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Washington State University

Center for Pharmacy Practice Research


Advance the pharmacy profession by providing evidence-based research that supports best practice in health care solutions and improving patient outcomes.


Bridge the health care gap through pharmacists who are an integral member of a health care team. Pharmacists will provide more accessible care for minor ailments and conditions and immunizations so that patients have better outcomes.

What is pharmacy practice research?

Pharmacy practice research leads to sustainable practice change that impacts pharmacists nation-wide, improves patient health outcomes, and can positively influence the trajectory of the future of pharmacy practice.

Areas of Research

  • Advancing pharmacy practice
  • Immunization training
  • Point of care training
  • Medically underserved and rural health care
  • Trans-competent health care