs Medical Center

PharmD, College of Pharmacy, University of Minnesota

Bachelor of Chemistry and Biology, Augsburg College, 1974

Laboratory Technologist Degree, Northwestern Hospital School of Medical Technology; Certified by the American Society of Clinical Pathologists



Tom is currently on the Board of Directors for the Minnesota Rural Health Association. He is past-Chair and is currently a member of the executive committee for the Minnesota Rural Health School, Medical School, University of Minnesota, Duluth. He has been a member of several advisory task forces for the Office of Rural Health and Primary Care, Department of Health. Tom has testified concerning Rural Pharmacy issues for Minnesota Senate and House hearings with special interest in workforce and reimbursement.

Ambulatory Care; Pathophysiology and Therapeutics, Dermatology Case Studies; Rural Health School Case Studies Moderator


Research Summary/Interests

  • Rural Pharmacy
  • Pharmacy and other Health Care Workforce Issues
  • Impact of Rural Pharmacies on community health and economics
  • Practice development strategies
  • Economic issues surrounding practice for in rural pharmacists