School News

SNPhA/NPhA Recognizes PittPharmacy Chapter

SNPhA/NPhA Recognizes PittPharmacy Chapter

August 20, 2018

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Alumni News, School News, Student News:

 Photo Above (L to R): Hager Mohamedein (Class of 2021), Olivia Fritz (Class of 2020), Louis Williams, PhD (PittPharmacy Alumnus), Martha Ndung’u (Class of 2019),… Read More ›

PittPharmacy  Ndung’u Honored with Diversity Award

PittPharmacy Ndung’u Honored with Diversity Award

August 20, 2018

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SNPhA Chapter President, Martha Ndung’u (Class of 2019) was honored with the Walgreens Chapter President Diversity Award at the July Student National Pharmaceutical Association/National Pharmaceutical… Read More ›

Hernandez Receives NIH Award for the Study of Anticoagulation Use in Atrial Fibrillation

Hernandez Receives NIH Award for the Study of Anticoagulation Use in Atrial Fibrillation

August 15, 2018

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

Assistant Professor Inmaculada Hernandez has received a career development award from the National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute. The objective of this research project is… Read More ›

ACCP Honors Pruskowski with 2018 New Clinical Practitioner Award

ACCP Honors Pruskowski with 2018 New Clinical Practitioner Award

August 8, 2018

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

Jennifer A. Pruskowski, PharmD, BCPS, BCGP, CPE  been selected as the recipient of the American College of Clinical Pharmacy 2018 New Clinical Practitioner Award. This… Read More ›

PittPharmacy Team Reports on Expanded Role of Pharmacy Technicians

PittPharmacy Team Reports on Expanded Role of Pharmacy Technicians

August 7, 2018

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

The University of Pittsburgh School of Pharmacy Community Leadership and Innovation in Practice (CLIP) Center partnered with NACDS to develop a report on the benefits… 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 ›

Potoski and Falcione Members of Center of Excellence for Antimicrobial Stewardship.

Potoski and Falcione Members of Center of Excellence for Antimicrobial Stewardship.

July 9, 2018

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

Faculty members Brian Potoski, PharmD, BCPS, Associate Director of the UPMC Antimicrobial Stewardship Program, and Associate Professor Bonnie Falcione, PharmD, BCPS (AQ-ID) received accolades in… Read More ›

Beumer Publishes First of White Paper Series on Oncology Drug Monitoring

Beumer Publishes First of White Paper Series on Oncology Drug Monitoring

July 5, 2018

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Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Faculty News, School News:

A Therapeutic Drug Monitoring standard completed by Jan H. Beumer, PharmD, PhD, DABT and endorsed by the International Association for Therapeutic Drug Monitoring has recently… Read More ›

Ayers Presents at American Geriatrics Society 2018 Annual Scientific Meeting

Ayers Presents at American Geriatrics Society 2018 Annual Scientific Meeting

July 2, 2018

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Residency Program, School News:

Gina Ayers, PharmD, a current  PGY2 Geriatric Pharmacy Resident at UPMC St. Margaret, presented her poster “Outpatient Medication Burden of Patients Prior to Hospital Death”… Read More ›