Herbalist to Address UB Pharmacy Alumni Reunion

By Mary Beth Spina

Release Date: April 24, 1997 This content is archived.


BUFFALO, N.Y. -- A presentation on herbal, homeopathic and nutritional therapies will be a highlight of the University at Buffalo School of Pharmacy's Alumni Spring Reunion Weekend, to be held on Saturday, May 3, in the Buffalo Marriott.

Constance Grauds, California-based pharmacist and president of the Association of Natural Medicine Pharmacists, will present the continuing education program, "The Pharmacist and the Return of Natural Medicine," at 9:30 a.m.

A graduate of the University of Minnesota College of Pharmacy, Grauds is a registered pharmacist, certified herbalist and registered nutritional consultant in private practice.

Editor of the natural health magazine Health Education Technologies, she is a member of the American and California Pharmaceutical associations, the American Herbalists Guild, the American Herb Association, American Botanical Council and the Herb Research Foundation.

Wayne K. Anderson, Ph.D., interim dean of the UB School of Pharmacy, will present the "State of the School" address at the noon luncheon. Tours of the UB Pharmacy Museum and Robert Cooper Professional Practice Laboratory and Model Pharmacy will be held from 1-3 p.m. in Cooke Hall on the North (Amherst) Campus.

Special reunion celebrations will be held by the classes of 1947 and 1972, as well as induction of the Class of 1997 into the Pharmacy Alumni Association.

For further information, call 716-645-3931, ext. 247.