The Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences
is home to world-class faculty engaged in research in medicinal chemistry, pharmaceutics, and pharmacology & toxicology. The department includes the Pfizer Distinguished Endowed Chair in Pharmaceutical Technology, Michael Pikal, and the Boehringer Ingelheim Endowed Chair in Mechanistic Toxicology. Two faculty are Board of Trustees Distinguished Professors, Diane Burgess and Debra Kendall. Our community includes postdoctoral fellows, graduate students, and professional students who study and carryout research with the goals of discovery, scientific exchange, and health care improvement.