Division of Pharmacy Practice and Science

The Division of Pharmacy Practice and Science (PPS) elevates the standards of patient care through discovery, innovation and dissemination of teaching, practice and research.

Through innovative teaching strategies and implementing ability-based assessments, the division educates and trains students, residents and fellows about the prevention and treatment of illnesses with medications.

PPS develops pharmacy programs through interprofessional partnerships at various practice sites including hospitals, ambulatory care clinics, medical homes and community pharmacies to achieve positive health outcomes; and, are leading in translational science through collaborative research from the bench to the bedside to generate and apply knowledge about the safe, personalized, and cost-effective use of medications in patients.

Division Chair

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Bella Mehta, PharmD, FAPhA
Chair of the Division of Pharmacy Practice & Science

Administrative Support: Ashley Knackstedt, knackstedt.10@osu.edu

Division Faculty