Novel Medicine Formulation Helps Injured Nerves Fire Again.

Novel Medicine Formulation Helps Injured Nerves Fire Again.

March 21, 2019

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Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Faculty News, School News, Student News:

Upper extremity nerve injuries are a common problem affecting more than 2% of trauma patients and leading to permanent disability. Full functional return after nerve… Read More ›

PittPharmacy Students Awarded at Skills Competition

PittPharmacy Students Awarded at Skills Competition

March 19, 2019

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PittPharmacy students Melanie Umbaugh and Jessica Mattox (Class of 2021) were awarded third place in the Kroger/Student National Pharmaceutical Association Clinical Skills Competition at the… Read More ›

Huryn Leads Pharm Sci in Prestigious AAAS

Huryn Leads Pharm Sci in Prestigious AAAS

March 13, 2019

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Donna M. Huryn, PhD was elected Chair-elect of the Pharmaceutical Sciences Section of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS). Her term began… Read More ›

Smithburger Receives ACCM Fellowship

Smithburger Receives ACCM Fellowship

March 7, 2019

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Pamela L. Smithburger, PharmD, MS, BCPS, BCCCP, FCCP, FCCM, was inducted as a Fellow of the American College of Critical Care Medicine at the Society… Read More ›

ASHP New Drug Update Competition Winners

ASHP New Drug Update Competition Winners

March 5, 2019

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PittPharmacy students Julia Heo and Varsh Prakasam (Class of 2020) were recently awarded second place in the ASHP New Drug Update Competition held fall of… Read More ›

PPA Educational Foundation Elects New Board Member

PPA Educational Foundation Elects New Board Member

February 26, 2019

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The Pennsylvania Pharmacists Association Educational Foundation recently elected Victoria Blake to a one year term as a student member of the Educational Foundation Board. The… Read More ›

An EPIC Pathway to Find New Drugs for Cancer

An EPIC Pathway to Find New Drugs for Cancer

February 21, 2019

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Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Faculty News, School News:

Assistant Professor Da Yang, MD, PhD, received a grant from American Cancer Society (ACS) titled “The regulation of cell cycle by long non-coding RNA in breast… Read More ›

Alum Chris Antypas Highlighted in Consumer Reports

Alum Chris Antypas Highlighted in Consumer Reports

February 13, 2019

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PittPharmacy Alum Chris Antypas ’09 was recently featured in the Consumer Reports article “Get More from Your Pharmacy” discussing value and personalized approach of independent… Read More ›

Nolin Leading Medication Therapy Management in NIH Funded Study of Patients with Chronic Kidney Disease

Nolin Leading Medication Therapy Management in NIH Funded Study of Patients with Chronic Kidney Disease

February 12, 2019

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Thomas D. Nolin, PharmD (’99), PhD (’03), is collaborating with investigators from PittMed and Vanderbilt University on a 5-year NIH grant to evaluate the effectiveness… Read More ›

Venkataramanan Awarded Research Grants

Venkataramanan Awarded Research Grants

February 6, 2019

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Professor Raman Venkataramanan, PhD has been awarded two United Health Care sponsored research projects. In the first project, Venkataramanan, working with Dr. Abhi Humar, Director… Read More ›