Pharmacy Practice and Science

The Department of Pharmacy Practice and Science (PPS) improves health care through innovation, collaboration, and advocacy to achieve excellence in pharmacy education, practice, and research.

Magaly Rodriguez de Bittner, PharmD, BCPS, CDE, FAPhA

Department News: SOP Receives Grant Funding from Cardinal Health Foundation, Joins Learning Collaborative

E3 Grant from Cardinal Health Foundation will emphasize patient activation during transitions of care.

Faculty and staff in the Department of Pharmacy Practice and Science (PPS) participate in multidisciplinary health care teams and research endeavors in settings throughout the state of Maryland, helping to pioneer new roles for pharmacists in outpatient clinics, hospital units, mental health institutions, skilled care facilities, and community pharmacies by applying their knowledge of disease and drug therapy.

Centers and Programs:

Innovative programs developed within the department have taken root and grown throughout the state, supporting and empowering patients while improving clinical outcomes and decreasing costs.

Public Policies:

Faculty Practice Evaluation -- Qualitative Assessment
The primary purpose of the faculty practice evaluation plan is to provide individual faculty and departmental administrators with information to advance practice-related activities, enhance grant opportunities, augment annual reviews, and foster self-reflection.