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
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, FCCP
Associate Professor
Phone: 412-647-6051
Email: amydonihi@pitt.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