School of Pharmaceutical
Sciences of Ribeirão Preto

University of São Paulo


Pharmacy Education


The School of Pharmaceutical Sciences of Ribeirão Preto created in 1979 a local to produce and dispensing medicines that it has a low cost. These drugs are sold to poor people, because there are many people has reduced access to them. Therefore the Pharmacy Education develops a social work and in addition this structure and pharmacists provide support to the disciplines of the course.

In 2009, the School of Pharmaceutical Sciences of Ribeirão Preto adapted this structure to create a new Pharmacy to increase the production of medicines and to receive more students, because one of the aims of the Pharmacy is offer activities to support in the teaching and research.

Each year, the Pharmacy Education serves more than 25.000 patients and develops about 30.000 medicines that have been manipulated by pharmacists and students. In 2015 the pharmacists started the Pharmaceutical Care service expanding the activities offered. It is estimated that every year, the Pharmacy Education received more than 50 undergraduate students to training.

Open from Monday to Friday
8AM - 5PM

+55 16 3315-4263
+55 16 3315-9170 (Pharmaceutical Care)