Barbara L. Woods

School of Pharmacy - Pharmacy Practice
Clinical Assistant Professor
Primary office:
School of Pharmacy Building
Room 2001G
The University of Kansas
2010 Becker Drive
Lawrence, KS 66047-1620


Clinical Assistant Professor Barbara Woods earned her B.S. Pharm. from the University of Kansas School of Pharmacy and completed a M.A. in Curriculum and Instruction with an emphasis in health services administration from KU School of Education. She also serves as director of the Multicultural Pharmacy Scholars Program for the School of Pharmacy. Her primary teaching responsibilities are Pharmacy Law and Professional Ethics.

Teaching Interests

  • Pharmacy law
  • Clinical ethics
  • Cultural Competency

Courses and Rotations

  • Pharmacy Law
  • Professional Ethics

Professional Leadership and Service

  • University Human Subjects Committee, Lawrence campus (Investigational Review Board)
  • University and Faculty Senate
  • University Core Curriculum Committee, School of Pharmacy representative

Selected Publications

  • Martin-Hamon A, Woods B, Villeneuve P. Pharmacy Students in the Art Museum: Lessons Learned from an Unlikely Collaboration. A Handbook for Academic Museums. Edited by Stefanie S. Jandl and Mark S. Gold. 2012. 462-489.

2nd among all schools of pharmacy in National Institutes of Health funding
Brings more than $20 million in external funding into the state each year
7 of 19 cancer drugs formulated through the National Cancer Institute were developed at the KU School of Pharmacy
3,000 free flu shots given to Kansans in need during the past 5 years
4,000 living alumni, 63 percent of them living and working in Kansas
KU pharmacists practice in 95 of Kansas’ 105 counties
20th among public schools of pharmacy.
—U.S. News & World Report
$20.2 million NIH research grant earned by Distinguished Professor Jeff Aubé was 2nd largest in Kansas history
100 percent placement after graduation for KU Pharm.D. students
Established in 1885 as the 1st professional program at KU