University of Arizona

City: Tucson

Amount: $1400000

Award Date: 2020

Duration: 48 months

Program Area: Bioscience

Support for establishment of a scholarship program for the University of Arizona College of Pharmacy, to build critical capacity in the college’s new dual-degree program, offering a Doctor of Pharmacy and Master of Science in Nursing, with a Family Nurse Practitioner Certificate (PharmD/MSN/FNP Cert), which will enable graduates to diagnose, prescribe, and treat patients who cannot access care from a primary-care physician.