Pharmacy Alumni Association

The Pharmacy Alumni Association works to continue building upon the memories and experiences created in pharmacy school through membership, events, continued learning and connections across generations. Being a Husky Pharmacist is more than a degree, it’s a community of practitioners who are trailblazing innovation in the profession.

The Pharmacy Alumni Association is your connection to the School, fellow alums and the pharmacy community. Established in 1977 by the UW School of Pharmacy, the Pharmacy Alumni Association was created to build pride in being a Husky Pharmacist and to support the School of Pharmacy and its students.

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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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PAA logoAs a nonprofit organization, the PAA depends upon membership dues for its funding. Your dues support the services we provide. Further, your membership plays an invaluable role in supporting the School of Pharmacy – helping fund student scholarships, providing advocacy for the pharmacy profession, creating an important link between the School and the practice community, and more.

We thank our current members and look forward to welcoming our new members as they join our tradition of alumni excellence. To join and learn about membership levels, visit the PAA Member webpage.

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