Bradley Newell

  • Associate Chair - Pharmacy Practice
  • Director - PGY-1 Community-Based Pharmacy Residency (Dillons)
  • Clinical Assistant Professor
  • School of Pharmacy - Pharmacy Practice
  • Dept. of Family & Community Med., KU Med., Wichita
School of Pharmacy, Room 2331-F
University of Kansas, Wichita Campus
1010 N. Kansas
Wichita, KS 67214


  • Pharm.D, University of Kansas School of Pharmacy, Lawrence, KS
  • B.A., Computer Science, Southwestern College, Winfield, KS
  • B.S., Business and Computer Information Systems, Southwestern College, Winfield, KS


Professional Experience

  • University of Kansas School of Pharmacy, Clinical Assistant Professor
  • William Newton Memorial Hospital, Clinical Pharmacist
  • Preston Pharmacy: Long-Term Care, Clinical Consultant Pharmacist
  • Dillons Pharmacy, Patient Care Pharmacist
  • Walgreens Pharmacy, Pharmacy Manager & District MTM Clinical Leader


Bradley J. Newell is a double Board Certified Ambulatory Care and Geriatric Pharmacist with practice experience in the areas of community practice, hospital, ambulatory care, long-term care and currently in academia. Dr. Newell strives to provide quality patient care by working with a diverse healthcare team in a strategic effort to optimize the knowledge basis of other healthcare professionals while taking a clinical collaborative practice approach to ensure patients receive appropriate and optimal medications and treatments. He practices at the Ascension Medical Group Family Medicine Clinic on North Amidon in Wichita. His clinical and research interests include diabetes, primary care, and patient satisfaction. Dr. Newell is the Residency Program Director for the KU School of Pharmacy and Dillons Pharmacy PGY1 Community-Based Pharmacy Residency Program in Wichita. Dr. Newell holds a joint appointment with the Department of Family and Community Medicine with the KU School of Medicine - Wichita.

Professional Leadership & Service

  • American Society of Consultant Pharmacists
  • KS Chapter of the American Society of Consultant Pharmacists
  • American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy
  • American College of Clinical Pharmacy
  • American Society of Health-System Pharmacists
  • American Diabetes Association
  • American Pharmacist Association


Courses Taught

Core Pharm.D. Curriculum Courses:

  • PHPR 661 Pharmacotherapy I

Elective Pharm.D. Curriculum Courses (all 1 credit hour):

  • PHPR 522 Pharmacy-Based Travel Health Services - coordinator

PharmD Curriculum APPE Rotation

  • PHPR 604 Ambulatory Care Rotation

PGY1 Community-Based Pharmacy Residency Program Learning Experience

  • Ambulatory Care (Primary preceptor)
  • Teaching and Learning (Primary preceptor)
  • Professional Development & Research (Secondary Preceptor)


Selected Presentations

Pham J, Robertson A, Rohling B, Newell B, Braun T, Nuse C, Roberson S. Evaluation of Pharmacists’ and Pharmacy Technicians’ Knowledge of a Medication Synchronization Program. Poster presented at: American Society of Health-System Pharmacists 2018 Annual Meeting; 2018 Dec 5; Anaheim, CA.

Blehm B, Long B, Good R, Nguyen C, Newell B, Emerson R. Development of a Student Chapter of ASCP at the University of Kansas School of Pharmacy. Poster presented at: American Society of Consultant Pharmacist 2017 Annual Meeting; 2017 Nov 2-5; Kissimmee, FL.

“Across the Spectrum of Care: Transitions of Care Discussion Panel”. with Emily Prohaska, PharmD, BCACP, BCGP and Abby Hein, PharmD, KPhA Annual Meeting & Trade Show, Lawrence, KS, September 29th, 2017

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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.
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$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