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The College of Pharmacy develops new drugs to treat diseases such as cancer and AIDS, provides statistical and socioeconomic information to lawmakers and industry leaders, and is recognized as one of the outstanding pharmacy education and research institutions in the world.  Find faculty sorted by the following expertise categories.

 

Biochemistry & Biophysics

Courtney Aldrich, PhD
Associate Professor

612-625-7956
aldri015@umn.edu

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Elizabeth A. Ambrose, PhD
Associate Professor

612-626-2387
ambrose@umn.edu

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Grant Anderson, PhD
Associate Professor and Head

218-726-6007
ander163@d.umn.edu

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Mark Distefano, PhD
Distinguished McKnight Professor & Merck Professor

612-624-0544
diste001@umn.edu

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Daniel Harki, PhD
Associate Professor

612-625-8687
daharki@umn.edu

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Jon Hawkinson, PhD
Associate Program Director

612-626-6326
hawkinso@umn.edu

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Stephen Hecht, PhD
Wallin Land Grant Professor of Cancer Prevention

612-624-7604
hecht002@umn.edu

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Ahmed Heikal, PhD, MS
Adjunct Professor

218-726-7036
aaheikal@umn.edu

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Ling Li, PhD
Professor

612-626-2359
lil@umn.edu

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Jon Rumbley, PhD
Assistant Professor and Director of Graduate Studies

218-726-6047
jrumbley@d.umn.edu

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Bioinformatics

Jon Rumbley, PhD
Assistant Professor and Director of Graduate Studies

218-726-6047
jrumbley@d.umn.edu

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Cancer

William Elmquist, PharmD, PhD
Distinguished Professor

612-625-0097
elmqu011@umn.edu

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Barry Finzel, PhD
Professor and Director of Graduate Studies

612-626-5979
finze007@umn.edu

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Daniel Harki, PhD
Associate Professor

612-625-8687
daharki@umn.edu

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Stephen Hecht, PhD
Wallin Land Grant Professor of Cancer Prevention

612-624-7604
hecht002@umn.edu

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Pamala Jacobson, PharmD, FCCP
Distinguished Professor

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Mark Kirstein, PharmD
Associate Professor

612-624-5689
kirst002@umn.edu

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Jayanth Panyam, PhD
Endowed Professor of Targeted Drug Delivery and Department Head

612-624-0951
jpanyam@umn.edu

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Carston Wagner, PhD
Professor and Endowed Chair

612-625-2614
wagne003@umn.edu

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Michael Walters, PhD
Research Associate Professor

612-626-6864
walte294@umn.edu

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Cheryl Zimmerman, PhD
Distinguished Teaching Professor Emeritus and Adjunct Pharmaceutics Faculty

612-624-4611
zimme005@umn.edu

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Cancer biology, chemo-prevention and treatment

Daniel Harki, PhD
Associate Professor

612-625-8687
daharki@umn.edu

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Jon Hawkinson, PhD
Associate Program Director

612-626-6326
hawkinso@umn.edu

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Pamala Jacobson, PharmD, FCCP
Distinguished Professor

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Mark Kirstein, PharmD
Associate Professor

612-624-5689
kirst002@umn.edu

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Swayam Prabha, MBA, PhD, MS
Assistant Professor

612-626-3545
prabh025@umn.edu

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Rory Remmel, PhD
Distinguished Teaching Professor

612-624-0472
remme001@umn.edu

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Henry Wong, PhD
Research Associate Professor

612-626-6323
hlwong@umn.edu

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Cardiovascular

Grant Anderson, PhD
Associate Professor and Head

218-726-6007
ander163@d.umn.edu

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Peter Dosa, PhD
Associate Program Director, Medicinal Chemistry

612-625-7948
pidosa@umn.edu

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Ling Li, PhD
Professor

612-626-2359
lil@umn.edu

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Megan Undeberg, PharmD
Assistant Professor

218-726-6039
undeberg@d.umn.edu

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Michael Walters, PhD
Research Associate Professor

612-626-6864
walte294@umn.edu

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Drug design, synthesis and screening

Eyup Akgun, MS, PhD
Research Associate Professor

612-624-1988
akgun001@umn.edu

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Courtney Aldrich, PhD
Associate Professor

612-625-7956
aldri015@umn.edu

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Elizabeth A. Ambrose, PhD
Associate Professor

612-626-2387
ambrose@umn.edu

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Peter Dosa, PhD
Associate Program Director, Medicinal Chemistry

612-625-7948
pidosa@umn.edu

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Daniel Harki, PhD
Associate Professor

612-625-8687
daharki@umn.edu

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Gunda Georg, PhD
Professor and Head

612-626-6320
georg@umn.edu

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Vadim Gurvich, PhD, MBA
Research Associate Professor

612-626-5294
vadimg@umn.edu

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Jon Hawkinson, PhD
Associate Program Director

612-626-6326
hawkinso@umn.edu

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Rodney Johnson, PhD, MS
Distinguished Professor and Associate Department Head

612-624-7997
johns022@umn.edu

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Mark Kirstein, PharmD
Associate Professor

612-624-5689
kirst002@umn.edu

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Robert Kriel, MD
Adjunct Professor

612-624-7475
kriel001@umn.edu

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Philip Portoghese, PhD
Distinguished Professor

612-624-9174
porto001@umn.edu

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Carston Wagner, PhD
Professor and Endowed Chair

612-625-2614
wagne003@umn.edu

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Michael Walters, PhD
Research Associate Professor

612-626-6864
walte294@umn.edu

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Drug formulation, delivery and pharmacokinetics

William Elmquist, PharmD, PhD
Distinguished Professor

612-625-0097
elmqu011@umn.edu

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Diana Langworthy, PharmD, BCPS
Assistant Professor

612-301-1490
dlangwor@umn.edu

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Jayanth Panyam, PhD
Endowed Professor of Targeted Drug Delivery and Department Head

612-624-0951
jpanyam@umn.edu

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Swayam Prabha, MBA, PhD, MS
Assistant Professor

612-626-3545
prabh025@umn.edu

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Rory Remmel, PhD
Distinguished Teaching Professor

612-624-0472
remme001@umn.edu

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Changquan Calvin Sun, PhD
Director of Graduate Studies and Professor

612-624-3722
sunx0053@umn.edu

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Drug kinetics, metabolism and toxicology

Courtney Aldrich, PhD
Associate Professor

612-625-7956
aldri015@umn.edu

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Elizabeth A. Ambrose, PhD
Associate Professor

612-626-2387
ambrose@umn.edu

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Jon Hawkinson, PhD
Associate Program Director

612-626-6326
hawkinso@umn.edu

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Pamala Jacobson, PharmD, FCCP
Distinguished Professor

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L'Aurelle Johnson, PhD
Assistant Professor

612-624-5430
joh02745@umn.edu

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Mark Kirstein, PharmD
Associate Professor

612-624-5689
kirst002@umn.edu

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Melanie Nicol, PharmD, PhD
Assistant Professor

612-301-9511
mrnicol@umn.edu

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Rory Remmel, PhD
Distinguished Teaching Professor

612-624-0472
remme001@umn.edu

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Henry Wong, PhD
Research Associate Professor

612-626-6323
hlwong@umn.edu

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Cheryl Zimmerman, PhD
Distinguished Teaching Professor Emeritus and Adjunct Pharmaceutics Faculty

612-624-4611
zimme005@umn.edu

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Genomics and proteomics

Daniel Harki, PhD
Associate Professor

612-625-8687
daharki@umn.edu

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Pamala Jacobson, PharmD, FCCP
Distinguished Professor

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Melanie Nicol, PharmD, PhD
Assistant Professor

612-301-9511
mrnicol@umn.edu

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Rory Remmel, PhD
Distinguished Teaching Professor

612-624-0472
remme001@umn.edu

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Robert J. Straka, PharmD, FCCP
Department Head and Professor

612-624-5663
strak001@umn.edu

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Geriatrics

Elizabeth A. Ambrose, PhD
Associate Professor

612-626-2387
ambrose@umn.edu

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Todd Johnson, PharmD
Associate Professor

218-736-8157
johns442@umn.edu

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Ilo Leppik, MD
Professor

612-625-7139
leppi001@umn.edu

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Ling Li, PhD
Professor

612-626-2359
lil@umn.edu

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Michael T. Swanoski, PharmD, BCGP, FASCP
Senior Associate Dean and Associate Professor

218-726-6019
mswanosk@d.umn.edu

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Health Informatics

Oscar Garza, MBA, PhD
Assistant Professor

612-624-0124
owgarza@umn.edu

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Healthcare policy and medication therapy management

Terrence Adam, RPh, PhD, MD
Associate Professor

612-625-5825
adamx004@umn.edu

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Dawn Carlson, PharmD
Assistant Professor

218-245-1088;
carls126@umn.edu

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Kerry Fierke, EdD
Associate Professor

218-726-6027
kkfierke@d.umn.edu

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Kylee Funk, PharmD, BCPS
Assistant Professor

612-301-8316
kafunk@umn.edu

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Oscar Garza, MBA, PhD
Assistant Professor

612-624-0124
owgarza@umn.edu

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Ronald Hadsall, PhD, MS
Distinguished Professor

612-624-2487
hadsa001@umn.edu

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Keri Hager, PharmD, BCACP
Associate Professor

218-726-6013
khager@umn.edu

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Michelle Johnson-Jennings, PhD, EdM
Director of the RICH (Research for Indigenous Health) Center, Associate to the Dean for Indigenous Health, and Associate Professor

218-726-6052
mjj@d.umn.edu

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Ilo Leppik, MD
Professor

612-625-7139
leppi001@umn.edu

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Jody Lounsbery, PharmD
Associate Professor

612-302-8200
loun0015@umn.edu

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Jean Moon, PharmD, BCACP
Associate Professor

612-626-6536
jmoon@umn.edu

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Chrystian Pereira, PharmD
Assistant Professor

612-343-7136
pereira@umn.edu

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Sarah K. Schweiss, PharmD
Assistant Professor

218-726-6012
sschweis@d.umn.edu

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Todd D. Sorensen, PharmD
Associate Department Head and Professor

612-625-8645
soren042@umn.edu

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Tim Stratton, PhD, MS, BCPS, FAPhA
Senior Associate to the Dean for Assessment & Accreditation and Professor

218-726-6018
tstratto@d.umn.edu

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Michael T. Swanoski, PharmD, BCGP, FASCP
Senior Associate Dean and Associate Professor

218-726-6019
mswanosk@d.umn.edu

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Megan Undeberg, PharmD
Assistant Professor

218-726-6039
undeberg@d.umn.edu

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Sarah Westberg, PharmD, BCPS
Co-Associate Dean For Clinical Affairs and Associate Professor

612-625-4632
swestber@umn.edu

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Infectious diseases

Courtney Aldrich, PhD
Associate Professor

612-625-7956
aldri015@umn.edu

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Elizabeth A. Ambrose, PhD
Associate Professor

612-626-2387
ambrose@umn.edu

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Robert Fecik, PhD
Associate Professor

612-625-9335
fecik001@umn.edu

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Barry Finzel, PhD
Professor and Director of Graduate Studies

612-626-5979
finze007@umn.edu

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Daniel Harki, PhD
Associate Professor

612-625-8687
daharki@umn.edu

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Melanie Nicol, PharmD, PhD
Assistant Professor

612-301-9511
mrnicol@umn.edu

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Jayanth Panyam, PhD
Endowed Professor of Targeted Drug Delivery and Department Head

612-624-0951
jpanyam@umn.edu

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Patrick J. Parks, MD, PhD
Adjunct Associate Professor

pjparks@umn.edu

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Swayam Prabha, MBA, PhD, MS
Assistant Professor

612-626-3545
prabh025@umn.edu

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Rory Remmel, PhD
Distinguished Teaching Professor

612-624-0472
remme001@umn.edu

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Ronald J. Sawchuk, PhD
Professor Emeritus and Adjunct Pharmaceutics Faculty

612-624-2460
sawch001@umn.edu

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Carston Wagner, PhD
Professor and Endowed Chair

612-625-2614
wagne003@umn.edu

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Michael Walters, PhD
Research Associate Professor

612-626-6864
walte294@umn.edu

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Neuroscience, neuropharmacology and psychopharmacology

Eyup Akgun, MS, PhD
Research Associate Professor

612-624-1988
akgun001@umn.edu

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Elizabeth A. Ambrose, PhD
Associate Professor

612-626-2387
ambrose@umn.edu

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Grant Anderson, PhD
Associate Professor and Head

218-726-6007
ander163@d.umn.edu

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Dawn Carlson, PharmD
Assistant Professor

218-245-1088;
carls126@umn.edu

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Jeannine Conway, PharmD, BCPS
Assistant Dean for Professional Education and Associate Professor

612-625-2999
pluha003@umn.edu

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Peter Dosa, PhD
Associate Program Director, Medicinal Chemistry

612-625-7948
pidosa@umn.edu

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Esam El-Fakahany, PhD
Associate Dean for Research and Graduate Studies

612-625-5695
elfak001@umn.edu

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William Elmquist, PharmD, PhD
Distinguished Professor

612-625-0097
elmqu011@umn.edu

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Carolyn Fairbanks, PhD
Associate Department Head and Professor

612-625-2945
carfair@umn.edu

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Jon Hawkinson, PhD
Associate Program Director

612-626-6326
hawkinso@umn.edu

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Michelle Johnson-Jennings, PhD, EdM
Director of the RICH (Research for Indigenous Health) Center, Associate to the Dean for Indigenous Health, and Associate Professor

218-726-6052
mjj@d.umn.edu

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Rodney Johnson, PhD, MS
Distinguished Professor and Associate Department Head

612-624-7997
johns022@umn.edu

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Robert Kriel, MD
Adjunct Professor

612-624-7475
kriel001@umn.edu

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Ilo Leppik, MD
Professor

612-625-7139
leppi001@umn.edu

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Ling Li, PhD
Professor

612-626-2359
lil@umn.edu

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Susan Marino, PhD
Associate Professor

612-624-2964
marin007@umn.edu

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Philip Portoghese, PhD
Distinguished Professor

612-624-9174
porto001@umn.edu

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Michael Walters, PhD
Research Associate Professor

612-626-6864
walte294@umn.edu

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Pharmacoepidemiology

Michael T. Swanoski, PharmD, BCGP, FASCP
Senior Associate Dean and Associate Professor

218-726-6019
mswanosk@d.umn.edu

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Scholarship of leadership and teaching

Barbara Brandt, PhD, EdM
Associate Vice President for Education

612-625-3972
brandt@umn.edu

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Jeannine Conway, PharmD, BCPS
Assistant Dean for Professional Education and Associate Professor

612-625-2999
pluha003@umn.edu

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Kerry Fierke, EdD
Associate Professor

218-726-6027
kkfierke@d.umn.edu

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Oscar Garza, MBA, PhD
Assistant Professor

612-624-0124
owgarza@umn.edu

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Keri Hager, PharmD, BCACP
Associate Professor

218-726-6013
khager@umn.edu

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Rodney Johnson, PhD, MS
Distinguished Professor and Associate Department Head

612-624-7997
johns022@umn.edu

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Diana Langworthy, PharmD, BCPS
Assistant Professor

612-301-1490
dlangwor@umn.edu

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Jody Lounsbery, PharmD
Associate Professor

612-302-8200
loun0015@umn.edu

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Jean Moon, PharmD, BCACP
Associate Professor

612-626-6536
jmoon@umn.edu

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Chrystian Pereira, PharmD
Assistant Professor

612-343-7136
pereira@umn.edu

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Amy Pittenger, PharmD, MS, PhD
Associate Professor

(612) 625-7629
alp@umn.edu

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Nichole Rupnow, PharmD
Assistant Professor

612-624-1740
kulin002@umn.edu

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Todd D. Sorensen, PharmD
Associate Department Head and Professor

612-625-8645
soren042@umn.edu

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Michael T. Swanoski, PharmD, BCGP, FASCP
Senior Associate Dean and Associate Professor

218-726-6019
mswanosk@d.umn.edu

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Sarah Westberg, PharmD, BCPS
Co-Associate Dean For Clinical Affairs and Associate Professor

612-625-4632
swestber@umn.edu

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Social and Behavioral Pharmacy

Bruce Benson, MS, PhD
Associate Professor

612-624-0429
benso001@umn.edu

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Oscar Garza, MBA, PhD
Assistant Professor

612-624-0124
owgarza@umn.edu

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Olihe Okoro, PhD, MPH, MPharm
Assistant Professor

218-726-6036
ookoro@d.umn.edu

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Paul Ranelli, PhD, MS
Professor and Associate Department Head

218-726-6009
pranelli@d.umn.edu

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Jon C. Schommer, MS, PhD, RPh
Associate Department Head and Professor

612-626-9915
schom010@umn.edu

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