Graduates of URI’s pharmacy program have enjoyed success as business people, pharmacy professionals, researchers, and academicians. Two URI alumni, Joseph Mollica 62 , former chairman of Dupont Merck Pharmaceutical Co., and Ernest Mario 66, cochairman and CEO of Alza Corporation and former cochairman and CEO of Glaxo Ltd., were the only pharmacy graduates in the country to head up Fortune 500 companies.

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Recorded Alumni Career Information Panels

Pharm.D. Zoom Career Panel – Thursday November 2, 2023


SSHP Pharm.D. Zoom Career Panel – Tuesday, April 11, 2023


Pharm.D. Zoom Career Panel – Wednesday, October 26, 2022 

In these student-led panels some of our alumni discuss their day-to-day responsibilities, what they love about their jobs, their path to their current roles, and what they wish they knew on their first day of work. 

Pharm.D. / MBA Information Session – October  2022 

In this information session we had the opportunity to hear details about the program from the MBA Coordinator, hear perspectives from a Pharm.D. / MBA alumni and students currently in the program, and ask questions during the session.

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