The Department of Pharmacy and Therapeutics is committed to leadership in pharmacy education, research, and pharmacotherapy. The department's mission is to: provide quality education that promotes problem solving and life-long learning provide optimal and progressive pharmacy patient care ensuring safe, efficacious and cost-effective drug use; expand the scientific knowledge base through excellence in research; foster the advancement of the profession. To achieve our mission, the Department of Pharmacy and Therapeutics is committed to these fundamental values:

A Concern for People- Because of our belief in the inherent worth and dignity of all the members of the University Community - administrators, faculty, staff, students and patients - we actively promote and support mutual respect through genuine regard for diversity of opinion and appreciation of individual differences.

Excellence in Education, Research, and Patient Care - In order to realize our potential for academic and professional leadership fully, we affirm and seek to recognize dedicated and innovative teaching, pharmaceutical care and research. Through excellence in these activities, we support our mission and insure the continuity and growth of our Department.

Our Vision

We are committed to evaluate continually new ways to enhance our stewardship of our Department's mission, recognizing that excellence is not a destination, but a journey.


Amy Seybert PharmD

Department Office: 727 Salk Hall

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Olufunmilola Abraham, BPharm, PhD
Assistant Professor
Phone: 412-648-1982
Office: 639 Salk
Email: olufunmilola.abraham@pitt.edu
Ameer Ali, PharmD
Phone: 412-624-2400
Email: ameer.ali@pitt.edu
Sherrie L. Aspinall, PharmD, MSc, BCPS
Associate Professor
Phone: 412-954-5196
Office: 4091E VAPHS Highland Drive
Email: Sherrie.Aspinall@va.gov
Neal Benedict, PharmD
Associate Professor
Phone: 412-647-6202
Office: 125b Falk
Email: benedictnj@upmc.edu
Lucas A Berenbrok, PharmD
Assistant Professor
Phone: 412-624-8109
Office: 636 Salk Hall
Email: berenbro@pitt.edu
Kim C. Coley, PharmD, FCCP
Phone: 412-624-6715
Office: 650A Salk Hall
Email: coley@pitt.edu
Sharon E. Connor, PharmD
Associate Professor
Phone: 412-648-7192
Office: 645A Salk Hall
Email: sconnor@pitt.edu
James Coons, PharmD, BCPS (AQ CV)
Associate Professor
Phone: 412-647-9121
Office: 2875 PST
Email: coonsjc@upmc.edu
Colleen M. Culley, BS Pharm, PharmD, BCPS
Associate Professor
Phone: 412-647-1713
Office: Suite 300
Email: culleycm@upmc.edu
Amy C. Donihi, PharmD, BCPS
Associate Professor
Phone: 412-647-6051
Email: calabresea@upmc.edu
Scott R. Drab, PharmD, CDE, BC-ADM
Associate Professor
Phone: 412-383-7340
Office: 719 Salk Hall
Email: drab@pitt.edu
Kerry M. Empey, PharmD, PhD
Assistant Professor
Phone: 412-648-9629
Office: 207 Pavilion
Email: kme33@pitt.edu
Philip E. Empey, PharmD, PhD
Assistant Professor
Phone: 412-648-7219
Office: 205 Pavilion
Email: pempey@pitt.edu
Christopher R. Ensor, PharmD, BCPS-CV
Assistant Professor
Phone: 412-383-1327
Office: Salk 736
Email: chris.ensor@pitt.edu
Tanya J. Fabian, PharmD, PhD
Associate Professor
Phone: 412-586-9754
Office: 1502.1 TDH
Email: fabiant@upmc.edu
Bonnie A. Falcione, PharmD, BCPS (AQ-ID)
Assistant Professor
Phone: 412-647-6186
Office: 2873 Presby South Tower
Email: falcioneba@upmc.edu
Roberta M. Farrah, PharmD, BCPS, BCACP
Assistant Professor
Phone: 412-784-7673
Office: UPMC St. Margaret Lawrenceville Family Health Center
Email: farrahrm@upmc.edu
Maggie Folan, PhD
Assistant Professor
Phone: 412-648-8555
Office: 922 Salk Hall
Email: folanm@pitt.edu
Lorin Grieve, PharmD
Phone: 412-624-8150
Office: 652 Salk Hall
Email: lbg6@pitt.edu
Deanne L. Hall, PharmD, CDE, BCACP
Associate Professor
Phone: 412-578-9260
Office: NE628.4 Montefiore Hospital
Email: halldl@upmc.edu
Inmaculada Hernandez, PharmD, PhD
Assistant Professor
Phone: 412-648-3012
Office: 637 Salk Hall
Email: inh3@pitt.edu
Denise L. Howrie Schiff, PharmD
Assistant Dean for Academic Affairs, Associate Professor
Phone: 412-624-9263
Office: 720 Salk Hall
Email: howrie@pitt.edu
Heather Johnson, PharmD, BCPS
Assistant Professor
Phone: 412-864-3777
Office: 2871 Presbyterian South Tower
Email: johnsonhj@upmc.edu
Lauren Jonkman, PharmD, MPH
Assistant Professor
Phone: 412-648-8563
Office: 645B Salk Hall
Email: ljf1@pitt.edu