Department of Pharmacy Practice
The University of Mississippi

Vision and Mission

Dr. RicheVision Statement

The Department of Pharmacy Practice at the University of Mississippi School of Pharmacy seeks to be a leader in pharmacy education, world-class basic and applied research, innovative medication management models, and delivery of exemplary patient care.

Mission Statement

The mission of the Department of Pharmacy Practice is focused in three areas: education, scholarship, and service.

Our educational mission is to create a student-centered learning environment, to facilitate the development and application of abilities necessary to provide comprehensive medication management, to model excellence in practice, to foster leadership skills, and to promote lifelong learning.

Our scholarship mission is to impart new knowledge by developing and participating in basic and applied research programs, by promoting collaborative research in communities and the broader public health arena, and by contributing to the literature of pharmacy practice and beyond.

Our service mission is to provide outstanding patient care, to educate pharmacists and other health care professionals, to provide leadership and advocacy that will advance the practice of pharmacy, and to contribute to the overall mission of the University.