The Century Mortar Club Endowed Chair in Pharmaceutical Management & Economics provides strong leadership to a program of research, service and education that addresses broad issues related to pharmaceuticals, pharmacists' services, and their impact on health care and society.
The endowed chair is funded by the college's Century Mortar Club, the estates of Mildred and William Peters, donations from Minnesota pharmacists and friends of pharmacy, and University funds.
Chair Dr. Stephen W. Schondelmeyer
A leading expert on pharmaceutical economics and public policy, Dr. Schondelmeyer has spent his 40-year career working extensively on competition and pricing of drug products, affordability and access to drug therapy and pharmacists service, coverage and reimbursement policy under public and private third party programs, and pharmacy workforce trends and policy. His work has shaped both policy and actions related to the role of pharmaceuticals and pharmacists’ services in today’s society.