Robert Buerki

Dr. Buerki

Robert Buerki, PhD, RPh

Faculty Emeritus
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Pharmacy Practice and Science
425 Parks Hall
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Professional Interests

Professional Interests

Recently Dr. Buerki and Professor Emeritus Popat Patil with Linus Learning (2019) published the book A History of Drug Sciences at The Ohio State University, College of Pharmacy.


  • Edmund D. Pellegrino Medal, Institute for Healthcare Ethics and Law, 2006
  • Edward Kremers Award, American Institute of the History of Pharmacy, 2004
  • Member, International Academy of the History of Pharmacy, 2003
  • William L. Blockstein Award, AACP Section of Continuing Professional Education, 2001
  • Scholar, Institute for Healthcare Ethics and Law, 1999
  • Faculty Fellow, American College of Apothecaries, 1966
  • Distinguished Service Award, National Rho Chi Society, 1972 and 1985
  • Research Award, National University Extension Association, 1969
  • Charter Diplomate, American Board of Diplomates in Pharmacy, 1969