Department of Pharmacy and Therapeutics

PittPharmacy Achieves Merit Awards from APhA

PittPharmacy Achieves Merit Awards from APhA

May 22, 2018

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

  PittPharmacy’s research from the Community Leadership, Innovation, and Practice (CLIP) Center was recognized at the 2018 Annual Meeting & Exposition of the American Pharmacists… Read More ›

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 ›

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 ›

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 ›

Pruskowski Receives Palliative Care Research Grant

Pruskowski Receives Palliative Care Research Grant

March 5, 2018

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Department of Pharmacy and Therapeutics, School News:

Jennifer A. Pruskowski, PharmD, BCPS, BCGP, CPE led by Dr. Yael Schenker, MD, MAS, received a grant from the Palliative Care Research Cooperative Group.  The… Read More ›

Empey Receives University  2018 Chancellor’s Distinguished Teaching Award

Empey Receives University 2018 Chancellor’s Distinguished Teaching Award

February 26, 2018

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

Assistant Professor Philip E. Empey, PharmD, PhD is the recipient of the University of Pittsburgh 2018 Chancellor’s Distinguished Teaching Award. The award recognizes the considerable… Read More ›

Pringle Awarded Grant for Drug Monitoring Training

Pringle Awarded Grant for Drug Monitoring Training

February 22, 2018

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

Janice L. Pringle, PhD  received a grant from the Commonwealth of PA to help develop an educational curriculum and materials to train prescribers and dispensers… Read More ›

PittPharmacy’s Thorpe and Niznik Awarded Grant for Dementia Project

PittPharmacy’s Thorpe and Niznik Awarded Grant for Dementia Project

February 12, 2018

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

PittPharmacy Associate Professor Carolyn T. Thorpe, PhD, MPH and Graduate Student Joshua Niznik ’15  have been awarded a grant from the Patrick and Catherine Weldon… Read More ›