College of Pharmacy

Jeff Rowe Receives Honorary Doctorate

Jeff Rowe

Pharmacy alumnus Jeff Rowe received an Honorary Doctorate of Health Services during Spring 2017 Commencement. Jeff and his wife, Annette, a graduate of Ferris' College of Health Professions, provided leadership support for the renovation of the Hagerman Pharmacy Building and annual scholarships for students.

Jennifer Lamberts Receives New Investigator Award

Dr. Jennifer Lamberts

Congratulations to Dr. Jenny Lamberts for the receipt of the 2017 AACP New Investigator Award! Dr. Lamberts is one of 16 recipients of the AACP's award. She will receive $10,000 to support her research on Parkinson's disease.


Professor Curtis Smith Inducted as an ACCP Fellow

Dr. Curtis Smith

Dr. Curtis Smith, a Professor of Pharmacy Practice, was recently inducted as a 2016 Fellow of the American College of Clinical Pharmacy (ACCP) during the ACCP Annual Meeting in Hollywood, Florida. Becoming a Fellow of ACCP is the highest award that ACCP can bestow upon its members, with fewer than three percent of the 15,000 ACCP members being awarded this designation during their careers.


$5 Million Gift from Hagermans

Phil and Jocelyn Hagerman

Ferris State University is pleased to announce a $5 million gift from Phil and Jocelyn Hagerman and the Hagerman Foundation, to the university’s College of Pharmacy. Hagerman is chair and chief executive officer of Diplomat Pharmacy, Inc., based in Flint, Mich. The Hagerman gift, announced today, represents the largest outright gift ever made to Ferris. WATCH THE VIDEO.