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Our staff experts are pleased to offer free guided tours of the Story of Medicines for groups of five or more. Tours last approximately half an hour.
 

Explore Pharmacy with an Expert Guide

School Groups

For our school programs, we offer tours that engage all grade levels while providing a deeper historic and scientific understanding of pharmaceuticals. Our scavenger hunt activity sheet encourages your young learners to delve deeply into the exhibit's contents.

Book at least a week ahead of time so we can arrange for a staff member to guide you. Please ensure one supervising adult for every seven elementary students, and one supervising adult for every ten secondary students. Minimum group size is five. There is no charge for tours or activities.

Group Tours

Go deep with your group, and explore the Story of Medicines with a guide to get a better historic and scientific understanding of pharmaceuticals. Kids in the crowd will love our scavenger hunt activity. If you are booking for an elementary/high school group, please indicate that information in your tour request.

Book at least a week ahead, as group tour dates are based on the availability of our staff. Minimum group size is five. There is no charge for tours or activities.

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Each year, UBC Pharm Sci recognizes one of its remarkable alumni for creating a local, national or global impact in a community, research, hospital or clinical field. Today, we are pleased to announce that the 2017 Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences Alumni Agent of Change is Gary D. Lopaschuk, BSc(Pharm)’78, MSc(Pharm)’80, PhD(Pharm)’83.

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