Center for Research and Education on Drug Discovery

The Education Research Center for Clinical Pharmacy


The Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences of Hokkaido University strives to foster scientific researchers and pharmacists capable of contributing to the advancement of medical treatment, public health care, and the development of new drugs. Our teaching and research cover the core areas of organic, biological, and physical chemistry with an emphasis on understanding fundamental biological phenomena, the physico-chemical properties of medicines, and the interaction of medicines with living organisms. Our graduates go on to work in a variety of areas including pharmaceutical research in industry and universities, pharmacy practice in hospitals, and public medical and health related careers in international organizations.