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Notes from the Dean

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This year the Thomas J. Long School of Pharmacy and Health Sciences and the University of the Pacific are celebrating a milestone. Sixty years ago the School of Pharmacy admitted the first class of 16 students with the promise that, by providing an outstanding education, they would become practice-ready pharmacists. The School’s founders also made a promise to society that, through innovative research, we would contribute to the provision of quality patient care in our community.

As I reflect on the success of our students and faculty, the leadership of our alumni and the continually expanding network that is the Pacific PaHS Family over the last 60 years I realize we are celebrating the fulfillment of those promises and our renewed commitment to them.


Phillip Oppenheimer Phillip R. Oppenheimer, Pharm. D. Professor and Dean

Thomas J. Long
School of Pharmacy
and Health Sciences

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December 07, 2015

Alumni and Friends Reception at ASHP

The Pacific Pharmacy Alumni Association invites you to mingle with faculty, students, alumni, and friends at the Alumni and Friends Reception at ASHP   December 7, 2015 5:30 PM – 7:00 PM Root 200 Julia Street New Orleans, LA 70130 R.S.V.P. Please let us know if you are coming For more information contact Jen […]

May 20, 2016

Annual Graduation Banquets

Friday, May 20, 20166:00 p.m. Dinner7:00 p.m. CeremonyUniversity of the Pacific Campus Pharmacy Banquet: Janssen-Lagorio Gymnasium Physical Therapy Banquet: The Lair Speech-Language Pathology Banquet: DeRosa University Center Ballroom

May 21, 2016

PHS Commencement Ceremony

Saturday, May 21, 20168:00 a.m. Line-up for processional9:00 a.m. CeremonyAlex G. Spanos CenterUniversity of the Pacific Campus


The Future of Health Care

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Preeti Oza, PT, PhD, NCS, believes that there is nothing that can compare to hands-on experience in preparing DPT students to be practice-ready upon graduating. Research studies are valuable not only for advancing the field of physical therapy, but also for giving students the opportunity to work side-by-side with experienced professionals. Oza says, “one of […]

Chris Wolfinger ’15 has come a long way from when he first played ice hockey at the age of five. He now holds the position of Head Athletic Trainer at the San Jose Barracuda Hockey Club, an AHL affiliate of the San Jose Sharks. For Wolfinger this is a dream come true. He explains, “It’s […]

Continuing Education

Postgraduate Professional Education: Assisting PaHS Alumni in Advancing their Practice

The Office of Postgraduate Professional Education sponsors and co-sponsors regional, statewide, and distance learning programs dedicated to providing a range of educational programs that promote pharmaceutical, physical therapy and speech-language care that maximizes patient health outcomes and encourages collaborative practices.