Lifelong Learning

Never Stop Learning

The University of Florida College of Pharmacy's goal is to foster a culture that supports lifelong learning for faculty and staff and expands access for a global community seeking advanced knowledge and skills.


  • Promotion of career development and advancement of faculty and staff.
  • Establishing a financial model that encourages faculty, their departments and the college to develop lifelong learning programs.
  • Expanding access to the College of Pharmacy’s educational resources by establishing a “turn-key” process for development and delivery of online programs.
  • Providing educational opportunities that advance professional competence for the pharmacy community and foster continuing professional development.


Distance Education Support Services

UF Health Distance Education Support Services (DESS) leverages experts in their fields to help build successful distance education programs. DESS primarily supports entrepreneurial programs in the six academic colleges at UF Health, acting as a program incubator and providing proven approaches to create and maintain a successful and sustainable program.

Continuing Pharmacy Education

The Office of Continuing Pharmacy Education (CPE) provides high-quality, evidence-based educational opportunities for pharmacists and technicians. CPE plans, implements and evaluates educational activities that advance professional competence, foster continuing professional development and optimize patient-centered care and health care delivery.