Dr. David HillDean of Pharmacy and Nutrition
Dr. Hill was appointed Dean of the College of Pharmacy and Nutrition in August 2009.
He received his education in pharmacy and business administration from the University of British Columbia. He also earned the Ed.D. from Brigham Young University. He is a Fellow of the Canadian Society of Hospital Pharmacists. Dr. Hill has been a hospital pharmacy director at two major hospitals in British Columbia. In 1988, he accepted an appointment in the Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences at the University of British Columbia and served as associate dean for external affairs from 1993 to 2002. From 2002 to 2006 he served as associate dean for administration and clinical affairs, and taught and conducted research in pharmacy practice, pharmaceutical policy, and bioethics at the School of Pharmacy at the University of Colorado at Denver and Health Sciences Center.
Dr. Hill was appointed executive director of the Canadian Council for Accreditation of Pharmacy Programs in 2006. He has been active in many academic, professional and voluntary organizations in Canada. He chairs the Blueprint for Pharmacy Task Force, a multi-organizational collaboration of national and provincial pharmacy organizations creating a strategic action plan for the future of the pharmacy profession in Canada.