Clinical Pharmaceutical Scientist Program

The Clinical Pharmaceutical Scientist is a specialty track in which students with expertise in pharmacotherapeutics investigate both the clinical and mechanistic elements of drug therapy issues.
You will learn experimental design, experimental methods, data analysis, and data interpretation of human-based research projects.
You will study how research discoveries are translated into practices that promote health and prevent disease.
You will learn the process required to implement new therapies as standards of care through human-based research projects.
Primary Contact:
Samuel Poloyac, PharmD, PhD
Associate Professor
807 Salk Hall
Phone: 412-624-4595
Fax: 412-624-1850
poloyac@pitt.edu

Faculty affiliated with this track:
Jan Beumer, PharmD, PhD
Kerry Empey, PharmD, PhD
Philip E. Empey, PharmD, PhD, BCPS
Thomas D. Nolin, PharmD, PhD
Lisa Rohan, PhD
Carolyn T. Thorpe, PhD, MPH
Raman Venkataramanan, PhD