Preceptor Development Program (PDP)

The Preceptor Development Program supports pharmacists to be effective preceptors for students in the Doctor of Pharmacy (PharmD) program at the Leslie Dan Faculty of Pharmacy. The program provides preceptors with the skills, knowledge, and confidence to supervise pharmacy students during their Early Practice Experience (EPE) and Advanced Pharmacy Practice Experience (APPE) rotations.

Required and optional learning modules are available as online and in-person workshops.  Topics include:

  • Introduction to learning styles
  • Feedback
  • Learner in Difficulty
  • Making Learning Stick
  • Motivational Interviewing
  • Near Peer Teaching
  • Preceptor Roles and Responsibilities (New Preceptor Orientation)
  • Pharmaceutical Care Process
  • Tips for Assessment

Customized workshops for preceptors at your site are also available through the Preceptor Engagement Coordinator.

For more information, please contact




Updated: August 2019