Ms Mary Murithi
HoD, Pre-Clinical (Pharmacy)

Department of Pre-Clinical (Pharmacy)

The Department of Pre-Clinical at Kabarak University School of Pharmacy plays a crucial role in laying the foundation for students pursuing a career in pharmacy and healthcare. This department is an integral part of the School of Pharmacy's educational framework, providing students with essential knowledge and skills in the fundamental scientific disciplines that underpin clinical practice.

The Department is dedicated to nurturing future pharmacists and healthcare professionals by imparting essential knowledge and skills. By fostering a strong academic foundation, hands-on experience, and a spirit of scientific inquiry, the department contributes to the holistic education of students and prepares them for successful careers in pharmacy and healthcare.

Key Roles of the Department:

  1. Curriculum Excellence: The Department of Pre-Clinical offers a comprehensive curriculum designed to equip students with a solid understanding of the basic biomedical sciences. Subjects like anatomy, physiology, biochemistry, pharmacology, and microbiology are taught to provide students with a strong academic foundation.

  2. Faculty Expertise: The department boasts a team of experienced and dedicated faculty members who are experts in their respective fields. These educators are committed to delivering high-quality teaching and fostering an environment of academic curiosity and exploration.

  3. Laboratory Facilities: To complement theoretical learning, the department provides state-of-the-art laboratory facilities where students can engage in practical experiments and gain hands-on experience. These laboratories are equipped with modern equipment, allowing students to bridge the gap between theory and real-world application.

  4. Research Opportunities: The Department of Pre-Clinical encourages research activities among students and faculty members. Engaging in research projects allows students to delve deeper into scientific inquiry and contribute to the advancement of knowledge in various disciplines.

  5. Interdisciplinary Approach: Understanding the interdisciplinary nature of healthcare, the department encourages collaboration between the pre-clinical and clinical departments within the School of Pharmacy. This approach helps students connect theoretical knowledge with practical patient care scenarios.

  6. Student Support: The department is committed to the success of its students. Faculty members provide mentorship, academic advising, and guidance to help students navigate their academic journey effectively.

  7. Integration with Clinical Studies: The foundational knowledge gained in the Department of Pre-Clinical forms the basis for advanced clinical studies in later stages of the pharmacy program. Students build upon their pre-clinical knowledge to develop a comprehensive understanding of patient care and medication management.


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