Application of the Pharmacists Patient Care Process

School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences

Program Description

This program, available to all doctor of pharmacy students, provides recognition of proficiency in fundamental skills necessary for practicing the profession of pharmacy, specifically the pharmacist's patient care process. You will have the opportunity to earn a series of badges that signify that you are "practice-ready" and will be able to effectively compete for a postdoctoral training position or a pharmacist position in your chosen practice area. Program requirements are embedded in PharmD coursework with additional performance requirements in experiential activities or work experience that demonstrate proficiency in applying the pharmacist's patient care process.

Program Contact

Robert Wahler
211 Pharmacy Building
Buffalo, NY 14214
Phone: 716-645-4777


  • Professional

Who is Eligible

  • Current UB Students Only

Credit or Non-Credit

  • Non-Credit

Instruction Method

  • Hybrid (some of the micro-credential requirements can be fulfilled online)

Average Time to Completion

  • More Than Three Semesters

Skills Obtained*

  • Communication
  • Critical Thinking
  • Professionalism
  • Teamwork