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McGivney Active with AACP Initiative and ACC Conferences

McGivney Active with AACP Initiative and ACC Conferences

May 17, 2018

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Community, Department of Pharmacy and Therapeutics, Faculty News, Residency Program, School News:

Associate Dean for Community Partnerships Melissa A. Somma McGivney, PharmD, FCCP, FAPhA  has been appointed by the American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy (AACP) to… Read More ›

Collaboration Between Pitt Schools Receives Grant

Collaboration Between Pitt Schools Receives Grant

May 15, 2018

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Alumni News, Department of Pharmacy and Therapeutics, Faculty News, School News:

PittPhamarcy Alumna Ashley Firm, PharmD ’14  from the Physician Assistant Studies Program, PittPharmacy faculty, Luke Berenbrok, PharmD ’13, MS and Lorin Grieve, PharmD ’14 were… Read More ›

Feturi Receives First Place in 2018 Best Poster Medical Device Category

Feturi Receives First Place in 2018 Best Poster Medical Device Category

May 10, 2018

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Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, School News:

Firuz Gamal Feturi, BS and PhD candidate was awarded first place for her poster presentation in the medical device category during the McGowan Research Retreat… Read More ›

Alumna Johnson Selected Walmart Scholars Program

Alumna Johnson Selected Walmart Scholars Program

May 8, 2018

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Alumni News, Faculty News, School News, Student News:

Recent PharmD graduate and new alumna Heather Johnson ’18 was selected for the Walmart Scholars Program.  Associate Professor Karen Pater, PharmD, BCPS, CDE, and Johnson… Read More ›

PittPharmacy Faculty Benedict and Team Honored for Outstanding Work in National Pharmacy Journal

PittPharmacy Faculty Benedict and Team Honored for Outstanding Work in National Pharmacy Journal

May 3, 2018

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Alumni News, Department of Pharmacy and Therapeutics, Faculty News, Residency Program, School News:

Associate Professor Neal Benedict and co-authors have been awarded the 2018 Rufus A. Lyman Award by the American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy. This award is presented… Read More ›

Cultural Program of the Year Awarded to PittPharmacy SNPhA

Cultural Program of the Year Awarded to PittPharmacy SNPhA

May 1, 2018

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Community, School News, Student News:

PittPharmacy’s Student National Pharmaceutical Association, (SNPhA), won the University of Pittsburgh Blue Stars Red Carpet Cultural Program of the Year Award for their Black History… Read More ›

APhA-ASP Chapter Wins the University of Pittsburgh Outstanding Program of the Year Award

APhA-ASP Chapter Wins the University of Pittsburgh Outstanding Program of the Year Award

April 24, 2018

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Community, School News, Student News:

  PittPharmacy’s  APhA-ASP chapter won the University of Pittsburgh Outstanding Program of the Year Award (under $7,500) for their efforts in Kidapalooza! The event, Kidapalooza,… Read More ›

PittPharmacy to Lead New Pharmacogenomics Center of Excellence

PittPharmacy to Lead New Pharmacogenomics Center of Excellence

April 23, 2018

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Alumni News, Center Clinical Pharmaceutical Sciences, Department of Pharmacy and Therapeutics, Faculty News, School News:

The University of Pittsburgh and Thermo Fisher Scientific have established a new Pharmacogenomics Center of Excellence in the School of Pharmacy that aims to discover… Read More ›

Feturi Published in Frontiers in Surgery

Feturi Published in Frontiers in Surgery

April 18, 2018

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Center Clinical Pharmaceutical Sciences, Clinical Pharmaceutical Scientist Program, Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Department of Pharmacy and Therapeutics, School News:

A manuscript from PittPharmacy graduate student Firuz Feturi titiled  “Mycophenolic acid for topical immunosuppression in vascularized composite allotransplantation: optimizing formulation and evaluation of bioavailability and… Read More ›

Jieni Xu Presents Anticancer Therapy Project at ACS Meeting

Jieni Xu Presents Anticancer Therapy Project at ACS Meeting

April 18, 2018

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Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Pharmacogenetics, School News:

PittPharmacy PhD candidate Jieni Xu  gave a podium presentation on her project “Pendent HDAC inhibitor SAHA derivatized polymer as a novel prodrug micellar carrier for… Read More ›