Centers and Institutes
Pharmacy faculty have expertise in drug design, drug delivery, medication therapy management, healthcare policies and economics, neuroscience, cancer, cardiovascular, and more.
Many Pharmacy faculty serve on national committees and boards that influence the direction of research and healthcare policy. Together, researchers, clinicians, and students work continuously to implement new ways to improve the health of Minnesotans and other individuals.
The Brain Barriers Research Center is a distinctive research group involving many disciplines at the University of Minnesota, including the College of Pharmacy and the School of Medicine, dedicated to using cutting edge technologies in the treatment of brain disorders.
The Center for Drug Design (CDD) was created to combine research and scholarship leading to the development of novel drugs for therapeutic applications, such as HIV, cancer, neurological diseases, dermatological agents, infectious diseases, novel processes, and medical devices.
Center for Excellence in Critical Care
The Center for Excellence in Critical Care is an alliance between healthcare practitioners and researchers at the University of Minnesota, the University of Minnesota Medical Center - Fairview, VA Medical Center, Regions Hospital and hospitals throughout the state of Minnesota committed to the advancement of critical care.
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The Center for Forecasting Drug Response is as a resource to researchers in the Department of Experimental and Clinical Pharmacology, the College of Pharmacy, the University of Minnesota and the community. There are three constituent divisions of the CFDR: Analytics, Pharmacometrics and Pharmacogenomics, each facilitated by an associated service.
The Center for Leading Healthcare Change offers leadership development for our current students, our alumni and practicing pharmacists. The center provides a national platform for developing pharmacist leaders and for leading change in both practice and policy.
The Center for Orphan Drug Research researches new drug therapies, educates health professionals and health profession students, and contributes to the discussion and formulation of public policy relating to rare diseases and orphan drugs to improve the care of individuals suffering from rare diseases.
The Minnesota Pharmacy Practice Based Research Network collects information using a network of pharmacies to help address societal and community questions related to the medication use process.
PUMA-IPM is a distinctive research group of investigators from various disciplines dedicated to advance the field of pharmacogenomics to help prescribe right medicine at the right dose and thus improve the safety and efficacy of currently prescribed medications.
RICH is an intercollegiate collaboration between the College of Pharmacy and the College of Medicine on the Duluth campus that aims to provide an interdisciplinary center for research collaborations with Indigenous entities. RICH further aims to foster scholarly works that will identify health barriers and protective factors to increase healthcare equity for Indigenous patients.
The Wulling Center for Innovation & Scholarship in Pharmacy Education (W-CISPE) advances pharmacy education by supporting our member faculty and fostering collaborative relationships. We are dedicated to focused and deliberate educational innovations and rigorous educational scholarship.