University of Wisconsin–Madison
UW Division of Pharmacy Professional Development

We Advance You

Pharmaceutical innovation may set the pace. But here, you set the priorities. New skills, new knowledge, new connections? They’re yours with the nation’s best professional development short courses, credit programs and events.

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No. 9
Ranked pharmacy school in the
United States
U.S. News & World Report – 2016

23,000
Total number of DPPD program
attendees since 2010
DPPD Annual Report – 2015

97%
Program attendees who found
DPPD programs highly valuable
DPPD Participant Survey – 2015

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Your focus is the patient. Ours is on you.

As the largest accredited academic providers of continuing education for pharmacists, we offer high-quality accredited activities that are focused on patient-centered care and best practices – in line with the Wisconsin Idea. Stay updated with the healthcare industry, engage in interprofessional networking while earning accredited pharmacist CE. 

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If you’re a Pharmacist, we’ve got the
tools to help you advance your career.

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confereces for training pharmaceutical professionals

Advance your knowledge base – and the pharmaceutical industry.

We’ve been training pharmaceutical professionals for over 60 years and we’ve built a reputation for providing trusted, high-quality education on the most relevant, cutting-edge topics – for the industry’s leaders, taught by the industry’s leaders.

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If you’re a professional in the pharmaceutical industry, we’ve got
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Register for one of our courses for healthcare industry professionals today!

Interprofessional Educational Experiences. Developed just for you.

Our conferences and online programs provide doctors, nurses, and healthcare professionals with the latest updates in the industry in an interprofessional educational setting. We know and understand the health care industry trends and we can help you stay on top and meet you organizational objectives while earning valuable CE. 

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If you’re a Healthcare Industry Professional, we’ve
got the tools to help you advance your career.

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