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.
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.
The Peter P. Lamy Memorial Lecture is an annual keynote presentation during ASCP’s Annual Meeting & Exhibition, hosted by Dr. Nicole Brandt, executive director of the Peter Lamy Center on Drug Therapy and Aging. The Peter P. Lamy Memorial Lecture honors Dr. Lamy, a pioneer in geriatric pharmacotherapy who dedicated his life to improving drug therapy for the elderly.