International Clinical Pharmacy Collaboration

IMPORTANT:  Please note this program is not available at this time.  Please check back at a later date as updates will be posted to this website.

Clinical faculty at the Skaggs School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences at UC San Diego look forward to collaborating with international pharmacist groups and organizations on training programs tailored to fit your organizational goals. These programs require groups of 20 or more international pharmacists and will aim to further develop the pharmacists' clinical knowledge and preceptor skills. Pharmacy practice areas can include Cardiology, Critical Care, Diabetes Management, Infectious Diseases, Oncology, Pain Management, Pharmacogenomics, Primary Care, Psychiatry, and Transplant. Practice settings include inpatient, ambulatory care, and community pharmacy settings.

ICPS Target audience:

  • Pharmacists

Program features include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Didactic lectures and workshops provided by experienced faculty and preceptors
  • Methods of successful learner-centered teaching and student assessment
  • Participation in an Objective Structured Clinical Examination (OSCE) and hands on experience in mock pharmacy practice experiences
  • Methods to design, implement, and evaluate clinical practice models
  • Collaboration with physicians and administrators to document clinical encounters and bill for service
  • Direct experience in designing an advanced pharmacy practice experience (APPE) program
  • Tools and resources to increase scholarly activities

Program benefits:

Upon completion of the program, attendees will be able to:

  • Enhance clinical knowledge in a variety of pharmacy practice areas
  • Create advanced pharmacy clinical practice
  • Effectively teach advanced pharmacy practice in a clinical environment
  • Receive a certificate of completion
  • Initiate and develop ongoing collaborative opportunities with UC San Diego faculty 


  • If your organization is interested, please contact us at the Office of Strategic Planning and Program Development:
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