The Lamy Center is named in honor of its founder, Peter P. Lamy, PhD, ScD (1925-1994). Its mission is to improve drug therapy for aging adults through innovative research, education, and clinical initiatives.
Improving the lives of older adults by optimizing medication safety and use.
Our Strategic Plan
To learn more about how the Lamy Center's mission to improve drug therapy for aging adults through innovative research, education, and clinical initiatives helps drive its current areas of focus, as well as its direction in the coming years, download the strategic plan.
The Peter Lamy Center on Drug Therapy and Aging is one of the oldest aging centered housed within a School of Pharmacy in the United States.
Learn more about our mission to improve the lives of older adults through optimizing medication use and safety.
Dr. Nicole Brandt Featured on WebMD's The Burden of Managing More Medications for Older Adults
As part of a series healthy aging, Dr. Brandt spoke in a video discussing the burden of managing more medications as people get older. Dr. Brandt emphasized the importance of discussing all medications with one's full health care team, including pharmacists.Watch Now
Dr. Nicole Brandt Joins Virtual Face to Face Panel Discussion Hosted by UMB President Bruce Jarrell
Dr. Brandt was one of four panelists featured during the April 8 edition of Virtual Face to Face with President Bruce Jarrell, which examined how we are redefining aging and the role universities like UMB can play as Age-Friendly Universities.
PGY-2 Geriatric Pharmacy Programs Turns 20
The PGY-2 Geriatric Pharmacy Residency Program managed by the Peter Lamy Center on Drug Therapy and Aging celebrates its 20th anniversary in 2020-2021! Watch this short video for a historical review of the program and to learn more about its goals for the future.
Through ASCP, participants can view the Joy Plein Memorial Lecture featuring Korey Kennelty, PharmD, MS, PhD, BCGP, The Patrick E. Keefe Professor in Pharmacy at Carver College of Medicine, University of Iowa, and receive continuing education credit.Watch the Lecture