Robert Gallagher

Assistant Professor by Courtesy
School of Pharmacy
Division of Pharmacy Practice

Pepper Hamilton, LLP 50th Floor 500 Grant Street Pittsburgh, PA 15219
Phone: 412.454.5018


J.D., Duquesne University, 2007
Pharm.D., Duquesne University, 2003

Dr. Gallagher is an Adjunct Professor at Duquesne's School of Pharmacy, and teaches several courses in the area of pharmacy law and ethics. He joined the School of Pharmacy faculty in 2008.

Dr. Gallagher is also a practicing attorney with Pepper Hamilton LLP, which is a multi-practice law firm with more than 500 lawyers nationally. The firm provides corporate, litigation and regulatory legal services to leading businesses, governmental entities, nonprofit organizations and individuals throughout the nation and the world.

Dr. Gallagher received his Doctor of Pharmacy from the School of Pharmacy in 2003. He received his Juris Doctor from the Duquesne School of Law in 2007. During law school, Dr. Gallagher worked as a licensed pharmacist for Rite Aid Pharmacy (formerly Brooks Eckerd Pharmacy). In 2007, he authored Pennsylvania Pharmacists Should No Longer Assume That They Have No Duty to Warn, which was published in the Duquesne Law Review (comment , 45 DUQ. L. REV. 59). Dr. Gallagher has also lectured extensively on federal and state laws relating to health care.