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Dr. Dawn Ipsen, ’01, Dr. Han Kiat Ho, ’05, Receive PAA Distinguished Alumni Awards

Dr. Dawn Ipsen, ’01, Dr. Han Kiat Ho, ’05, Receive PAA Distinguished Alumni Awards

The UW Pharmacy Alumni Association proudly recognizes Dr. Dawn Ipsen, PharmD ’01, and Dr. Han Kiat Ho, PhD ’05, as the 2020 Distinguished Alumni Award recipients. Started in 1973 and originally presented at Commencement, the Distinguished Alumni Awards have a rich history of honoring UW School of Pharmacy graduates who demonstrate excellence in... Read more...

The School of Pharmacy Mourns the Passing of Dr. Joy Plein

Joy Plein

Joy (Bickmore) Plein, ’51, ’57, a beloved UW School of Pharmacy colleague, mentor and true pioneer in the field of geriatrics, passed away peacefully at Virginia Mason Medical Center on February 19, 2021. She was 97.

“For 48 years, Joy was the heart of the UW School of Pharmacy,” said SOP Professor and Dean Sean Sullivan. “Everyone who... Read more...


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Pharmacy Alumni Association (PAA)

This is your connection to the School, fellow grads and the pharmacy community. The PAA serves as a social framework for professional alumni affiliation and as an opportunity for you to directly support and engage with the School of Pharmacy and its students.
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Alumni across the state and country invite students to be guests in their homes during residency interviews or IPPE/APPE rotations. During pharmacy school, students can opt to participate in practice based experiential education rotations – Introductory Pharmacy Practice Experience (IPPE) and Advanced Pharmacy Practice Experience (APPE) – or residency interviews outside of the Seattle metropolitan area. The HOST program not only saves students money but also offers students and alumni the opportunity to share pharmacy school stories with the next generation of Husky Pharmacists.
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