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About the College

Founded in 1864, St. Louis College of Pharmacy is the third-oldest and 10th-largest college of pharmacy in America.

For more than 150 years, the College has been preparing students for expert practice and leadership in pharmacy and health professions careers.

Learn more about our founding and our history.

Today, the College is home to University of Health Sciences and Pharmacy in St. Louis' flgship Doctor of Pharmacy (Pharm.D.) program.

The College includes several academic department:

  • Department of Pharmaceutical and Administrative Sciences
  • Department of Pharmacy Practice
  • Office of Postgraduate Education
  • Office of Experiential Education

Visit the directory to view individual faculty bios.

About the Dean

Brenda Gleason, B.S. ’97, Pharm.D. ’98, interim dean of pharmacy, assistant vice president of academic relations; executive associate dean for academic affairs, and professor of pharmacy practice, earned her Bachelor of Science in Pharmacy in 1997 and her Doctor of Pharmacy in 1998 from the University.

She completed an ASHP-Accredited Primary Care Residency at the John Cochran VAMC in 1999.

In her administrative role, Dr. Gleason is responsible for implementing and assessing the Doctor of Pharmacy curriculum and leads accreditation efforts at the College.

Prior to assuming an administrative position, her clinical practice was in Managed Care Drug Information with direct patient care services provided in an adult internal medicine clinic.

Contact the Dean’s Office

The Office of the Dean of Pharmacy is located on the fourth floor of the Academic and Research Building.

Contact the Office of the Dean

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