TTUHSC School of Pharmacy


Office of Professional Affairs

Our Mission

The Office of Professional Affairs provides leadership and guidance in the development and promotion of career enhancing programs and employment opportunities for all students.  These programs are intended to develop and enhance professional attitudes and values, promote a supportive atmosphere for life-long learning and emphasize continued personal and professional development. 


Associate Dean Notturno-Strong

Debra Notturno-Strong, R.Ph., M.S.

Associate Dean for Professional Affairs

Associate Dean Strong earned her BS in Pharmacy from Massachusetts College of Pharmacy, her Master's in General Administration from Central Michigan University and Masters' degrees in Pharmacy Administration and Health Policy from University of the Sciences in Philadelphia. Originally from Ashland, Mass., Dean Strong retired from the United States Air Force after 24 years of service in the medical and pharmaceutical fields. She is married to her husband, Jay, and they have two children, Matthew and Alexandra. She enjoys Christian music, Internet shopping, NCAA and NFL Football. She also loves to cook!

Rebecca Perry

Rebecca Perry


Rebecca Perry was born and raised in Amarillo, Texas. She started working for the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center School of Pharmacy in October 1999 in the Student Services Department. In May 2007, she transferred to the Professional Affairs Department. Prior to her time with the SOP, Rebecca worked in the law enforcement area. She is the mother of two wonderful sons, Derek and Sean, and has two grandsons, Justin and JT. She enjoys gardening and outdoor activities and participates in Special Olympics with Sean.

Student Resources

Student Professional Conduct

Student Professional Leave

Annual White Coat Ceremonies

Student Organizations

Student Mentoring Program

Career Resources

Career and Intern Fairs

Please check back for more information

Career Development Resources

Alumni Resources

Upcoming Events

Distinguished Alumni

Networking with Alumni

For information about Texas Tech HSC School of Pharmacy Career Fairs and/or posting of position descriptions, please e-mail Debra Notturno-Strong.

Contact Information:

NameCampus/RoomPhone No.PositionEmail Address
Rebecca Perry AMA PAC 22C2 806-356-4031 x 235 Assistant to the Associate Dean of Professional Affairs Rebecca.Perry@TTUHSC.EDU
Debra Notturno-Strong, R.Ph., M.S. ABI 2619 325-696-0405 Associate Dean for Professional Affairs Debra.Notturno-Strong@TTUHSC.EDU

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