Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences

Venkataramanan Awarded Research Grants

Venkataramanan Awarded Research Grants

February 6, 2019

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Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Faculty News, School News:

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 ›

Beumer Elected Co-Chair  National Cancer Institute IDSC Program

Beumer Elected Co-Chair National Cancer Institute IDSC Program

January 10, 2019

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Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Faculty News, School News:

PittPharmacy Associate Professor Jan Beumer, PharmD, PhD, DABT was elected co-chair of The National Cancer Institute Investigational  Drug Steering Committee Phase 1 Program. The National… Read More ›

Kiesel Awarded CTSI Fellowship

Kiesel Awarded CTSI Fellowship

December 13, 2018

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Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, School News:

 Graduate Student Brian Kiesel, MS received a pre-doctoral fellowship award from the Clinical and Translational Sciences Institute (CTSI) at the University of Pittsburgh. This is… Read More ›

Wen Xie Presents at International Conference

Wen Xie Presents at International Conference

October 31, 2018

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Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Faculty News, School News:

PittPharmacy Professor Wen Xie, MD, PhD was an invited speaker and session chair at the 22nd Microsomes and Drug Oxidations (MDO) Meeting in Kanazawa, Japan,… Read More ›

Yang Receives NIH Grant for Cancer Research

Yang Receives NIH Grant for Cancer Research

September 24, 2018

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Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Faculty News, School News:

Da Yang, MD, PhD was awarded an NIH grant to study how a newly discovered gene (EPIC1) links to the breast cancer onset and progression.… Read More ›

PittPharmacy Graduate Students Receive Grants

PittPharmacy Graduate Students Receive Grants

September 5, 2018

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

  Katherine Eichinger, MS, PharmD (photo left) was recently selected to receive a NIH Loan Repayment (LRP) award for Pediatric Research through the National Institute… Read More ›

Shilpa Sant Receives Cancer Research Grant for Development of Biomimetic Tissue Engineered Technologies

Shilpa Sant Receives Cancer Research Grant for Development of Biomimetic Tissue Engineered Technologies

September 4, 2018

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Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Faculty News, School News:

PittPharmacy faculty member Shilpa Sant, PhD has received an award from the National Cancer Institute, (NIH) entitled “Three-dimensional organoid models to study breast cancer progression.”… Read More ›

PharmD Student Casal Awarded STARS Grant

PharmD Student Casal Awarded STARS Grant

August 28, 2018

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Center Clinical Pharmaceutical Sciences, Clinical Pharmaceutical Scientist Program, Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, School News, Student News:

Morgan Casal (Class of 2019) was awarded the Kidney STARS (Students and Residents) travel grant from the American Society of Nephrology (ASN) to attend ASN… Read More ›

Poloyac and McDermott Receive NIH Grant for New Drug Discovery in Pediatric Cardiac Arrest

Poloyac and McDermott Receive NIH Grant for New Drug Discovery in Pediatric Cardiac Arrest

July 18, 2018

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Center Clinical Pharmaceutical Sciences, Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Faculty News, School News:

        PittPharmacy faculty members Samuel M. Poloyac, PharmD, PhD and Lee A. McDermott, PhD, MBA have received a grant from the National Institute for… Read More ›

American Geriatrics Society Awards Niznik Twice

American Geriatrics Society Awards Niznik Twice

July 11, 2018

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

PittPharmacy graduate student Joshua Niznik, PharmD  was recently awarded two major awards at the American Geriatrics Society (AGS) Annual Meeting in Orlando, Florida. Niznik was… Read More ›