Jessica Bates

Jessica Bates

  • Assistant Director of Experiential Education
  • Clinical Assistant Professor
  • School of Pharmacy - Pharmacy Practice
School of Pharmacy, Room 1001A
University of Kansas
2010 Becker Dr.
Lawrence. KS 66047


  • PGY1 Residency, Community Pharmacy, UNC Eschelman School of Pharmacy, Chapel Hill, NC
  • Pharm.D., University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS


Jessica Bates is a board-certified pharmacotherapy specialist with practice experience in ambulatory care and community settings. Prior to joining KU, she served as preceptor for the Balls Foods Stores community residency program. She is a Clinical Coordinator for the Pharmacy Skills Laboratory.

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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.
—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