International Programs

Students teaching to children in Honduras

The College of Pharmacy is very active in pharmacy education, training and collaborations around the globe. Our international programs include initiatives that send our students to many parts of the world to study, bring international students and faculty to the college for training, and provide opportunities for our faculty to consult in other countries.

COP has a long history of international involvement and collaborations through research, practice, education and organizations. The college engages in international activities for many reasons, including:

  • To share knowledge and help others
  • To learn from others
  • To take advantage of the globalization of economies

The college's international efforts align closely with the University of Arizona's international programs. For more information regarding the UA's international programs, visit the UA Global Initiatives website.

The College of Pharmacy's international activities include those listed below. Click on the links to learn more about each initiative.

Portrait of Michael Katz The college's international programs are directed by Professor Michael Katz.



Photo captions:
First: Pharmacy students who are members of Global Medical Brigades participate in a brigade visit to Honduras.
Second: Michael Katz

Originally posted: August 29, 2013
Last updated: June 16, 2016
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